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Industrial Millwright

Freeport, IL 61032

Posted: 05/02/2024 Industry: General Labor Job Number: RC845254105 Pay Rate: $70,000.00 / year

Job Description


STS Staffing is working with an industry leader to fill immediate, direct-placement, position for an Industrial Millwright in Freeport, IL. You’ll provide mechanical work, maintenance, rebuild services, and on-going repairs to the various machines in the plant. Manufactures or fabricates parts, fits keys, lays out centerlines & assemblies per drawings, sketches, specs and written or verbal instructions. This opportunity comes with great pay and benefits.

Shift - 2nd shift

Pay - $24.46 - $33.91

Job Summary: The major function of this position is to provide mechanical work, maintenance, rebuild services, and on-going repairs to the various machines in the plant. Manufactures or fabricates parts, fits keys, lays out centerlines & assemblies per drawings, sketches, specs and written or verbal instructions.

Makes file-fits, drills, taps and reams holes, fits bearings, aligns bed plates, housings, rolls, line shafts, gears, couplings, etc. using levels, scales dial indicators, feeler gauges, plumb bobs, radius gauges, etc.

Dismantles equipment to remove defective parts, either functional or structural, and examines parts to determine cause of failure.

Adjusts functional parts and replaces defective parts of machines and devices. Knowledge of tolerances for minimum/maximum clearance, interference fits, etc. Installs, relocates and removes machinery using hoists, cranes, beams, scaffolds, blocking, trucks, jacks, chain bocks, etc. after determining the best and safest method of shifting, positioning, lifting and transporting. Knowledge & use of welding equipment, both electrical and gas. Knowledge & use of gas burning torch equipment. Knowledge use of all craft power tools such as pedestals or bench grinders, saws, drill presses, etc.

Knowledge of and capable of repairing powerhouse machinery such as boilers, compressors, and all auxiliary equipment. Must be able to read & interpret piping layout and control schematic drawings for the machines and systems.

Qualifications: High School Diploma and or general education (GED); and/or equivalent combination of education, training, and experience that performs the essential functions of this position.

Must be thoroughly proficient in mechanical skills. Must be able to weld ferrous and non-ferrous metals.

3-5 years’ of Millwright experience preferred. 

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