Industrial Millwright

Industrial Millwrights in the Maintenance Department primary focus is to ensure that all of the machines and equipment are operational at all times.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  1. Measure, cut and install hangers using hand tools and ladders.
  2. Perform arc welding, MIG welding, TIG welding and oxyacetylene cutting.
  3. Align machines and equipment, using hoists, jacks, hand tools, squares, rules, micrometers and plumb bobs.
  4. Install handrails and ladders.
  5. Repair pumps, motors, and gearboxes.
  6. Install supports for pipe and blowers.
  7. Perform all welding repairs using arc and mig.
  8. Install air blowers to increase air conveyance of products.
  9. Replace electrical motors, change gears, pulleys, and belts.
  10. Operate the rigging equipment and dollies to place heavy machinery and part.
  11. Use of torches, limit welding, and use of different saws for cutting metals.
  12. Work with outside vendors and contractors for repairs and projects.
  13. Install and remove bearings, head and tail pulleys, motors, gearboxes, and pumps.
  14. Assist millwrights and electricians when necessary.
  15. Maintain machinery and assist millwrights with rebuilding and maintaining rotating and reciprocating equipment.
  16. Work on CNC, break press and use of a plasma torch.
  17. Assist in plumbing, HVAC, and carpentry.
  18. Perform welding and cutting processes
  19. Configure layout of grain bins, such as placement of unloading augers, side draws, and doors.
  20. Repair aluminum castings
  21. Assist PLC programmers with program requirements and troubleshooting maintenance decisions to prevent and reduce downtime.
  22. Program base settings in a PLC control CNC and verify base settings function prior to loading program to manufacture parts.


  • Formal education as a Millwright from an accredited post-secondary institution
  • At least 2 years’ experience in an industrial environment
  • Skilled in the installation, repair, and maintenance of all types of equipment and components
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong time management skills, and ability to prioritize and multi-task
  • Ability to work independently and in teams