Cummins Inc. Placement - Manufacturing Engineer in Daventry, United Kingdom

Placement - Manufacturing Engineer


The Manufacturing Engineering department require an additional 12 month Placement Student to join the busy Engineering department.

You will be given training on Engine appreciation, Presentation and Communication techniques, Application of Project Management skills in a working environment, FMEA, 7Step as well as any other tools and skills training as required within the department.

Guidance by a qualified mentor under the IMechE MPDS Scheme for the duration of the placement.

  • To produce Tracking and Timing plans for projects and new process introduction across the V12 & V16 production line

  • Helping determine the manufacturing processes required to achieve manufacturing goals according to product specification.

  • Resolve and manage daily issues through root cause analysis.

  • Assisting with plans and designs methods to improve efficiency in production.

  • Working to improve equipment availability and capability by utilizing continuous improvement tools and working cross functionally.

  • Defining manufacturing standard operating procedures (SOP)

  • Attendance to cross functional design reviews with a view to create a quality product


Preferred Discipline: Mechanical Engineering/Automotive Engineering

  • PC literacy

  • 2D & 3D CAD experience (AutoCAD / CREO preferred)

  • Teamwork / Communication / Working with cross functional groups.

  • Practical approach to support technical solutions.

  • Self motivated and ability to manage own projects


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 26, 2017, 2:35:10 AM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 1700029E