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Cummins Inc. 2022 Automotive / Mechanical Engineering Student Internship - Scoresby in Scoresby, Australia

2022 Automotive / Mechanical Engineering Student Internship - Scoresby


  • 13-month full time undergraduate internship based in Scoresby / flexible working

  • Engineering students - gain real world, practical experience

  • Fully paid internship from 31.01.2022 to 24.02.2023

If you are an Automotive, Mechanical, Mechatronics, Manufacturing, Electrical or Aerospace engineering student (ideally at an undergraduate level) looking to jump start your career, we are offering a 13-month full time internship based at our Scoresby branch.

Your opportunity to power your potential starts here!

About Cummins

Cummins Inc., a global technology leader, is a corporation of complementary business segments that designs, manufactures, distributes and services a broad portfolio of power solutions. The company’s products range from diesel and natural gas engines to hybrid and electric platforms, as well as related technologies, including transmissions, battery systems, fuel systems, controls, air handling, filtration, emission solutions, and power generation systems. Headquartered in Columbus, Indiana (U.S.), since its founding in 1919, Cummins employs approximately 62,600 people in approximately 190 countries and territories.

What’s in it for you?

Cummins will help set you up for success and your future career as you develop your theoretical knowledge into practical skills while contributing meaningfully to the operation of our multi-billion dollar business. Gain real word, practical experience!

About the role

Our Scoresby branch is offering a rare 13-month full time Automotive Engineering Internship opportunity which commences 31st January 2022 for a current Automotive, Mechanical, Mechatronics, Manufacturing or Aerospace engineering or Computer Science student who is keen to utilise theoretical skills learnt in their degree and develop practical skills in the workforce.

“What Will You Do”

  • Data collection through applicable field or performance testing for new and existing engine platforms.

  • Use of engineering tools for Data analysis and presentation to key stakeholders.

  • Supporting Automotive Application engineers to carry out installation quality assurance review of new Automotive installations

  • CAD modelling and FEA analysis for component design. Producing detailed engineering drawings for supplier manufacturing.

  • Engine and after-treatment repowers in new and existing truck chassis.

  • Presenting data and information in engineering reports.

  • Follow engineering failure analysis tools to troubleshoot and diagnose issues

  • Supporting Pilot centre project works including tasks involving hands-on engine components assembly/disassembly work for troubleshooting / analysis

  • Source and procure parts from suppliers.

  • Vehicle mission simulation modelling and analysis.

  • Engine software database maintenance and support for upfit and field.

About You:

To qualify for this internship, it is essential that you:

  • Are currently studying a Degree in Automotive, Mechanical, Mechatronics, Manufacturing or Aerospace Engineering or Computer Science, ideally at an undergraduate level

  • Will still have between 1 and 8 units of study left to complete of your Bachelors, Masters or PHD as of February 2022

  • Are available for the full 13 months and be willing to defer your studies for that duration

  • Possess Australian Citizenship or Permanent Residency

Note: Applicants that do not meet these qualifying requirements will not be considered.

To be successful in this role, you will possess:

  • Strong results in Mathematics; Thermodynamics; Mechanical Design

  • Have some skills gained from studying CAD in 3D modelling packages like Solidworks, CREO, Inventor or AutoCAD

  • Are highly analytical with skills in FEA

  • Have some project management skills

  • Clear communication skills, both written and verbal

  • Can demonstrate outstanding interpersonal skills, a team work ethic and the ability to think and operate autonomously and independently when required

  • Valid car driving license highly preferred

How to apply

  • Applications close midnight Sunday 8th August 2021.

  • For all applications please submit your resume, cover letter and academic transcript via the link provided

  • In your cover letter, please specify how many units of study you have remaining on your degree and your motivation behind applying both to Cummins and this specific internship

Note: We will be unable to assess your application without all of the required documents, so please ensure you attach your resume, cover letter and academic transcripts at the time of application.

At Cummins, we are an equal opportunity employer dedicated to diversity in the workplace. Our policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified persons without regard to race, gender, colour, disability, national origin, age, religion, union affiliation, sexual orientation, veteran status, citizenship, gender identity and/or expression, or other status protected by law.



Primary Location Australia-Victoria-Melbourne-Australia, Scoresby, Distributor RO BR 900

Job Type Internship

Recruitment Job Type Student - Internship

Job Posting Jul 14, 2021, 8:24:14 PM

Unposting Date Aug 8, 2021, 8:59:00 AM

Req ID: 210003MX