Journeyperson Welder (Welding Shop)

Website Komatsu

Journeyperson Welder (Welding Shop) Job Highlights

Title Journeyperson Welder (Welding Shop)
Type Full Time
Experience 3-7 Years
Function Management/Manufacturing
Location Sparwood, BC, 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 searching for a Journeyperson Welder (Welding Shop) to join its team.

Education Level

  • Journeyperson Welder Trades Certification (required)

Work Experience

  • 3-7 years of mining or construction-related experience (an asset)
  • Semi-automated welding experience would be an asset
  • CWB FCAW all position (an asset)


  • Maintain a safe and clean work environment.
  • Must be able to work with minimal supervision but also participate in the work of other welders and apprentices within the field environment.
  • Perform preventive maintenance and troubleshooting and consistently perform welding duties, that meet the company’s quality standards.
  • Proficiency in GMAW, FCAW, and SMAW; all positions and able to perform quality weldments with multiple wire sizes.
  • Proficient in Air Carbon Gouging.
  • Proficient in the use of oxy/fuel-cutting equipment.
  • Reading and interpretation of blueprints and layout would be an asset.
  • Welding mining equipment, such as electric shovels, haul trucks, drills, etc.
  • Other duties as required.


  • Ability to work different rotating shifts


  • Ability to be a part of an exciting, innovative company developing new state-of-the-art technology and equipment
  • Company-sponsored registered pension plan (RPP) and matching program.
  • Company-supplied tools
  • Competitive wages
  • Comprehensive benefits package (health & dental, vision coverage, healthcare spending account, and life insurance)
  • Discussion regarding full compensation package conducted upon initial pre-screen
  • Paid vacation
  • Personal wellness spending account
  • Safety boot voucher
  • Sustainable employment

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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