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Company: West Fraser
Location: Huttig
Posted on: August 6, 2022

Job Description:

Our Millwright position is a key player in a company-wide continuous improvement effort through daily use of troubleshooting, and predictive and preventative maintenance strategies. As a member of this high-performing team, you will be responsible for working safely with all machinery within the mill. What you will do:

  • Repair and maintain industrial equipment to include conveying systems, major machine centers such as debarkers, canters, gang saws, and edgers
  • Able to read and understand drawings and printed instructions
  • Must be 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 the 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 tools
  • Assemble and install equipment, using hand tools and power tools
  • Layout mounting holes, using measuring instruments, and drill holes with a power drill
  • Replace defective parts of a 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 Required skills and experience you will need:
    • Must have cutting torch experience (Oxygen/Acetylene)
    • Must have welding experience (GMAW and SMAW)
    • Must be safety oriented and comply with ZES
    • Be willing to work rotating shifts, overtime and to be on-call to support 24/7 operations
      • Must have 3 years of Millwright work experience in Industrial/Manufacturing environment
      • Must have High School Diploma or GED
      • Must successfully complete a pre-employment drug screen, physical, and background check.

Keywords: West Fraser, Shreveport , Millwright, Other , Huttig, Louisiana

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