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Cummins Inc. Parts Professional in Irvine, California

Parts Professional


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Parts II Technician


We are looking for a talented Parts Technician to join our team specializing in Heavy Duty Truck and Engine Parts located in Irvine, CA.

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

Under some supervision, follow established procedures and guidelines to receive, handle, store, perform system transactions and dispatch goods in a factory or warehouse. Receive incoming goods; check for damage and for discrepancies between goods and invoices. Accurately sort, label, store goods and arrange storage to optimize warehouse space. Pick, pack, and dispatch outgoing goods according to written or verbal requests or orders.

  • Certified to operate forklifts or other warehouse machinery

  • Health, Safety & Environmental (HSE)

  • Stop work and immediately report any major injury hazards

  • Report any work-related injury, illness, incident or hazard

  • Comply with HSE standards, policies, procedures & regulations

  • Use appropriate personal protective equipment

  • Promote interdependence by looking out for one another

  • Correct hazards within your control and capabilities

  • Recognize how your work may impact the environment and work to minimize the negative impact

  • Engage in HSE Training


  • Follows all applicable standard work, work instruction/process documentation and established quality procedures

  • Raises issues to minimize cost and quality exposures

  • Performs quality checks for damage and for discrepancies between goods and invoices

  • Identifies and controls non-conforming material


  • Receive incoming goods, accurately sort, label/package, store goods and arrange storage to optimize warehouse space

  • Operates manual and automated equipment to pick, pack and ship product per the customer expectations

  • Demonstrates a high level of competency in core work skills

  • Works at the required cycle time or defined engineering standard


  • Communicates effectively with the assigned team and with all support teamsCompletes training in line with business requirements

  • Participates actively in ways to improve quality, safety, process, material flow, and employee development

  • Maintains clean and orderly work area, including routine housekeeping tasks and machine cleaning tasks and performs planned operator care and maintenance tasks

  • Remains flexible and performs other miscellaneous duties, as required, to meet business goals

  • Works with peers, skilled trades and support staff to maintain and identify equipment in need of repair



  • Ensures accountability - Holding self and others accountable to meet commitments

  • Collaborates - Building partnerships and working collaboratively with others to meet shared objectives

  • Communicates effectively - Developing and delivering multi-mode communications that convey a clear understanding of the unique needs of different audiences

  • Customer focus - Building strong customer relationships and delivering customer-centric solutions

  • Drives results - Consistently achieving results, even under tough circumstances

  • Decision quality - Making good and timely decisions that keep the organization moving forward

  • Self-development - Actively seeking new ways to grow and be challenged using both formal and informal development channels

  • Warehouse Operations - Utilizes warehousing tools, systems, and methodologies to meet defined metrics for inbound and outbound operations of a warehouse

Education, Licenses, Certifications

  • High school diploma or certificate of completion of secondary education or equivalent experience to the extent such experience meets applicable regulations

  • Requires certification to operate powered industrial vehicles (reach trucks, order pickers, pallet rider, etc.) and/or other heavy machinery

  • This position may require licensing for compliance with export controls or sanctions regulations.


  • Requires some work experience or intermediate level knowledge obtained through education, training or on-the-job experience

  • The prospective employee should expect to pull and invoice between 100-130 orders per day in the FedEx/ UPS station

  • Employee needs to be self-sufficient and be able to maintain focus on the task at hand

  • Employee also needs to be adaptable and be able to help where needed when short staffed

  • ​​​​​​​This position does not require any DOT related pre-screenings.

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-California-Irvine-US, CA, Irvine, Cummins Pacific

Job Type Shop

Recruitment Job Type Shop

Job Posting Jul 30, 2021, 12:40:44 PM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 2100005E