Journeyman Millwright

Main Duties: 

  • Read blueprints, diagrams and schematic drawings to determine work procedures 
  • Install, align, dismantle and move stationary industrial machinery and mechanical equipment, such as pumps, fans, tanks, conveyors, furnaces and generators according to layouts plans using hand and power tools 
  • Operate hoisting and lifting devices such as cranes, jacks and tractors to position machinery and parts during the installation, set up and repair of machinery 
  • Inspect and examine machinery and equipment to detect and investigate irregularities and malfunctions 
  • Install, troubleshoot and maintain power transmission, vacuum, hydraulic and pneumatic systems, and programmable logic controls 
  • Adjust machinery and repair or replace defective parts 
  • Operate machine tools such as lathes and grinders to fabricate parts required during overhaul, maintenance or set-up of machinery 
  • Clean lubricate and perform other routine maintenance work on machinery 
  • Construct foundations for machinery or direct other workers to construct foundations 
  • Assemble machinery and equipment to installation using hand and power tools and welding equipment.
  • Engage in the initial installation of the industrial plant machinery and equipment. 

Safety: 
Knowing and understanding the requirements of OH&S 
•Knowing, understanding, communicating and ensuring compliance with the OH&S, and company safety policies and procedures 
•Attend mandatory safety tailgate meetings 
•Ensuring completion of initial safety and hazard assessments 
•Participating in safety/incident investigations 
•Ensuring that vehicle and equipment checks are carried out  

Employment Requirements: 
Completion of secondary school  
Red Seal Certification 
Clean Drivers abstract is required
Safety tickets