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Cummins Inc. Materials Engineering Technician - (Hourly) Columbus, Indiana in Columbus, Indiana

Materials Engineering Technician - (Hourly) Columbus, Indiana


We are looking for a talented Materials Engineering Technician to join our team at the Cummins Technical Center in Columbus, IN with starting pay of $30.00 -$34.00/hour.

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

  • Will be working with reactors, responsibilities include - sample preparation, executing reactor evaluations, maintenance, calibrations, troubleshooting, repair instruments and equipment, data transfer, working with machine shop for taking cores and decanning and coordinating with internal and neighbouring labs.

  • Applies advanced skills and experiences while preparing samples and specimens, operating analytical instruments and equipment, performing physical inspection, acquiring and interpreting data, and documenting technical results in support of production and non-production engineering, quality, and manufacturing groups.

  • Understands and applies appropriate company and department rules and guidelines to work.

  • Coordinates the collection, transportation, and documentation of chemical waste disposal.

  • Demonstrates adaptability and responsiveness to changing work needs and willingness to undertake new tasks.

  • Develops and documents all laboratory methods, participates in the maintenance of quality procedures and work instructions, self and team audits and associated corrective actions

  • Exercises independent decision-making and initiative for needed activities, problem solving, creative technical and analytical work, and hands-on applications

  • Performs other miscellaneous duties, as required.


Education, Licenses, Certifications:

High school diploma, GED or equivalent required with Department of Labor Certification OR

Associates degree from an accredited program in a related field and at least two years of relevant experience OR

Bachelor’s degree in a related field OR

Relevant military education and experience.

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.

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.

COVID-19 Vaccination Information:

The health and safety of our employees, customers, and communities is our top priority. As a result, you may be required to be fully vaccinated to be employed at Cummins for positions based in the United States and Canada. In fact, some of our sites will be requiring vaccination as soon as January 18, 2022 in order to come on site. Additional vaccination requirements may apply depending on customer requirements and the potential application of federal or state/provincial law. Accommodations for medical or religious reasons will be considered in accordance with applicable law.


Primary Location United States-Indiana-Columbus-US, IN, Columbus, Cummins Tech Center

Job Type Experienced - Exempt / Office

Recruitment Job Type Office

Job Posting Apr 28, 2022, 5:31:59 PM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Organization Corporate

Req ID: 220002YS