Cummins Inc. School to Work Technician in Jackson, Mississippi

School to Work Technician


Performs technical duties in a combination of work-based learning and academic instruction for less than 20 hours per week. Serves as a pipeline for future Cummins career opportunities.

  • Supports an area through a combination of technical duties (which may include hands-on work), data management, project management, etc.

  • Learns to work in a team environment and the importance of working effectively with others.

  • Learns and develops problem-solving and critical thinking skills.

  • Utilizes effective written and oral communication skills.

  • Performs duties in a diverse climate (e.g., diverse cultures, ideas, and methods).

  • Takes responsibility for all assignments and duties.

  • Demonstrates a willingness to learn from others.

  • Displays a work ethic consistent with desirable Cummins employees.

  • Interfaces and communicates with internal and external customers; directs people to the appropriate resources; researches solutions and responds to email and phone inquiries; interacts effectively with all levels of employees throughout the company.

  • Understands and applies appropriate company and department rules and guidelines to work.

  • Participates in self- and team-audits and associated corrective actions.

  • Demonstrates confidentiality as required.

  • Performs other miscellaneous duties, as required, to get the job done.


  • Must be at least a junior in high school and 17 years of age.

  • Must be enrolled in an ICE (Interdisciplinary Cooperative Education) program if participating in School to Work program during school hours. scs.

  • Must be recommended by school administration or current Cummins employee.

  • Must have a minimum of 2.0 GPA.

  • Students are not allowed to work if absent from school.

    Additional Responsibilities

  • Must be able to work a minimum of 15 hours and a maximum of 19 hours per week.

  • Must be a US citizen.

  • Must be enrolled as a full-time student in a program that aligns with a School to Work opportunity and long-term career at Cummins.

  • Must pass online application and screening process.

  • Must have a great attitude and work ethic.

  • Have a high desire to be a technician.

  • Enrolled in a school tech program is a plus.

Safety Oriented/Positive Attitude/Strong work ethic/Highly motivated/Works well under pressure/Customer Service and supportoriented/Communication Skills/Leadership and Organizational Skills/Effective time management skills/ Computer literate/Self-Management and good work habits. We are looking for an individual that is a great fit for our culture. We do not hire strictly for performance, we hire for culture. We need some one that has a great attitude, strong work ethic and is willing to be developed. Someone who is open to constructive criticism and willing to grow both personally and professionally.

Cummins and E-verify

At Cummins, we are an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer dedicated to diversity in the workplace. Our policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified persons without regard to race, gender, color, disability, national origin, age, religion, union affiliation, sexual orientation, veteran status, citizenship, gender identity and/or expression, or other status protected by law. Cummins validates right to work using E-Verify.

Cummins will provide the Social Security Administration (SSA) and, if necessary, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), with information from each new employee’s Form I-9 to confirm work authorization. To learn more about E-Verify, including your rights and responsibilities, please

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Primary Location United States-Mississippi-Jackson-US, MS, Jackson, Cummins Mid-South

Job Type Internship

Recruitment Job Type Student - Internship

Job Posting Mar 6, 2019, 4:25:18 PM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 190000O7