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Cummins Inc. Placement - Plant Quality in Daventry, United Kingdom

Placement - Plant Quality


Cummins are now recruiting for our 2020 intake of 12 month placements in the UK, which provide a meaningful opportunity for university students to accomplish real-world projects in a professional environment.

Duties will include :-

  • Working within the Quality Department reporting to the Blockline Quality Engineers.

  • Assisting in first line defect diagnosis and parts disposition.

  • Raising and maintaining part orders using the Ariba system.

  • Maintain Supplier Weekly reports, improvements and actions.

  • Supporting Quality Group presentations.

  • Collate Data SPC, Minitab etc and identify improvement projects.

  • Work cross functionally on identified projects.

The following training will be provided:

  • Training in Corporate systems such as Oracle and familiarisation with other business software (eg WinSpc, Modus, IMS, Ariba)

  • 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

  • CMM / Faro Arm Usage and programming.


  • The applicant will be workings towards a BEng Degree or equivalent in Mechanical Engineering.

  • Proven ability for logical thinking and problem solving.

  • Excellent communication skills required due to the interface with both customer and Cummins internal departments.

  • Good competency in general IT systems.

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 Oct 13, 2019, 11:25:31 AM

Unposting Date Jan 31, 2020, 6:59:00 PM

Req ID: 190004K4