Careers: Millwrights

Careers: Millwrights

This job is right for you if….

You enjoy installing, dismantling, maintaining, repairing, and reassembling machinery in factories, power plants, and construction sites.

Fast Facts:

A millwright is a high-precision craftsman or skilled tradesman. They work with and install large pumps, values, rollers, turbines, rotors, fans, and more!

Median Hourly Earnings:

$25.18

Occupational Group:

  • Skilled Production
  • Trades

Job Types Include:

  • Industrial Mechanic 
  • Construction Worker

Maine Based Resources To Get Training: Millwrights

Entry-Level Education 

H.S/G.E.D/Apprenticeship

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Currently, there are several vocational trade schools that have specialized classes in industrial manufacturing. 

Maine Community College System

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Community Colleges offer programs like an Associate’s degree in Electrical Construction & Maintenance as well as Industrial Maintenance.

University of Maine- Mechanical Engineering Technology

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Post-Secondary Training

Eastern Millwright Regional Council

Offering extensive training for continued experience.