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Cummins Inc. Trades Assistant - Field Service - Power Generation in Laverton, Australia

Trades Assistant - Field Service - Power Generation


Trades Assistant – Power Generation


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 seeking a self-motivated Trades Assistant, to join our dynamic Power Generation Field Service team based out of Laverton.

Reporting to the Power Generation Supervisor, the successful candidate preferably will have a mechanical or electrical background with field service or workshop knowledge and experience.

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

-Exposure to a workshop or field service environment

-Previous experience working with Diesel Mechanic Technicians or Electricians is advantageous

-General workshop/yard clean up duties

-The ability to work as part of a team, and independently doing field service routine maintenance

-General TA duties as required

-A strong commitment to safety and be compliant to safety policies and procedures

-Completes preventative maintenance and/or basic repair activities on engines /generators and related components at the customer site, or Cummins site with minimal direction

-Performs preventative maintenance activities as per documented schedules and standards on engines and generators related components in the field and workshop

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

-Mechanical Aptitude

-Valid driver’s license

-High Risk license - Forklift advantageous

-Australian working rights

-Safety Focused and the ability to work effectively in a team environment

Compensation and Benefits

-Monday to Friday and weekend work as required

-Competitive hourly rate paid as a permanent salary

-Overtime penalties

-Safety equipment / PPE provided

-Uniforms provided

-Tool allowance

-Cummins product familiarisation training provided

-Income Protection continuance insurance

-Discounts with select private health insurance, PC software/hardware and a range of vehicles

-Annual remuneration review

-Participation in an annual variable compensation (bonus) program

-A range of personal and professional benefits

-Onsite parking

-Employee Assistance Program available to employees

-Paid Parental leave (Conditions apply)

At Cummins, we are an equal opportunity employer dedicated to diversity in the workplace. Our policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified persons without regard to race, gender, colour, disability, national origin, age, religion, union affiliation, sexual orientation, veteran status, citizenship, gender identity and/or expression, or other status protected by law.

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Primary Location Australia-Victoria-Melbourne-Australia, Laverton, Distributor BR 322

Job Type Shop

Recruitment Job Type Technician

Job Posting Jun 13, 2023, 3:24:28 AM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Organization Distribution Business

Role Category Onsite

Relocation Package Eligible

Req ID: 230005KZ