Cummins Inc. Placement - Health & Safety in Daventry, United Kingdom

Placement - Health & Safety


Reporting to the Health and Safety Manager, you will be an integral member of the H&S Team and will support the plant in Health and Safety projects and activities. Performs routine functions related to the site's health and safety requirements, Health and Safety objectives and targets, and the overall Health, Safety and Environmental Management System (HSEMS). Routine functions may include the gathering and analysis of health and safety data, supporting the sites departments with scorecards and documentation to be produced to meet the Organisations’ legal obligations, develop and/ or improve tools to manage health and safety matters on site, carrying out visual site inspections and audits, and other related duties, as directed by the Health and Safety Manager.

  • To support the Health and Safety Dept to assist in meeting: Legal compliance, corporate and business goals, continuous improvement opportunities

  • To work both independently, and within teams, on health and safety projects, site risk assessments and audits, accidents and near miss investigation.

  • To embrace the company values and mission

  • To represent and promote, both internally and externally, health and safety

  • Supports development, implementation and maintenance of the organisations’ HSEMS.

  • Assists the site management team with requests for information. Serves as a resource on projects and work assignments.


We require students with a H&S element to their degree or Systems/ IT related

Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

Excellent IT skills to include Word, Excel and PowerPoint.

Confidence and ability to liaise with people on a cross functional level, both internally and external to the company

Strong organisational and time management skills.

Effective written and oral communication skills

Flexible and proactive attitude with a desire to learn and take on responsibility.

Some previous knowledge and or experience in Health and Safety would be an advantage.


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 May 30, 2017, 8:13:03 AM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 170002DU