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Cummins Inc. Power Generation Field Service Technician in Mackay, Australia

Power Generation Field Service Technician


Cummins, Mackay are hiring!

We are seeking a Power Generation Field services Technician to work from our Mackay branch, servicing our industrial customers. This key role will mainly be field based and will require you to work with customers in the area to maintain power stations andcarryout routine maintenance and equipment repair tasks as directed. You will Investigate, research, troubleshoot and recommend solutions for operational and maintenance problems and manage repairs as necessary. You will also co-ordinate contractors working onsite following the site work permit procedures and safe work practices. Ensuring the safety of yourself and others at all times by following Site HSE Management system policies and procedures.

What’s in it for you?

  • A competitive hourly rate and overtime allowances

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

  • Salary Continuance Insurance and discounts with select private health insurance, PC software/hardware and a range of vehicles

  • Guaranteed annual remuneration reviews

  • Safety equipment / PPE

Key responsibilities:

  • Working on generators sets & engine control panels – trouble shooting diagnostics on engines up to 3750KVA

  • Switchboard testing and maintenance & Isolating equipment for power outages

  • Commissioning of new gen gets/systems, transfer switches & master controllers

  • Working with 3 phase transformers

  • Circuit breaker maintenance and testing

  • Maintaining and repairing switch gear, insulation & battery systems

  • Lead maintenance activities for assigned plant outages by agreeing scope and priority and manage plant availability

  • Ensure all maintenance data is recorded and available for analysis, writing reports and other correspondence

  • Install, commission and service Type B gas appliances or ability to obtain certification

About you:

  • Relevant electrical Trade qualification (and able to operate in QLD)

  • Understanding of HV systems and operations

  • Understanding of Cummins PLC systems & relay logic - desirable

  • Ability to read and interpret technical documents, drawings and procedures

  • Computer literacy skills with proficiency in using Microsoft Office suite of products

  • Proven ability to perform detailed fault finding on complex power generation systems

  • Strong attention to detail, problem solving and a high level of accuracy to enable resolution of administrative, operational or maintenance issues

  • Previous power station experience highly desirable

  • Excellent teamwork and customer service skills

About Cummins:

Cummins Inc., a global technology leader, is a corporation of complementary business segments that designs, manufactures, distributes and services a broad portfolio of power solutions. The company’s products range from diesel and natural gas engines to hybrid and electric platforms, as well as related technologies, including transmissions, battery systems, fuel systems, controls, air handling, filtration, emission solutions, and power generation systems. Headquartered in Columbus, Indiana (U.S.), since its founding in 1919, Cummins employs approximately 62,600 people in approximately 190 countries and territories. See how Cummins is powering a world that’s Always On by accessing news releases and more information at . Follow Cummins on Twitter at and on YouTube at . 

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 call Vikki on 08 9475 8755



Primary Location Australia-Queensland-Mackay-Australia, Mackay, Distributor BR 132

Job Type Shop

Recruitment Job Type Technician

Job Posting Oct 31, 2019, 2:27:59 AM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 190004PX