Date:  Sep 18, 2023

Billings, MT, US, 59105

Req ID:  26685
Onsite or Remote:  Onsite Position

Komatsu is an indispensable partner to the construction, mining, forestry, forklift, and industrial machinery markets, maximizing value for customers through innovative solutions. With a diverse line of products supported by our advanced IoT technologies, regional distribution channels, and a global service network, we tap into the power of data and technology to enhance safety and productivity while optimizing performance. Komatsu supports a myriad of markets, including housing, infrastructure, water, pipeline, minerals, automobile, aerospace, electronics and medical, through its many brands and subsidiaries, including TimberPro, Joy, P&H, Montabert, Modular Mining Systems, Hensley Industries, NTC, and Gigaphoton.

Job Overview

The mechanic will work directly under the supervision of a Leadperson and / or Supervisor in a shop or field environment.

Key Job Responsibilities

  • Primary focus on a safe work environment and employing safe work practices on a consistent basis.
  • Assessing equipment repair needs and repair processes.
  • Equipment component rebuilds and gear box rebuilds.
  • Processing parts (inspect, clean, deem reusable or scrap).
  • Working in a diverse team environment.
  •  Assessing equipment repair needs and repair processes.
  • Laying out and performing repairs with accuracy and quality without supervision.
  • Troubleshooting, maintaining and performing repairs to assigned tooling.
  • Ability to understand scope of job and direct multiple people in completion of job.
  • Ability to read and interpret assembly and engineering prints.
  • Ability to drive process and/or design improvements.
  • Work with QA/QC to develop best practices.
  • Able to become:
    • Forklift Task Trained
    • Fire Extinguisher Task Trained
    • Confined Space Task Trained
    • LOTO Task Trained
    • Fall Protection Task Trained
    • Crane Task Trained
    • Certified Rigging
    • MSHA Certified Underground
  • General Knowledge of mining equipment.
  • Use of Laser Aligner, Micrometer, Caliper and Bore Gauges without supervision.
  • Advanced Print Reading.
  • Moderate physical demand, continuous lifting or moving light weight to moderate weight materials and working in difficult work positions.
  • Current valid Driver’s License
  • Able to pass pre-employment drug screen and physical job requirements.
  • Consistently promotes the Komatsu’s safety culture which includes but is not limited to:
    • Understands and complies with all established Cardinal Rules. Working safely, promoting the safety of coworkers.
    • Constantly looking for ways to improve and maintain a safe working environment by completing FLRA’s, Near Miss Cards and Safety Observations.


  • Associates or Millwright Degree and minimum 5 years job specific mechanical rebuild experience.
  • Application of advanced trades mathmatics.
  • Ability to read and interpret complex drawings, specifications, charts, tables, and handbook formulas.
  • Proficient use of precision measuring instruments: mag particle tester, micrometer, laser aligner, caliper and bore gauges with no supervision.
  • Experience with troubleshooting and repairs on hydraulic and electrical components.
  • Competent with welding/cutting.
  • Ability to communicate effectively with the customer and meet billable hours targets.
  • Flexible work schedule.

Additional Information

Komatsu is an Equal Opportunity Workplace and an Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.

Nearest Major Market: Billings
Nearest Secondary Market: Montana