Millwright

Date Posted: November 4, 2020

Deadline: June 5, 2020

Organization: West Fraser Timber Company

Location: Newberry

City: Newberry

Website: View Website

Job Type: Full Time

Wages/Salary: West Fraser offers competitive benefits including, medical, dental, life insurance, disability, and 401-k savings plans. WF also provides off site training to improve skills & pay. West Fraser provides off-site training so that employees can progress through training levels to increase their pay up to $10 more/hr. Minimum of $21.95/hr. to $25.00/hr. starting

Requirements:
  • Must have High School Diploma or higher

  • Requires own basic tools
  • Safety orientated and comply with ZES

  • Prefer minimum two years verifiable work experience as a Millwright

  • Welding experience (GMAW and/or SMAW)

  • Cutting Torch experience (Oxygen/Acetylene)

  • Must be able to work night/day shift

  • Successfully complete pre-employment drug screen, physical, reference check and background check

Job Description:

Required skills:

  • Repair and maintain industrial equipment to include conveying systems, major machine centers such as debarkers, canters, gang saws, and edgers, planers, & other production equipment.
  • Able to read and understand drawings and printed instructions

  • A self-starter who can work safely under high pressure situations

  • Possess basic understanding in line ups of pumps, sheaves, sprockets, machine centers

  • Must be able to move machinery and equipment, using hoists, dollies, rollers, and trucks

  • Adjust tension on nuts and bolts, or position parts, using hand tools and measuring instruments, to set specified clearances between moving and stationary parts

  • Align machines and equipment, using hoists, jacks, hand tools, squares, rules, micrometers, and plumb bobs

  • Assemble and install equipment, using hand tools and power tools

  • Lay out mounting holes, using measuring instruments, and drill holes with power drill

  • Replace defective parts of machine or adjust clearances and alignment of moving parts

  • Level bedplate and establish centerline, using straightedge, levels, and transit

  • Dismantle machines, using hammers, wrenches, crowbars, and other hand tools

  • Attach moving parts and subassemblies to basic assembly unit, using hand tools and power tools

Schedule:
Application Process:
Apply on company website.

All persons meeting that criteria above are encouraged to apply, however, only those individuals selected for an interview will be contacted. Applications will not be accepted at the location.
Employer Address:

3287 College St.
Newberry, SC 29108
United States

Our organization does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, or disability.