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Industrial Mechanic Millwright

Maintaining and repairing stationary industrial machinery, mechanical equipment, and automated and robotic systems in industrial plants and factories.

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Why is this skill important?

Industrial Mechanic Millwrights are most often involved with installing, maintaining, repairing, and removing stationary industrial machinery, mechanical equipment and/or automated and robotic systems in industrial plants and factories.

They will plan and design, select and install, commission, test, report, maintain, and fault find, applying skills in problem solving and a deep body of knowledge. This covers working to provide a safe installation and maintenance service, in accordance with relevant standards, diagnosing malfunctions, and commissioning stand-alone industrial mechanical and automated systems.

Could this skill be for you?

If you like:

  • Making things
  • Craftsmanship
  • Using tools

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The Challenge

Important elements of the challenge include:

  • Industrial mechanic millwrights are typically involved with installing, maintaining, repairing and removing machinery and equipment in industrial plants and factories.

  • Planning and design of mechanical industrial systems are key to this Skill.

  • Mechanical industrial systems commission are re-tested and troubleshot.

  • Judges are looking for Competitors with concentration, precision, accuracy and attention to detail.


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How to compete

Final selection of the teams for WorldSkills Abu Dhabi 2017 will take place in the months leading up to the competition. We will include the details of all competitors in the last six months of the run-up, so check back here then.

In the meantime, you can find out more about how to take part in a WorldSkills Competition.