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.
Reports to: Shop Foreman
Shift: 7 on, 7 off, Monday to Sunday
Location: Sparwood, BC
Relocation: This position does not offer relocation.
Machine parts to specifications using manual and CNC lathes, mills and drill presses.
Write simple and complex programs utilizing conversational as well as G-Code controls.
Use CAD/CAM software to detail and write complex tool paths.
Setup and operate field boring and milling equipment as required on customer sites on occasion.
Measure, examine, and test completed units in order to detect defects and ensure conformance to specifications, using precision instruments including Faro Arm, Faro Tracker and conventual measuring equipment.
Set up, adjust, and operate all of the basic machine tools and many specialized or advanced variation tools in order to perform precision machining operations
Maintain a safe and clean work environment
Willingness to work overtime when required
Ability to work different rotating shifts
Must be able to work with minimal supervision but also participate in the work of other machinists, millwrights and apprentices within the field environment.
Other duties, as assigned
Skills / Qualification
Journeyperson Machinist Trades Certification is preferred. Will consider 3rd or 4th year apprentice with good experience.
G-Code Programming Experience
Ability to calculate dimensions and tolerances using knowledge of mathematics and instruments such as micrometers and Vernier calipers
Must have no restrictions for access for any mine site
Must have a valid driver’s license
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