Journeyperson Welder, Prince George, BC

Location: Prince George BC Posted Date: August 14, 2019
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Employer Job Id: 15243 Careermine Job Id: 1795999

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

Reports to: Service Manager

Shift: 5 x 2, Mon - Fri

Location: Prince George, BC

Relocation: This position does not offer relocation.


  • Perform welding on the mining equipment
  • Maintenance, repair, service and inspection of the mining equipment
  • Proficiency in all position use of: GMAW, FCAW, SMAW; all sizes of weld wire
  • Maintain company quality standards
  • 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
  • Ensuring the safety of both you and co-workers
  • Other duties, as assigned

Required for the role:
  • Good organizational and planning skills
  • Strong attention to detail and able to work within the framework of multiple deadlines
  • Hold a strong standard for quality and safety
  • Have a team-oriented approach and thought process
  • Able to travel and work in remote locations
  • Must be able to work with minimal supervision but also participate in the work of other mechanics and apprentices within the field environment

Education / Qualification

  • Journeyperson Welder including Red Seal Certification
  • Previous experience work with P&H and Joy products would be an asset
  • 3 to 7 years welding experience
  • Must have no restrictions for access for any mine site
  • Repair of mine equipment including trucks and shovels
  • Line boring/machining experience and ability to build up bores requiring repair
  • NDT or CWB certification or experience is an asset
  • Heat treatment experience an asset, as well as history of welding with 3/32 wire
  • Valid Driver's License with no restrictions
  • Experience in a customer facing role and a sound understanding of the importance of customer relationships

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.