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Fabrication Welder

Date:  Oct 20, 2021

Wellington, UT, US, 84542

Req ID:  22208
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

The Fabrication Welder will work directly under the supervision of a Supervisor in a shop or field environment.  Rebuilds and refurbishes frames, housings and similar structures by forming, straightening and reshaping existing steel sub-components and / or removal and replacement of details worn or damaged beyond reuse.

Key Job Responsibilities

  • Primary focus on a safe work environment and employing safe work practices on a consistent basis.
  • Weld all types of worn, damaged or new parts and equipment as specified by blue prints, sketches or diagrams. Must have ability to cut patterns and perform vertical, overhead and horizontal welding.
  • Must have a solid understanding of metal properties and ability to set up and efficiently operate a wide range of welding equipment.
  • Performing a variety of welding and cutting applications (including mig, tig and air arcing).
  • Laying out and performing complex repairs with a high level of accuracy and quality.
  • Assessing equipment repair needs and developing repair processes.
  • Experience with electrodes and outer and inner-shield wires.
  • Troubleshooting, maintaining and performing minor repairs to most assigned tooling; wire feeders and welding machines. Working in a diverse team environment.


  • AWS Welder Certifications in vertical and overhead.
  • Employee must be able to pass weld certification tests per Komatsu Quality standards.
  • Over 3 years up to and including 5 years of experience with numerous welding and cutting applications including air arcing and dual shield wire.
  • Application of advanced trades mathematics

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.

Nearest Major Market: Utah

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