What a Millwright Does

A Millwright installs and performs maintenance on all types of machinery, performs tasks necessary to prepare machinery for use in production, and installs all types of overhead conveyors (monorails and belt conveyors). A Millwright works from blueprints and uses all types of tools including optical and precision tools. A Millwright also works in a wide variety of industrial and commercial facilities.

Working Conditions
A Millwright should be in good physical condition as there is a lot of lifting, carrying, pushing or pulling, crouching, reaching and using hands.

Apprentice Wage Range: $16,400 - $36,900
Journeyman Wage Range: $41,000 - $51,500

For More Information Contact:
Millwrights Local 1029 JAC (800) 858-1711