Cummins Inc. Allison Transmission Technician in San Leandro, California

Allison Transmission Technician


Allison Transmission Technician

Extraordinary Technology Requires Extraordinary People!

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.

San Leandro-based Technician - Allison Transmissions:

The Technician performs maintenance, troubleshooting, testing and repairs to Allison Transmissions in a wide variety of equipment applications. This includes assuring each repair is performed in a manner that is both expeditious and cost effective to the customer and CP. Works in conjunction with the Service Supervisor and Service Manager as an internal resource to promote 100% customer satisfaction for every product and service Cummins Pacific provides.

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 Cummins is where you need to be.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Perform troubleshooting, document findings, assist in developing repair estimates.

  • Perform skilled repairs within required times and to desired accuracy. Document activities including cause of failure and repairs or service work performed.

  • Gather and present accurate equipment information (make/model, vin, esn, mileage) to the Service Supervisor in order to assure proper coverage is determined.

  • Perform troubleshooting and documenting specific values when requested.

  • Work with Service Supervisor to draft accurate repair estimates (parts/labor) by completing quote sheets.

  • Perform repairs within 30% of Allison published SRT’s (standard repair times). Assure labor is posted to applicable SRT’s.

  • Notify immediate supervisor of non-operable, inadequate or unsafe equipment or working conditions.

  • Maintain immediate work area clean and free from debris.

  • Returned failed parts and cores (tagged appropriately) to Parts department upon repair completion.

Keep up to date on current Allison products, services and procedures. Complete prescribed training; a minimum of two weeks of training per year.


General Competencies:

  • Health, Safety and Environment Level 2

  • Achievement Orientation Level 1

  • Results Management Level 1

  • Teamwork Level 1

Education, Experience & Other Requirements:

  • High School diploma or equivalent.

  • Complete set of technician tools.

  • 3 years of related service technician experience or a technical school diploma.

  • Acceptable driving record (no more than two points; no DUIs).

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 dedicated to diversity in the workplace and our policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified persons without regard to race, age, color, sex, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, 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.

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


Primary Location United States-California-San Leandro-US, CA, San Leandro, Cummins Pacific 14775

Job Type Shop

Recruitment Job Type Technician

Job Posting Aug 6, 2018, 11:31:25 AM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 180002ZK