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Cummins Inc. Manufacturing Associate in Ladson, South Carolina

Manufacturing Associate


Cummins Turbo Technologies is a team-based work environment which requires strong communication skills, respect for others, and a positive work ethic. Our integrated businesses demand the talents and creativity of individuals with a wide range of skills and experience. This is an exciting opportunity for a Manufacturing Associate position located in Ladson, South Carolina.

Cummins, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Affirmative Action Employer dedicated to diversity in the workplace.


  • Team-based work environment training

  • Capable of learning and operating all machines

  • Ability to operate simultaneous machining / assembly operations

  • Ability to understand and use process documentation, standardized work procedures and basic quality control skills

  • Shift work - may involve rotation

  • Weekend work may be required

  • Additional responsibilities as assigned by manager


  • Must be able to lift and carry 47 lbs, 17" x 6” metal baskets from 26” height to 36” height in and out of a washer

  • Must be able to press a depth gauge horizontally, requiring 15lb of force from right to left

  • Must be able to reach to 63” height, 12”depth to pull down on Hommel Gauge handle

  • Must push/pull a metal hook to extract oven racks from 38” away at a height of 52” requiring 36lb of force generated vertically

  • Must be able to grasp with 55lb of open-grasp force to remove collets

  • Must be able to ascend/descend a 4” step up to 1 time per minute for the entire shift

  • Must be able to continuously stand and walk for 2 hours at a time, up to 12 hours per shift

  • Must possess Near/Far/Depth/Color vision to read directions, signs.”



  • Strong mechanical aptitude

  • Excellent math skills

  • Good communication skills

  • Computer (PC/Windows) skills preferred


  • Team-based work environment training

  • 6 months CNC machining or assembly experience preferred

  • Experience in measuring equipment preferred: indicators, micrometers, go/no-go gages

  • High School Diploma / Equivalency


Primary Location United States-South Carolina-North Charleston-US, SC, Ladson, Holset Palmetto Plant

Job Type Shop

Recruitment Job Type Shop

Job Posting Oct 1, 2018, 9:39:43 AM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 180006NE