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Cummins Inc. Field Service Diesel Technician-Commercial Marine in Morgan City, Louisiana

Field Service Diesel Technician-Commercial Marine


We are looking for a talented Field Service Diesel Technician-Commercial Marine to join our Distribution business in along the Gulf in Southern Louisiana.

This position is eligible to a 5000$ sign-on bonus.

Schedule is 14 days on-call/7 days off rotation

18 weeks off per year to enjoy

48 hours weekly guarantee

Ability to volunteer to work on off weeks

Hours per day are as the job demands, mostly night calls

Can require in and out of country travel, ability to obtain a passport may be required

You will make an impact in the following ways:

  • Perform maintenance/repairs utilizing diagnostic tools

  • Adhere to Cummins Health, Safety & Environmental policies

  • Ongoing development/certifications on new and existing Cummins products

  • Maintain own hand tools; specialty tools are provided

  • Commercial marine work-large vessels, rigs, tugs, OSV; Cummins/GE/Wabtec engines

  • Schedule is 14 days on-call/7 days off rotation

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

Education, Licenses, Certifications

Trained Engine Technician

Vocational diploma from relevant technical institution.

Locally valid driving permit.

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


Intermediate level of workshop related experience required.

Intermediate level knowledge of and/or experience with engine products.


  • Completes complex internal engine repairs

  • Performs engine overhauls with limited direct supervision


  • Ability to troubleshoot with limited/no support from diagnostic tools

  • Larger more complicated engine rebuilds

  • Mentor junior technicians including technical support and documentation

Compensation and Benefits

Base salary rate commensurate with experience. 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.


This position will require a complete DMV driving report but no Driver Qualification file.

  • A current valid license is required for this role

  • Must be 18 years old with 2 years driving experience

  • This role requires a 5 year motor vehicle report, free from major violations


Primary Location United States-Louisiana-Morgan City-US, LA, Morgan City, HWY 182 Warehouse

Job Type Shop

Recruitment Job Type Technician

Job Posting May 15, 2024, 11:51:58 AM

Unposting Date Aug 24, 2024, 12:59:00 AM

Organization Distribution Business

Role Category Hybrid - Potential for Partial Remote

Relocation Package Eligible

Req ID: 240003XI