Product Validation Engineer at Cummins

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Duration
Placement Year (10 Months+)
Region
Daventry East Midlands
Review Date
Salary
£16,000 - £17,999
Roles
Engineering Mechanical Engineering

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6.7/10

The Role
6.7
Organisation
6.4

Socialising

7.0

The Role

Role Description

* Working with Mechanical Validation Engineers on Investigation / Development and Validation of mechanical components or systems.
* Work includes problem definition, failure analysis, data analysis, procurement, bench and engine testing.
* Experience will be gained in Engine system problem solving, performance, design, component investigation, Design of Experiments, test cell operation, data gathering/ processing, recognising / reporting discrepancies in results, Engine test development and project management.
* Placement focussed on the Development and Validation of Tier 4 emissions level Diesel engines.

1. To what extent did you enjoy your work placement or internship?

6/10

2. To what extent did you feel valued by your colleagues?

7/10

3. To what extent were you given support and guidance by management/your supervisor(s)?

5/10

4. How busy were you on a daily basis?

7/10

5. How much responsibility were you given during your placement?

7/10

6. To what extent did/will the skills you developed, and training you received, assist you in your degree studies and beyond?

8/10

The Organisation

7. What was the general atmosphere in your office?

6/10

8. How well organised was the overall work placement or internship set up?

5/10

9. In terms of personal training and development, to what extent did the company or firm invest in you?

7/10

10. What were the perks on your work placement?

  • Flexi Time
  • Above 25 days holiday
7/10

11. How appealing are future employment prospects within the organisation?

7/10

Social

12. Was there a good social scene amongst any fellow placement students/colleagues?

7/10

13. What was the cost of living and socialising in the area you worked in?

6/10

14. What was the Nightlife like in the area you worked?

6/10

15. Were there many opportunities to get involved in activities outside of work?

9/10