DUF Machinist

Date:  Feb 18, 2024

Duffield, VA, US, 24244-0256

Req ID:  28371
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.



  1. Reads and interprets prints making necessary mathematical calculations to lay out stock or repair damaged parts.
  2. Sets up and operates large boring mills, lathes, universal mills and drill press.
  3. Uses hoist to position work piece and correctly aligns and fastens work piece to the machine.
  4. Uses precision measuring and layout tools to determine machining methods and work process.
  5. Observes work piece and verifies conformance to specifications and prints.
  6. Maintains machine tooling and jigs in an orderly fashion.  Requisitions parts and supplies as needed.
  7. Re-grinds and sharpens tools as needed.
  8. Performs routine maintenance and repair on machine shop equipment
  9. When required, spot welds
  10. Cross inspects work of others
  11. Performs CNC programming of mill
  12. Obeys all safety rules and performs housekeeping assignments.


The above statements reflect general details and do not contain all work requirements of the job








1.  Use basic math

2.  Perform metric conversions

3.  Read assembly drawings

4.  Read machine drawings

5. Read casting prints

6.  Use tape

7.  Use micrometer

8.  Use caliper

9.  Use dial indicators

10.  Use depth mics

11.  Use feeler gauge

12.  Proper operation of fork trucks

13.  Proper operation of cranes

14.  Safety training (Haz-Com, Lock Out / Tag Out, Confined Space, BBP, High Voltage, Lifting)

15.  Knowledgeable of ISO

16.  Set up mig welder

17.  Use grinders

18.  Proper operation of horizontal boring mill

19.  Performs CNC programming

20.  Proper operation of lathe

21.  Proper operation of universal mill

22. Basic computer skills


Job Overview

Key Job Responsibilities


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.