Operate waste incinerator


Operate a type of furnace which is used for the burning of waste, and which may facilitate energy recovery, compliant with regulations.

Alternative labels

tending waste incinerator
waste incinerator tending
tend waste incinerator
operating waste incinerator
waste incinerator operating

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Relationships with occupations

Essential skill

Operate waste incinerator is an essential skill of the following occupations:

Incinerator operator: Incinerator operators tend incineration machines which burn refuse and waste. They ensure the equipment is maintained, and that the incineration process occurs in accordance with safety regulations for the incineration of waste.

Optional skill

Operate waste incinerator is optional for these occupations. This means knowing this skill may be an asset for career advancement if you are in one of these occupations.




  1. Operate waste incinerator – ESCO


Last updated on September 20, 2022