Eighty per cent of millwrights work in the industrial sector, in such environments as manufacturing and utilities plants. Millwrights who work as industrial mechanics tend to be more concerned with the maintenance and repair of machinery and equipment after installation.
Specific responsibilities include:
Member's area
1. Reading diagrams and schematic drawings
2. Troubleshooting stationary industrial machinery and mechanical equipment
3. Inspecting, cleaning, repairing and maintaining machinery
4. Operating hoisting and lifting devices
5. Operating machine tools (lathes and grinders)