Do it the Wright way.

About Millwright

Local Union 2158 is affiliated with the United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America which was founded in 1881. Local 2158 is located in East Moline, Ilinois.

The work of Millwrights involves the assembly, erection, installation, and maintenance of all types of industrial equipment and machinery according to layout plans, blueprints, and other schematic drawings.

Millwrights have skills in the use of:

  • a variety of hand and power tools
  • welding and brazing of all types of metal
  • use of welding equipment
  • optic tooling
  • precision measuring tools
  • hoists and cranes

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If you like to work with machine tools and precision instruments, and have a keen eye for the perfect fit, you might consider becoming a millwright.