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9 Aug 2018

Placement Agency Permanent Millwright

Drake International – Posted by Karin Donahue Hamilton, Ontario, Canada

Job Description

The position of millwright is responsible for preparing all of the necessary equipment needed to lift the various cargos safely. This position is also responsible for performing inspections, and making adjustments as well as replacements as needed.  The millwright’s position will be supporting the operations team to make sure that everyone has what they need to make sure operations run smoothly.


  • Conduct preventative inspections of all equipment
  • Monitor the hours of use on the equipment
  • Adjust, repair and replace any defective parts or components
  • Test the repaired equipment to make sure it is working properly
  • Determine the need to replace equipment
  • Act as a first responder for emergencies
  • Assist the operational staff in the event of emergencies during operation
  • Write inspection and maintenance reports
  • Ensure that the equipment is available and in good working order for the workers prior to commencement of operations
  • Fueling equipment during operations
  • Preparing requisitions through the computer system
  • Monitoring orders placed
  • Keeping track of parts and tools

We are looking for candidates with the following skills and qualifications for the Millwright position:

  • Must have a trade certificate in construction or machinery mechanics
  • Ability to interpret detailed maintenance manuals
  • Previous conveyor belt maintenance
  • Able to read plans for the machines
  • Previous experience as a construction site machinery mechanic
  • Attention to detail and regulations
  • Excellent problem solving skills
  • Able to work overtime, evenings and weekends
  • Must have reliable transportation

Are you an experienced Millwright looking for a new opportunity and have all of the above skills

How to Apply

Please send your resume to the attention of Karin at You can also come to our office at 25 Main Street West, Suite 101 in Hamilton with your resume, 2 work related references and 2 pieces of ID.

Job Categories: Maintenance. Job Types: Placement Agency Permanent. Salaries: Competetive Wages.

Job expires in 23 days.

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