Cummins Inc. Assembly Team Member in Jamestown, New York

Assembly Team Member


Position Title: Assembly Team Member

Function: Manufacturing

Cummins is a place big enough to coach and develop a global workforce and create the world’s leading clean, engine technology. We’re also small enough for you to find your fit and personal passion with a team of dependable, innovative thinkers who are developing their careers within a diverse, inclusive, empowering environment.

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Our Engine Business Unit delivers reliable, durable, high performing products to our global partners. Working in an innovative space, you’ll develop high tech solutions that will fuel your advanced career skill set and empower you to own your career. Our integrated businesses demand the talents and creativity of individuals with a wide range of skills and experience.

Assembly of engines, components, and/or sub-assemblies

Frequent use of extremities required.

Can be lifting up to 51 pounds (NIOSH Lifting Standards)

Continuous standing and bending.

Must be able to work with oils, greases, and cleaners.

Must have the ability to move heavy loads, using overhead hoist.

Must practice safety, quality and housekeeping awareness as per Team Guidelines.

Must be able to learn and participate in all job tasks within the team.

Understand and support all TS-16949 initiatives.

Understand and support all 5S activities on your team.

Must have working hour flexibility to meet customer needs.

Attendance consistent with plant and team policy guidelines.


Ability to read and interpret tooling and product process documentation.

Understanding of assembly processes.

Knowledge of quality procedures and ability to perform Assembly process safely and accurately.

Knowledge of Cummins Operating System

Coping : Ability to maintain a mature problem-solving attitude while dealing with interpersonal conflicts.

Alertness: Ability to be attentive to all aspects of the environment while working; to monitor environment during routine activity.

Commitment to Task : Ability to start and persist with specific courses of action while exhibiting high motivation and a sense of urgency; to commit to long hours of work.

Policy & Procedures : Ability to relate to routine operations in a manner that is consistent with existing solutions to problems, conform to established policies and procedures.

Versatility: Ability to modify one’s own behavior style to respond to the needs of others while maintaining one’s own objectives and sense of dignity.

Tolerance of Ambiguity : Ability to deal with unresolved situations, frequent change, delays or unexpected events.

Compensation and Benefits

Base hourly rate commensurate with experience. Additional benefits vary between locations and include options such as our 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan, Cash Balance Pension Plan, Medical/Dental/Life Insurance, Health Savings Account, Domestic Partners Coverage and a full complement of personal and professional benefits.

Cummins and E-verify

At Cummins, we are an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer dedicated to diversity in the workplace. Our policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified persons without regard to race, gender, color, disability, national origin, age, religion, union affiliation, sexual orientation, veteran status, citizenship, gender identity and/or expression, or other status protected by law. Cummins validates right to work using E-Verify. Cummins will provide the Social Security Administration (SSA) and, if necessary, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), with information from each new employee’s Form I-9 to confirm work authorization.

Ready to think beyond your desk? Apply for this opportunity to start your career with Cummins


Primary Location United States-New York-Jamestown-US, NY, Jamestown, Engine Plant

Job Type Shop

Recruitment Job Type Shop

Job Posting Dec 18, 2018, 9:03:56 AM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 180006MY