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Vehicle Inspector

Date:  Aug 6, 2022

Newberry, SC, US, 29108

Req ID:  23299
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

This position is responsible for the visual and dimensional inspection of incoming and in-process parts for conformance to design and Komatsu America Corp., quality standards.

Additional Information

Starting pay of $17.70 per hour.   After 120 day, there is a possible $3.00 per hour (performance based) increase. 

No phone calls please. Correspondence will be through email.

Key Job Responsibilities

  • This position is responsible for the visual and functional inspection of completed units for conformance to design and Komatsu America Corp., quality standards.

  • The inspection of assembled and welded materials using a variety of electronic and mechanical measuring instruments against engineering standards and blueprints
  • Measure parts using Manual and Optical Scan CMM
  • Ability to complete the appropriate documents and disseminate to the necessary departments.
  • Assists in developing inspection standards for first time parts.
  • Monitor and execute Gage Calibrations
  • Performs other duties as assigned.


  • High School Degree or equivalent.
  • Previous 1 year mechanical or inspection experience.
  • Must be proficient in shop mathematics and computer literate.
  • Must pass color blindness test.
  • Associate may be required to work overtime as required to meet schedule.
  • Ability to work with others.  Accuracy and attention to detail are required.
  • Must project a cooperative and positive attitude toward customers, employees and the Company.
  • Must comply with all environmental, quality and safety rules, practices and standards.
  • Some standing, kneeling, stooping, reaching, pulling, pushing and lifting required.
  • Forklift certification preferred.

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: Columbia
Nearest Secondary Market: South Carolina

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