Simply put: Gas, oil, and other products can’t get from one place to another without the work of a Millwright. They install, align and level a wide range of heavy machinery like pumps and conveyor belts. Great precision is required for the job, including the ability to interpret layout plans and blueprints.

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Millwrights are also known as Industrial Mechanics and Industrial Millwrights

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ABC/CMEF Houston

CMEF has regularly scheduled craft training classes in core, electrical, instrumentation, millwright, pipefitting, carpentry, industrial painting, industrial insulation, rigging, scaffolding, welding, construction site safety technician, and crew leadership....

Brazosport College

If you enjoy precision work and problem-solving, then consider a career as a machinist or millwright. Local industry offers ongoing career opportunities for trained, mechanically inclined and skilled applicants. A machinist produces precision metal parts and a millwright or industrial mechanic maintains and installs machinery and heavy equipment used in many industries. These skilled professionals...

Lee College

The Machine Shop program at Lee College offers up-to-date training in preparation for a position as an entry-level machinist or millwright. This program provides two associate of applied science degrees-Machinist and Millwright; and three certificates of completion: Machinist, Millwright and Millwright Helper. Training occurs in a well-equipped machine shop laboratory which provides hands-on learn...

San Jacinto College

Two paths are available for students interested in Industrial Technology: Technical Degrees & Certificates Continuing and Professional Applied Technology and Trades...

College of the Mainland

COM’s Mechanical Maintenance Technician Program equips students for a wide variety of skills, such as preventative maintenance, making machinery adjustments and repairing equipment using blueprints, hand and power tools. Students learn in hands-on classes and labs with state-of-the-art equipment....


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