Cummins Inc. Parts Person in San Leandro, California

Parts Person


Parts Person

No, this isn’t one of those ordinary jobs.

Cummins is a team of dependable, innovative thinkers, who are empowered to generate and deliver solutions for customers, community, and environment. Our employees develop their careers through the challenges only a diverse, global innovator can promise. This is a collaborative culture where thinking beyond your desk is more than part of the job. It is the job.

This is what we call Working Right.

Cummins is looking for an extraordinary Parts Person to be located at our San Leandro location. As part of Cummins, we will add to your current skills by providing training, encouragement and growth within a teamwork environment. We invest in your professional growth by providing you with education and training opportunities to keep current on industry standards and products. You will gain valuable knowledge of the diesel engine industry and skills that will last a lifetime.

A commitment to excellence is deeply rooted in Cummins tradition of exceptional service. Our employees are dedicated to delivering the “Best Every Time, Every Day” with the goal of earning customers for life!

We take pride in providing an unmatched high caliber of service and support for Cummins engines, generators, filters, and related products that serve the varied needs of our customers. Crucial to accomplishing this is the energy and commitment of Cummins employees to the company.

Job Description

  • Supply parts and Information to Service Supervisors and Service Technicians.

  • Order, receive and store parts.

  • Fill requisitions, work orders, or requests for materials, tools, and other stock items and distribute items to technicians.

  • Prepare parts returns and perform credits for dealers.

  • Use computer to enter records, add new parts, and generate and submit stock orders.

  • Manage parts inventory; Maintain necessary records in the parts department.

  • Assemble customer orders from stock and place orders on pallets and shelves, or convey order to packing station/shipping area.

  • Package, ship, and receive parts as needed.

  • Phone and parts counter customer support as needed.

  • Other duties as assigned.

  • Prefer minimum of two years of engine and/or power gen parts experience.

  • Able to multi-task in a fast paced work environment.

  • Excellent customer support skills encompassing the “Customer Support Excellence” philosophy and standards.

  • Able to use a computer and keyboard to complete work (i.e. parts look up, invoicing, etc.).

  • Organizational and time management skills.


Minimum Requirements/Skills

  • Adherence to the Cummins Business Code of Conduct including setting an example of ethical behavior

  • Able to multi-task in a fast paced work environment

  • Excellent customer support skills encompassing the “Customer Support Excellence” philosophy and standards

  • Able to use a computer and keyboard to complete work (i.e. parts look up, invoicing, etc.)


  • Able to contribute to system improvement process

  • Commitment to task and results oriented

  • Strong commitment to safety


  • Excellent communication skills (active listening, writing, speaking & telephone)

  • Able to work through conflict and use effective problem solving techniques

  • Able to develop & maintain effective working relationships with customers and co-workers

  • Possess a strong work ethic and positive attitude

Physical Requirements:

  • Requires ability to safely lift up to 25 pounds often, up to 75 pounds frequently, and up to 100 pounds on occasion using proper lifting tools/techniques.

  • Tasks will require bending, stretching, standing, twisting, and climbing up and down equipment throughout the work shift

  • Position requires wearing appropriate PPE at all times in work area.

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.


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

Job Type Shop

Recruitment Job Type Shop

Job Posting Jun 19, 2018, 1:39:54 PM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 180003I8