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About longview, texas 

Joy Global's Longview location operates with approximately 1000 employees. Our Mining & Steel Products Divisions are recognized as an industry leader in a global group of best-in-class organizations specializing in the design, manufacture, implementation, and effective use of advanced technologies for mining and steel markets.

Our core values, customer focus, and dedication to leadership through innovation represent a better way of doing business, and a dedication to progress. Supporting this vision, LeTourneau exemplifies advancements in technology, regardless of industry or application.

Global Network

We provide state-of-the-art equipment and aftermarket support to both the underground and surface mining industries. With over 10,000 people worldwide, we operate in 35 countries.


Longview has a fascinating history spanning the early years when cotton was king in East Texas through the oil boom days to the present. Located in the heart of Longview's One Hundred Acres of Heritage, the Gregg County Historical Museum and the Longview Museum of Fine Art are favorite places of visitors and residents alike. Longview serves as the hub for visitors to the East Texas area and the Longview Convention and Visitors Bureau publishes a variety of brochures on tourism venues. The Longview community is blessed with a variety of performing arts organizations such as:

  • ArtsView Children's Theatre
  • East Texas Symphonic Band
  • The Longview Ballet Theater
  • The Longview Community Theater
  • The Longview Symphony Orchestra
  • Opera East Texas

Longview's rodeo arena is the stage for a variety of exciting rodeo action including the Longview PRCA Rodeo in the springtime, the Juneteenth Rodeo, and the PBR Barrels and Bulls each August.
There are several golf courses in the area and Longview's Parks and Recreation Department offers year-round organized youth and adult activities from softball to swimming and tennis.  Outdoor team sports are exceedingly popular among children and adults.

There are dozens of state parks for camping, hiking, and picnicking. Several nationally known fishing lakes in the area include Lake O' The Pines, Lake Fork, Toledo Bend, Martin Creek, Monticello, and Caddo. No matter where you live in the area, you are never more than 30 minutes from a major recreational lake. In fact, 33 public lakes offer fishing, boating, skiing, sailing, and swimming, almost year round. East Texas is also a favorite haven for hunters and outdoor enthusiasts.

Great Benefits

Our aim is to ensure we offer our employee’s competitive salaries, great benefits, and most importantly a work/life balance. Joy Global is dedicated to a strong safety and wellness culture, currently providing employees with reimbursement for participating in a variety of activities aimed at living well, annual flu vaccinations, stop smoking programs, and an Employee Assistance Program. Health benefits encourage preventive care and health education courses. Additionally, Joy Global  offers in-house leadership and technical training, education assistance, professional membership allowances and annual performance bonuses.

Contact Us

Joy Global Inc.
Human Resources Department
2400 South McArthur
Longview, Texas 75606
Phone: (903)237-7280
Fax: (903)237-7032