Millwright (Industrial Maintenance Technician)

Millwright (Industrial Maintenance Technician), Summerville,
Interfor is seeking energetic and enthusiastic team players to join our team as a Millwright (Industrial Maintenance Technician) in Summerville, . Starting rate for this position is $25.45.

$1,500 Signing Bonus

What You’ll Do

  • Read and understand equipment drawings and blueprints.
  • Perform routine preventative maintenance duties.
  • Cut, weld, and perform fabrication work with different types of steel.
  • Assess repairs and estimate time frames to complete.
  • Troubleshoot and repair machinery in a timely manner.
  • Identify mechanical and hydraulic problems and assist in findings solutions and making necessary repairs.
  • Identify shaft sizes, measure up, and build shafts for replacement.
  • Identify and change sprockets, bearings, and chains etc.
  • Communicate and partner with operators to learn how machines are running and about any problems with machines.
  • Adhere to an absolute lock-out policy, ensuring that the power source is turned off, machine locked out, and tested to ensure isolation.
  • Submit work requests.
  • Fill out completed work orders listing work done, parts used, and the time it took to complete the job.

What You’ll Offer

  • Understanding of mechanical and hydraulic concepts.
  • Demonstrated commitment to safety.
  • Ability to follow instructions and work without constant supervision.
  • Must obtain the skills to be able to run any piece of equipment so that test runs can be performed for each machine on which repairs are made.
  • Must be a team player and able to work with people in an intelligent and professional manner.
  • Prior manufacturing/warehouse/lumber operations experience preferred.
  • Must be able to work flexible schedules which could include weekends, holidays, and call-in duties.
  • This position requires someone who is a self-starter. There is always something to be done without necessarily being told to do so.
  • High School Diploma or GED.
  • 2-4 years of experience

Who We Are

Interfor is a growth-oriented forest products company, operating in all major forest products markets across North America. We offer one of the most diverse lines of wood products to customers around the globe, produced in safety-focused, world-class facilities. We strengthen and contribute to the local economies, build value for our employees and customers, and operate with world-leading sustainable forest management practices. We are proud to produce sustainable building materials that contribute to a healthy and sustainable future. Check out to learn more about our approach to sustainability.

Interfor is one of the largest forest products companies in the world and we’re growing in exciting directions. Come be a part of our success! #StartHereGoFar

What We Offer

Interfor provides local stability and opportunity. We help bring out the best in all our people by offering long-term, competitive jobs supported by training, continued development and great benefits.

  • Group Benefit Programs (Employee Medical, Dental, Vision Plans)
    • Short Term Disability Insurance
    • Life and AD&D Insurance
    • Additional (Employee Paid) Life Insurance
  • HSA Medical Plan
  • 401(k) Matching Plan
  • Paid Time Off (PTO) & Paid Holidays
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Training & Development Opportunities

We want you to grow your career with Interfor. With our industry leading training programs and track record of promoting from within, you’ll have plenty of opportunities to ‘Start Here. Go Far.’ Check out our Employee Development Programs to learn more at

We appreciate the interest of all applicants, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. All applicants offered a position must successfully complete a pre-employment drug test and background check. Interfor is an Equal Opportunity Employer building a capable, committed, diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual identity, gender, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability.