Machine Shop Tech/Machinist

Kansas City, KS

Relocation provided for the right candidate.

This is an excellent opportunity for an ambitious individual who wants to work in a fast-paced, reputable Komatsu Heavy equipment shop.

Our perfect candidate would be a team player with a reputation of exemplary machine shop skills. In addition, your positive attitude and ability to think quickly on your feet would be a significant asset to team.

We are looking for an experienced Diesel and Automotive machinist with the ability to perform the following machine shop operations:

  • Cylinder head reconditioning
  • Valve guide and valve seat replacement
  • Surfacing
  • Valve and valve seat refinishing
  • Boring and honing
  • Rod Reconditioning
  • Engine Assembly (Large diesel and automotive)
  • Performance engine work
  • Magnafluxing/Pressure testing
  • Cylinder Block Boring and Honing
  • Cylinder Block Surfacing
  • Line Bore
  • Indexing of Bell Housing.
  • Short & Long Block Assembly
  • Cylinder Sleeving
  • Threaded Hole Repair
  • Competition Valve Grinding
  • Enlarge Bowl Size & Bowl Hawg
  • Gasket Matching & Bowl Blending
  • Machine for Oversize Valves
  • Machine for Screw-In Studs & Guide Plates
  • General machining, Lathe and mill work
Benefits included
  • Weekends off
  • Health insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Retirement plan with percentage match
  • Paid holidays
  • Paid vacation
  • Provided uniforms
  • Paid training
  • Opportunity for advancement
  • Experience operating older manual engine rebuilding equipment. (not CNC) cylinder boring & honing equipment, lathe and mills
  • The ability to check out engine components, give a detailed parts list and description of the work needed to repair the component.
  • Must be able to read a work order, and carry out the out lined work needed to recondition and assemble the component, for which you are working on.
  • Must have own tools
  • Excellent communication skills. Ability to explain technical engine diagnoses and needed repairs to teammates and/or customers as needed.
  • Must maintain an organized neat and safe workplace
  • Must be open to continuously learning new technical information and techniques in training sessions in order to be able to perform different tasks.
  • Ability to multi-task and prioritize in a fast-paced work environment
  • Strong organizational skills and detail oriented
  • Positive attitude
  • Able to pass background check
  • Ability to pass pre-employment drug screen
  • Current driver’s license and 3-year clean driving history


Cylinder head machinists encouraged to apply!

**Even if YOU have never worked in a machine shop, we invite you to talk to us to find out more about our shop, our work, and our area! *Submit YOUR resume with complete confidence that all contacts with us are completely confidential.




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