Construction Millwrights

(NOC 7311)

Career Description

Construction millwrights maintain and repair equipment after installation. They read diagrams and schematic drawings to determine work procedures and install stationary industrial machinery and mechanical equipment. They also operate hoisting and lifting devices to position machinery and parts during the installation, set-up and repair of machinery.

Duties May Include

They may also be required to:

Inspect, clean, repair and maintain machinery.

Operate machine tools such as lathes and grinders to fabricate parts for overhaul, maintenance or set-up of machinery.

Construct foundations for machinery or direct other workers to construct foundations.

Examples of Titles

Construction Millwright
Maintenance Millwright
Millwright Apprentice

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Modified on April 06, 2022