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Millwright Journeyman

Superior Skilled Trades Portland, OR
  • Expired: 29 days ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

Superior Skilled Trades (SST) is seeking qualified candidates to demo, repair and install a new conveyor system.

Candidates will be required to obtain a PDX Security Badge.

OSHA 10 Required.

Must have the flexibility to work different shifts – One part of this project will be 2-3 weeks of nightshift work.

Ideal candidates should have prior experience working with assembly and Demo of Conveyor Systems.


  • Read and Interpret blueprints, schematics and detailed repair drawings related to construction equipment and machinery.
  • Dismantle equipment when required for repair and reassemble it at the appropriate time.
  • Insert shims, adjust tension on nuts and bolts, or position parts, using hand tools and measuring instruments, to set specified clearances between moving and stationary parts.
  • Level bedplate and establish centerline, using straightedge, levels, and transit.
  • Align machines or equipment, using hoists, jacks, hand tools, squares, rules, micrometers, lasers, or plumb bobs.
  • Conduct preventative maintenance and repair and lubricate machines and equipment.
  • Replace defective parts of machine or adjust clearances and alignment of moving parts.
  • Attach moving parts and subassemblies to basic assembly unit, using hand tools and power tools.
  • Assemble machines, and bolt, weld, rivet, or otherwise fasten them to foundation or other structures, using hand tools and power tools.
  • Lay out mounting holes, using measuring instruments, and drill holes with power drill.
  • Shrink-fit bushings, sleeves, rings, liners, gears, and wheels to specified items, using portable gas heating equipment.
  • Move machinery and equipment, using hoists, dollies, rollers, and trucks.
  • Dismantle machinery and equipment for shipment to installation site, usually performing installation and maintenance work as part of team.
  • Weld, repair, and fabricate equipment or machinery.
  • Dismantle machines, using hammers, wrenches, crowbars, and other hand tools.
  • Fabricate and dismantle parts, equipment, and machines, using a cutting torch or other cutting equipment.
  • Troubleshoot equipment, electrical components, hydraulics, or other mechanical systems.
  • Operate engine lathe to grind, file, and turn machine parts to dimensional specifications.


  • 6+ years of millwright experience
  • Experience installing conveyor systems
  • Expert welding experience
  • Expert knowledge of hand tools
  • Expert Mechanical skills
  • Reliable transportation
  • Ability to operate forklifts is a plus
  • Ability to exert heavy physical effort, handling average weight objects up to 80 pounds
  • Ability to kneel, stoop, crouch, balance, climb or crawl

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Portland, OR