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Leadperson (Heavy Mechanical)

Date:  Apr 3, 2024

Mesa, AZ, US, 85210-6105

Req ID:  29785
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.

What We Offer

  • Industry competitive wages
  • Generous 401K plan
  • Comprehensive benefits package
  • Boot and tool reimbursement
  • Paid vacation
  • Ability to be a part of an exciting, innovative company developing new state-of-the-art technology and equipment

Key Job Responsibilities

  • Working Lead position responsible for directing hourly workforce, flexibility in working overtime and weekends if needed to accomplish goals, departmental milestones, and deadlines.
  • Supervise hourly workforce to Komatsu policies, procedures, 5S, and safety standards.
  • Oversee quality of work and keep Cost of Poor Quality low as set by Komatsu.
  • Coordinate Day-to-day operations of the Heavy Mechanical Rebuild Shop. This will include the RENEW application of Tear Down and Inspection thru Delivery.
  • Ensure equipment is in top working condition by doing audits and maintenance.


  • (5-7) years of experience in related field (Rebuilding Transmissions, Cylinders, Gearing) Safety focused planning and performing complex repairs with a high level of accuracy and quality.
  • Ability to read and interpret drawings, machining drawings, and Komatsu operating procedures. Communication with Quality and Engineering will be needed.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office, Word, Excel, SAP, and Power Point.
  • Conduct daily safety and planning meetings with your direct reports. Periodic inspections of tooling and PPE.
  • Proficient in a customer facing role.

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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