Journeyman Welder, Labrador City, NL

Location: Labrador City Posted Date: July 13, 2019
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Employer Job Id: 15496 Careermine Job Id: 1785899

Komatsu is an indispensable partner to the mining, forestry, industrial and construction industries that maximizes value for customers through innovative solutions. With a full line of products supported by our advanced IoT technologies and global service network, we help customers safely and sustainably optimize their operations. Our Komatsu, P&H, Joy and Montabert equipment and services are used to extract fundamental minerals and develop modern infrastructure.

Job Overview

We are currently looking to add a Journeyman Welder to our Labrador City Shop.

Reports to: Shop manager

Shift: Wednesday to Tuesday, 12 hour days - 7 days on/7 days off - Rotational between days and nights

Location: Labrador City, NL

Relocation: This position does not offer relocation


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

Skills and Qualifications

  • Education: Certified journeyperson qualified to work in the Province of Newfoundland
  • Experience: 3 to 7 years welding experience
  • Repair of mine equipment including trucks and shovels
  • Line boring/machining experience and ability to build up bores requiring repair
  • All position CWB certification an asset
  • Heat treatment experience an asset, as well as history of welding with 3/32 wire
  • Completion of Safety courses
  • Experience working on Joy Global product lines is an asset; mechanical experience an advantage
  • Valid Driver's License
  • Must be a certified journeyperson
  • The successful candidate will demonstrate a can do attitude, commitment to safety, continuous quality/process improvement and successful project delivery

Komatsu Mining offers an excellent benefit package. We are an equal opportunity employer. We thank all applicants for their interest however, only individuals selected for interviews will be contacted.

No agency or candidate phone calls please.

Komatsu Mining Corporation welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.