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Cummins Inc. Trades Assistant in Laverton, Australia

Trades Assistant


Trades Assistant - Laverton

Our culture believes in POWERING YOUR POTENTIAL . We provide global opportunities to develop your career, make your community a better place and work with today’s most innovative thinkers to solve the world’s toughest problems.

We believe in flexibility for you to explore your passions while making an impact through meaningful work within our inclusive workforce. That’s what #LifeAtCummins is all about.

We are looking for a talented Trade Assistant to work in our Laverton Workshop. You will provide support to our team of specialist technicians. You will be an integral team member within our busy workshop, supporting our on-highway business and any other support required in the Workshop.

In this role, you will make an impact in the following ways:

-Cleaning, painting, and polishing of engines and associated components

-Providing support to technicians

-Maintain work area and tools for cleanliness and remove any hazards

-Ensure adherence to all relevant Health, Safety & Environmental policies, procedures, and legislation and report any issues / incidents to your supervisor

-Assist with completing required documentation, such as work completed documentation and time sheets via handwritten forms or business system input screens

-Comply with all safe work procedures including Personal Protective Equipment to create a safe work environment

To be successful in this role you will need the following:

-Previous experience as a Trade assistant is highly desirable – ideally with a mechanical aptitude

-A current Forklift ticket is preferred

-Current & valid drivers’ licenses required

-Ability to follow repetitive systems/procedures in a labour-intensive environment

-Be able to work as part of a team and follow instructions

Compensation and Benefits

-Monday to Friday – 7am to 3pm

-Competitive hourly rate paid as a permanent salary

-Overtime penalties

-Safety equipment / PPE provided

-Uniforms provided and laundered

-Tool allowance

-Comprehensive Cummins product training provided

-Income Protection continuance insurance

-Discounts with select private health insurance, PC software/hardware and a range of vehicles

-Annual remuneration review

-Participation in an annual variable compensation (bonus) program

-A range of personal and professional benefits

-Onsite parking

-Employee Assistance Program available to employees

-Paid Parental leave (Conditions apply)

At Cummins, we are an equal opportunity employer dedicated to diversity in the workplace. Our policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified persons without regard to race, gender, colour, disability, national origin, age, religion, union affiliation, sexual orientation, veteran status, citizenship, gender identity and/or expression, or other status protected by law.

We are proud to be recognised as a WORK180 Endorsed Employer for All Women. Click here (link to our work180 page: ) to check out our Benefits.


Primary Location Australia-Victoria-Melbourne-Australia, Laverton, Distributor BR 322

Job Type Shop

Recruitment Job Type Shop

Job Posting Nov 6, 2023, 12:01:33 AM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Organization Distribution Business

Role Category Onsite

Relocation Package Ineligible

Req ID: 23000AAW