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Cummins Inc. Engineering Sr. Technician - L2 in Charleston, South Carolina

Engineering Sr. Technician - L2


Engineering Sr. Technician - L2

Our culture believes in POWERING YOUR POTENTIAL . We provide global opportunities to develop your career, make your community a better place and work with today’s most innovative thinkers to solve the world’s toughest problems.

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We are looking for a talented Mechanical Technician to join our team specializing in product testing for our Cummins Technical Center in Charleston, South Carolina.

In this role, you will make an impact in the following ways:

  • Build, repair, and prepare articles for testing and associated auxiliary equipment.

  • Install test articles into test structures (test cell, table, rig, etc.).

  • Perform tests in accordance with set test methods.

  • Perform testing in accordance with established test procedures and methodology.

  • Consistently provide accurate and reliable test results.

  • Has an in-depth understanding of the function on of the test equipment used to perform test and the contribution of the test equipment to the validity of the test results.

  • Configure and operate data acquisition systems; analyzes and reviews data for appropriateness.

  • Has an in-depth understanding of the functioning of the product under test to assess the contribution of the product to the validity of the test results.

  • Perform test stand installation, troubleshooting and setups and the upkeep and maintenance of laboratory equipment

  • Provide support/recommendations to engineering for equipment supplier evaluation and qualification, equipment and facility updates and instrument specification.

  • Perform other duties as required.


To be successful in this role you will need the following:

  • Requires significant relevant work experience or specialized skills obtained through education, training, or on-the-job experience.

  • High School Diploma, GED or equivalent required with Department of Labor Certification, or a High School Diploma, GED or equivalent required with a minimum of 8 years of experience in a relevant field. An associate degree in a relevant field and at least 2 years of relevant experience, or a bachelor’s degree in a relevant field.

  • Experience with Linux or similar computer programming software preferred

  • MS Office experience including data analysis with MS Excel preferred

  • Automotive experience/ experience building engines is preferred.

Compensation and Benefits

Base salary 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.


Primary Location United States-South Carolina-Charleston-US, SC, Charleston, Cummins Technical Center

Job Type Experienced - Exempt / Office

Recruitment Job Type Office

Job Posting Dec 1, 2022, 2:26:59 PM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Organization Engine Business

Req ID: 220009NJ