Cummins Inc. Placement - Manufacturing Engineering (Blockline) in Daventry, United Kingdom

Placement - Manufacturing Engineering (Blockline)


At Cummins we recognise that having experience of the working world during your university degree provides a key insight to the practical application of your learning. We run an exciting 12 month placement where you are given an opportunity to work in a role and on real projects making a difference in both your team and the company as a whole. You will received on the job training and take part in a structured Training & Development Programme designed to give the skills and competencies required for future graduate roles.

  • Analysis of current processes & determine route cause of disruption. Work cross functionally to resolve disruption.

  • Assist Manufacturing Engineering team with Projects to support plant cost reduction initiatives & quality improvement.

  • Assist production team with resolution of day to day issues.

  • Document Manufacturing Standard Operating Procedures (SOP)


College, university, or equivalent degree in Mechanical/Automotive Engineering or a related subject required.

  • PC Literate

  • 2D & 3D CAD Experience (AutoCAD/CREO Preferred)

  • Teamwork/Communication/Working with Cross Functional Groups

  • Practical approach to Support Technical Solutions

  • Self Motivated & Ability to Manage Own Projects

The role will provide excellent experience for your CV and an introduction to a Manufacturing Engineering role in industry. A mentor will be there to guide you through your placement year. The following training will be provided;

  • Training in Operational Excellence & put Business Improvement Techniques into practice in a real working environment.

  • Coaching to enable the development of other business skills.

  • 4 x 1 day workshops through an external training provider: Adapting to Professional Environments, Effective Communication and Presentation Skills, Team Work, Customer Care.

  • Internal Placement and Graduate Networks


Primary Location United Kingdom-England-Northamptonshire-UK, Daventry, Cummins Co Ltd

Job Type Cooperative / 12 Month Placement

Recruitment Job Type Student - Cooperative/12 Month Placement

Job Posting Sep 12, 2018, 4:58:33 AM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 1800066V