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Welder (Shop)

Date:  Jul 6, 2024

Gillette, WY, US, 82718

Req ID:  30423
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

Key Job Responsibilities

  • 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.
  • Proficient at Carbon Arc Gouging
  • Proficient with Oxy/Fuel Torch
  • Moderate, physical demand, continuous lifting or moving light weight to moderate weight materials and working in difficult positions.
  • Equipment component rebuilds, e.g., gear box rebuilds.
  • Use of Laser Aligner, Micrometer, Caliper ad Bore Gauges with minimal supervision.


  • Experience with a variety of SMAW and FCAW welding electrodes.
  • Must be able to pass a weld certification according to Komatsu Quality standards. (Dual shield II wire; vertical/horizontal weld)
  • Ability to understand weld symbols.
  • Proficient at print reading / fitting / layout.
  • Boretech and rotator experience.
  • Ability to analyze and update reports, forms, records, and comparable methods of data collection/communication tools.
  • Forklift experience is preferred but not required.
  • Crane/rigging experience is preferred but not required.
  • Ability to work in a team environment.

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: Wyoming

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