Maintenance Mechanic/Millwright Apprentice Career Outlook

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Average Yearly Salary

2022-2025 Lightcast data based on
Northwood Tech's 11 County District


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Maintenance Mechanic

As a Maintenance Mechanic or Millwright, you will install, dismantle or move machinery and heavy equipment according to layout plans, blueprints, or other drawings. You will keep machines, mechanical equipment, or the structure of an establishment in repair.


Typical positions available upon completion include:

  • Maintenance Technician
  • Industrial Machinery Mechanic
  • Industrial Mechanic
  • Loom Fixer
  • Loom Technician
  • Machine Adjuster
  • Machine Mechanic
  • Mechanic
  • Overhauler
  • Maintenance Millwright
  • Millwright
  • Millwright Business Representative
  • Precision Millwright


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Jennifer Bednarik

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Jodi Saliny

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Anna Kalin

Admissions Advisor



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