Date: Mar 27, 2024

Location: Monroe, Michigan, US, 48161

Company: Gerdau

Empowering people who build the future.

Primary:    -    Receives instructions covering the scheduled and emergency repair, installation and inspection work to be done.
    -    Inspects plant equipment for defects, such as misalignment, wear, insufficient lubrication, etc. Determines the best way of making repairs to minimize interruption of production. Advises when immediate shut down of equipment is necessary to minimize damage or when temporarily continued operation will have no harmful effect.
    -    Dismantles, cleans, repairs, replaces, installs, maintains, assemblies and lubricates mechanical equipment. Adjust equipment for proper repairs. Assemblies and aligns gears, bearings and shafts, involving the application of press, sliding and running fits.
    -    Performs all rigging as necessary.
    -    Operates machine tools, such as drill press, pipe threading machine, power saw, etc.
    -    Performs all mechanical repairs as required on cranes.
    -    Lay outs, installs, maintains and repairs all types of pipe lines, fittings, fixtures and pressure systems as required.
    -    Repairs leaks in hydraulic, air, gas or water system. Replaces straight sections of pipe that have sprung leaks. Removes and installs complete operating components (cylinders, oil motors, four-way valves, check valves which are purchased spare parts and whose internal working components are spares for assemblies on production units). Repair pumps, compressors, blowers, etc.
    -    Changes, set up and adjust equipment as required by current operating conditions.
    -    Works with repair crews as directed on emergency break downs.
    -    Completes necessary reports on Preventive Maintenance and other equipment inspection checklist.
    -    Perform water test as required.
    -  Document all work performed on Computerized Maintenance Management System (CMMS).
    -    All other tasks assigned by management.
    Secondary:    -    Performs light welding where required in association with routine/emergency repair work.
        -    Observes good housekeeping and safety on the jobsite and maintenance shop.
    -    Utilization of EMM and GBS concepts.

- 1 year millwright experience with Millwright Journeyman’s Card or
- 4 years millwright experience without Journeyman's Card or
- Complete Gerdau Monroe Mill Apprenticeship Program
                              - High school diploma or GED

- Pass all testing requirements 
- Complete training checklist for this position

Gerdau believes in equal employment opportunity related to all employees and applicants for employment. It is the policy of Gerdau that there will be no discrimination against any employee or applicant for employment on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, citizenship, marital status, sex, age, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity, veteran status, disability, or other legally protected status. 

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Nearest Major Market: Monroe
Nearest Secondary Market: Detroit