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Cummins Inc. (CTCC) Instrumentation Technician Sr--2nd shift Charleston, SC in Charleston, South Carolina

(CTCC) Instrumentation Technician Sr--2nd shift Charleston, SC


Hours are from 11:30am to 8:00pm

Installs, configures, calibrates and repairs instrumentation systems. Develops proper instrumentation setup and troubleshoots issues as they occur.

Operates, calibrates, installs, programs, repairs, designs, and fabricates instrumentation and data acquisition systems.

Maintains data acquisition systems, test cells operations, rigs and rig rooms; calibrates, installs, programs, troubleshoots, repairs and assembles test systems,

general and specialized instrumentation.

Installs, operates, modifies, and troubleshoots PCs and PC networks used for instrumentation engineering activities.

Evaluates and specifies new equipment; develops new technology; installs and maintains electronic engine monitoring systems.

Fabricates and assembles test fixtures and servo-hydraulic systems; operates, troubleshoots, and repairs hydraulic systems, shakers, and rigs; calibrates transducers and systems; installs and calibrates strain gauges and thermocouples (micro).

Maintains parts and equipment inventories.


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


Requires significant relevant work experience or specialized skills obtained through education, training or on-the-job experience.


High School Diploma, GED orequivalent required with Department of Labor Certification

OR High School Diploma, GED orequivalent required with a minimum of 8 years of experience in a relevant field

OR an Associate Degree in a relevantfield and at least 2 years of relevant experience

OR a Bachelor's Degree in a relevantfield

Additional Functions:

  • Knowledge of emissions test regulations particularly the 40CFR1065 and ISO-8178

  • Knowledge of emissions test systems and related components (Exhaust Gaseous Emissions Measurement, Exhaust Particulate Matter Measurement & Constant Volume Sampling; Fundamentals Of Measurements, Test System Design And Diagnostics, Flow Measurement, & Calibration Procedures; and Computer Based Data Acquisition, Torque Measurement, Pressure Measurements, Temperature Measurement, Humidity Measurement, Fuel Consumption Measurement & Test Control Software). Understands fundamental operating principles.

  • Knowledge of emissions data post processing and database extraction tools

  • Knowledge of engine dynamometer testing

  • Knowledge of internal combustion engines and emission formation mechanisms

  • Track emissions-related M TE items, and ensure items are maintained

  • Ability to maintain both gaseous and PM systems including NDIR, FTIR, HFID, HCLD, Bosch-smoke, gravimetric PM, and opacity meters.

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.

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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


Primary Location United States-South Carolina-Charleston-US, SC, Charleston, Cummins Technical Center

Job Type Experienced - Exempt / Office

Recruitment Job Type Office

Job Posting Dec 7, 2021, 9:58:55 PM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Organization Engine Business

Req ID: 210001SE