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Welder _ Shop

Date:  Nov 24, 2022
Location: 

Elko, NV, US, 89801

Req ID:  25024
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

Compensation: Komatsu has an effective process for assessing market data and establishing ranges to ensure we remain competitive. You are paid within the salary range based on your experience and market position. The hiring range for this position is: $20.00 to $36.00 USD Hourly.

Geographical Differential: Geographic pay differential is additional pay provided to eligible employees working in locations where market pay levels are above the national average. 

Shift premium: Addressed on an individual basis for applicable roles that are consistently scheduled for non-core hours.

Sign on Bonus - Up to $2,500.00

  • Primary focus on a safe work environment and employing safe work practices on a consistent basis.
  • Perform a variety of welding and cutting applications (including air arcing).
  • Lay out and perform complex repairs with a high level of accuracy and quality.
  • Assess equipment repair needs and developing repair processes.
  • Troubleshoot, maintain and perform minor repairs to most assigned tooling; wire feeders and welding machines.
  • Work in a diverse team environment.
  • Work efficiently and productively at all times to maintain a billable rate according to department and company objectives.
  • Minimize loss/spoilage of raw or in process materials.

Key Job Responsibilities

Proficient at Carbon Arc Gouging

Proficient with Oxy/Fuel Torch

Understand Weld Symbols

Certified Rigging

Proficient at Print Reading

Proficient at Fitting/Layout

Qualifications/Requirements

  • Experience with a variety of SMAW and FCAW welding electrodes.
  • Experience with carbon arc gouging.
  • Must be able to pass a weld certification according to Joy Global/Komasty Quality standards.
  • Ability to apply advanced trades mathematics (addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, decimals, and fractions).  Simple use of formulas, charts, tables, drawings, specifications, schedules, wiring diagrams. 
  • Ability to interpret complicated drawings, specifications, charts, tables, and handbook formulas.
  • Ability to use all varieties of precision measuring instruments.
  • Ability to analyze and update reports, forms, records, and comparable methods of data collection/communication tools.
  • Mechanical aptitude and ability to read and understand machinist-measuring instruments.
  • Approximately 3+ years of experience with numerous welding and cutting applications including carbon arc gouging and SMAW and FCAW welding electrodes.

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: Elko

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