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ZACHRY is currently seeking an experienced Industrial Journeyman Millwright for construction and outage work.


Position Summary

A Millwright will install, assemble, dismantle, maintain, troubleshoot, and repair machinery at a coal fired or combined-cycle power plant They will work on construction of a heat recovery exchange generator (HRSG), Gas and steam turbines, large industrial generators, and other miscellaneous machinery involved with the construction of a Coal Fired or Combined-Cycle Power Plant.


Qualification Highlights

 Must have experience with industrial machinery installation, repair and maintenance of Power Generation machines and equipment

 Must know how to read blueprints, schematic drawings and engineering specifications and understand how to read and interpret technical manuals in order to determine work procedures

 Must have experience using industrial hand tools and power tools

 Must have all Journeyman Precision Millwright hand tools – see tool list attachment

 Minimum 4-5 years industrial construction/maintenance experience

 Minimum of 3 years Millwright experience in Power Generation Plants

 Must have reliable transportation and be able to work 7 days as needed


Position Responsibilities

 Works with industry-specific and high complex precision machines including but not limited to: ball mills, ID fans, lube coil skids, turbines, conveyors, generators, hydraulic systems, pumps, gears, bearings, compressors etc.

 Will plan, inspect, verify and document scope of work

 Uses precision leveling and alignment tools in order to measure angles, material thickness and small             distances with calipers, squares, micrometers, optical instruments and other tools.

 Will fit bearings, align gears and wheels, attach motors and connect belts according to manufacturer’s blueprints and drawings

 Will dismantle machines using hammers, wrenches, crowbars and other hand tools

 Assembles and installs equipment such as shafting, conveyors and tram rails

 Assembles machines and bolts, welds, rivets and fastens machinery to foundations or other structures using hand tools and power tools.

 Operates engine lathes, grinders and files.

 May construct foundations for machinery

 Fabricates and installs parts, equipment and machinery by measuring, cutting, drilling and/or welding

 Turns machine parts to dimensional specifications

 Will unload, inspect, move and set equipment into position using cranes, hoists, dollies, rollers and trucks

 Uses rigging and hoisting devices such as chokers, chain falls and come alongs to move equipment / materials into place

 Conducts preventative maintenance such as lubrication and fixing or repairing worn parts.

 Follows direction from supervisor

 Other duties as assigned


Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

 Demonstrated industrial construction/maintenance history experience

 Knowledge of hand tools, power tools and layout tools such as lasers, ultrasonic measuring and alignment tools, plumb bobs, cutting torches, welding machines, hydraulic torch wrenches, hydraulic stud    tensioners, soldering guns and metal working equipment that includes lathes and grinding machines.

 Knowledge of industrial machinery and equipment

 Understand load properties of cables, ropes, hoists and chains

 Demonstrated ability to use certified hand signals

 Organization and time management

 Good problem-solving abilities

 Good aptitude and manual dexterity

 Knowledge of math concepts, geometry and layout

 Demonstrated ability to lead others and provide detailed instructions

 Good reading comprehension

 Ability to work with others – team player

 Ability to work independently – minimal supervision

 Good communication skills with co-workers and supervisors

 Commitment to Zachry values and safety rules and regulations


Preferred Qualifications

 National Center for Construction Education and Research’s (NCCER) Certification for Journeyman Industrial Millwright.

 Zachry ROF’ed employee.

 Former Zachry Employee.

 Basic Computer efficiency

 Formal/technical education.


Reports to Position

 This position does not have any direct reports; however the position will work closely with and oversee on             occasion of helper and labor positions. The position will hold a positional and expertise authority of the helper and laborer positions.

Physical Requirements

 Employee will be required to adhere to large amounts of standing, walking, bending, squatting and lifting.

 Will talk and hear to communicate.

 Must have good dexterity with hands and fingers to perform the precision adjustments of machinery parts and controls.

 Will use arms and hands to signal, grab, hold, turn, push, pull: objects, materials, controls and tools.

 May be required to lift, carry and move up to 50lbs.

 Will occasionally work at heights, climb ladders and stairways and work off of platforms.

 Will use vision abilities to focus, see short and long distances, colors, depth perception and peripheral vision.

 Must be capable of working outside in the elements including but not limited to the heat, cold, rain, snow and wind; and must be able to work for long periods of time up to 12 hours a day.

 Will be required to wear personal protective equipment (PPE) including but not limited to: hard hat, safety glasses/goggles, ear plugs/muffs, masks/respirators, safety vests, gloves and steel-toe boots.


Required Tools


1- Tool Box with Lock

1- Needle Nose Pliers

1- Center Punch

1- Tin Snip

1- 12' Tape Measure

1- 18" Carpenter Level

1- Torpedo Level

1- Dial Indicator

1– Scribe

1- 0" to 1" Micrometers

1- Pair Channel Locks

1- Cold Chisel

1- 10" Pipe Wrench

1 - Combination Wrench Set

2 - Screwdrivers Flat (6" & 8")

1 – Punch

1 - Magnetic Indicator

1 - Feeler Gauge

1 - Hacksaw Frame

1 - Putty Knife1 - 6" Driver

1 - Pair of Leather Gloves

1 - 6" Inside & Outside Calipers

1 - 12oz Ball Peen Hammer

1 - 6" Machinist Level

1 - 4lb Hammer

1 - 12" Machinist Level

1 - Pry Bar

1 – Rain Coat

1 - Slip Joint Pliers

1 – Rubber boots

1 - Inspection Mirror



ZACHRY is dedicated in providing a Safe and Drug Free work environment and is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


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