Cummins Inc. Diesel Engine Upfit Technician in Renton, Washington

Diesel Engine Upfit Technician


Cummins Sales and Service is looking for a Product Upfit Technician to support the Upfit production facility in Renton, WA.

  • Install value-added components to loose engines and generators to meet customer requirements and design specifications.

  • Light production assembly, including: drilling, bolting and light fabrication.

  • Interpret basic installation drawings and work as a team to accomplish installations.

  • Ability to read detailed equipment and part diagrams/prints of Cummins and OEM products and verify torque values referenced from established engineered guidelines.

  • General shop maintenance such as inspecting extension cords, replacing air lines, general maintenance, daily JSA (Job Safety Analysis) reports, welder inspections and daily time sheets.


Qualifications and Competencies:

  • Dependable, motivated and accountable for time sensitive projects.

  • Relevant work experience in a variety light assembly and/or fabrication applications.

  • Ability to learn company-specific software for job function.

  • Ability to utilize all shop and hand tools with an intermediate level of proficiency.

  • Ability to remain standing (work) on concrete floor upwards of 10 hours per day.

  • Requires working at heights using fall protection and proper PPE; must be comfortable working on ladders, scaffolds or scissor lifts.

  • Ability to follow processes, policies and interact in a professional business manner with internal and external stakeholders.

Education and Experience:

  • High School diploma or equivalent

  • Technical degree and 2 years of experience as a Diesel/Automotive Technician or equivalent combination of education and experience is preferred, but not required

  • Basic Microsoft Suite and computer skills required

  • Forklift certified preferred

  • Champion all Cummins and customer safety rules, including: maintaining a safe, clean, and orderly work area and fully participating in Cummins accident prevention and safety improvement activities

  • Respond to all customer requests courteously and professionally, in a timely and responsive manner

  • Stay apprised of new techniques relevant to the work being performed; achieve and maintain technical competency

  • Participate in routine building, equipment and general business maintenance, if needed

  • Be flexible and responsive to company demands from key stakeholders within the business

  • Be an owner in the department and contribute to safety talks, employee concerns matrix and measures of continuous improvement

Physical Requirements (times are approximate)

  • Standing 7.5 hours per day

  • Pushing/Pulling 4.0 hours per day

  • Sitting 1.5 hours per day

  • Lifting 1.5 hours per day

  • Lifting up to a maximum of 80 pounds

  • Bending 3.0 hours per day

Compensation and Benefits

  • Base hourly 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.

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Primary Location United States-Washington-Seattle-US, WA, Renton, Cummins Northwest Oakesdale

Job Type Shop

Recruitment Job Type Shop

Job Posting Jan 11, 2019, 7:55:13 PM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 1900000S