Sudbury, Ontario, Canada
Oct 16, 2020
Oct 20, 2020
Work Term
Work Load
Full Time

Komatsu Mining brings advanced equipment, systems and direct services to the global mining industry. Komatsu Mining designs, manufactures, distributes and services extensive product lines of highly reliable P&H surface mining equipment and JOY underground mining machinery used to drill, cut, crush, load and convey minerals worldwide. Please visit for more information.

We are currently looking to add a Machinist to our team at our Lively, Ontario location.

Job Overview

The Machinist is responsible to set up and operate a variety of machine tools to produce precision parts and consumables, applying knowledge of mechanics, shop mathematics, metal properties, layout, and machining procedures. The individual p roduces small batches or large quantities of metal parts and consumables while e nsuring quality products are being produced and maintain a safe, clean and productive work environment.


  • Calculate dimensions and tolerances using knowledge of mathematics and instruments such as micrometers, etc.
  • Machine parts to specifications using machine tools such as lathes, milling machines, shapers, or grinders.
  • Measure, examine, and test completed units in order to detect defects and ensure conformance to specifications, using precision instruments such as micrometers, gages, etc.
  • Follows documented procedures standard work, routings, and blueprints to perform safe and defect free operations to create and machine components.
  • Observe and listen to operating machines or equipment in order to diagnose machine malfunctions and to determine need for adjustments or repairs.
  • Maintain industrial machines, applying knowledge of mechanics, shop mathematics, metal properties, layout, and machining procedures.
  • Confer with engineering, supervisory, and manufacturing personnel in order to exchange technical information.
  • Establish work procedures for manufacturing new structural products, using a variety of metalworking machines.
  • Support metalworking projects from planning and fabrication through assembly, inspection, and testing, using knowledge of machine functions, metal properties and mathematics.

Education / Qualification

  • College Diploma in Machining or Tool & Die or equivalent experience.
  • Licensing as Machinist, etc. is an asset.
  • Knowledge of safe operation of machines and other tools within production facility.
  • Knowledge of machine centers, tools, including their designs, uses and maintenance.
  • Knowledge of raw materials, production processes, quality control, costs, and other techniques for maximizing the effective manufacture and distribution of goods.
  • Ability to read blue prints, drawings, schematics.
  • Good communication skills to work with multi-dimensional team.
  • Willingness to learn.

Komatsu Mining Corp. is an equal opportunity employer that offers an excellent benefit package, continual focus on training and development, and a financially sound company in a growing industry.

Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

If you are interested in fulfilling the responsibilities listed above and taking your career to the next level, please visit and visit the "CAREERS" section to apply.