Millwright Ironworker

Laron - Kingman, AZ

Company Overview

Laron's 30 year+ success story in heavy industrial machining and maintenance is made possible by the talent and dedication of our Employee Owners. As a Prospective Owner, you will have a responsibility and stake in “keeping our customers in motion.” We maintain a business culture based on safety, integrity, and quality service and our success demands an ongoing team commitment to these core values. 

Position Summary:

Under general supervision, Installs/rebuilds machinery and equipment according to layout plans, blueprints, and other drawings in industrial establishment or at customer locations, using hoists, lift trucks, hand tools, and power tools.

General requirements:

  • Replace defective parts of machine or adjust clearances and alignment of moving parts.
  • Assemble and install equipment, using hand tools and power tools.
  • Position steel beams to support bedplates of machines and equipment, using blueprints and schematic drawings, to determine work procedures.
  • Signal crane operator to lower basic assembly units to bedplate, and align unit to centerline.
  • 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.
  • Move machinery and equipment, using hoists, dollies, rollers, and trucks.
  • Attach moving parts and subassemblies to basic assembly unit
  • Repair and lubricate machines and equipment.
  • Complete safety surveys, check lists
  • Identify hazards
  • Identify required materials
  • Verify receipt of materials/ complete checklists.
  • Read basic shop sketches and drawings,
  • Read and interpret blueprints
  • Layout components per Drawings and Specifications with minimal supervision
  • Work in a safe and productive manner at all times while adhering to Laron Safety Policies
  • Perform Safety audits of work area
  • Maintain Minimum Tool List

Millwrights should have a variety of these skills and abilities, but not required to have all.

  • Read and interpret difficult isometric drawings and blueprints accurately complete,
  • Align machines and equipment, using hoists, jacks, hand tools, squares, rules, micrometers, and plumb bobs.
  • Connect power unit to machines or steam piping to equipment, and test unit to evaluate its mechanical operation.
  • Operate Mobile Equipment to include ForkLifts, Man Lifts, etc.  
  • Perform Rigging Operations of large components
  • Pipe Fitting (Simple and Complex Systems)

Physical Requirements and Work Environment:

  • Work involves almost constant exposure to unusual elements, such as extreme temperatures, toxic chemicals, bio-hazardous materials, dirt, dust, fumes, smoke, and/or loud noises.
  • Considerable physical activity. Requires heavy physical work; heavy lifting, pushing, or pulling required of objects up to 50 pounds. Physical work is a primary part (more than 60%) of job.
  • Work environment involves exposure to potentially dangerous materials and situations that require following extensive safety precautions and may include the use of protective equipment.
  • During customer site visits, exposure to wide variety of potential hazards that require following extensive, customer mandated safety precautions and may include the use of protective equipment.
  • Work includes the need for finger dexterity, arm-hand steadiness, multi-limb coordination and manual dexterity

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