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Assembler - 2nd Shift

Date:  Nov 18, 2023

Milwaukee, WI, US, 53214

Req ID:  27807
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

  • Aligns, fits, assembles and tests component parts for sub-assemblies. Performs disassembly as required for repairs and rebuilds.
  • Receives work assignments, follows standard assembly / disassembly procedures or when required, secures and reads drawings for assembly specifications, obtains material, tools and equipment.
  • Assembles a variety of component parts, including but not limited to bench work and transmissions, by inserting, bolting, pressing and fitting together to comprise unit. Uses heat or liquid nitrogen as necessary to shrink or expand parts to facilitate assembly.
  • Drills, reams and taps holes for assembling. Files and grinds surfaces to obtain proper fit as required. Removes burrs, chips and foreign material. Lubricates facilities and assembly parts as necessary. Checks operations of moving parts and adjusts as needed for proper functioning. Tests transmissions and collects vibration data to analyze.
  • Sets and aligns assemblies using measuring equipment. Levels and mounts equipment, shimming when necessary. Assembles following applicable MOP standards.


  • Previous Heavy Assembly experience is strongly preferred.
  • Must be able to communicate well within a team structure.
  • Available for work approximately 40 hours per week.
  • Ability to work 2nd Shift.
  • Excellent time management skills and the ability to multi-task and be flexible.
  • Ability to maintain a high level of confidentiality-always.
  • Team oriented.
  • May be asked to work weekends.  Ability to work weekends as needed.
  • Union Work experience is a plus.
  • Print reading is also a plus

Additional Information


  • Starting wage is $28.52 / hour.
  • Shift premium Available for off shift roles.
  • Vacation and personal time after 6 months of service.
  • Insurance after 75 days of service.

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: Milwaukee

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