Cummins Inc. Workshop Diesel Mechanic / Diesel Fitter - Cairns in Cairns, Australia

Workshop Diesel Mechanic / Diesel Fitter - Cairns


  • Variety of equipment and customers – every day is different

  • HHP Heavy On-Highway Automotive, Industrial and Marine

  • Outstanding opportunity for Cummins product training and skills development

Engine rebuilds and warranty repairs one day, electronic diagnostics and trouble-shooting the next. Every day is different in our Cairns workshop!

About the role

Reporting to the Service Department Supervisor this dynamic role will see you based in our Cairns Workshop as a part of our high performing, automotive focused operation servicing our valued Cummins customers across heavy on-highway, industrial, marine and power generation.

What’s in it for you

  • World class training and development

  • The opportunity for interstate and overseas transfers

  • A competitive rate with overtime paid at penalty rates super 4% annual variable bonus

  • All the benefits of a permanent role – public holidays, sick leave, annual leave etc

  • A Monday to Friday role with some after hours and Saturday morning work required

  • Tooling allowance

  • Safety equipment and PPE provided

  • Uniforms supplied and laundered

  • Guaranteed annual remuneration reviews

  • Salary Continuance Insurance

  • Access to an Employee Assistance Program

  • Participation in a variable compensation (bonus) program - so as we thrive, so will you!

  • Employee Share Purchase Plan

  • Annual Flu Vaccination Program

  • Discount on private health insurance, Microsoft Product, Dell Computers, Ford, Hyundai, and BMW cars

  • Career development within the heavy diesel industry and diesel engine rebuilds

  • A diverse and inclusive working environment with high working standards

About you

  • Heavy diesel trade qualification with experience working on diesel engines post apprenticeship

  • Experience working on diesel engines 6.7L and upwards

  • Engine fault finding and electronic diagnostics experience

  • Engine strip down and rebuild experience is advantageous but not essential

  • A “do things right the first-time attitude” following systems/procedures

  • Have an engaging work approach and customer service focus

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 58,600 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 Maylaine on 02 9006 3574.



Primary Location Australia-Queensland-Cairns-Australia, Cairns, Distributor BR 131

Job Type Shop

Recruitment Job Type Technician

Job Posting Jan 21, 2019, 8:40:39 PM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 19000065