Millwright Certified

PotlatchDeltic   Missoula, MT   Full-time     Manufacturing / Production / Operations
Posted on May 7, 2024
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Description St. Maries Complex is seeking a highly skilled, self-motivated, goal driven and team-oriented Certified Millwright for its Plywood operations. This position will be responsible for safely installing, maintaining and troubleshooting mechanical systems, components of machinery and equipment in a Plywood Industrial mill setting (i.e. conveyor systems, production machinery, hydraulic systems, pneumatic systems and packaging equipment). The Plywood mill is a three-shift operation.

The hourly rate for this position is $31.06-$36.62, depending on experience.

Essential Job Functions:

• Performs all required hydraulic and pneumatic equipment maintenance.

• Performs minor and major equipment repair (including, but not limited to: changing motors, replacing bearings, repairing and replacing chains and sprockets, replacing chain raceways and plastic wear strips, changing cylinders, changing belts).

• Builds structures using a combination of metal and woodworking tools.

• Repairs machine parts and builds new parts when necessary.

• Replaces and repairs pipes and hoses in pneumatic, hydraulic and steam lines.

• Troubleshoots and repairs all equipment problems.

• Makes necessary modifications to existing equipment and assists in designing new equipment.

• Inspects machinery for necessary preventative maintenance.

• Performs preventative maintenance program in specific machine centers.

• Maintains inventory in specific areas.

• Selects and uses lubricants.

• Installs and repairs drive components.

• Selects and maintains bearings.

• Utilizes computer for maintenance tracking, work scheduling, troubleshooting and completing reports.

• Keeps work area clean.

• Operates a forklift, man lift, and scissor lifts as needed.

• Welds/cuts during maintenance, repair, fabrication and/or modification of equipment.

• Operates a welding truck when needed.

• Maintains the chip and hog fuel bins.

• Assist the Electricians when needed. Requirements:

• High School diploma or GED

• A minimum of three years of maintenance experience in a manufacturing facility with a strong aptitude for preventative maintenance and repair.

• Must be proficient in cutting, welding, hydraulics, industrial machinery installation, troubleshooting, blueprint reading and project fabrication.

• Basic computer skills required (experience with preventative maintenance software preferred).

• Current Journeyman license preferred.

• Job will require physical activity such as lifting heavy items up to 50 lbs. (cannot have any lifting restrictions on file)

• Job will require working a flexible schedule and hours as needed, such as working evenings, weekends and holidays on short notice.

We offer a comprehensive benefit package that includes medica, dental, vision, 401(k), life and disability insurance, paid time off and additional voluntary benefits. PotlatchDeltic is an EEO/AA/M/F/Veteran/Disabled Employer.

To Apply go to our company website: and search “Available Openings” under “Careers”.