Cummins Inc. Parts Person in Hodgkins, Illinois

Parts Person


If you want to develop your career with the industry leader who gives you the innovative technology you love to work with and empowers you to deliver a service you can be proud of – then this is where you need to be.

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


  • Supply parts and Information to Service Supervisors and Service Technicians.

  • Order, receive and store parts.

  • Fill requisitions, work orders, or requests for materials, tools, and other stock items and distribute items to technicians.

  • Prepare parts returns and perform credits for dealers.

  • Use computer to enter records, add new parts, and generate and submit stock orders.

  • Manage parts inventory; Maintain necessary records in the parts department.

  • Assemble customer orders from stock and place orders on pallets and shelves, or convey order to packing station/shipping area.

  • Package, ship, and receive parts as needed.

  • Phone and parts counter customer support as needed.

  • Other duties as assigned.


Skills and Experience Required:

  • Ability to multi-task in a fast paced work environment

  • Strong computer and keyboard skills to complete work (i.e. parts look up, invoicing, etc.)

  • Demonstrated organizational and time management skills

  • Possess a strong work ethic and positive demeanor

  • Willingness to learn from co-workers and train new team members as necessary

  • Excellent customer support skills encompassing the “Customer Support Excellence” philosophy and standards.

  • Able to use a computer and keyboard to complete work (i.e. parts look up, invoicing, etc.).

  • Organizational and time management skills.

  • Able to multi-task in a fast paced work environment.


Required Education, Licenses or Certifications

  • High school diploma or equivalent required

  • Prefer minimum of two years of engine and/or power gen parts experience.

Physical Requirements:

  • Requires ability to safely lift up to 25 pounds often, up to 75 pounds frequently and up to 100 pounds on occasion using proper lifting tools/techniques

  • Tasks will require bending, stretching, standing, twisting, climbing up and down on equipment throughout the work shift

  • Work environment requires Parts Clerk to wear identified PPE at all times

Compensation and Benefits

Position is part of the local bargaining unit. 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.

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Primary Location United States-Illinois-Chicago-US, IL, Hodgkins, Cummins NPower Chicago

Job Type Shop

Recruitment Job Type Shop

Job Posting Feb 17, 2018, 9:46:42 AM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 1800012Y