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Cummins Inc. Trades Assistant in Manukau City, New Zealand

Trades Assistant


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 Trades Assistant to join our team specialising in Engine repairs and maintenance for our Auckland branch.

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

  • Completes repairs and rebuilds on engine products in a service workshop under supervision.

  • Applies documented procedures and policies to complete basic repairs and schedule maintenance, including preparing required parts and tools.

  • Disassemble, inspect and clean engines and /or engine components.

  • Assists with completion required documentation, such as work completed documentation, timesheets, warranty claims and quality forms, via handwritten forms or business system input screens.

  • Completes training in line with skill and business requirements.

  • Maintains work area and tools for cleanliness and proper operation.

  • Ensure adherence to all relevant Health, Safety & Environmental policies, procedures and legislation and reports any issues / incidents to their supervisor.


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

  • Basic level knowledge of and/or experience with engine products

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

  • Plans and aligns - Planning and prioritizing work to meet commitments aligned with organizational goals.

  • 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.

  • Able to repair and maintain mechanical/electrical products following guidelines, using required tools within standard repair time to ensure a quality repair.

  • Demonstrates knowledge of Cummins and industry standards by complying with all safe work procedures including Personal Protective Equipment to create a safe work environment; applies mechanical principles and theories using appropriate tools and procedures to diagnose and repair products safely and efficiently.

  • Communicates effectively and champions and models proactive health and safety behaviors.

Compensation and Benefits

  • Highly competitive hourly rate reflecting experience.

  • Overtime after 8 hours (or as agreed)

  • Participation in an annual variable compensation (bonus) program.

  • Annual remuneration reviews.

  • Ability to participate in employee share purchase program – purchase Cummins (CMI) shares at a discounted rate

  • Safety equipment / PPE and uniforms provided and a range of personal and professional benefits.

If this is the right opportunity for you - Apply Now!

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At Cummins, we are an equal opportunity employer dedicated to diversity in the workplace. Our policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified persons without regard to race, gender, colour, disability, national origin, age, religion, union affiliation, sexual orientation, veteran status, citizenship, gender identity and/or expression, or other status protected by law.


Primary Location New Zealand-Auckland Region-Auckland-New Zealand, Manukau City, Auckland Dist BR 682

Job Type Shop

Recruitment Job Type Technician

Job Posting Dec 11, 2023, 1:46:08 AM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Organization Distribution Business

Role Category Onsite

Relocation Package Ineligible

Req ID: 230008IB