Millwright

Warren traded a decade of trucking

when he completed the Pre-Employment Millwright program at Grande Prairie Regional College in 2008. He's now a service coordinator with Propak Energy Services. He spends his weekdays in the office and evenings in the comfort of his home.

Apprenticeship Program

Millwrights install, maintain, repair and troubleshoot stationary industrial machinery and mechanical equipment in places like factories, production plants and recreational facilities.

Ideal for people who...

  • Possess a moderate to high level of strength & stamina.
  • Have good coordination and manual dexterity
  • Have the ability to visualize a layout by looking at plans and prints
  • Have the ability to comprehend and trouble-shoot mechanical systems
  • Have the ability to get along with and sometimes supervise the work of others

Potential career paths include:

  • Construction
  • Machine Shops
  • Maintenance
  • Manufacturing Plants
  • Processing Plants

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