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Cummins Inc. Project Managers- Quality #IN754 in Columbus, Indiana

Project Managers- Quality #IN754


Project Manager - Quality - #IN754

Cummins is a place big enough to coach and develop a global workforce and create the world’s leading clean, engine technology. We’re also small enough for you to find your fit and personal passion with a team of dependable, innovative thinkers who are developing their careers within a diverse, inclusive, empowering environment.

Learn more about this role and how you can begin Working Right .

Our Engine Business Unit delivers reliable, durable, high performing products to our global partners. Working in an innovative space, you’ll develop high tech solutions that will fuel your advanced career skill set and empower you to own your career. Our integrated businesses demand the talents and creativity of individuals with a wide range of skills and experience.


This is an exciting opportunity for Project Manager - Quality - #IN754 in Columbus, Indiana

Your impact will happen in these and other ways:

  • Lead multiple cross-functional mechanical quality projects from inception to completion.

  • Lead the development and maintenance of continuous improvement actions, tools, and capabilities in support of defect-free processes.

  • Assess the quality of engine products produced and establish and maintain quality assurance standards, procedures, and controls.

  • Utilize problem solving and quality improvement skills to implement approaches including engine manufacturing and service tools and process type selection and corrective and preventive actions.

  • Meet Voice of the Customer (VOC) requirements and utilize Design for Six Sigma (DFSS) tools to meet design quality standards.

  • Employ Define, Measure, Analyze, Improve, and Controls (DMAIC) to implement enterprise wide quality improvement and variation reduction using statistically-based tools.

  • Assess project team developmental needs and provide opportunities as they related to the needs of the business and the project.

  • Facilitate project planning sessions with internal stakeholders to determine scope and objectives through utilization of Value Package Profile (VPP) and other scope defining-methods during Scope Management.

  • Develop and implement mechanical quality programs composed of multiple cross-functional projects and partner with key business stakeholders to ensure success project completion.

  • Utilize quality engineering tools including FMEA and 9-box project risk summary to identify areas of risk, identify alternatives or solutions, and apply motivational techniques to broad-based organization change issues.

  • Implement mechanical quality control objectives, activities, and procedures to resolve production problems, maximize product reliability and minimize costs using extensive experience with Resource Plan Management.

Skills and Experience Required:

  • Quality Assurance

  • Voice of the Customer (VOC)

  • Design for Six Sigma (DFSS) and Define, Measure, Analyze, Improve, and Control (DMAIC)

  • Value Package Profile (VPP)

  • Scope Management

  • FMEA and 9-box project risk summary

  • Mechanical quality control objectives

  • Resource Plan Management

Required Education, Licenses or Certifications

  • Positions require aMaster’s degree in Mechanical, Industrial, or Manufacturing Engineering, or related field and2 years of experience as aMechanical, Quality, or Manufacturing Engineer, or related position.

  • Alternatively, the employer will accept aBachelor’s degree in Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical, Industrial, or Manufacturing Engineering, or related field and 5 years of experience as a Mechanical, Quality, or Manufacturing Engineer, or related position.

JOB SITE: Columbus, Indiana

WORK HOURS: 40 hours/week - 8:00 am to 5:00 pm

To apply, go towww.cummins.comand refer to Job ID #IN754

Compensation and Benefits

Base hourly rate commensurate with experience plus bonus. Additional benefits vary between locations and include options such as our 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan, Cash Balance Pension Plan, Medical/Dental/Life Insurance, Health Savings Account, Domestic Partners Coverage and a full complement of personal and professional benefits.

Cummins and E-verify

At Cummins, we are an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer dedicated to diversity in the workplace. Our policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified persons without regard to race, gender, color, disability, national origin, age, religion, union affiliation, sexual orientation, veteran status, citizenship, gender identity and/or expression, or other status protected by law. Cummins validates right to work using E-Verify. Cummins will provide the Social Security Administration (SSA) and, if necessary, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), with information from each new employee’s Form I-9 to confirm work authorization.

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Primary Location United States-Indiana-Columbus

Job Type Experienced - Exempt / Office

Recruitment Job Type Exempt - Experienced

Job Posting Apr 3, 2019, 11:00:00 PM

Unposting Date Apr 19, 2019, 10:59:00 PM

Req ID: 19000172