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Industrial Maintenance Millwright

Industrial Maintenance is a high-priority occupation.  The electrical and mechanical repair and maintenance of manual and automated machinery used in manufacturing products enable high-speed manufacturing of products from food to hard goods in our competitive global industrial economy.  It also demands well-trained technicians to service, maintain, install and retrofit this equipment and keep it running at peak capacity every day.

Northampton's Industrial Maintenance Millwright A.A.S. degree program is designed to prepare you to enter the manufacturing environment as a Mechanical Maintenance technician.  NCC graduates are qualified to work on production machinery such as robots, material handling systems, paper, and plastic process equipment, pneumatic and hydraulically controlled systems.  Graduates will also work on pharmaceutical packagers, food and beverage manufacturing equipment, and most machines and equipment controlled with programmable logic controllers.

Degree Programs

Semesters: 4
Credits: 68
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Campus: Bethlehem
Program Type: Associate in Applied Science

As a student in the program, you'll gain a strong understanding of basic electrical, mechanical, and welding skills.  Industry-experienced instructors introduce you to specific areas of expertise such as motor controls, fluid power, mechanical mechanisms, programmable logic controllers, industrial networks, fundamental stick welding, and GTAW and semi-automatic welding. 


Future Career Paths

  • Maintenance Mechanic
  • Field Service Technician
  • Industrial Maintenance Technician
  • Maintenance Supervisor
  • Building & Facilities Maintenance
  • Industrial Machinery Mechanic
  • Electromechanical Technician
  • Millwright
  • Pipe Fitter

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