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Cummins Inc. Technician - Mechanical in Pooraka, Australia

Technician - Mechanical


Technician - Diesel Mechanical

$5,000 Sign on Bonus

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We are looking for a talented Mechanic to join our Team in Pooraka, SA . This role will see you as part of a team of workshop technicians specialising in rebuilding, repairing, and maintaining high horsepower engines.

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

  • Complete diagnostics, repairs and rebuilds on engine products in a service workshop

  • Applies documented procedures and policies to complete complex repairs, including identifying and preparing required parts and tools

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

  • Performs preventative maintenance based on assessment of engines

  • Assists more experienced technicians with diagnostics and development of repair plans for engines in the workshop

  • Completes required documentation, such as work completed documents, time sheets, warranty claims, quality documents 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

  • Adheres 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:

  • Trade qualified heavy diesel engine electrician is preferred

  • Minimal level of workshop related experience required

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

  • A current, valid driver’s license

  • Be keen to upskill with Cummins product training

  • Put safety first, every task every day

  • Occasional travel to rail customer sites for diagnosis and/or repair work

Compensation and Benefits

  • Flexible Lifestyle – Monday to Friday

  • Competitive hourly rate paid as a permanent salary

  • $5k sign on bonus (Conditions apply)

  • Overtime penalties

  • Safety equipment / PPE and uniforms provided

  • Tooling allowance

  • Further training provided on site

  • Income Protection continuance insurance

  • Discounts with select private health insurance, PC software/hardware and a range of vehicles

  • Annual remuneration review

  • Participation in an annual variable compensation (bonus) program

  • A range of personal and professional benefits

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.

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Primary Location Australia-South Australia-Adelaide-Australia, Pooraka, Adelaide BR 440

Job Type Shop

Recruitment Job Type Technician

Job Posting Nov 6, 2023, 8:40:14 PM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Organization Distribution Business

Role Category Onsite

Relocation Package Eligible

Req ID: 230004QW