Cummins Inc. Parts Professional in Knoxville, Tennessee

Parts Professional


If you want to develop your career with the industry leader who gives you the innovative technology you love to work with and empowers you to deliver a service you can be proud of – then this is where you need to be.

Our Distribution business delivers reliable, durable, high performing products for our global partners. You are key to our customers’ success. Working with industry leading technology and diagnostic tools, you’ll deliver solutions that build your knowledge base and fuel your career.


  • Responsible for interacting directly with customers by performing a variety of duties in the branch parts department including retrieving part numbers, preparing purchase orders, and processing sales.

  • Retrieve part numbers from books, electronic catalog and other computerized systems, as necessary

  • Identify customer’s parts requirements by part number and recommend additional products.

  • Prepare and process purchase orders

  • Prepare counter billings (invoices)

  • Process cash, check, and credit card sales.

  • Perform various material handling duties in the facility using forklift

  • Check packing list for accuracy, inspect goods, and place materials in totes to be shipped

  • Follow all safety instructions as given by management


Skills and Experience Required:

  • Excellent verbal communicationskills and telephone etiquette

  • Mustpossess detailed knowledge of retail and parts department operations.

  • Detail oriented attention to detailand follow through

  • Pleasant and cooperative attitudewith co-workers

  • Able to balance a heavy workload andwork with limited supervision.

  • Must be well organized

  • Must have good listening skills

  • Analysis/problem solving with basicknowledge of diesel engine technology.

  • PC skills for writtencommunications.

  • Demonstrates team leadership andmotivates others in a team environment.

  • Demonstrates commitment to andcreative thinking for continuous improvement.


Required Education, Licenses or Certifications

  • High school diploma or equivalent required

  • Minimum of 2 years experience in aparts department environment.

  • Heavy duty truck knowledge is anecessity.

Compensation and Benefits

Base hourlyrate commensurate with experience . Additional benefits varybetween locations and include options such as our 401(k) Retirement SavingsPlan, Cash Balance Pension Plan, Medical/Dental/Life Insurance, Health SavingsAccount, Domestic Partners Coverage and a full complement of personal andprofessional benefits.

Cummins and E-verify

AtCummins, we are an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer dedicatedto diversity in the workplace. Our policy is to provide equal employmentopportunities to all qualified persons without regard to race, gender, color,disability, national origin, age, religion, union affiliation, sexualorientation, veteran status, citizenship, gender identity and/or expression, orother status protected by law.

Cumminsvalidates right to work using E-Verify. Cummins will provide the SocialSecurity Administration (SSA) and, if necessary, the Department of HomelandSecurity (DHS), with information from each new employee’s Form I-9 to confirmwork authorization.

Ready to work with ground-breaking products and technology? Apply for thisopportunity to start your career as an extraordinary Tech with Cummins today.

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Primary Location United States-Tennessee-Knoxville-US, TN, Knoxville, Cummins Crosspoint

Job Type Experienced - Professional / Office

Recruitment Job Type Office

Job Posting Jul 6, 2018, 8:32:41 AM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 180003V5