Cummins Inc. Engine Workshop Technician, Cummins Central Power in Sikeston, Missouri

Engine Workshop Technician, Cummins Central Power


Completes troubleshooting, repairs and rebuilds on engine products in a service workshop independently while coaching and developing less experienced technicians

Applies documented procedures and policies to perform diagnostics and complex repairs

Performs preventative maintenance based on assessment of engine

Completes required documentation, such as work completed documents, time sheets, warranty claims and quality forms, via handwritten or business system input screens

Completes training in line with skill and business requirements

Coaches and develops technicians and/or apprentices and transfers knowledge and experience to others; may provide work direction; may review repair plans, parts lists, etc

Maintains work area and tools for cleanliness and proper operation

Adheres to and ensures adherence of more junior technicians to all relevant Health, Safety & Environmental policies, procedures and legislation and reports any issues / incidents to their supervisor



Skill Level A

Level II Technician plus:

Ability to train Service Personnel to develop their diagnostic skills

Able to identify opportunities for work process improvements and recommend appropriate action

Able to develop and maintain productive working relationships

Ability to prepare reports providing feedback on service interventions

Skill Level B

Skill Level A plus:

Ability to identify and resolve engine system failures relating to and impacted by component failure

Ability to guide / coach other service technicians through complex service interventions and diagnostic issues

Can resolve complex technical problems

Ability to identify and up sell further service and repair opportunities.

Education, Licenses, Certifications

Apprentice Trained Engine Technician (Preferred)

Vocational diploma from relevant technical institution

Locally valid driving permit (Preferred)


Advanced level knowledge of and/or experience with engine products

Experience providing technical advice and coaching to more junior technicians (preferred)

Key Responsibilities:

  • Perform all duties adhering to Cummins Safety Policies and Procedures

  • Provide excellent internal/external customer support encompassing “Customer Support Excellence” philosophy and standards

  • Perform troubleshooting and complete repair on engines, chassis and sub-assemblies within a reasonable and expected time frame while maintaining a high level of quality workmanship

  • Efficiently remove and install engines in equipment chassis

  • Efficiently remove and install components on engines, in and out of chassis

  • Efficiently Rebuild engine components

  • Accurately document the work performed

  • Successfully complete all Cummins required training courses

  • Participation in actively keepingwork areas clean and safe at all times

  • Adherence to the Cummins Business Code of Conduct including setting an example of ethical behavior

  • Effectively create, maintain, and develop positive internal/external customer relationships

  • Maintain adequate personal tooling

  • Other duties as assigned

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Primary Location United States-Missouri-Cape Girardeau-US, MO, Sikeston, Cummins Mid-South

Job Type Shop

Recruitment Job Type Technician

Job Posting Jan 11, 2017, 11:06:48 AM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 1700001U