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Cummins Inc. Production Associate $2500 Sign on Bonus!!! in Jefferson, Louisiana

Production Associate $2500 Sign on Bonus!!!


Production Associate at Cummins

We are looking for a talented Upfit Technician to join our Upfit production facility in Jefferson, LA

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

Marine based engines, generators, power units

Assembly of generators, engines, transmissions, power units

Install value-added components to engines and generators to meet customer requirements and design specifications.

Production assembly, including drilling, bolting.

Interpret basic installation drawings and work as a team to accomplish installations.

Ability to read detailed equipment and part diagrams/prints of Cummins and OEM products and verify torque values referenced from established engineered guidelines.

General shop maintenance such as inspecting extension cords, replacing air lines, general maintenance, daily JSA (Job Safety Analysis) reports, welder inspections and daily time sheets.

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

Ability to work in Marine Upfit / manufacturing setting

Mechanical knowledge, Diesel Engines experience preferred

Ability to use power tools, computer software and remove / install external diesel engine and generator components

Must be able to physically lift, stand, squat, kneel frequently, wear required personal protective equipment as required and operate forklifts preferred

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.



Ensures accountability - Holding self and others accountable to meet commitments.

Communicates effectively - Developing and delivering multi-mode communications that convey a clear understanding of the unique needs of different audiences.

Courage - Stepping up to address difficult issues, saying what needs to be said.

Drives results - Consistently achieving results, even under tough circumstances.

Health and Safety Fundamentals - Champions and models proactive health and safety behaviors by identifying, reporting and participating in actions to improve health and safety in order to build an interdependent culture and contribute to an injury-free workplace.

Manufacturing Knowledge - Demonstrates the knowledge of manufacturing by correctly implementing changes in current processes, equipment, and applications to meet the function's needs and contribute towards continuous improvement.

Education, Licenses, Certifications

High school diploma or certificate of completion of secondary education or equivalent experience to the extent such experience meets applicable regulations.

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


Requires some work experience or intermediate level knowledge obtained through education, training or on-the-job experience.

DMV Required, no DOT

Diesel experience preferred

Mechanical repair/rebuild experience needed


Primary Location United States-Louisiana-New Orleans-US, LA, Jefferson, Cummins Mid-South

Job Type Shop

Recruitment Job Type Shop

Job Posting Oct 6, 2021, 11:52:11 AM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 210006MN