Cummins Inc. Journeyman Diesel Engine Technician in Portland, Oregon
Journeyman Diesel Engine Technician
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.
Extraordinary Technology Requires Extraordinary Technicians!
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.
This High-level role is filled with variety and learning beyond the technology in our engines, you’ll quickly learn about safety and diagnostic tools, as well as our newest product updates.
This is an exciting opportunity in Portland, Oregon for an Engine Workshop Technician. Cummins Pacific is where you can work on our industry leading engine technology.
An Extraordinary Cummins Technician…
Embraces new technology for diagnostics and data gathering.
Focuses on a high level of customer service and communications.
Looks to develop their skill set and product knowledge through classroom, hands-on, and virtual training.
Readily adapts to a changing work environment and work assignments.
Job Duties and Responsibilities:
Completes troubleshooting, repairs and rebuilds on engine products in a service workshop independently while coaching and developing less experienced technicians
Applies documented procedures and policies to perform diagnostics and complex repairs
Performs preventative maintenance based on assessment of engine
Completes required documentation, such as work completed documents, time sheets, warranty claims and quality forms, via handwritten or business system input screens
Completes training in line with skill and business requirements
Coaches and develops technicians and/or apprentices and transfers knowledge and experience to others; may provide work direction; may review repair plans, parts lists, etc
Maintains work area and tools for cleanliness and proper operation
Adheres to and ensures adherence of more junior technicians to all relevant Health, Safety & Environmental policies, procedures and legislation and reports any issues / incidents to their supervisor
Skill Level A
Ability to train Service Personnel to develop their diagnostic skills
Able to identify opportunities for work process improvements and recommend appropriate action
Able to develop and maintain productive working relationships
Ability to prepare reports providing feedback on service interventions
Skill Level B
Skill Level A plus:
Ability to identify and resolve engine system failures relating to and impacted by component failure
Ability to guide / coach other service technicians through complex service interventions and diagnostic issues
Can resolve complex technical problems and have the ability to identify and up sell further service and repair opportunities.
Education, Licenses, Certifications
Apprentice Trained Engine Technician (Preferred)
Vocational diploma from relevant technical institution
Locally valid driving permit (Preferred)
Advanced level knowledge of and/or experience with engine products
Experience providing technical advice and coaching to more junior technicians (preferred)
Physical Requirements (times are approximate)
Standing 7.5 hours per day
Pushing/Pulling 4.0 hours per day
Sitting 1.5 hours per day
Lifting 1.5 hours per day Lifting up to a maximum of 80 pounds
Bending 3.0 hours per day
Compensation and Benefits
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.
Ready to work with ground-breaking products and technology? Apply for this opportunity to start your career as an extraordinary Tech with Cummins today.
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Primary Location United States-Oregon-Portland-US, OR, Portland, Cummins Northwest Inc
Job Type Shop
Recruitment Job Type Technician
Job Posting Jul 5, 2018, 2:06:22 PM
Unposting Date Ongoing
Req ID: 180003VB