Millwright Mechanic Job Description

Millwright Mechanic Job Description

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Millwright mechanic provides technical advice and support for the safe, compliant, reliable, and efficient operation of rotating equipment, including compressor engines, compressor frames, generators, motors, and pumps;.

Millwright Mechanic Duties & Responsibilities

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Sample responsibilities for this position include:

Under direction of Leader/Supervisor follow specific instructions and standard trade practices to obtain tools, material and equipment for carrying out work assignments on mechanical systems, control devices and related equipment
Perform component installation, system maintenance and repair work as assigned and carry out preventive maintenance and service as required
Assist others responsible for complex installation, overhaul and repair projects in preparing materials and operating equipment
Install or modify equipment according to project specifications
Apply Good Manufacturing Practices and follow QCMS procedures
Utilize SAP to order parts and materials
Answer trouble calls, performs scheduled and non-scheduled inspections, adjustments, repairs, , in accordance with diagram or drawing specifications, manuals or other instructions
Work as part of a team to troubleshoot and repair equipment, including disassembling and reassembling machinery, overhauling gearboxes, and replacing bearings
Respond to equipment breakdown
Troubleshoot, repair, and maintain equipment and processes for raw materials through to finished goods

Millwright Mechanic Qualifications

Qualifications for a job description may include education, certification, and experience.

Licensing or Certifications for Millwright Mechanic

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Education for Millwright Mechanic

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Employers hiring for the millwright mechanic job most commonly would prefer for their future employee to have a relevant degree such as Associate and High School Degree in Technical, Industrial, Associates, Education, Industrial Technology, Technology, Fashion, Electronics, Engineering Technology, Graduate

Skills for Millwright Mechanic

Desired skills for millwright mechanic include:

Centrifugal compressor
Hydraulic reading and IRD reading
Machine shop equipment
Reciprocal compressor
Reverse alignment steam turbines
Computers and be able to learn programs necessary to carry out job functions
Use of tools and machinery
Computerized maintenance management software
PC’s and Microsoft Office Suite

Desired experience for millwright mechanic includes:

Must have a current Oregon Limited Maintenance Electrician’s License (LME)
At least two (2) years of mechanical maintenance experience, millwright, pipe fitting, and/or welding, in an industrial environment
Experience troubleshooting issues and making repairs on bearings, chains, sprockets, gearboxes, conveyors
Work overtime with last minute notification
Work holidays and/or weekends
Operate or work in industrial conditions

Millwright Mechanic Examples


Millwright Mechanic Job Description

Job Description Example
Our growing company is looking for a millwright mechanic. To join our growing team, please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications.
Responsibilities for millwright mechanic
  • Fabricate parts within specifications
  • Support and complete scheduled maintenance tasks
  • Support and actively participate in continuous improvement activities and projects
  • Ensures accurate documentation and records of all duties as listed in primary focus by use of programs such as Maximo, eSource, Lotus Notes and Safe Work Permits
  • Applies excellent interpersonal skills with internal staff, external departments and customers to ensure that all maintenance and repair of mechanical equipment is carried out safely and efficiently
  • Is familiar and complies with the guidelines and procedures set out in the various company manuals
  • All mechanical work is prioritized to ensure the operation of our pipeline continues as required by Control Centre Operations
  • By possessing a thorough knowledge of piping, valve configuration, and procedures for public safety the Senior Mechanical Technologist may assume the role of First Responder to Pipeline, Station and Terminal emergencies and be involved in all phases of response, including securing the site, containment and clean-up
  • Maintain Company tools and equipment assigned on-call vehicle in safe working condition
  • Call-in and coordinate outside repairs if needed
Qualifications for millwright mechanic
  • Licensed and Certified Journeyman classification or equivalent Military Occupational Skill (MOS)
  • Ability to work overtime and rotating shifts if and when required
  • Must work strictly in compliance with all Health and Safety regulations
  • Must be able to lift and move 50 pounds
  • Must be able to spend long hours on feet
  • Trade Ticket Required

Millwright Mechanic Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is searching for experienced candidates for the position of millwright mechanic. We appreciate you taking the time to review the list of qualifications and to apply for the position. If you don’t fill all of the qualifications, you may still be considered depending on your level of experience.
Responsibilities for millwright mechanic
  • Mentor and train lesser trained team members and assist in their advancement
  • Weld, Pipe fit
  • Perform routine inspections, testing, and checklists for preventative maintenance and down time minimization
  • Work with a wide variety of precision tools such as veneer calipers, micrometers, dial indicators, levels, gauge blocks and optical and laser alignment tooling
  • Consistently demonstrate safety as the highest priority and perform all duties in accordance with safety rules and regulations
  • Schedule and perform complex preventative and predictive maintenance functions
  • Schedule and perform complex equipment repairs
  • Perform general fabrication and machinist work
  • Troubleshoot problems as necessary
  • Take elective cross training
Qualifications for millwright mechanic
  • 5-10 years experience in an industrial or manufacturing environment, equipment installations, equipment maintenance, construction, fabrication, or supporting service
  • Basic Plus Safety Training
  • OSHA Hazardous Material training a plus
  • Must be willing to work outdoors in inclement weather conditions for extended periods in 12 hour shifts
  • Learn to read and understand measurement tools such as dial indicators, micrometers
  • Learn to read and understand P&ID’s, electrical schematic, mechanical drawings

Millwright Mechanic Job Description

Job Description Example
Our innovative and growing company is looking for a millwright mechanic. To join our growing team, please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications.
Responsibilities for millwright mechanic
  • Communicate with operators about maintenance items (handoff meeting, work orders)
  • Assure adequate spare parts and components exist for repair
  • Other duties as assigned by Shift Supervisor, Maintenance Supervisor, and Plant Superintendent
  • Executes maintenance work as assigned by the Maintenance Foreman on all plant equipment including pumps, compressors, agitators and blowers, packaging equipment, relief valves, piping and valves, heat exchangers
  • Work with various maintenance staff, electrical staff, operations staff and
  • Contractors in a team environment
  • Contribute to the overall plant safety by participating in plant safety training and
  • Hazard detection
  • Participate with maintenance team members in an on-call rotation for repairs as
  • Required during off hours
Qualifications for millwright mechanic
  • Must be able to pass hands on demonstrated skill test and written tests
  • Learn to use metal tools such as gas torches, welding machines, band saw, etc
  • Learn to use metal tools such as gas torches, welding machines, band saw, drills, threading machines
  • Willingness to work rotating shifts (days, afternoons, nights)
  • Willingness to work weekends as prescribed by the schedule
  • Mechanic experience in an industrial setting

Millwright Mechanic Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is growing rapidly and is hiring for a millwright mechanic. Thank you in advance for taking a look at the list of responsibilities and qualifications. We look forward to reviewing your resume.
Responsibilities for millwright mechanic
  • Initiative or performance without supervision
  • Maintaining industrial machinery and mechanical equipment and components
  • Works from specifications and complex drawings, manuals, verbal/written instructions
  • Maintains and continuously improves upon knowledge of all processes and equipment within their area of responsibility
  • Performs maintenance on pumps (centrifugal and positive displacement), steam turbines, compressors (centrifugal and positive displacement), gearboxes (parallel shaft and right angle drive), hydraulic and pneumatic cylinders, process loading arms, fans and blowers and drive systems associated with the equipment
  • Familiar with the basic shop tools such as drill presses, bench grinders, hydraulic presses and hand tools used to work on equipment
  • Follows guidelines and procedures to ensure that equipment is working in a safe and reliable manner
  • Participates in programs to ensure plant cleanliness
  • Works with engineers and contractors to plan and implement installation of new equipment or systems
  • Communicates directly with operations and warehouse to coordinate maintenance repair work
Qualifications for millwright mechanic
  • CNC, robotics, laser, high-speed presses and automation experience preferred
  • Proficient welding, machining and fabricating skills preferred
  • Demonstrated proficiency in utilization of computer software and website interfaces
  • Must possess or be willing and capable of learning and utilizing secondary maintenance skills such as pipefitting, machinist
  • Experience with equipment associated with a pulp and paperboard operations such as pumps, laser alignment, gearboxes, bearings, motors
  • Four years' experience working in the Mechanic Millwright repair field

Millwright Mechanic Job Description

Job Description Example
Our growing company is searching for experienced candidates for the position of millwright mechanic. If you are looking for an exciting place to work, please take a look at the list of qualifications below.
Responsibilities for millwright mechanic
  • Safe maintenance and repair of mechanical rotating equipment
  • Proper handling and installation of mechanical seals
  • Interpretation of mechanical deisgns and maintenance manuals
  • Use of a wide variety of hand, portable, and stationary power tools
  • Demonstrate root cause analysis approach to failures and generate reports accordingly
  • Work on research and mechanical equipment
  • Assembling, installing, aligning, maintaining, repairing, troubleshooting, inspecting, dismantling and moving research equipment
  • Other tasks that are performed in this trade may include welding, cutting and machining as required
  • Work with a wide variety of tools
  • Handling of general facility maintenance
Qualifications for millwright mechanic
  • Five years’ experience in mechanical work, installing and repairing complex machines and mechanical equipment – lathe, mill, CNC machines
  • Precision maintenance skills/certification
  • Five + years industrial experience in their craft, hydraulics experience
  • Journeyman Certificate in Mechanical Field
  • Minimum 2 - 5 years experience in an industrial field
  • Possesses essential computer skills to work with existing and developing programs such as Maximo, MS Office, Webcad, Lotus Notes, eSource, and a variety of equipment analysis interfaces and dataloggers

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