Cummins Inc. Journeyman Diesel Engine Technician in Portland, Oregon

Journeyman Diesel Engine Technician

Description

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.

Candidate would be required to work swing shift. Currently 1:30PM to 10PM.

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

Qualifications

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)

Experience

  • 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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Job SERVICE

Primary Location United States-Oregon-Portland-US, OR, Portland, Cummins Northwest Inc

Job Type Shop

Recruitment Job Type Technician

Job Posting Aug 30, 2018, 12:23:18 PM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 180005XZ