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Purpose of the Job:  The Millwright is responsible for fabricating machine parts or other equipment required for production or maintenance.  Rebuild, repair or overhaul types of can manufacturing and other types of equipment or machine parts.


Key Accountabilities:


Determine most efficient set up and operation of machine tools taking into consideration type of material, tolerances, types of cutting tools, coolants, lubricants and machine tool speeds and feeds.

Support air compressor, vacuum and boiler equipment.

Read and interpret blueprints, work from verbal or written instructions or parts to be copied or fitted to plan set up and operation on types of basic or specialized machine tools.

Determine specifications for inspection of work and using full range of precision measuring and guaging tools, perform required inspection before, during and after machining.

Use machinst hand tools.  Exhibit a thorough knowledge of mechanical principles involved in repair and overhaul work including timing, synchronizing and aligning the mechanical action so that, under power, the assemblies are mechanically coordinated.

Set up can manufacturing and equipment, under power, testing for mechanical difficulties, tracing to their source and correcting.

Perform Preventative Maintenance tasks as directed, including those related to building, machinery and as a support to production.

Perform initial set up and try out of new tooling; noting tool operation and necessary modifications, rework inspection and repair in production machinery.  Remove and install production dies as assigned and keep them in repair.

Maintain production tooling by replacement and grinding worn tools such as rings and punches.  Inspect work, record disbursement of tools and recommend purchase of necessary stock and supplies.

Refer unusual or critical needs to Supervisor.

Install and/or change the layout of machines and mechanical equipment in a plant; layout and assemble as necessary, conforming to building codes and similiar specifications.  Perform duties such as dismanteling, moving, installing or repairing shafting, conveyors, hoists and other equipment.  Use measuring devices in constructing machine foundations and installing machines and equipment in correct position.

Perform metal forming, welding, brazing, guard work and sheet metal fabrication and installation.

Maintain duct work cleaning and repairing as required.

Perform repair and maintenance work on industrial and small motorized equipment with gas, diesel, propane and electrical motors.

Prepare Bill of Materials neded for new work and lay out work and materials to be used; estimates of completion time, reuisitions of materials required.  Maintain an inventry of standard machining items.

Operate machining equipment and assist production as directed.




High school diploma or equivalent.

Conventional machining experience and journyman card required.

Candidate must have minimum 3 years experience in related job, preferably in high speed manufacturing.

Good mechanica/mathematical aptitude.

Ability to understand tolerances.

Ability to interpret written instructions and specifications.

Must be flexible to perform a variety of assignments.

Ability to work a 5-2 or 4/4 shift schedule with 12 hours days/nights.

Skill in the operation of machine tools and the use of precision measuring devices.

Ability to read and work from sketches, specifications, and blueprints.

Use precision measuring devices such as height guages, micrometers, vernier and dial indicators.

Must be familiar with and understand OSHA machine safety standards and demonstrate safety record, including Lock Out Tag Out (LOTO) practices.

Familiar with Personal Protective Equipment.

Mechanically inclined; familiar with hand tools.


We are a 24/7 continuous operation working a 4-4 cycle in a union environment.  Employees must be flexible to work days and nights as well as holidays.


Key Job Compentencies/Physical Demands:

Ability to stand for a long duraton of time, in excess of 8 hours a day

Able to bend over and rotate body repeatedly

Ability to lift 50 pounds floor to waist

Ability to squat for 2+ minutes at a time

Ability to move wrists for fine movements

Able to push/pull 100+ of static force

Exposure to heat, cold, vibrations, odors/fumes, and loud noise






Ardagh Group
Full time
Whitehouse, OH, US