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Cummins Inc. SENIOR QUALITY ENGINEER - 3RD SHIFT in Columbus, Indiana



We are looking for a talented Senior Quality Engineer-3rdShift to join our team specializing in Quality for our Engine Business Unit in Columbus, IN.

In this role, you will make an impact in the following ways:

  • Applies the principles of product quality planning, evaluation, and control in support of the manufacturing and installation operations of the organization.

  • Responsible for applicable systems related to plant customer issues such as corrective action requests, supplier corrective action requests, nonconforming material reports, etc. Leads containment activities.

  • Facilitates continuous improvement quality activities to reduce the potential for defects and ensures continual improvement in process and product design. Ensures products and process development meet quality standards.Identifies problems, prioritizes actions, leads or participates in Six Sigma projects.Participates in change management activities by verifying products and processes, developing key measures, analyzing data for decision support, and presenting results to plant leadership.

  • Leads audits of processes and quality systems. Works with purchasing to improve the quality of purchased parts.Serves as a quality technical resource to other functional areas. May coach and mentor less experienced quality engineers.


To be successful in this role you will need the following:

  • College, university, or equivalent degree in Engineering or other relevant technical degrees preferred. Plus 2-3 years of on the job experience. ASQ Certification or any other automotive certification as well as Six Sigma is a plus.

  • Strong understanding of the technical requirements and applications to decision making in an assembly environment.

  • Proven ability to lead a team with excellent management and interpersonal skills.

  • Ability to work independently with little supervision. Making decisions and having the ability to support those decisions.

Compensation and Benefits

Base salary rate commensurate with experience. 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.


Primary Location United States-Indiana-Columbus-US, IN, Columbus, Mid-Range Engine Plant

Job Type Experienced - Exempt / Office

Recruitment Job Type Exempt - Experienced

Job Posting May 20, 2021, 8:28:00 AM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 2100025Z