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Cummins Inc. Electro-Mechanical Technician - Hourly in Neillsville, Wisconsin

Electro-Mechanical Technician - Hourly


Cummins is a place big enough to coach and develop a global workforce and create the world’s leading clean, engine technology. We’re also small enough for you to find your fit and personal passion with a team of dependable, innovative thinkers who are developing their careers within a diverse, inclusive, empowering environment.

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Our Filtration Business Unit delivers reliable, durable, high performing products to our global partners. Working in an innovative space, you’ll develop high tech solutions that will fuel your advanced career skill set and empower you to own your career. Our integrated businesses demand the talents and creativity of individuals with a wide range of skills and experience.

This is an exciting opportunity in Neillsville, WI for an Electro-Mechanical Technician. Your impact will happen in these and other ways:

This position is responsible for troubleshooting, problem solving, repairing, and maintaining equipment in a timely manner. Work will consist principally of tasks and projects related to corrections of safety issues and improvements to workplace safety. Working with safeguarding equipment.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Perform a variety of electrical installation and maintenance work on electrical systems and equipment internal to the plant

  • Install wiring circuits and distribution centers in accordance with specifications

  • Install switches, controls, and other electronic devices incidental to the installation

  • Diagnose, remedy, repair, and replace equipment and apparatus

  • Work from schematic drawings, diagrams, specifications, and code books

  • Utilize electrical measuring and testing devices

  • Troubleshooting of welding equipment and weld controls as well as variable sped motor drives, PLC’s servo systems, robotics, and other metal fabricating equipment

  • Perform skilled mechanical work including PM’s

  • Troubleshoot, install, and build PLC equipment; brands include Allen-Bradley, Parker and Omron

  • Troubleshoot robotic equipment; program and optimize efficiencies; brands include Yamaha, Fannc, Misc. CNC C-Code, and ABB

  • Troubleshoot and interpret electrical schematics; write schematics and trace wiring to troubleshoot older equipment without schematics

  • Troubleshoot temperature controllers, thermocouples, solid state relays, heaters, fuses, motor drives, and motor contactors

  • Design, build and install guarding systems, including necessary controls to assure operator and pedestrian safety.


Skills & Abilities:

  • Excellent mechanical aptitude and electronic knowledge

  • Excellent problem-solving ability

  • Relates well with others and has knowledge of team-based work systems

  • Knowledge of 3 phase 480 volt systems and 120/208 volt systems

  • Excellent reliability and attendance

  • Exemplify Cummins Core Values: Integrity, Diversity & Inclusion, Caring, Excellence, and Teamwork

Education & Experience:

  • Minimum 2-year degree in Electro-Mechanical Technology and/or 3-5 years relevant work experience

  • Computer experience with PLC programming software; Install light curtains and understanding of safety relays and switches preferred

  • Lathe, Mill, and Welding experience preferred

  • Understanding of Ohm’s Law and other electrical theories preferred

  • Experience with electrical measuring and testing devices including oscilloscopes, volt and amp meters preferred

  • Experience with motion servo equipment preferred; Brands include Lenze and Allen-Bradley

  • Experience troubleshooting and installing Human Machine Interface devices preferred; Brands include Uniop and Allen-Bradley

  • Experience with electrical planning, building, and testing electrical panels and following electrical codes

Physical Requirements:

  • Must be able to lift up to 75lbs

  • Must be able to walk/stand at least 75% of the time

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-Wisconsin-Eau Claire-US, WI, Neillsville, FGD Nelson East Plant

Job Type Shop

Recruitment Job Type Shop

Job Posting Feb 18, 2019, 9:26:39 AM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 190000LW