Location: Bluefield VA Posted Date: June 15, 2019
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Employer Job Id: 14849 Careermine Job Id: 1781066

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

Job Overview

Weld all types of worn or damaged metal parts and equipment as specified by blueprints, sketches or diagrams. Cut patterns and do vertical overhead and horizontal welding.


Welding machines, such as mig, stick, submerged arc, etc; air arc, cutting torch, pattern cutter, grinders, hoists, tow motor, etc.


Department Supervisor


  • Examines blueprints to determine necessary repairs to be made.
  • Cuts patterns from stock.
  • Operates computerized burn table. (plasma, oxygen, etc.)
  • Uses cutting torch or air arc to remove defective parts from main assembly..
  • Examines work piece to verify conformance to specifications.
  • Uses grinder to clean welds.
  • Preheat all cast iron components before welding and slow cool after welding
  • When required, use tow motor or hoist to move or position work piece.
  • Follow all safety rules and perform housekeeping assignments.
  • Work without supervision

    The above statements reflect general details and do not contain all work requirements of the job.

  • Education / Qualification


  • Use basic math
  • Perform metric conversions
  • Read weldment drawings
  • Use tape
  • Use square
  • Proper operation of fork trucks
  • Proper operation of cranes
  • Safety training (Haz-Com, Lock Out / Tag Out, Confined Space, BBP, Lifting)
  • Knowledgeable of ISO
  • Use presses
  • Operate shear
  • Mig weld / stick weld

  • 13. Air Arc

    14. Familiar with burn table operation

    15. Use cutting torch

    16. Operate grinders

    17. Operate iron worker

    18. Operate band saw

    19. Familiar with drum lacing machine

    20. Operate press brake

    21. Familiar with bore tech operation

    22. Certified welder


    __________ Four years experience in fabrication welding

    __________ Must have a basic understanding of metal properties

    __________ Have basic tools or be willing to purchase

    __________ Able to work any shift

    __________ Able to work overtime

    ___________Able to work weekends

    We are 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 veteran status.