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Cummins Inc. Charleston - IT Support Associate in Ladson, South Carolina

Charleston - IT Support Associate


Charleston IT Support Associate

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 Charleston IT Support Associate to join our team specializing in SYSTEMS/INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY for our Corporate/CBS Segment in Charleston, SC.

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

  • Help to setup and monitor data closet equipment including servers and UPS.

  • Monitor and report on general site health status including data closet equipment, servers, network, and clients.

  • Assist with the running of cables and provide guidance to local team on cable runs and termination.

  • Escort vendors within the site so they can do maintenance tasks on data closet systems.

  • Assist the site lead with server operations as needed.

  • Set up new servers and clients according to documented processes.

  • Perform standard maintenance tasks on clients and servers including patches, agent install, and incident troubleshooting.

  • Maintain and document all network IDF changes and port mappings.

  • Collaborate with the plant staff in order to foster open communication with CBS and ensure all devices on site at used in accordance with CBS IT best practices.

  • Position is 100% on site, with the primary location being the Cummins Turbo Plant in Ladson, SC, but also supporting additional Charleston area sites.


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

  • Windows XP through 10, and server 2008 through 2019

  • Familiarity with antivirus systems, Active directory, and basic windows security settings

  • Have a basic understanding of network infrastructure including TCP/IP, switching, and common network devices.

  • Technical aptitude using standard IT software including MS OFFICE, Telnet/putty clients, remote desktop, and Cummins online tools (teams/SharePoint)

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-North Charleston-US, SC, Ladson, Holset Palmetto Plant

Job Type Experienced - Exempt / Office

Recruitment Job Type Office

Job Posting Sep 13, 2023, 10:32:05 AM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Organization Cummins Business Services

Role Category Onsite

Relocation Package Eligible

Req ID: 2300096P