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Cummins Inc. Test Technician (3rd Shift) - Hourly in Stoughton, Wisconsin

Test Technician (3rd Shift) - Hourly


Cummins is a place big enough to coach and develop a global workforce and create the world’s leading clean, engine technology. We’re also small enough for you to find your fit and personal passion with a team of dependable, innovative thinkers who are developing their careers within a diverse, inclusive, empowering environment.

Learn more about this role and how you can begin Working Right .

Our Engine Business delivers reliable, durable, high performing products to our global partners. Working in an innovative space, you’ll develop high tech solutions that will fuel your advanced career skill set and empower you to own your career. Our integrated businesses demand the talents and creativity of individuals with a wide range of skills and experience.

This is an exciting opportunity in Stoughton, Wisconsin for a Test Technician:

Cummins USA is where you can work on industry leading engineering projects such as New Product Development, Value Package Introduction and Systems Product Validation.

Your impact will happen in these and other ways:

To perform testing in Cummins Labs in support of diesel exhaust emissions control system development.

  • Configure and operate engines or test rigs, measuring and recording data as requested

  • Install engines and components in test cells or test rigs. May require lifting of up to 50lbs

  • Set up experiments and prepare components or systems for testing

  • Consistently provides accurate and reliable test results.

  • Fabricate necessary tubing, hardware and brackets to complete engine, test part and test equipment installation.

  • Maintain inventory of samples, prototypes and tools/equipment

  • Configure and operate data acquisition systems.

  • Responsible for adherence to safety rules, policies and procedures. Follows 5S guidelines for cleanliness of equipment and good housekeeping practices

  • Review/execute test plans and documents results in a specified report format including test time, to endure data quality and customer charges

  • Perform routine maintenance and calibration of test equipment

  • Interfaces with customers, suppliers, engineers and other functions to ensure high level of customer support excellence.

  • Support TS16949/ISO14001 initiatives by following standard work practices/instructions.


  • Entry level requiring minimum one year of relevant experience from higher education and/or employment in related field (internship or co-op acceptable)

  • Associates degree from an accredited program or higher is preferred.

  • Hands-on fabrication, welding or electrical skills are highly valued

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.

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Primary Location United States-Wisconsin-Madison-US, WI, Stoughton, FGD Nelson Industries Inc

Job Type Experienced - Exempt / Office

Recruitment Job Type Office

Job Posting Jun 7, 2019, 9:47:04 AM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 190002CT