Industrial Mechanic (Millwright)
Industrial mechanics (millwrights) work on industrial machinery and mechanical equipment and components. This equipment may include mechanical, pneumatic, hydraulic, fuel, lubrication, cooling, and exhaust systems. Some of the components they work on include pumps, fans, tanks, conveyors, presses, generators, and pneumatic and hydraulic controls.
Designation Year: 1964
Designated Red Seal in: AB, BC, MB, NB, NL, NS, NT, NU, ON, PE, QC, SK, YT
Trade title: Industrial Mechanic (Millwright), in AB, MB, NB, NL, NS, NT, NU, PE, QC, SK, YT
Other titles used in provinces/territories: Industrial Mechanic Millwright (ON), Millwright (BC, QC)
View the most recent standard. This is the complete description of the activities of the Industrial Mechanic (Millwright) trade. New exams are currently under development.
View the National Standard that is being used as the basis for the current Red Seal exams. New exams that are based on the new standard are currently under development.
Please refer to the Essential Skills section of the trade’s Occupational Standard that describes the essential skills needed to succeed in this trade.
Find job market information such as wages, outlooks, education and skills needed at Explore Careers on the Job Bank website.
Try the sample Industrial Mechanic (Millwright) examination questions to prepare for your Red Seal examination.
Consult the Industrial Mechanic (Millwright) Exam Counselling Sheet for a breakdown of the Red Seal examination.
Consult the Ellis Chart for a full breakdown of apprenticeship data from across Canada for the trade of Industrial Mechanic (Millwright).
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