Cummins Inc. Assembly Technician in Charlotte, North Carolina

Assembly Technician


If you want to develop yourcareer with the industry leader who gives you the innovative technology you loveto work with and empowers you to deliver a service you can be proud of – thenthis is where you need to be.

Our Upfit Center delivers reliable, durable, high performing products for our global partners. You are key to our customers’ success. Working with industry leading technology, you will deliver solutions that build your knowledge base and fuel your career.


  • Diagnosing and correcting problems, testing, checking, repairing and rebuilding within Cummins standard repair times (SRT)

  • Ability to operate all machine tools and testing equipment

  • Upfit engines to meet various customer requirements

  • Upfitting marine engines and gensets

  • Follow instructions and read customer specifications

  • Read wiring schematics and follow accordingly

  • Standing for long periods of time, lifting tools and parts, and climbing onto trucks


Skills and Experience Required:

  • Good verbal communication skills with external and internal customers

  • Analysis/problem solving with basic knowledge of diesel engine technology

  • PC skills for written communications

  • Demonstrates team leadership and motivates others in a team environment

  • Excellent communications skills - active listening, writing, speaking and telephone

  • Effective user of good problem solving skills

  • Demonstrates ability to initiate, expedite and follow through to task completion

  • Must have own set of basic hand tools

Required Education, Licenses or Certifications:

  • Highschool diploma or equivalent

Physical Requirements:

  • Standing 7.5 hours per day

  • Pushing/Pulling 4.0 hours per day

  • Sitting 1.5 hours per day

  • Lifting 1.5 hours per day

  • Lifting up to a maximum of 80 pounds

  • Bending 3.0 hours per day

  • Driving 1.5 hours per day

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 work with ground-breaking products and technology? Apply for this opportunity to start your career as an extraordinary Tech with Cummins today.

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Primary Location United States-North Carolina-Charlotte-US, NC, Charlotte, Cummins Atlantic - Main Office

Job Type Shop

Recruitment Job Type Shop

Job Posting Jul 11, 2017, 2:40:27 PM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 170003C7