Journeyman Millwright

Crude Energy Services Inc - Fort McMurray, AB (30+ days ago)

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Industrial mechanics (millwrights) install, maintain, repair and troubleshoot stationary industrial machinery and mechanical equipment in sites such as factories, production plants and recreational facilities.

On a typical job industrial mechanics (millwrights):

  • read diagrams and schematic drawings and service manuals to determine work procedures,
  • operate rigging equipment and dollies to place heavy machinery and parts,
  • fit bearings, align gears and shafts, attach motors, and connect couplings and belts to precise tolerances,
  • align and test equipment, and make any necessary adjustments,
  • perform predictive and operational procedures,
  • repair or replace defective parts,
  • service and repair hydraulic and pneumatic systems, and
  • may do some tack welding (a weld that is adequate in size to temporarily hold components in place until it can be completely welded by a registered apprentice welder or a journeyman welder) and fabrication as well as maintain an inventory of replacement parts.
  • Skills and Abilities
  • This trade is most rewarding for those who enjoy variety, security and doing precision work with machinery and equipment.

To be successful in their trade, industrial mechanics (millwrights) must have:

  • strength, stamina and the use of proper lifting techniques required for handling items weighing up to 25 kilograms,
  • good coordination and manual dexterity,
  • the ability to visualize a layout by looking at plans and prints,
  • the ability to comprehend and trouble-shoot mechanical systems, and
  • the ability to get along with and supervise the work of others.

Job Types: Full-time, Casual

Salary: $40.00 - $65.00 per hour


  • Extended Health Care


  • 10 Hour Shift


  • Millwright: 5 years (Preferred)


  • Millwright (Preferred)

Work remotely:

  • Temporarily due to COVID-19