The average hourly pay for a Millwright with Blueprints skills in South Africa is R168.24.
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Job Description for Millwright
Millwrights are responsible for installing and maintaining machinery which is used in multiple industries. This job requires carrying out heavy construction work, so the ability to perform physical labor, such as carrying heavy items and operating hand and power tools, is essential. Some jobs also involve working in confined areas, so some bending, squatting, and stooping may also be necessary. Millwrights analyze and interpret layout plans, drawings, and blueprints in order to install equipmen…Read more
- Dismantle machines.
- Construct foundation for machines.
- Move machinery and equipment.
- Assemble and install equipment such as shafting, conveyors and tram rails.
- Read blueprints and schematic drawings to determine work procedures.
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Avg. Hourly Rate
Skills that pay less than market rate include Troubleshooting, Electronic Troubleshooting, Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation, Plant Maintenance and Maintenance.
Pay by Experience Level for Millwright
An early career Millwright with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of R166.00 based on 11 salaries. A mid-career Millwright with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R171.00 based on 5 salaries.
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