Cummins Inc. Block Line OPs Technician - Hourly in Rocky Mount, North Carolina

Block Line OPs Technician - Hourly


Cummins is a place big enough to coach and develop a global workforce and create the world’s leading clean, engine technology. We’re also small enough for you to find your fit and personal passion with a team of dependable, innovative thinkers who are developing their careers within a diverse, inclusive, empowering environment.

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Our Engine Business Unit delivers reliable, durable, high performing products to our global partners. Working in an innovative space, you’ll develop high tech solutions that will fuel your advanced career skill set and empower you to own your career. Our integrated businesses demand the talents and creativity of individuals with a wide range of skills and experience.

This is an exciting opportunity in Whitakers, North Carolina for a Block Line Ops Technician

Cummins USA is where you can work on industry leading manufacturing projects.

Cummins USA is where you can work on industry leading manufacturing projects.

  • Responsible for operations, quality, preventive maintenance and minor maintenance of complex automated production machinery as well as the achievement of delivery, inventory, safety, cost and quality goals.

  • This role will involve operating complex automated machinery to meet high volume production. Operations people are responsible for the quality of parts produced. Functions performed are: operations quality checks, maintaining SPC control charts, preventative maintenance, minor corrective maintenance, skill acquisitioning operator machine care, continuous improvement and skill sharing.


  • Ability to change tools and re-qualify machine for production

  • Understanding of HMI tool change frequency

  • Experience with hand gages (RMEP Hand Gage class certification is preferred)

  • Ability to follow standardized instructions and process documentation

  • Ability to follow and understand a control plan

  • Ability to learn and run multiple machines

  • Interest in problem solving and improvement.

  • Experience with metal cutting machinery in a production environment

  • Experience with precision measuring equipment

  • Blueprint Reading

  • Geometric Tolerancing

  • Mathematics including algebra

  • Knowledge of SPC

  • Ability to perform preventative maintenance and minor maintenance on machinery

  • Knowledge of the metric system


  • Looking for candidate with a mechanical aptitude and is interested in a career in machine operations

  • Applicant should be willing and able to adjust to flexible and sometimes long work hours

  • Applicant should have an interest in developing deep skills towards becoming a highly skilled machine operator

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.

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Primary Location United States-North Carolina-Rocky Mount-US, NC, Rocky Mount, CDC Case-Cummins

Job Type Shop

Recruitment Job Type Shop

Job Posting May 10, 2017, 7:40:51 AM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 1700023F