A mill worker is responsible for the operation of mill equipment to produce mill products efficiently. Job responsibilities for a mill worker include setting up the equipment and machines, monitoring of machine operations, maintenance of the mill machine and equipment, conducting quality control checks, ensuring that all health and safety standards are met, dumping material to load mill, maintenance of mill production records, and configuring equipment and machines to ensure quality of product.
A high school diploma is required to be a mill worker. Helpful job skills include handiness, good communication skills, attention to detail, technical and mechanical knowledge, physical fitness, and being able to work both in a team and independently. The future job market outlook for a mill worker is declining.