Millwrights Apprenticeship

Millwright smiling and workingApprenticeship Program - Millwrights

Trade Coordinator: Randall Tyle
Phone: (541) 344-6473

Job Description
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.

Working Conditions
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.

Minimum Journey-level Wage
$23.51 per hour

Recommended High School or College Courses

  • Trade Skills Fundamentals
  • Residential Wiring
  • Welding

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. 


faculty pic - Bob Revell
Bob Revell
Bldg 8 Rm 114
Hours: TBA
Phone: (541) 463-5501