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Journeyman Electrician - Sparwood, BC

Date:  Nov 19, 2022

Sparwood, British Columbia, CA, V0B 2G0

Req ID:  24196
Onsite or Remote:  Onsite Position

Komatsu is an indispensable partner to the construction, mining, industrial and forestry industries that maximizes value for customers through innovative solutions. With a full line of products supported by our advanced IoT technologies, regional distribution channels and a global service network, we help customers safely and sustainably optimize their operations. Our Komatsu, P&H, Joy, Montabert, Modular Mining Systems, Hensley Industries, NTC and Gigaphoton equipment and services are used to extract fundamental minerals and develop modern infrastructure.

Komatsu Mining brings advanced equipment, systems and direct services to the global mining industry. With its focus solely on mining, Komatsu Mining designs, manufactures, distributes and services extensive product lines of highly reliable P&H surface mining equipment and JOY underground mining machinery used to cut, crush, load and convey coal and industrial minerals worldwide. Customers receive a superior experience through direct relationships with Komatsu Mining's support people, and through its services located close to the mines. Komatsu Mining's products and related services are used extensively for the mining of coal, copper, iron, gold and other mineral resources and the company employs 14,000 people worldwide.

Komatsu Mining is continuously working to make mining operations safer and more productive. With Komatsu Mining's innovative equipment and life-cycle services, mine operators are able to consistently achieve the lowest cost per unit of production over the life of the equipment.


We are currently looking to add a Journeyman Electrician to our Sparwood, BC region.


Reports to: Manager, Technical Services

Shift:  7 x 7, 12 hours per shift, rotational between days and nights

Location: Sparwood, British Columbia

Relocation: This position does not offer relocation


Komatsu Mining Corp. offers rewarding experiences and unique opportunities for growth:

Competitive salary
Health & Wellness spending account
Comprehensive benefits package (dental, prescription drug, health spending account, paramedical, medical, vision)
Registered Pension Plan 
Paid Vacation
Company supplied tools
Ability to be a part of an exciting innovative company developing new state of the art technology and equipment 

 Please visit our website for more information.




  • Read and interpret drawings, blueprints, schematics and electrical code specifications to determine layout of industrial electrical equipment installations.
  • Read and interpret electrical drawings to wire/repair electrical systems.
  • Test electrical and electronic equipment and components for continuity, current, voltage and resistance.
  • Maintain, repair, test and install electrical motors, generators, alternators, industrial storage batteries and hydraulic and pneumatic electrical control systems.
  • Install, maintain, and repair industrial, electrical and electronic control systems and other related devices. 
  • Conduct preventative maintenance programs and keep applicable records.
  • Assure quality control is maintained as per quality requirements.
  • Follow all safety rules and wear PPE at all times.
  • Follow on call schedule as required.
  • Other duties as assigned.



  • Journeyman Certificate
  • Basic skills and knowledge of PCL controls and wiring.
  • Strong understanding of electrical theory.
  • Understanding of power wiring specific to rig installations.
  • Ability to troubleshoot and make decisions.
  • Strong organizational, communication and interpersonal skills.
  • The ability to perform under pressure, in a fast paced environment.
  • The ability to travel and be away from home for extended periods of time.


Komatsu Mining offers an excellent benefit package. We are an equal opportunity employer. We thank all applicants for their interest however, only individuals selected for interviews will be contacted.

No agency or candidate phone calls please.

Komatsu Mining Corporation welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

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