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Cummins Inc. Technical Support Specialist in Troy, Michigan

Technical Support Specialist

Description

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.

We believe in flexibility for you to explore your passions while making an impact through meaningful work within our inclusive workforce. That’s what #LifeAtCummins is all about.

We are looking for a talented Technical Support Specialist to join our team specializing in Sales for our Components Business Segment in Troy, MI

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

  • Provide technical support for less complex service related issues.

  • Serve as technical support resource providing diagnostic support on less complex warranty and non-warranty repair events.

  • Formulate and direct less complex repair plans.

  • Document the results of diagnostic and repair actions in the appropriate database clearly and concisely.

  • Manage the escalation of complex requests to the appropriate level of support.

  • Assists with diagnostic support and escalation process improvement activities.

  • Maintain knowledge and technical understanding of current products and new products.

  • Promote Cummins Service capability and service programs to increase sales.

Qualifications

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

  • Diagnostics Application - Translates customer complaints to develop troubleshooting plan; troubleshoots issue following guided work flows, procedures, specialized equipment such as mechanical and electronic service tools, and diagnoses computer software to isolate failed components to enable a successful repair; validates repair by duplicating complaint to ensure it has been resolved; documents results of troubleshooting in business systems to communicate what has been done for payment and historical tracking.

  • Technical Escalation - Obtains product technical issue information and utilizes available resources including data management tools; elevates issues to a higher level of expertise, balancing timeliness of customer response with investigation efforts; captures all troubleshooting steps in the appropriate database in order to ensure seamless transitions and accurate response to ticket resolution in a timely manner.

  • Service Documentation - Creates and verifies customer, equipment and technical information; captures specific data using required service tools; follows procedures and documents required information in the service management system in order to have an accurate record of the work done.

  • Electronic Service Tool Application - Identifies the suite of available hardware and software tools required for a service event; utilizes the appropriate electronic tool set to maintain the product or diagnose and troubleshoot an issue; interprets electronic tool results or recommendations to determine next steps for service resolution.

  • Service Capability, Capacity and Coverage - Applies the Service Capability, Capacity and Coverage process to understand customer expectations, business priorities, and where products are operating to provide capable and consistent service through available parts, information, tools, and qualified technicians according to published standards; analyzes service capability metrics to identify, prioritize and resolve channel development opportunities within the service network.

  • 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.

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

  • Customer focus - Building strong customer relationships and delivering customer-centric solutions.

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

  • Resourcefulness - Securing and deploying resources effectively and efficiently.

  • Tech savvy - Anticipating and adopting innovations in business-building digital and technology applications.

Education, Licenses, Certifications

  • Demonstrated role competence is required. College, university, or equivalent Bachelor's degree in relevant discipline is preferred

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

Experience

  • Intermediate level of relevant work experience required. Prior experience in a technical role is preferred.

  • Manage cross-functional teams, using product management, 8D and PSAC processes to address service and warranty issues.

  • Coordinate cross-functional teams to develop FAR’s and its corresponding cost estimate, corrective action, scope, etc, in response to end-user product concerns.

  • Travel as required to OEM sites, fleets, repair stations, to support retro fit programs, meet with end users to address product problems, and assist engineering in parts testing or information retrieval.

  • Provide technical training at the OEM level on Defense & Specialty products.

  • Support Meritor 3rd party Service Providers with training, tooling, equipment, and service documentation for current or prototype product field support requirements.

  • Travel required 30%-40%

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.

Base salary range:$76,000 – $114,000

Please note that the salary range provided is a good faith estimate on the applicable range. The final salary offer will be determined after considering relevant factors, including a candidate’s qualifications and experience, where appropriate.

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.

Job SERVICE

Primary Location United States-Michigan-Rochester Hills-US, MI, Troy, 2135 West Maple Road

Job Type Experienced - Exempt / Office

Recruitment Job Type Exempt - Experienced

Job Posting May 10, 2024, 2:00:00 AM

Unposting Date May 25, 2024, 1:59:00 AM

Organization Cummins Meritor

Role Category Hybrid - Potential for Partial Remote

Relocation Package Ineligible

Req ID: 240003KS

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