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Cummins Inc. Controls Technician in Columbus, Indiana

Controls Technician


Description - External


Controls Technician


Our culture believes in POWERING YOUR POTENTIAL. We provide global opportunities to develop your career, make your community a better place and work with today’s most innovative thinkers to solve the world’s toughest problems.  


We believe in flexibility for you to explore your passions while making an impact through meaningful work within our inclusive workforce. That’s what #LifeAtCummins is all about. 


We are looking for a talented Process Engineering Technician to join our team specializing in manufacturing for our Components Business Segment in Columbus, IN.


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



External Description:

  • Support equipment uptime and downtime failure analysis.
  • Performs work in accordance with diagrams, sketches, operation manuals and specifications using various tools, measuring and testing instruments.
  • Provide feedback into the Preventive Maintenance system.
  • Follows all process documentation and quality procedures.
  • Solve problems and improve processes
  • Raises issues to minimize cost and quality exposures.
  • Performs quality inspections.



  • Fully proficient performing skilled activities expected by their roles in accordance with defined roles and responsibilities
  • Instructs and coaches others and acts as an informal resource for team members with less capability.
  • Performs and documents preventive, emergency, corrective and predictive maintenance activities.
  • Ensures accountability - Holding self and others accountable to meet commitments.
  • Work with peers and support staff to: 
    - Identify and reduce manufacturing constraints
    - Solve problems and improve processes
    - Participate in continuous improvement activities



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 significant relevant work experience or specialized skills obtained through education, training or on-the-job experience.
  • Internal Candidate identified through Internal Job bid process according to Union Contract.


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. 



Primary Location United States-Indiana-Columbus-US, IN, Columbus, CES South Building

Job Type Shop

Recruitment Job Type Shop

Job Posting Feb 7, 2024, 7:20:02 PM

Unposting Date May 8, 2024, 4:59:00 AM

Organization Cummins Emission Solutions

Role Category Onsite

Relocation Package Eligible

Req ID: 2400003Q