Cummins are global leaders in the diesel engine, power generation, turbocharging and emissions solutions markets.
With manufacturing plants in 14 countries, 55,000 employees, turnover of $19.1 billion in 2015, you would be joining an organisation that offers flexible career paths and opportunities on a global basis.
Key markets are off-highway vehicles, industrial equipment and power generation. In addition, Cummins provides turbochargers for the automotive sector, along with filtration and acoustic systems, natural-gas engines, engine components and electronic systems. Cummins engine installations vary from the world’s highest altitude rail vehicles in the mountains of Tibet to some of the biggest mine trucks around the world.
Today, innovation is just as critical to our success as it was in the early days of our Company. With our mature market emissions near zero, our focus now is on improving product efficiency and understanding our customers’ needs better than anyone else through the development of strong partnerships.
What makes Cummins different is the way in which we take the time to understand our customers and then exceed their expectations by always being the first to market with the best products. The other advantage Cummins has over the competition is that we produce and supply superior integrated power systems, making us a one-stop shop for all of our customers’ needs.
Understanding our customers’ needs before they do and applying the creative ingenuity to make us better, faster, first, is the key to our future success in an increasingly competitive environment.
With "Innovation You Can Depend On" Cummins will see the future first and beat our competition to it.
A wide range of placement positions are available in Design Engineering, Manufacturing/Mechanical/Electrical Engineering, Product Engineering, Shop Operations, Manufacturing Support, Product Development, Systems, Quality, Purchasing, Supply Chain Management, IT, Finance, HR and Marketing.
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HR Placement Student
I really enjoyed my time on my placement year due to the wide variety and scope of the tasks that I was exposed to. In my HR role, I was introduced to tasks in the majority of areas in HR and there wa...
I really enjoyed this placement a lot, I found it was a good mix between working at my desk and hands-on work. I was based in manufacturing engineering and our job role was to support the assembly lin...
Industrial Placement - Engineering
Placement Year (10 Months+)
MEng Mechanical Engineering
I’m surprised how much responsibility I do have. Cummins has allowed me to take ownership of some projects myself, with any support needed to achieve my goals.
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Students expected to return to graduate jobs with us*
2:1 (Two One)
Predicted Degree Class Required To Apply