Portage Lakes Career Center


Maintenance – Millwright Technician



Wyman-Gordon Forgings, located in Cleveland, OH, forges a variety of parts such as valves, fittings, fuel system components, and various other industrial products, using materials ranging from standard carbon steel to exotic alloys. Founded in 1919, the former Drop Dies and Forgings Company was acquired by Wyman-Gordon parent company, Precision Castparts Corp., in December 2000.

Job Description
1. Works as a general repairman, performing a variety of maintenance jobs on all machinery, equipment, and buildings in Cleveland.
2. Repairs all furnaces, including doors, conveyors, agitators, elevators, cylinders.
3. Repairs forging, trimming and straightening presses, including such work as repacking, repairing valves, and disassembling and reassembling presses.
4. Repairs all other machinery and equipment such as cranes, stock saws, cutting machines, Forge Hammers, Drop Hammers, air compressors, overhead doors, and sandblasting equipment.
5. Installation of all machinery, equipment, and facilities.
6. Operates cranes, performs simple rigging and assist Riggers in heavier, more complicated rigging.
7. Set up, align, and check out equipment for proper operation.
8. Performs construction work such as new buildings, additions to existing facilities, and security partitions.
9. Rebuilds hydraulic press pumps, requiring working to extremely close tolerances.
10. Rebuilds fluid drive units, gear boxes, hydraulic tracers, and a variety of complex mechanical and hydraulic units.
11. Assist in rebuilding of machinery and equipment, including a scraping, adjusting, and filling to extremely close tolerances.
12. Perform any other duties as assigned by immediate supervisor.


• Ability to read, interpret and follow specifications on work orders, repair manuals, blueprints and drawings.
• Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions in detailed written, diagram or oral form.
• Ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing.
• Ability to work independently and in a team effectively.


Company Info

Wyman Gordon Cleveland 

3097 East 61st Street, Cleveland, Ohio 44127


Who To Contact
Rick Sissen

216-341-0085 ext 127   rick.sissen@wyman.com

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