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Millwright Journey Person at Wood PLC in La Porte, Texas

Posted in Other 30+ days ago.

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Job Description:

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood is currently recruiting for a Millwright with extensive experience in an employee who inspects, repairs, installs, and maintains the functional parts of mechanical equipment and machinery such as pumps, compressors, turbines, gear reducers, fans, and hydraulic equipment according to layout plans, blueprints, and other drawings in industrial establishments, using hoists, lift trucks, hand tools and power tools.

Authorization to work permanently in the U.S. without sponsorship required.

Skills / Qualifications

  • Accurately interpret and apply information from work orders, job orders, specifications, blueprints or drawings and recognize basic blueprint terms and symbols for job application
  • Identify, recognize and demonstrate safe usage of power tools and hand tools appropriate for the job
  • Recognize various materials used in piping systems and demonstrate a working knowledge of appropriate material handling techniques
  • Select and safely use appropriate equipment which may include (but not limited to) manlifts, fork lifts, and company trucks
  • Demonstrate knowledge and skills in safe rigging practices
  • Identify, explain, and performs crane hand signals
  • Demonstrate ability to inspect defective equipment and diagnose the malfunctions using various test equipment.
  • Demonstrate ability to select appropriate test equipment for diagnosis (may include analyzers, pressure gauges, thickness gauges, vibration instruments, and visual or temperature sensing instruments
  • Demonstrate knowledge and ability to disassemble, overhaul, and repair damaged equipment
  • Demonstrate ability to read and interpret factory manuals
  • Demonstrate ability to align machines and equipment using "machinist levels," dial indicators, thickness gauges, squares, etc
  • Identify and recognize various types of pump seals and demonstrate ability to repair and replace seals.
  • Assembles machines and bolts, welds, rivets, or otherwise fastens them to the foundation or other structures, using hand tools and power tools
  • Lay out mounting holes, using measuring instruments, and drill holes with power drill
  • Insert shims, adjust tension on nuts and bolts, or position parts, using hand tools and measuring instruments, to set specified clearances between moving and stationary parts


Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 60,000 people, with revenues of over $10 billion. We provide performance-driven solutions throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets, including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, power & process, environment and infrastructure, clean energy, mining, nuclear, and general industrial sectors. www.woodplc.com

Diversity Statement (EEO)

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.