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Gavilon Millwright in Creston, Iowa

  • Millwright * MILLW01865 Full-Time Creston, IA Creston, IA, USA ### Description Job Summary: * The Millwright has direct responsibility for providing maintenance support to a group of locations/facilities. The position is responsible for the up-keep of the facility which includes equipment repair and overall maintenance. Heavy travel is required. *Essential Job Functions: * Repair/assist in repair of equipment and machinery at facility locations * Replace defective parts of machine or adjust clearances and alignment of moving parts * Perform preventative maintenance on machinery and equipment * Operate maintenance hand and power tools * Position steel beams to support bedplates of machines and equipment using blueprints and schematic drawings to determine work procedures * Install new equipment, fabricate and weld as necessary * Move machinery and equipment, using hoists, dollies, rollers, and trucks * Work within company safety guidelines * Comply with the organization’s EHS Policy and all other EHS practices, programs and procedures * Complete required EHS System and EHS Management system training successfully * Participate in the EHS Management System by reporting incidents or near misses * Attend healthy and safety meetings, reporting problems and recommend improvements * Inform supervisor or instructor of any safety hazards, environmental issues or system deficiencies in the workplace * Demonstrate regular attendance and timeliness in reporting to work, meetings and completing assignments Other Job Functions: * Other duties as assigned Qualifications/Education/Experience/Skills: * Ability to work and interact well with others * 5 years’ experience as millwright or maintenance department experience preferred * Strong skills in fabrication and welding * Experience with hydraulics and electronics a plus * Accreditations in the field or a trade school a plus Special Demands: * Heavy travel is required * Able to lift at least fifty (50) pounds * Able to climb ladders and not afraid of heights * Clean driving record with ability to obtain CDL if needed * Must comply with company policies and safety regulations * Frequent hands-on and labor intensive job duties are required Posted: April 9, 2021