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Cummins Inc. Skilled Trades - Machine Repair (May 2019) in Jamestown, New York

Skilled Trades - Machine Repair (May 2019)


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.

Learn more about this role and how you can begin Working Right .

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.

This is an exciting opportunity in Jamestown, NY for an Assembly Team Member.

Cummins USA is where you can work on industry leading engineering projects

Services, supports and maintains all Industrial Machine equipment. Repair tasks, trouble shooting, installation, tool drawing reading and interpretation.

  • Machine tool drawing, (prints) reading and interpretation.

  • Troubleshooting and repair and installation of mechanical systems

  • Must be able to do all forms of fabricating and welding (MIG, TIG, Stick, Oxy/Act)UHydraulics/Pneumatics, understanding, troubleshooting, print reading, repair, development and installation

  • Bearings, understanding, troubleshooting, installation, print reading

  • Rigging and installation of machinery and equipment

  • Lubrication systems, understanding, troubleshooting, repair, development and installation.

  • Spindle, Gear head, Transmission, Ways, Ball screws, troubleshooting and repair/rebuild.

  • Hydrostatic systems, understanding, troubleshooting, repair/rebuild and installation

  • Perform mechanical preventative maintenance (PM’s) task on equipment

  • CNC machinery knowledge, troubleshooting

  • Quick response troubleshooting and repair of various mechanical systems.

  • Basic electrical knowledge, safety

  • Ability to work at heights, authorizationAbility to obtain, and maintain all required lift licenses, JLG, One-Man, Scissors Lift, etc.

  • Ability to obtain and maintain a Fork Lift License if required

  • Perform all work in a professional manner, Excellent workmanship and attention to details

  • Support the plant in any matter that is needed

  • Willingness to support change and demands

  • Communication Skills

  • Support others, Engineers, Trades, Operators, Support Techs, Trainee Program

  • PC skills (Outlook, Microsoft Office, CAD) a plus


  • Responsible to know, understand and comply with all departmental, site, and company policies and procedures.

  • Participates in training and personal development; Trains other department personnel.

  • Actively lead / participate as needed in continuous improvement that improves safety, cost, quality, and delivery.

  • Flexible work hours as needed to support any shift.

  • Completes all duties assigned.


Must meet one of the following requirements (at minimum);

  • Must possess seven (7) years’ experience working in the Industrial Machine Repair field

  • Successful completion of an approved 4 year (8000 hour on the job training) apprenticeship program, with related courses of study, plus one (1) year experience in Mechanical Machine Repair field.

  • A two (2) year technical degree in a related field (i.e.; Mechanical/ Electro-Mechanical Technology), Plus three (3) years’ experience working in the Machine Repair/Industrial Electrical field

Analytical Problem Solving

o Ability to use a systematic approach in solving problems through analysis of problem and evaluation of alternative solutions: use logic, mathematics, or other problem-solving tools in data analysis in generating solutions.

o PC skills are desired


o Ability to be attentive to all aspects of the environment while working. To monitor the environment during routine activity.

Tolerance of Ambiguity

o Ability to deal with unresolved situations, frequent change, delays, and unexpected events


o Ability to make decisions quickly on the available information and take action; make commitments and not change decisions when challenged; deal with emergencies as needed


o Willingness and expectation to work across trades and shifts as needed

Strong Commitment to Safety

o Attention to detail, environment and others to ensure safe work spaces and practices, be willing to take any time required to secure and clean the job site, set a good example regardless of the existing conditions

o Maintain all required safety training

o Follow all Cummins required guidelines and procedures, LOTO, Confined Space, Hot Work, Working at Heights, etc.

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.

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

Job Type Shop

Recruitment Job Type Shop

Job Posting Apr 12, 2019, 11:36:19 AM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 190001KT