Appvion Operations, Inc.

Journeyman Millwright

Location US-WI-Appleton
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What we need from you

  • Provide Millwright services to perform scheduled maintenance and emergency repairs to industrial-manufacturing machinery and equipment in a safe manner
  • Use preventative and predictive maintenance techniques to maintain machinery and equipment health
  • Effectively troubleshoot and solve equipment issues while working with cross functional teams (Operations, Engineering, & Maintenance).
  • Act as a positive role model and team member representing Maintenance in the Plant

What you get to do

  • Construct, assemble, install, repair, maintain and dismantle industrial machinery and equipment, according to layout plans, blue prints, and other drawings
  • Repair, maintain, and troubleshoot the following:  pumps, mechanical-power transmission components (belts, chains, gears, reducers, variable-speed drives, shafts, sheaves, couplings, clutches, brakes), machine rolls, hydraulic & pneumatic components, cylinders, valves, fans/blowers, conveyors, bearings, tapes, hoists, cranes, elevators, and mechanical seals
  • Perform preventative and predictive maintenance, trouble shooting and repairs on a variety of equipment
  • Move machinery and equipment using hoists, dollies, rollers, and various PIVs
  • Use hand tools and power tools safely
  • Maintain accurate shop records on all responsible equipment and services
  • Follows established safety rules and regulations
  • Keeps work areas and shop areas clean and compliant with 5S standards
  • Participates in cross-function equipment improvement teams
  • Accepts a reasonable amount of overtime and emergency call in work beyond normal working hours
  • Performs other work as directed by Supervisor

What we are looking for

  • Certified Millwright Journeyman with 3-5 years of experience
  • Ability to follow directions, and manage multiple tasks
  • Position is in a Union environment
  • Ability to construct, assemble, repair and dismantle industrial machinery and equipment
  • Ability to understand schematic diagrams, AutoCAD drawings, blueprints, sketches, building plans and other OEM specifications
  • Strong working knowledge of job-site safety
  • High standard of integrity and professionalism
  • Must have mechanical aptitude consistent with maintenance-employee norms
  • Strong communication skills and problem-solving abilities
  • Dependable, organized, cooperative, and team oriented
  • Conscientious, self directed and disciplined
  • Strong leadership, communication, and problem solving skills; able to work independently as well as with others
  • Must own and have available for the job, all necessary tools as required by the Department Tool Policy
  • Works within a unionized Maintenance Department, subject to both 12 hr swing shifts and straight days, subject to overtime and call-ins.

Credit for vacation will be awarded to qualified journeyworkers for each year of relevant job experience with ability to start with up to four weeks of vacation. Benefits eligibility on the 81st day of employment. Comprehensive benefits package includes medical, dental, life insurance, holiday pay and an opportunity to participate in the 401(K) plans.


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