Welder (Field)

Komatsu | Kilgore, TX

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Posted Date 6/30/2024
Description Komatsu is an indispensable partner to the construction, mining, forestry, forklift, and industrial machinery markets, maximizing value for customers through innovative solutions. With a diverse line of products supported by our advanced IoT technologies, regional distribution channels, and a global service network, we tap into the power of data and technology to enhance safety and productivity while optimizing performance. Komatsu supports a myriad of markets, including housing, infrastructure, water, pipeline, minerals, automobile, aerospace, electronics and medical, through its many brands and subsidiaries, including TimberPro, Joy, P&H, Montabert, Modular Mining Systems, Hensley Industries, NTC, and Gigaphoton.

Job Overview

Komatsu is currently recruiting a Field Welder to work at our Kilgore, TX location.

What we offer:
  • Hourly Wages $27.31 - $36.95
  • Sign-on Bonus - $2,000.00
  • Generous 401K plan
  • Comprehensive benefits package
  • Employee discounts to Ford, GMC, Disney, AT&T, Verizon and more
  • Boot, tool and pants reimbursement
  • Paid vacation
  • Excellent job security
  • Ability to be a part of an exciting, innovative company developing new state-of-the-art technology and equipment
Key Job Responsibilities

  • Proficient at Carbon Arc Gouging
  • Proficient with Oxy/Fuel Torch
  • Understand Weld Symbols
  • Certified Rigging
  • Proficient at Print Reading
  • Proficient at Fitting/Layout
  • Experience with a variety of SMAW and FCAW welding electrodes.
  • Up to 75% travel/field repairs
  • Dual shield 1/16 wire with 75/25% shielded welding gas.

  • Primary focus on a safe work environment and employing safe work practices on a consistent basis.
  • Perform a variety of welding and cutting applications (including air arcing).
  • Lay out and perform complex repairs with a high level of accuracy and quality.
  • Assess equipment repair needs and developing repair processes.
  • Troubleshoot, maintain and perform minor repairs to most assigned tooling; wire feeders and welding machines.
  • Work in a diverse team environment.
  • Ability to use all varieties of precision measuring instruments.
  • Must be able to wear a respirator or fresh air hood when required.
  • Working at heights, elevated surfaces, man lift and etc.
Additional Information

Salary32.13 Hour
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