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Customer Engineering (G-Drive) Placement

Mechanical/Electrical/Automotive.

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Description

We are looking for an enthusiastic individual to join our team on a 12 month placement commencing July/Aug 2022, specialising in Customer Engineering for our Power Systems G Drive Business in Daventry, Northampton/your remote home office.

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!

Developing your career

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

  • Working closely with the Sales team and customer base in UK and Europe to directly increase the company’s financial performance and ensuring customer satisfaction through technical support from start to finish of the customer order.
  • Undertake “Engine Selections” for customers, helping to pick the correct engine model and set of options to tailor the engine for a specific application.
  • Undertake “Design Reviews” for customer applications to verify the correct installation of the engine and interface for the engine sub-systems (cooling, starting, fuel, mounting, air intake, etc)
  • Undertake “Installation Reviews” for customer applications by using a mix of calculation, inspection and test to validate the correct installation and operation of the engine. Use electronic service tools to configure electronic features on the engine and optimise performance.
  • Conducting fault finding and troubleshooting visits with appropriate coaching from our experienced Customer Engineers.
  • Travelling to customer sites in UK and/or Europe to support the customer base subject to risk assessments

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 from across all Engineering and STEM related subjects.
  • Has experience in, and can demonstrate, relevant examples of Cummins core values e.g. voluntary work, community involvement activities, working with disadvantaged groups, charity related support, delivering superior results, teamwork, competencies and outside education experiences.
  • Ability to communicate and interact effectively with internal teams and external customers. Language skills in Turkish, Spanish, Italian or another European language would be beneficial.
  • An interest in and understanding of diesel engines and/or generator sets

Benefits Overview

Benefits and perks listed below may vary depending on the nature of your employment with Cummins and the country where you work.

  • Financial Wellness - As a Cummins employee your retirement savings plan/pension plan/superannuation will power your path to retirement and improve your financial future.
  • Health and Wellness - Your wellbeing is important to us. You and your family will be cared for through comprehensive health care benefits.
  • Continuing Education - Whether starting or completing a degree, you will be supported by tuition reimbursement opportunities or full funding.
  • Paid Incentive - You will receive annual merit and profit sharing based on individual and company performance.
  • Diversity and Inclusion - We celebrate diverse perspectives and you will be part of building a more diverse workforce to enhance our competitive position and enrich our culture.
  • Work-life Flexibility - Your energy and commitment will be recognised through paid vacation and holidays, parental leave, adoption assistance, flexible work environments and more.
  • Every Employee, Every Community - You are empowered to volunteer at least four hours per year on company time, to give back to the communities where you work and live.
  • Development and Growth - You will learn and grow through training and hands-on experience in an environment that values curiosity and developing talent for the future.

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