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Cummins Inc. Field Service Power Generation Technician in Chattanooga, Tennessee

Field Service Power Generation Technician


$5,000 Sign on Bonus!!

We are looking for a talented Field Service Power Generation Technician to join our Distribution Business in Chattanooga, Tennessee.

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

-Completing repair activities on generators or components.

-Engaging with customers in a courteous and professional manner.

-Perform maintenance/repairs utilizing diagnostic tools.

-Maintain detailed records of service.

-Adhere to Cummins Health, Safety & Environmental policies.

-Ongoing development/certifications on new and existing Cummins products.

-Maintain own tools.

In order to be successful in this role you will need the following:

-Broad mechanical and electrical repair and maintenance abilities.

-High Voltage / Low Voltage experience.

-Capable of electrical repair and maintenance with minimal supervision – hands on exposure to working on power generation products.


-Primarily engaged in preventative maintenance or basic repairs/diagnostics on generators.

-Basic Diesel Engine experience.

-Requires direct supervision and review of workmanship quality.


-Advanced troubleshooting and repairs of generators, transfer switches, and auxiliary components.

-Startup and repair of bypass transfer switch.

-Mentor junior technicians including technical support and documentation.


-Setup, troubleshoot and repair basic paralleling generator systems.

-Understanding switchgear schematics.

-Able to train Entry/Intermediate Technicians.

-Seeking Intermediate to Advanced Technician.

-This position will require obtaining a CDL and DMV Driving Report due to state laws. This position will require a Med-Card.

-The state of Tennessee EPA requires a CDL to transport oil, this role requires a CDL due to EPA requirements.

-Federal law requires a CDL holder to be 21 years of age or older, applicant must be 21 years of age.

-This role is not subject to Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) drug and alcohol testing requirements and ongoing random drug and alcohol testing.

-This role requires applicant to pass a Department of Transportation (DOT) physical.

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.

Depending on Experience $17.69-$21.73 Per Hour


Primary Location United States-Tennessee-Chattanooga-US, TN, Chattanooga, Cummins Power South

Job Type Shop

Recruitment Job Type Technician

Job Posting Aug 23, 2023, 12:47:12 PM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Organization Distribution Business

Role Category Hybrid - Potential for Partial Remote

Relocation Package Eligible

Req ID: 230008IZ