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We are looking for an enthusiastic Plant Support Engineer – Placement to join our team specialising in Power Generation for our Power Systems Business in Daventry, Northamptonshire. During your placement with us, you will learn how a major global organisation operates, gaining the tools and exposure you will need to become an expert in the industry and power your potential!
Engineering Plant Support teams primary objective is as a technical link between the shop operations (including the supply chain teams) and the engineering functions by “Keeping the assembly line running” in providing rapid response to line stopping engineering related issues.
As an Engineering Plant Support team member, you quickly and effectively adapt to changes in the manufacturing environment and utilise all the applicable engineering standard works, policies and procedures.
Work cross-functionally to conduct and support product problem solving projects via Engineering Change Requests (ECR), BIS etc to minimise cost and product failure exposures and actively search for improvement opportunities and implement workable solutions.
Develop technical projects that support continuous improvement of assembly shop activities to improve product quality, safety, process and see the improvement opportunity through the implementation phase.
Develop a culture of collaboration and cooperation between the Shop Operations function (including the supply chain teams) and engineering functions.
Fully proficient with all work processes, independently working with company resources to meet customer expectations.
We are looking for a wide range of applicants studying towards a Bachelor or Master's degree from across all Engineering, Project Management & STEM related subjects.
This placement position is one of a number of roles we have available across our Daventry and Manston Power Systems Technical Centre sites. Please check out each of our adverts before applying but please note that through the application process there may be opportunities to be considered for other Power Systems Tech Centre based roles than the original one applied for if you or Cummins feel you would be better suited to an alternative role.