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Cummins Inc. Power Generation Preventative Maintenance Technician (Load Banks) in Kearny, New Jersey

Power Generation Preventative Maintenance Technician (Load Banks)


No, this isn’t one of those ordinary jobs.

Cummins is a team of dependable, innovative thinkers, who are empowered to generate and deliver solutions for customers, community, and environment. Our employees develop their careers through the challenges only a diverse, global innovator can promise. This is a collaborative culture where thinking beyond your desk is more than part of the job. It is the job.

This is what we call Working Right.

As part of Cummins, we will add to your current skills by providing training, encouragement and growth within a teamwork environment. We invest in your professional growth by providing you with education and training opportunities to keep current on industry standards and products. You will gain valuable knowledge of the diesel engine industry and skills that will last a lifetime.

A commitment to excellence is deeply rooted in Cummins tradition of exceptional service. Our employees are dedicated to delivering the “Best Every Time, Every Day” with the goal of earning customers for life!

We take pride in providing an unmatched high caliber of service and support for Cummins engines, generators, filters, and related products that serve the varied needs of our customers. Crucial to accomplishing this is the energy and commitment of Cummins employees to the company.

As a Your responsibilities may include;

  • Executes maintenance and repairs on power generation products ( load bank machines ) in a service workshop under supervision

  • Applies documented procedures and policies to complete basic repairs and scheduled maintenance, including preparing required parts and tools

  • Disassemble power generation equipment

  • Assists with completing required documentation, such as work completed documentation, time sheets, warranty claims and quality forms, via handwritten forms or business system input screens

  • Completes training in line with skill and business requirements

  • Maintains work area and tools for cleanliness and proper operation

  • Ensure adherence to all relevant Health, Safety & Environmental policies, procedures and legislation and reports any issues / incidents to their supervisor


Skills and experience

  • Broad mechanical or electrical repair and maintenance capability

  • Capable of electrical repair and maintenance with minimal supervision practical exposure to working on Power Generation products

  • Awareness of Quick Serve Process preferred

  • Able to understand basic computer use

  • Able to clearly communicate both orally and in writing

  • Able to understand written instructions

  • Ability to work safely and identify safety risks, including completion of any required safety training and the Job Safety Assessment process

  • Can resolve basic technical problems

  • Able to work within quality standards

  • Capable of developing effective working relationships

  • Ability to use general numerical principles

  • Ability to carry out basic repairs and scheduled maintenance on different product types without supervision

  • Able to understand diagnostic tools

  • Awareness and ability to access Cummins service support tools (such as Quick Serve Online, INPOWER) and understanding of Microsoft Software

  • Able to prepare required documentation to the standard required

Education, Licenses, Certifications

Apprentice Trained Power Generation / Electrical Technician (Preferred)

Vocational diploma from relevant technical institution

Current relevant electrical certification

Locally valid driving permit (Preferred)


Basic to intermediate electrical knowledge and/or experience with power generation products

Load Banking machine experience a plus

High Voltage/Low Voltage practical experience

Additional Information:

This is a Union Position


Primary Location United States-New Jersey-Newark-US, NJ, Kearny, Cummins East Region

Job Type Shop

Recruitment Job Type Technician

Job Posting Aug 14, 2019, 8:59:44 AM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 190003MJ