Welder (Field)

Website Komatsu

Welder (Field) Job Highlights

Title Welder (Field)
Type Full Time
Experience Required
Function Management/Manufacturing
Location Elko, NV, 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.

Job Profile

The company is searching for a Field Welder to join its team for various field services.

Educational Qualification

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

Work Experience

  • The candidates should have over 3 years up to and including 5 years of similar job experience


  • Ability to set cribbing, hydraulic jacks, and safety jack stands to lift electric shovels.
  • Clean tools, clean equipment, paint, and grease equipment as needed.
  • Concentrated mental and visual attention in laying out or otherwise performing complex work to very close limits of high accuracy and quality; or in coordinating a high degree of manual dexterity with close visual attention for sustained periods.
  • Interpret blueprints; operate electrical power tools and pneumatic power tools as well as follow a scope of work.
  • Prevent loss that may result from negligent inspection or testing; from spoilage or wastage of raw or in-process materials.
  • Use of considerable judgment to plan and perform unusual and difficult work where only general methods are available, and the making of broad decisions involving considerable initiative and ingenuity.
  • Any other duties as appropriate and required


  • Ability to field machine with bore welding and bar set-up and cutting
  • Ability to interpret and understand complicated drawings, specifications, charts, and tables
  • Ability to use all varieties of precision measuring instruments
  • Knowledge on how to align couples on motors, transfer cases, and gearboxes
  • May be responsible for work and safety of one to two other people
  • Must possess advanced skill level with numerous welding applications and mechanical troubleshooting with diagnostic equipment
  • Use of advanced trade mathematics

EHS Requirements

  • Consistently promotes the Komatsu Safety-First attitude which includes but is not limited to:
  • Constantly looking for ways to improve and maintain a safe working environment by completing FLRA’s, Near Miss Cards, and Safety Observations.
  • Current MSHA, valid driver’s license, and able to pass a pre-employment drug screen and physical job requirements.
  • Understands and complies with all established Cardinal Rules
  • Working safely, promoting the safety of coworkers

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.

To apply for this job please visit komatsu.jobs.

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