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Winder

Date:  Sep 11, 2022
Location: 

Mesa, AZ, US, 85210-6105

Req ID:  24577
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.

Key Job Responsibilities

• Read drawings for required form or bobbin, number of turns, manner of winding, size and type wire, and placement of terminals. 
• Rewind various motors and armatures.
• Install coils on various motors and armatures.
• Create prints and drawings to assist with a standardized process.
• Operate multiple coil winding machines.
• Strip various rotors, armatures, and stators.
• Build and repair field frames.
• Train and teach other Winders various skills of the trade.
• Inspect, test, repair, re-insulate and rewind all phases of electrical apparatus with no supervision.
• Perform pre and final inspection reporting.

Qualifications/Requirements

• Electro-mechanical background. This is a training and development opportunity for the candidate who has had solid exposure to the fundamentals of the winding process.
• Solid understanding of DC motor theory and AC motor theory.
• The ability to demonstrate a general technical understanding of Winding practices.
• Prior experience with re-winding prep work (i.e. stripping, cleaning, prepping armature cores, and stator cores)
• Experience with testing motors – High Pot search test, Bar to Bar test, etc . . .
• Prior experience working with a steam cleaner/component wash bay
• The ability to demonstrate and communicate the effectiveness and importance of safe work practices.
• A demonstrated understanding and commitment to safety in a regularly changing work environment.
• Knowledge and prior work experience with heavy off-highway construction and mining equipment.
• Experience working in environments utilizing electric high voltage (up to 7200 volts), diesel prime power, and motion components including hydraulic, electric, and pneumatic systems.
• Knowledge and experience with material handling and rigging of large / heavy steel components.
• Proven success working on teams diversified by background, applicable experience, and varying levels of knowledge within a variety of trades.
• The ability to maintain a flexible work schedule which could include early morning starts, late evenings, nights, weekends, and regular overnight stays.

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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