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Cummins Inc. Part-Time Maintenance Coop / Youth Apprenticeship- Hourly in Neillsville, Wisconsin

Part-Time Maintenance Coop / Youth Apprenticeship- Hourly


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 Filtration 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 Neillsville, WI for a Part-Time Preventative Maintenance Coop / Youth Apprenticeship- Hourly position. Your impact will happen in these and other ways:

The position is responsible for performing assigned preventative maintenance tasks on plant production equipment.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Perform assigned tasks using hand tolls and power tools.

  • Perform routine preventative maintenance, with guidance from senior level maintenance personnel, to ensure that machines continue to run smoothly.

  • Inspect drives, motors, and belts. Check fluid levels, replace filters, and perform other maintenance actions following checklists.

  • Diagnose mechanical problems and report findings to team lead.

  • Inspect equipment.

  • Clean and lubricate shafts, bearings, gears, and other parts of machinery.

  • Record maintenance and repair work performed.

  • Adjust functional parts of devices using hand tools, levels, plumb bobs, and straight edges.

  • Inspect used parts using rules, calipers, micrometers, and other measuring instruments.


Skills & Abilities:

  • Able to recognize problems and present solutions.

  • Basic mechanical and electrical knowledge.

  • Interest in cars, farm equipment, electrical, electronics, computer programming, etc.

  • Desire to establish a technical skill set.

  • Relates well with others.

  • Willingness to work with and learn from members of a team.

  • Excellent reliability and attendance.

  • Exemplify Cummins Core Values: Integrity, Diversity & Inclusion, Caring, Excellence, and Teamwork.

Application Requirements:

  • Must be at least 18 years old.

  • Must be a current high school student applying as part of a recognized youth apprenticeship, supervised work experience, and coop program.

  • Must submit a copy of high school transcripts that reflect the technical education courses (i.e. machining, auto shop, CAD, welding, etc.) that are currently in process or have been completed.

  • Must submit a letter of recommendation from a Technical Education / Industrial Arts teacher and/or from a past employer where a similar skill set was required.


  • **Please include the transcripts and letter of recommendation in the attachments category of the application\

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  • Knowledge of Ohm's Law and other electrical theory preferred.

  • Knowledge of electrical measuring and testing devices preferred.

  • Knowledge of mechanical systems like hydraulic systems, compressors, welding machines, etc. preferred.

Physical Requirements:

  • Must be able to lift 75 lbs.

  • Must be able to walk/stand at least 75% of the time.

Cummins and E-Verify

At Cummins, we are an equal opportunity employer 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-Wisconsin-Eau Claire-US, WI, Neillsville, FGD Nelson East Plant

Job Type Apprenticeship

Recruitment Job Type Apprenticeship

Job Posting Feb 10, 2020, 7:51:34 PM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 20000054