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Millwright - Amanda Park, WA

Company: Alta Forest Products LLC
Location: Aberdeen
Posted on: March 18, 2023

Job Description:

The main responsibilities of a millwright are to keep the mill running, fix any break down, and maintain machinery to prevent break down. In addition, millwrights may work on larger projects such as repairing and maintaining cylinders, belts, conveyors, chains, motors, and valves, and fabricating new equipment.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities

Practices safe behavior at all times
Fixes and maintains machinery
Completes welding where necessary
Provides carpentry work where needed
Performs preventative maintenance on machines
Maintains good housekeeping
Reads blueprints and schematic drawings to determine work procedures
Dismantles machines
Moves machinery and equipment
Assembles and installs equipment such as shafting, and conveyors
Constructs foundation for machines
Aligns machines and equipment
Assembles machines, and bolts, welds, rivets, or otherwise fastens them to foundation or other structures.
Repairs and lubricates machines and equipment
Other duties as assigned

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

High School Diploma or GED
Previous experience in related position through a combination of education and related work
Strong knowledge of preventive maintenance programs and work order systems
Able to analyze and troubleshoot mechanical issues through data analytics, intuition, and experience.
Effectively able to communicate through written and verbal forms of communication
Ability to read and interpret documents like safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, manuals, and blueprints
Ability to perform basic mathematical equations

Work Environment:While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently exposed to work near moving mechanical parts; work in high, precarious places; outdoor weather conditions; extreme cold (non-weather); extreme heat (non-weather) and risk of electrical shock. The employee is occasionally exposed to wet or humid conditions (non-weather) and vibration. The noise level in the work environment is usually loud.
The employee must regularly lift and /or move up to 10 pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to 25 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel and reach with hands and arms. The employee is frequently required to stand; walk; climb or balance and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee is occasionally required to sit.
Alta Forest Products is an equal opportunity employer. It considers all applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion or creed, gender, disability, marital status, familial status, age, sexual orientation, and gender identity. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Keywords: Alta Forest Products LLC, Tacoma , Millwright - Amanda Park, WA, Other , Aberdeen, Washington

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