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Cummins Inc. Test Quality Industrial Placement in Daventry, United Kingdom

Test Quality Industrial Placement


We are looking for an enthusiastic Test Quality - Placement Student to join our team specializing in high horsepower diesel and natural gas engine and generator set production test quality problem-solving for our Power Systems business segment in Daventry, Northamptonshire.

During your placement with us, you will learn how a major global organization operates, gaining the tools and exposure you will need to become an expert in the industry and power your potential!

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

  • Act as a first point of call for reporting any high horsepower diesel and natural gas engine and generator set production test failures.

  • Work collaboratively with external suppliers to implement short-term containments and long-term resolutions for any non-conforming supplied parts.

  • Develop skills to independently manage proactive challenging quality improvement projects and reactive production test failure investigations through 7-Step Problem Solving.

  • Complete 6Sigma Yellow Belt Certification and support a 6Sigma Green Belt project to improve production test Right-First-Time.

  • Assist Engineers and Technicians in scheduling and delivery of EPA/VCA Conformity of Production (CoP) emission testing.

  • Participate in Every Employee Every Community engagement as part of Cummins promise to Corporate Responsibility.


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

  • We are looking for a wide range of applicants studying towards a Bachelor or Master’s degree in mechanical engineering, general engineering or STEM related subjects and not graduating this academic year.

  • Excellent communication and team-work skills are required due to the interface with a wide range of internal and external stakeholders.

  • Critical thinking skills and ability to perform under pressure are necessary to deliver high quality results Right-First-Time. Knowledge of problem-solving tools such as 7-Step, FTA or FMEA is an advantage.

  • Good competency in general IT systems MS Office (Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook).


Primary Location United Kingdom-England-Northamptonshire-UK, Daventry, Cummins Co Ltd

Job Type Internship

Recruitment Job Type Student - Internship

Job Posting Oct 13, 2022, 12:17:44 AM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Organization Power Systems Business

Req ID: 220008BT