Apprenticeship Program - Millwrights
Millwrights install and maintain conveyer systems, escalators, giant electrical turbines and generators. They also maintain machinery in factories and carry out precision work in manufacturing plants.
- H.S. Diploma or GED
- Minimum of one year of high school algebra with a grade of 'C' or better (or equivalent)
- Must be at least 18 years of age
- This program is open only to employees of training agents registered with the local apprenticeship committee.
*Local apprenticeship committee may require additional qualifications.
Millwrights work indoors and outdoors with machine tools and precision instruments requiring a keen eye for a perfect fit. Millwrights sometimes work to specifications requiring tolerances to a thousandth of an inch. They work primarily in metal.
Average Journey-level Wage
$31.45 per hour
Recommended High School or College Courses
- Trade Skills Fundamentals
- Electrical Wiring for the Trades
Length of Apprenticeship
The apprenticeship agreement combines both the on-the-job experience and classroom related training instruction over a period of four years. A minimum of 144 hours of related training per year is recommended and 8,000 on-the-job training hours .
Associate of Applied Science Degree - ** Catalog Listing
Lane's AAS degree in Industrial Mechanics and Maintenance Technology Apprenticeship can be earned once a student meets the requirements for both related training and general education.
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