Cummins Inc. Trade Assistant in Perth, Australia

Trade Assistant


  • Competitive rate and annual bonus

  • Master Rebuild Centre, Perth Airport location

  • Permanent, full-time role

About the role:

Due to continued growth in our world class machining and engine assembly facilities, the MRC in Perth is currently recruiting mechanically minded Trades Assistants. Reporting to the Phase Leader, you will provide support to an established team of engine rebuild specialists and diesel mechanics and be directly involved in the overhaul of Cummins High Horsepower engines.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Teardown of world leading Engine technology

  • Cleaning of engines and associated components

  • Final inspections prior to rebuild

  • Providing support to rebuild technicians

  • General housekeeping

  • Construction and fabrication

The successful candidates will work on a rotating shift including some weekends with overtime available.

About you:

  • The ability to follow repetitive systems/procedures (rotated daily)

  • Experience within a manufacturing production line environment

  • Ability to work in a labour intensive environment

  • Understanding on how to use Hand tools

  • Experience in manual handling and completing labour-intensive tasks

  • Have the physical stamina to be standing up all day

  • A genuine commitment to workplace safety

  • Strong team orientation and a desire to create the right work environment

  • Dogging ticket or forklift license (desirable)

  • Experience of working with Cranes is highly desirable

What’s in it for you?

  • A competitive rate, overtime allowances and annual bonus

  • A diverse and inclusive working environment with high working standards

  • The opportunity to build a long-term career with a recognised industry icon

  • Paid parental leave policy

  • Ability to purchase additional annual leave policy

  • Access to an employee assistance program

  • A diverse work environment that has been recognised annually for the last 11 years

  • Discounts on selected health insurance and income protection

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.

Team culture is extremely important to us, we help forge strong connections as work to foster a collaborative culture. Thinking beyond your work is more than part of the job. It is the job. This is what we call Working Right.

How to apply

Your opportunity to set yourself for success starts right here! Submit your application today! For more information about Cummins careers visit or contact Maylaine on 02 9006 3574.

Applications close on October 10.



Primary Location Australia-Western Australia-Perth-Australia, Perth, Perth Intl Airport Gate 1

Job Type Shop

Recruitment Job Type Shop

Job Posting Sep 26, 2018, 11:49:09 PM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 180006GY