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Lime Sludge Kiln Operator

Tend gas- or oil-fired kilns that burn lime sludges to recover limes.

What does a Lime Sludge Kiln Operator do?

Tends gas- or oil-fired kiln that burns lime sludge to recover lime: Turns panel controls to adjust burner and flow of sludge into kiln according to temperature gauges. Starts conveyor that carries lime from kiln to hopper of slaking machine. May tend washers and filters that remove cooking liquor from sludge before it is burned.