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Cummins Inc. Commissioning Technician in Gross, Germany

Commissioning Technician


Commissioning 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 Commissioning Technician to join our team for our Distribution Business in Gross Gerau, Germany.

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

  • Prepares, plans, coordinates, performs and reports on commissioning activities and tests at suppliers or customer sites on Power Generation equipment supplied by Cummins in a low and medium voltage range.

  • Supervises equipment manufacturing and installation activities and leads subcontracted commissioning activities on Cummins scope of supply

  • Conducts minor mechanical and electrical maintenance on equipment as required during installation and commissioning phase

  • Builds, repairs and prepares articles for testing and associated auxiliary equipment. Installs test article into test structure (test cell, table, rig, etc.). Performs tests in accordance with set test methods.

  • Performs testing in accordance with established test procedures and methodology.Consistently provides accurate and reliable test results.

  • Has an in-depth understanding of the function on of the test equipment used to perform test and the contribution of the test equipment to the validity of the test results.

  • Configures and operates data acquisition systems; analyzes and reviews data for appropriateness.


To be successful in this role you will need the following:

Action oriented - Taking on new opportunities and tough challenges with a sense of urgency, high energy, and enthusiasm.

Communicates effectively - Developing and delivering multi-mode communications that convey a clear understanding of the unique needs of different audiences.

Manages complexity - Making sense of complex, high quantity, and sometimes contradictory information to effectively solve problems.

Decision quality - Making good and timely decisions that keep the organization moving forward.

Drives results - Consistently achieving results, even under tough circumstances.

Product Function Test System Design - Interprets test equipment specifications from test standards or lab customer requirements; selects and integrates appropriate equipment, instrumentation and software to control boundary conditions and collect measurement data; assesses capability of the lab equipment against the requirements and support infrastructure.

Test Setup and Configuration - Interprets test plan to determine optimal location and orientation within a test space in accordance with local safety and environmental requirements and fabricates required system with appropriate materials.

Test Article Build - Assembles test articles according to test requirements, including all necessary installation or accommodations for instrumentation, in a manner that allows the test articles to successfully undergo product functional test.

Education, Licenses, Certifications

High school diploma or certificate of completion of secondary education or equivalent experience to the extent such experience meets applicable regulations.

A regionally applicable Certification (e.g. US Department of Labor) or two year Associates Degree from an accredited college program in a relevant field of study.

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

Experience & Education

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

Additional Responsibilities:

  • Certified on low voltage and medium voltage electrical machinery and associated controls

  • German – fluent; English – proficient


  • Willingness to travel national and international across Europe as required


Primary Location Germany-Hesse-Groß-Gerau-Germany, Gross-Gerau, Cummins Deutschland GmbH

Job Type Shop

Recruitment Job Type Shop

Job Posting Aug 24, 2021, 2:46:27 AM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 210004BY