Cummins Inc. Test III - Systems (1st Shift) - Hourly in Fridley, Minnesota

Test III - Systems (1st Shift) - 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 Power Systems Business 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 Fridley, Minnesota for a Test III (Systems) – 1stShift.

Cummins USA is where you can work on industry leading engineering projects such as New Product Development, Value Package Introduction and Systems Product Validation.

Your impact will happen in these and other ways:

The Test III performs a series of mechanical and electrical connections, manually or using a variety of hand and air power tools, to test products correctly, such as generator sets, smaller sub-assemblies, and harness assemblies, and carries out responsibilities by utilizing test software and equipment.

  • Produces quality work by following defined departmental procedures and/or process documentation

  • Interacts with customers to identify customer needs and maintains ongoing, direct contact with internal and external customers and suppliers

  • Using blueprints, wiring diagrams and schematics tests, troubleshoots and repairs generator sets and complex electrical/electronic systems where extensive electrical and mechanical knowledge is required

  • Provides assistance to engineering, service, or sales departments in solving test problems

  • Provides customer certification test data as required for shipping release

  • Rotates through various stages of team production

  • Sets up generator sets and paralleling switchgear

  • Tests and troubleshoots generator sets /switchgear

  • Using instrumentation in the large test cells, or by obtaining special testing instruments, determines reason for system failures and takes corrective action

  • Participates actively in the identification of ways in which to improve quality, safety, process, material flow, and employee development

  • Participates in all workplace safety and environmental policies and procedures bywearing proper personal protective equipment (PPE),keeping work area safe and clean using 5S (Sort, Straighten, Shine, Standardize, Sustain), completing annual safety training, and reporting any risks or hazards

Qualifications Required:

  • High school diploma or GED

  • 2 year certificate from college or technical school in electrical field or related discipline

  • 3 years of experience in manufacturing environment with at least one year being test-related

  • Experience working directly with customers/suppliers, demonstrating good communication, interpersonal, and technical skills to maintain a good working relationship

  • Demonstrates basic computer skills and a good understanding of PC-based operating systems

Compensation and Benefits

Base hourly rate $26.80/hour with step progression to $31.35/hour. 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-Minnesota-Minneapolis-US, MN, Fridley, Cummins Power Generation

Job Type Shop

Recruitment Job Type Shop

Job Posting Jul 27, 2018, 3:03:16 PM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 180002ZX