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DE SOTO, Kansas

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$25.00 - $28.00

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Experience Required


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Job Description

PeopleReady Skilled Trades is hiring for Millwrights, local to De Soto, Kansas. This is a long-term job that will go into 2025, for a packaging machinery, machinery installation. You can earn $24-$28hr, enjoy weekly pay, and health insurance benefits.

Whether you’re new to the trades or a seasoned pro, come take charge of your career with PeopleReady Skilled Trades. Interested? Apply today!


10hr days


Day shift

Duration: long-term, into 2025

Unloading, uncrating, staging and second handling of materials.

Perform floor layout using digital theodolite or DT-209.

Assembling, positioning, leveling, alignment and installation of equipment.

Anchoring (or) welding to install machine/equipment.

Will be installing conveyor and packaging equipment, experience with conveyor, precision leveling, rigging and installation

Touch-up paint, if required.

Installing conveyor systems, maintaining, and repairing conveyors, machinery and equipment according to layout plans, blue prints, and other drawings

Perform alignments on conveyors, motors, gearboxes, and rollers

Knowledge of grades and sizes of conveyors, bolts, pipes, and tubing.

Familiar with bearing installation and lubrication

Operate mobile equipment including forklifts, aerial lifts and cranes

Ability to weld and use a cutting torch

Use of precision instruments to align and measure conveyor equipment that is being installed or modified

Ability to use common power tools including saws, drills, and grinders

Knowledge of standard and metric size hand tools including wrenches, sockets, Allen keys, bits, and taps

Qualifications & Experience

  • 5+ years millwright experience, emphasis on conveyor installation
  • 10 hour construction OSHA required
  • Ability to construct, assemble, repair and dismantle conveyors, machinery and equipment using tools such as: hammers, wrenches, crowbars, rollers, dollies, hoists and other hand tools
  • Ability to understand schematic diagrams, blueprints, sketches, building plans and other specifications required by our client for information regarding the type of material required to get job done
  • Experience working with equipment such as boom lifts, scissor lifts, and forklifts
  • Strong working knowledge of job site safety as well as ability to complete a company specific safety orientation
  • High standard of integrity and professionalism
  • Must be able to identify a problem and track to solve the issue
  • Physically manipulate objects with tools and strength
  • Coordinate and ensure all tasks are completed on time
  • Ability to be on feed, bend and stand for long days
  • Possess required tools of the trade for millwright work and conveyor installation
  • Ability to pass background and drug screening

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DE SOTO, Kansas

PeopleReady Skilled Trades is a specialized division of PeopleReady, a TrueBlue company (NYSE: TBI). Since 1987, we have connected tradespeople and work across a wide range of trades, including carpentry, electrical, plumbing, welding, solar installations and more. Whether you need a single tradesperson or require a coordinated effort to dispatch skilled workers across multiple projects, we ensure you have the right people with the right tools, on-site and on time.