Millwright

This is a four-year program. Apprentices complete 8000 hours of OJT and 576 hours of related classroom training.

Careers

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.

Working Conditions

Millwrights usually work indoors on installation and maintenance work. Duties can also involve working on the outside of buildings and other structures. The working environment can often be noisy.

Average Journeyman Wage

Statewide: $27.40/Hr.  Douglas County: $23.67/Hr.

Advising Guides

View / Download catalog information for Millwright: Certificate/Associate of Applied Science Degree 

Program Requirements

  • Must be 18 years of age
  • Completion of 10th grade
  • Current employee of an approved training agent

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.

Once an applicant has been selected by the employer and is indentured into the apprenticeship program  the training begins. After successful completion of training requirements the State of Oregon will issue a Journey-level Millwright Card.

Be sure to read the standards for the apprenticeship program to ensure you understand and meet the requirements.

View / Download Industrial Maintenance Millwright Standards

Licensure and State Reciprocity

Before enrolling in the Millwright program, students should consider whether the license they need to obtain to work, will be valid outside the state of Oregon. Use this table to determine state to state licensure.

View Licensure Information

Contact

Laurie Michaels - This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Apprenticeship Manager
Umpqua Community College Campus - Lockwood Hall
1140 Umpqua College Rd
Roseburg, OR 97470
Hours: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m., Monday - Thursday 
Phone: 541-440-4675
Fax: 888-406-4511

Apprenticeship Training Center
Umpqua Community College Campus - Lockwood Hall
1140 Umpqua College Rd
Roseburg, OR 97470

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