9 months ago
Explore this uniqueopportunity to join a global power leader – Cummins are now seekingapplications for its Graduate Engineering programme at its Darlington TechnicalCenter located in County Durham.
global power leader, designs, manufactures, distributes and services multi fuel
engines and related technologies for various markets including truck, bus,
rail, marine, prime and standby power generation and mining. With headquarters
in Columbus, Indiana in the US, the company has operations in 197 countries and
sales of around $18 billion in 2016.
Cummins’ hire to
develop strategy offers graduates an environment where structured development
opportunities across its diverse range of engineering functions, allied with
its broad international reach, allows it to provide long term, exciting and
flexible career pathways.
The Darlington site, which recently celebrated
its 50 th anniversary, produces
around 40,000 diesel engines every year for key European, Middle East, African
and Asian customers. Used in truck, bus, rail, defence, marine,
construction, material handling, mining and power generation applications, the
engines range from 4.5 to 8.9 litre cubic capacity.
European Technical Centre, based on the Darlington site, has played a
significant role in driving key product improvements since the 1980s. It
has pushed emissions to the near-zero levels of Euro 6 for Cummins powered trucks
Typical engineering rotations include:
Engineering Customer EngineeringDesign Engineering
Engineering Controls EngineeringAdvanced Engineering
basic knowledge of engineering principles and practices to assigned tasks in
the development, analysis and release of products and subsystems through the
product life cycle.
in creating design specifications considering application, cost, weight,
performance, product life, manufacture, assembly and service.
design using analysis and or functional testing, interpreting results, driving
decisions and assessing risk.
with other engineering disciplines and cross-functional disciplines to resolve
customer needs and aligns requirements with identified customer expectations.
prescribed and innovative methods and works with limited guidance.
as a team member and actively contributes towards team goals.
out partially defined and moderately complex tasks.
good understanding and applies knowledge of an engineering discipline.
engineering and scientific skills and continues to develop experience in
creating engineering solutions.
Throughout the scheme you will be
provided with training in sector specific technologies as well as general
training such as presentation and communication skills, structured problem
solving and Cummins practices and procedures.
In exchange for your time and efforts
Cummins will provide:
experience of engineering disciplines to aid technical knowledge development
and support career progression
to interact cross functionally as part of a global engineering team
in an interactive approach to individual development planning to expand
technical expertise and leadership potential
the opportunity to pursue chartered status with relevant industry professional
This isan exciting opportunity for a highly motivated individual, who is innovative,driven to succeed with a passion to challenge the status quo.
Salary: Starting at £29,500
SKILLS & EXPERIENCEREQUIRED:
Bachelor of Science or equivalent degree
in an Engineering or related discipline (including Mathematics, Physics and
Minimal relevant work experience desired
such as internship, co-op, or other pertinent work experience.
Operations – understanding of Laboratory Operations process flow model:
Planning, Preparation, Execution, Analysis, Execution.
Standards - basic knowledge in Engineering Standards.
Documentation - basic knowledge in Technical Documentation.
Problem Solving Process - able to understand and apply structured problem
solving processes to resolve issues.
Design Processes – understand and be able to describe the purpose, content and
steps in developing/ managing of an engineering design project
Additional language capabilities are not
essential but could be of benefit for placements/future opportunities including
with in central Europe.
AtCummins, we are dedicated to diversity in the workplace and we are committed toa policy of treating all our employees and job applicants equally. No employeeor potential employee will receive less favourable treatment because of anyprotected characteristic.
Primary Location United Kingdom-England-Darlington-UK, Darlington, Cummins Engine Co Ltd
Job Type College / University
Recruitment Job Type Professional - Entry Level
Job Posting Nov 15, 2017, 10:09:08 AM
Unposting Date Ongoing
Req ID: 170006YV