Website Wieland

Maintenance Machinist Millwright Job Highlights

Title Maintenance Machinist Millwright
Type Full Time
Experience Required
Function Management/Manufacturing
Location East Alton, IL, United States
Company Wieland

Company Profile

Wieland is one of the world’s leading suppliers of semi-finished copper and copper alloy products. The company offers a broad product, technology, and service portfolio. From prototype to series production, Wieland develops solutions for automotive, electronics, refrigeration, air conditioning, and other industries.

Job Profile

The company is searching for a Maintenance Machinist/Millwright who will minimize downtime and maximize productivity.

Additionally, be responsible for making the basic decisions on how a mechanical repair is to proceed, performing quality repairs the first time, as well as leading the completion of more complicated and specialized mechanical and fluids repair tasks.

Educational Qualification

  • No education level is mentioned, yet having a High School Diploma will be a plus

Work Experience

  • Possess a minimum of 5 years of heavy industrial/maintenance experience or 4-year apprenticeship certification (required)
  • Experience operating manual conventional lathes, boring mills, conventional mills, and all related machine shop equipment is required
  • Experience with fabricating light gauge guarding and repair of metal products using Mig Welders, Tig Welders, Arc Welding, or Stick Welding is considered a plus
  • Experience with large drive train systems including gearboxes, drive spindles, and sleeve bearings are required
  • Experience with mounting and set equipment (rigging experience desired), repairing mechanical transmission equipment, repairing fluid power systems, general equipment breakdown maintenance, and heavy equipment experience is required


  • Responsible for leading the completion of more complicated and specialized mechanical and fluids repair tasks
  • Responsible for making the basic decisions on how a mechanical repair is to proceed and perform quality repairs the first time
  • Work with the production team for constant improvement
  • Works together with or leads the operating crew to minimize downtime and maximize productivity
  • Perform administrative duties as assigned, including completion of work order documentation and data entry into the computerized maintenance system


  • Hydraulic and combustion systems troubleshooting skills are considered a plus
  • Understanding infrared, acoustics, and other predictive maintenance practices is considered a plus


  • Benefits – It offers health, vision, dental, life, disability, and more starting on Day 1
  • Growth Opportunities – Growth opportunities are limitless!
  • Professional Development – Helping at every level of career identify strengths, sharpen skills, and ensure long-term success
  • Retirement Savings – Wieland offers competitive 401(k) savings plans
  • Sustainability – Continues to break ground with Eco-friendly solutions and push the barrier in sustainability for future generations
  • Wellness – Encourages participation in our wellness programs including health classes, gym reimbursements, and more.

Employer’s Statement

Wieland is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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