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Maintenance/Millwright Apprentice

QPS Employment Group Halltown, WV

  • Posted: November 15, 2021
  • $18 to $20 Hourly
  • Full-Time

Position Title: Maintenance/Millwright Apprentice

Wage: $18.00-$20.00 per hour

Shift: 1st

Hours: 7:00am-3:30pm

Work for a premier industry in paperboard manufacturing. We are seeking Millwright Apprentice's in the Maintenance Department. Mechanics are expected to lead and execute a wide variety of projects involving the maintenance of production machinery and equipment throughout the mill.

1st Shift, Monday - Friday, Weekends and OT as per business needs. Mechanics are on-call and may be called back to the plant during off-duty hours. $18-$20 HR, DOE.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
- Lubricating all equipment and machinery as needed.
- Basic welding and cutting as may be needed for repair and maintenance jobs.
- Basic repairs on the paper machine. Work as assigned in whatever capacity necessary to support production and peak operating performance of the mill.
- Identifying mechanical and electrical conditions which may require the attention of the Maintenance Supervisor. Must be able to read basic blue prints necessary to produce / assemble equipment.
- All general maintenance and non-maintenance tasks as needed which could include: Painting, Housekeeping, Parts delivery, Skid shop support (fabricate pallets/tops), Help pull broken paper out from under the machine (“hustle hay”), Mow grass, and/or Shovel snow
- Perform in-shop and out of shop duties assigned by the Maintenance Supervisor in the completion of mill maintenance and repairs.
- Perform other jobs as necessary to maintain the operating efficiency of the plant as instructed by Supervisor.
- You must supply your own basic maintenance tools.

- This position requires you to frequently stand, walk, lift, handle, carry, push, pull and stoop.
- Occasionally, you may be asked to kneel, crouch and reach. Rarely, but on occasion, you may need to sit, climb, balance or crawl.
- High school diploma or GED required.
- Basic Welding, 1 year Maintenance experience, 1 year Mechanical experience.
- Ability to read Blue Prints and Tape Measure.



Branch: Hagerstown MD

About us:
QPS Employment Group is a full-service staffing firm comprised of dedicated and passionate people with nearly 50 offices throughout the Midwest. We place great people with great companies in industrial, skilled trades, administrative, manufacturing, general labor and professional employment.

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QPS Employment Group


Halltown, WV
25423 USA



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