Cummins Inc. Parts Interpreter - Mt Isa in Mount Isa, Australia

Parts Interpreter - Mt Isa


  • Newly created Monday to Friday position in our Mt Isa branch

  • Varied role working closely with warehousing and servicing

  • Great opportunity to develop cross functional skills and develop your career with Cummins

About the role:

You’ll be based in our busy Mt Isa Branch where the focus is on our industry leading On-Highway engine and High Horse Power product range. Reporting to the Operations Manager, this newly created role will support both our external customers and our internal service department with the interpretation, sale and supply of parts. You will also:

  • Be the initial point of contact for our Mt Isa region providing parts interpreting and supply support to our predominately mining and heavy on highway customers

  • Be a part of a wider regional warehousing and parts team across Qld, with ongoing Cummins support from Townsville and Brisbane

  • Work closely with our Mt Isa Storeperson providing cover and support for daily activities in the warehouse including stock control, stock returns, back orders and track and tracing expected deliveries

  • Manage inventory ordering, cycle counting and freight management

  • Actively promote the selling and upselling of Cummins products including engine parts, filtration and lubricant products

  • Support phone based and walk in customers

  • Maintain departmental KPI’s and focus on continuous improvement

  • Support other functions in the branch and in cross functional roles

About you

  • Have a proven background in parts interpretation or warehousing

  • Have a basic understanding of engines (technical knowledge not required) or a keen interest in the automotive industry

  • An understanding of the processes that are used for warehousing

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • The ability to prioritise conflicting tasks and experience in conflict resolution

  • Computer literacy (Word, Excel, Outlook)

  • A genuine commitment to delivering the highest level of customer service

  • Have an understanding of / exposure to customer retail

  • A forklift licence is very highly regarded

  • Heavy diesel or light automotive experience is advantageous

Cummins culture & benefits

You will have the opportunity to work with the most innovative technology and skilled technicians in the industry. We are a stable, close-knit team who take pride in mentoring and growing our staff. We also offer:

  • A highly competitive rate, and opportunity for overtime with overtime allowances

  • Participation in our company wide bonus scheme - so as we thrive, so will you!

  • A stable, long term, supportive work environment with excellent career development opportunities

  • A diverse and inclusive working environment with high quality work standards

  • An ability to purchase additional annual leave

  • Additional benefits vary between locations

About us

A global power leader, Cummins Inc. is a corporation of complementary business units that design, manufacture, distribute and service diesel and natural gas engines and related technologies, including fuel systems, controls, air handling, filtration, emission solutions and electrical power generation systems. We are the world’s largest independent producer and distributor of diesel engines and related components. Globally we employ around 54,600 people and serve customers in 190 countries.

How to apply

Your opportunity to set yourself for success starts right here! Submit your application today! For more information about Cummins careers in Australia visit or contact Liam on 02 9102 3652.



Primary Location Australia-Queensland-Mount Isa-Australia, Mount Isa, Parts and Service Distribution

Job Type Experienced - Exempt / Office

Recruitment Job Type Office

Job Posting Aug 27, 2018, 10:53:57 PM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 180005QK