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Cummins Inc. Electro-Mechanical Technician 2nd Shift (Neillsville, WI) in Neillsville, Wisconsin

Electro-Mechanical Technician 2nd Shift (Neillsville, WI)


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We are looking for a talented Electro-Mechanical Technical – 2ndshift to join our team specializing in Manufacturing for our Components Business Segment in Neillsville, WI.

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

  • Performs skilled activities which support manufacturing business needs. Selects and uses appropriate tools, machinery, and specialty equipment. Learns and understands the protocols of working safely with electricity and other energy sources with industrial equipment.

  • Performs work in accordance with diagrams, sketches, operation manuals and specifications using various tools, measuring and testing instruments.

  • Support equipment uptime and downtime failure analysis.

  • Participates actively with local Total Productive Maintenance (TPM) teams in ways to improve quality, safety, process, material flow, and employee development.

  • Performs quality inspections.

  • Communicates, solve problems, and improve processes.


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

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.

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

Nimble learning - Actively learning through experimentation when tackling new problems, using both successes and failures as learning fodder.

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

Demonstrates self-awareness - Using a combination of feedback and reflection to gain productive insight into personal strengths and weaknesses.

Controls Safety - Recognizes controls related hazards in a manufacturing environment (Electrical, Hydraulic, Pneumatic) to incorporate safe practices and procedures as part of the daily work plan to reduce injuries and create a safe machine environment.

Health and Safety Fundamentals - Champions and models proactive health and safety behaviors by identifying, reporting and participating in actions to improve health and safety in order to build an interdependent culture and contribute to an injury-free workplace.

Manufacturing Knowledge - Demonstrates the knowledge of manufacturing by correctly implementing changes in current processes, equipment, and applications to meet the function's needs and contribute towards continuous improvement.

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

Manages complexity - Making sense of complex, high quantity, and sometimes contradictory information to effectively solve problems.

Education, Licenses, Certifications

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

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


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

Position Summary: This position is responsible for troubleshooting, problem solving, repairing, and maintaining equipment in a timely manner. Work will consist principally of tasks and projects related to corrections of safety issues and improvements to workplace safety. Working with safeguarding equipment.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Perform a variety of electrical installation and maintenance work on electrical systems and equipment internal to the plant

  • Install wiring circuits and distribution centers in accordance with specifications

  • Install switches, controls, and other electronic devices incidental to the installation

  • Diagnose, remedy, repair, and replace equipment and apparatus

  • Work from schematic drawings, diagrams, specifications, and code books

  • Utilize electrical measuring and testing devices

  • Troubleshooting of welding equipment and weld controls as well as variable sped motor drives, PLC’s servo systems, robotics, and other metal fabricating equipment

  • Perform skilled mechanical work including PM’s

  • Troubleshoot, install, and build PLC equipment; brands include Allen-Bradley, Parker and Omron

  • Troubleshoot robotic equipment; program and optimize efficiencies; brands include Yamaha, Fannc, Misc. CNC C-Code, and ABB

  • Troubleshoot and interpret electrical schematics; write schematics and trace wiring to troubleshoot older equipment without schematics

  • Troubleshoot temperature controllers, thermocouples, solid state relays, heaters, fuses, motor drives, and motor contactors

  • Design, build and install guarding systems, including necessary controls to assure operator and pedestrian safety.

Skills & Abilities:

  • Excellent mechanical aptitude and electronic knowledge

  • Excellent problem-solving ability

  • Relates well with others and has knowledge of team-based work systems

  • Knowledge of 3 phase 480 volt systems and 120/208 volt systems

  • Excellent reliability and attendance

  • Exemplify Cummins Core Values: Integrity, Innovation, Delivering superior results, Diversity, Global Involvement, Corporate Responsibility, Unleash the power of Cummins

Education & Experience:

  • Minimum 1-year certificate or degree in Industrial Maintenance, Mechatronics, Electro-Mechanical Technology and/or 3-5 years relevant work experience

  • Computer experience with PLC programming software; Install light curtains and understanding of safety relays and switches preferred

  • Lathe, Mill, and Welding experience preferred

  • Understanding of Ohm’s Law and other electrical theories preferred

  • Experience with electrical measuring and testing devices including oscilloscopes, volt and amp meters preferred

  • Experience with motion servo equipment preferred; Brands include Lenze and Allen-Bradley

  • Experience troubleshooting and installing Human Machine Interface devices preferred; Brands include Uniop and Allen-Bradley

  • Experience with electrical planning, building, and testing electrical panels and following electrical codes


Primary Location United States-Wisconsin-Eau Claire-US, WI, Neillsville, FGD Nelson East Plant

Job Type Shop

Recruitment Job Type Shop

Job Posting Oct 16, 2023, 1:00:00 AM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Organization Cummins Filtration

Role Category Onsite

Relocation Package Ineligible

Req ID: 230009MW