Journeyperson Welder (Shop)

Website Komatsu

Journeyperson Welder (Shop) Job Highlights

Title Journeyperson Welder-Shop
Type Full Time
Experience 3-7 Years
Function Management/Manufacturing
Location Wabush, NL, Canada
Company Komatsu

Company Profile

Komatsu Construction is an indispensable partner in the construction, mining, forestry, forklift, and industrial machinery markets. 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 Profile

The company is hiring a Journeyperson Welder (Shop) to join its Labrador City Shop.

Education Level

  • Certified Journeyperson qualified to work in the Province of Newfoundland

Work Experience

  • 3 to 7 years of welding experience
  • Experience working on Joy Global product lines is an asset; mechanical experience is an asset
  • Heat treatment experience and history of welding with 3/32 wire is an asset
  • All position CWB certification an asset
  • Must be a certified journeyperson and Red Seal (or equivalent in Quebec)


  • Ensuring the safety of both you and your co-workers
  • Maintain a clean, orderly, and safe work environment at all times
  • Maintenance, repair, service, and inspection of the mining equipment
  • Proficiency in all position use of GMAW, FCAW, SMAW; all sizes of weld wire
  • Proficient in the use of oxy/fuel cutting equipment, electric welding machines
  • Reading and interpretation of blueprints
  • Welding mining equipment, in a shop or at a mine site, including mechanical, electrical, and hydraulic systems
  • Other duties, as needed


  • Ability to build up bores requiring repair
  • Bilingual considered an asset
  • Completion of Safety courses
  • Repair of mine equipment including trucks and shovels; structural welding
  • Demonstrate a can-do attitude, team player, commitment to safety, continuous quality/process improvement, and successful project delivery
  • Valid Driver’s License


  • Annual Bonus
  • Company-sponsored registered pension plan (RPP) and matching program.
  • Company-supplied tools
  • Competitive wages
  • Comprehensive benefits package (health and dental, vision coverage, healthcare spending account, and life insurance)
  • Employee social engagement activities and benefits
  • Industry-leading site safety statistics
  • Paid sick time
  • Paid uniform and personal protective equipment
  • Paid vacation time
  • Personal wellness allowance
  • Sustainable employment
  • Trades apprenticeship and training opportunities
  • Training and education support
  • Ability to be a part of an exciting and innovative company developing new state-of-the-art technology and equipment

Employer’s Statement

Komatsu is an Equal Opportunity 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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