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NSG Field Welder Job Highlights

Title NSG Field Welder
Type Full Time
Experience 5+ Years
Function Management/Manufacturing
Location Kilgore, TX, United States
Company Komatsu

Company Profile

Komatsu Construction is an indispensable partner to 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.

National Service Group (NSG) is a project-based team that travels across the US completing large equipment assemblies, overhauls/outages, and relocations for a variety of mining equipment for our clients.

Job Profile

The company is seeking Welders to support our National Service Group (NSG) team.

When not assigned to major projects, the individual will be required to support other regions as needed to complete the assigned duties of the NSG team.

Educational Qualification

  • No education level is mentioned, yet having a High School Diploma will be a plus.

Work Experience

  • The candidates should have approximately 5+ years of experience with numerous welding and cutting applications including carbon arc gouging and SMAW and FCAW welding electrodes.
  • Experience with a variety of SMAW and FCAW welding electrodes.
  • Experience with carbon arc gouging.


  • Assess equipment repair needs and develop repair processes.
  • Lay out and perform complex repairs with a high level of accuracy and quality.
  • Minimize loss/spoilage of raw or in-process materials.
  • Perform a variety of welding and cutting applications (including air arcing).
  • Primary focus on a safe work environment and employing safe work practices on a consistent basis.
  • Troubleshoot, maintain and perform minor repairs to most assigned tooling; wire feeders, and welding machines.
  • Work efficiently and productively at all times to maintain a billable rate according to department and company objectives.
  • Work in a diverse team environment.


  • Ability to analyze and update reports, forms, records, and comparable methods of data collection/communication tools.
  • Ability to apply advanced trades mathematics (addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, decimals, and fractions). Simple use of formulas, charts, tables, drawings, specifications, schedules, wiring diagrams.
  • Ability to interpret complicated drawings, specifications, charts, tables, and handbook formulas.
  • Ability to use all varieties of precision measuring instruments.
  • Must be able to pass a weld certification according to Joy Global Quality standards.
  • Must be able to wear a respirator or fresh air hood when required.
  • Valid CDL preferred.

Employer’s Statement

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.

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