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Date:  Nov 22, 2022

Homer City, PA, US, 15748-9245

Req ID:  20803
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 Joy, P&H, Montabert, Modular Mining Systems, Hensley Industries, NTC, and Gigaphoton.

Job Overview

Must certify in all position mig welding as outlined in ISO 9001 welding qualification. Must have a basic understanding of metal properties and be able to set up and efficiently operate a wide range of welding craft equipment. Interpret blueprints, customer provided sketches and drawings and apply this knowledge to the product.

Key Job Responsibilities

Interpret blueprints to determine necessary repairs to be made.  Uses necessary equipment to affect repairs.

Cuts material from stock.

Uses cutting torch or air arc to remove defective parts from main assembly.

Examines work piece to verify conformance to specifications.

Uses grinder to clean welds.

When required, uses tow motor or hoist to move or position work piece.

Plans layout of weldments based on prints, sketches, etc.

Positions and aligns parts utilizing hand tools, etc.

Welds parts utilizing a variety of welding processes per drawing or print.

Inspects work to insure specifications and dimensions are correct.

Assembles final products and assists with the compatibility process.

Obeys all safety rules and performs housekeeping assignments.

Records labor and verifies quality with proper documents.

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


Use basic math.

Perform metric conversions.

Read weldment drawings.

Proper fork truck and crane operation.

Knowledgeable in safe working practices (Haz-Com, Lock Out / Tag Out, PPE, MSDS, Housekeeping, Lifting, Electrical)

Knowledgeable in ISO.

Mig / stick Weld; air arc

Familiar with burn table operation.

Use cutting torch.

Operate grinders, band saw, press brake.

Familiar with bore tech operation.

Must be a certified welder

Two years experience in fabrication welding

Have basic tools or be willing to purchase

Able to work any shift

Able to work overtime

Able to work weekends

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.

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