Cummins Inc. Trades Assistant in Pooraka, Australia

Trades Assistant


  • Competitive rate Tool allowance annual bonus

  • Work with a supportive team

  • Premium diesel engine brand

About the role:

This position is based in Cummins South Australia Pooraka at our Used Power generation facility. You will be reporting to the Branch Manager Cummins Used and Parts and Service Manager who will provide advice and support to the role to ensure a safe, efficient and effective work environment.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Generators refurbishment which will include fabrication work and repairs.

  • Work closely with Branch electricians and Cummins Used Technician on site

  • Use Cummins approved troubleshooting steps to ensure accuracy of repairs and full reimbursement.

  • Ensure timely and accurate completion and delivery of all repair documentation and compliance

  • Follow repair plan and elevate to Supervisor on any job variation or if repair plans not going to be achieved

About you:

  • Previous electrical experience or electrical fitter role is a definite advantage

  • Ability to spray paint

  • Metal work skills

  • Forklift and driver’s license

  • Ability to work unsupervised

  • Microsoft computer skills (word, excel and access)

  • Demonstrated ability in written and verbal communication skills

  • Ability to analyse problems to determine underlying causes

  • Strong awareness on health and safety at the workplace

What’s in it for you?

  • A competitive rate 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 56,400 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.



Primary Location Australia-South Australia-Adelaide-Australia, Pooraka, Adelaide DAB BR 440

Job Type Shop

Recruitment Job Type Shop

Job Posting Aug 2, 2018, 10:52:33 PM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 180004DX