Cummins Inc. Placement - Marine Engineering in Daventry, United Kingdom

Placement - Marine Engineering


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.

The role of Marine Engineering Placement will be to learn about marine engine application and installation procedures and facilitate support of commercial marine projects.

  • Collect and perform installation quality assurance audits

  • Maintain and update commercial marine project tracker

  • Support development of technical documentation in support of new products and custom projects


  • At least 2 years of study with an emphasis on mechanical and / or electrical engineering

  • A level results of B or higher in Maths and Science related subjects

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

  • Training in Corporate systems such as Oracle, and familiarisation with other business software (such as CAD models and project management systems)

  • 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

At Cummins, we are dedicated to diversity in the workplace and we are committed to a policy of treating all our employees and job applicants equally. No employee or potential employee will receive less favourable treatment because of any protected characteristic.


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 Apr 9, 2018, 3:20:04 AM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 1800028W