Diesel Engine Technician

at Cummins (view profile)
Location Hodgkins, Illinois
Date Posted August 23, 2017
Category Heavy Duty Diesel Technician
Job Type Semi-Skilled


Completes diagnostics, repairs and rebuilds on engine products in a service workshop under limited supervision.

Applies documented procedures and policies to complete complex repairs, including identifying and preparing required parts and tools.
Disassemble, clean and reassemble engines and /or engine components.
Performs preventative maintenance based on assessment of engines.
Assists more experienced technicians with diagnostics and development of repair plans engines in the workshop.
Completes required documentation, such as work completed documents, time sheets, warranty claims, quality documents via handwritten forms or business system input screens.
Completes training in line with skill and business requirements.
Maintains work area and tools for cleanliness and proper operation.
Adheres to all relevant Health, Safety & Environmental policies, procedures and legislation and reports any issues / incidents to their supervisor.


Skill Level A

Level I Technician plus:
Ability to carry out basic diagnostics using Cummins diagnostic tools on different product types with minimal supervision
Able to fully use all required Cummins service tools including Insite, EDS, Quick Serve On Line
Capable of developing collaborative working relationships
Able to identify and communicate opportunities for work process improvements
Can resolve common technical problems

Skill Level B

Skill Level A plus:
Ability to carry out full diagnostics using Cummins diagnostic tools on different product types without supervision
In depth mechanical repair and maintenance capability to carry out external engine repairs including fuel system components without supervision
Ability to develop and maintain productive customer relationships

Education, Licenses, Certifications 

Apprentice Trained Engine Technician (Preferred)

Vocational diploma from relevant technical institution
Locally valid driving permit (Preferred)


Intermediate level knowledge of and/or experience with engine products

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