Millwright (Maintenance & Trades)

Full Time


  Perry, Georgia, United States

Interfor is where excellence meets opportunity. We invest in your success by providing world class training and education, advancement opportunities and competitive benefits. You will work with the industry’s latest technology in clean, safe and modern facilities. At Interfor, we live by our Core Values and our mission is to build value in everything we do, every day. We are one of the largest, most diverse lumber companies in the world and we’re growing in exciting directions. Come be a part of our success!

Interfor is seeking energetic and enthusiastic team players to join our Maintenance Team in Perry. Starting rate for a Millwright is $23.27 per hour with the potential to grow to $32.57 per hour based on skill level and experience.

What You’ll Do

  •  Read and understand equipment drawings and blueprints.
  •  Perform routine preventative maintenance duties.
  •  Cut, weld, and perform fabrication work with different types of steel.
  •  Assess repairs and estimate time frames to complete.
  •  Repair machinery in a timely manner.
  •  Identify mechanical and hydraulic problems and assist in findings solutions and making necessary repairs.
  •  Identify shaft sizes, measure up, and build shafts for replacement.
  •  Identify and change sprockets, bearings, and chains etc.
  •  Communicate directly and professionally with operators about how equipment is running to learn about any problems.
  •  Communicate effectively and professionally with the Planning and Scheduling Departments.
  •  Adhere to an absolute lock-out policy, ensuring that the power source is turned off, machine locked out, and tested to ensure isolation.
  •  Submit work requests.
  •  Fill out completed work orders listing work done, parts used, and the time it took to complete the job.

What You’ll Offer

  •  2 to 4 years of millwright level experience.
  •  High School Diploma/Equivalent Preferred.
  •  Prior manufacturing/warehouse/lumber operations experience preferred.
  •  Ability and desire to work in varying seasonal climate conditions.
  •  Demonstrated commitment to safety.
  •  Excellent attendance record.
  •  Physical Requirements: Walking, standing, climbing, bending and lifting up to 50 lbs.