Cummins Inc. Placement – Project Management (Multiple Positions) in Ramsgate, United Kingdom

Placement – Project Management (Multiple Positions)


At Cummins werecognise that having experience of the working world during your universitydegree provides a key insight to the practical application of yourlearning. We run an exciting 12 monthplacement where you are given an opportunity to work in a role and on realprojects making a difference in both your team and the company as a whole. Youwill received on the job training and take part in a structured Training &Development Programme designed to give the skills and competencies required forfuture graduate roles.

The roleof PD&I Project Management Placement will be to:

  • Serve as a resource on projects and work assignments, employing a basic knowledge of effective project management and general business understanding.

  • Assist with project planning and tracking, research and analytical support, providing input into the design and development of project plans and associated timelines.

  • Monitor and communicate project status to project teams and the wider business.

  • Identify, track and then work with others to resolve project issues.

  • Assist with the management of project risk, using standard tools to identify areas of risk.

  • Document and share team learning with other teams, draw on other experiences to enhance the success of the projects.

  • Maintain project notes, databases and other records, monitor and publish key performance measures.

  • Communicate to the Program Management Leader the status of specific projects and assignments.

  • Embrace the Company values and mission, representing and promoting of Cummins Power Systems

  • Support department process and problem solving projects from start to finish.


To be eligible for our 12 Month work placement youmust be a university student who has a placement year option as part of theirdegree programme. You will spend a year in a specific department to gain realexperience in your subject area.

  • Have an understanding of the relationships and balance between the project management fundamentals of Scope, Schedule and Resources in order to successfully plan and deliver projects

  • Able to define and solve problems in a disciplined approach.

  • Attention to detail.

  • Computerliterate. Excellent skills of Excel, Word & Power Point. MS Project skillspreferred but not essential.

  • Must be able to actively participate and contribute asa team member, including strong cross functional communication skills.

  • Strong organizational and time

The role willprovide excellent experience for your CV and an introduction to a business rolein industry. A mentor will be there to guide you through your placementyear. You are supported by formal and informal training, and work onprojects that add true value to the business. The placement scheme is a greatplace to start a career with Cummins you will experience not only the skillsand work aspect, the culture and core values of the business. You will betrained in corporate systems such as Oracle, Clarity and familiarisationwith other business related software.

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-Kent-UK, Ramsgate, Cummins Power Generation

Job Type Cooperative / 12 Month Placement

Recruitment Job Type Student - Cooperative/12 Month Placement

Job Posting May 12, 2018, 9:48:27 AM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 180002SP