Prepare kiln firebox


Prepare the firebox and give indications to other workers on lighting fires.

Alternative labels

preparing of kiln firebox
kiln firebox preparing
preparing kiln firebox
get kiln firebox ready
getting kiln firebox ready

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Relationships with occupations

Essential skill

Prepare kiln firebox is an essential skill of the following occupations:

Kiln firer: Kiln firers operate kilns in order to fire decorations or glazes. They determine the level and uniformity of oven temperature, regulate the temperature, and give directions to a helper in preparing firebox and lighting fires.

Optional skill

Prepare kiln firebox 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.

Clay kiln burner: Clay kiln burners bake clay products such as brick, sewer pipe or tiles using periodic or tunnel kilns. They regulate valves, observe thermometers, watch for fluctuations, and maintain the kilns.




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Last updated on September 20, 2022