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Cummins Inc. Instrumentation Engineering Technician - (Hourly)1st Shift Columbus, Indiana in Columbus, Indiana

Instrumentation Engineering Technician - (Hourly)1st Shift Columbus, Indiana


Applies knowledge of measurements science (with a core focus in the area of DC/LF, RF, Pressure, and Temperature), mathematics, physics, and engineering; in order to clean, maintain, calibrate, or repair M&TE (for example, but not limited to: multimeters, oscilloscopes, timer/counters, thermocouple calibrators, process calibrators, filters, function generators, torque wrenches, dial indicators, calipers, plug gages, weights, flow meters, etc.) using established procedures, both in lab as well as in-situ, to ensure the required level of measurement traceability and accuracy are maintained.

Maintains a laboratory quality system in compliance with ISO/IEC 17025, ISO/TS 16949 and/or ISO 9001 requirements, as appropriate, including managing customer response to out-of-tolerance equipment findings, reporting metrics of equipment past due for calibration to management, appropriate laboratory metrics, customer notifications on work status and other testing/calibration report generation.

Performs or participates in measurement systems analysis of M&TE, inter-laboratory comparisons, and measurement assurance programs, and performing the role of an assessor to audit various labs and provide guidance on potential improvements throughout CMI.

Handles the process of protecting and maintaining assigned equipment, including scheduling and performing of weekly/monthly checks on equipment and maintaining lab traceability through scheduling of internal and external calibrations, including processing of quotes and purchase orders for indirect suppliers of these services along with lab consumables.

Develops and documents calibration procedures, by using best practices from national, international and industrial consensus standards and as required, including development of automated procedures using a variety of computer programming tools and scripting languages including Fluke Met/Cal.

Uses a number of general tools including but not limited to digital multimeter, soldering iron, function generator, and frequency generator.


Qualifications and Competencies

Education, Licenses, Certifications

High school diploma, GED or equivalent required with Department of Labor Certification OR

Associates degree from an accredited program in a related field and at least two years of relevant experience OR

Bachelors degree in a related field OR

Relevant military education and experience.


Primary Location United States-Indiana-Columbus-US, IN, Columbus, Cummins Tech Center

Job Type Experienced - Exempt / Office

Recruitment Job Type Office

Job Posting Apr 21, 2021, 9:25:34 AM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 210001UE