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Industrial Mechanic Millwright

Maintaining and repairing stationary industrial machinery, mechanical equipment, and automated and robotic systems in industrial plants and factories.

Industrial Mechanic Millwright could be for you if you like:

  • Craftsmanship
  • Making things
  • Using tools

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Industrial mechanic millwrights are most often involved with installing, maintaining, repairing, and removing machinery in industrial plants and factories. They will plan and design, select, and install mechanical industrial systems to a high standard. This will include testing and fault-finding which will require a deep body of knowledge about the equipment they are working with.

Generally the industrial mechanic millwright works in a team but occasionally alone. However each person takes on a high level of personal responsibility and autonomy to deliver a safe and efficient mechanical installation. Mistakes are largely irreversible, costly, and can be life threatening.

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Recent medallists in Industrial Mechanic Millwright

WorldSkills Kazan 2019

  • Photo of Yujiro Sakamoto

    Yujiro Sakamoto

    Japan
    Gold

  • Photo of Clinton Larkings

    Clinton Larkings

    Australia
    Silver

  • Photo of Weiyu Zhang

    Weiyu Zhang

    China
    Bronze

  • Photo of Adam Flynn

    Adam Flynn

    Ireland
    Bronze

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American Welding Society

The American Welding Society sets global standards for welding, seeking to advance the science and technology of the skill. It offers scholarships to student members and discounts for its online courses, publications and codebooks along with access to regional chapters.

Lincoln Electric

Lincoln Electric manufactures welding and cutting products used to fabricate bridges, buildings, ships, automobiles, power plants, heavy equipment and pipelines all over the world. For WorldSkills Competitions and regional and national competitions, it provides welding and cutting products along with safe information and training.

Mitutoyo

The world’s leading volume manufacturer of precision dimensional measuring equipment with product lines that range from basic hand tools such as micrometers, calipers, and dial gauges to the most accurate and sophisticated coordinate, contour, and form measuring machines With a workforce of more than 5,100 and a presence in more than 80 countries, Mitutoyo offers general metrological training for industry.

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As a leader in electrification, automation and digitalization, Siemens offers automation hardware and software in sectors from automobiles to steel in more than 200 countries. It seeks to raise skills to industrial levels by providing world class products and knowhow to WorldSkills Competitors and Experts.


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The WorldSkills Standards Specification specifies the knowledge, understanding and specific skills that underpin international best practice in technical and vocational performance. It should reflect a shared global understanding of what the associated work role(s) or occupation(s) represent for industry and business.

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