Cummins Inc. Pilot Centre Manager in Stamford, United Kingdom

Pilot Centre Manager


Cummins Inc., a global power leader, is a corporation of complementary business units that design, manufacture, distribute and service diesel and natural gas engines and related technologies, including fuel systems, controls, air handling, filtration, emission solutions and electrical power generation systems. Headquartered in Columbus, Indiana, (USA) Cummins currently employs approximately 55,000 people worldwide and serves customers in approximately 190 countries and territories through a network of approximately 600 company-owned and independent distributor locations and more than 7,200 dealer locations. Cummins earned $1.4 billion on sales of $19.1 billion in 2015

This is a fantastic opportunity to work within our Cummins Generator Technologies business in Stamford and to become a leader for our newly developed Pilot Centre. Stamford is just one of 7 global manufacturing plants, trading under the universally recognized brand names of STAMFORD, AvK and MAKRON with unrivalled and expanding product portfolio – ranging from 0.5 kVA to 11,000 kVA. We use our experience and knowledge gathered from a large and diverse number of applications of synchronous generator installations worldwide to provide expertise in offering integrated design solutions that help our customers compete more successfully throughout the world.

One of your key tasks would be to manage single discipline staff engaged in various engineering projects and assignments. To achieve the aim, you would be expected to apply advanced knowledge of technical engineering principles and practices in the identification and understanding of client requirements.

You will be also tasked and challenged with managing the development of technical specifications, implementing designs, and delivering high performance, low-cost equipment and system solutions integrated with customers’ solutions.

Finally, you will cooperate with our fantastic sales and marketing teams to design and deliver client solutions.

Core duties and objectives:

  • Leads a medium sized technical group and manages team to implement leadership's vision.

  • Establishes employee performance standards; works collaboratively to set goals and to address areas of deficiency.

  • Influences business-area leadership decisions.

  • Manages financial controls and risk, ensuring operations are executed within established budget.

  • Identifies issues, problems, and opportunities to support continuous improvement initiatives.

  • Formulates employee and department development plans for transferring technical knowledge.

  • Coaches and motivates employees; provides guidance and direction on resolving problems and issues.

  • Delegates and assigns work, considering employee skills and development needs.

  • Advises leaders regarding the identification and resolution of complex problems.

  • Works with employees to establish their individual development and career plans.

  • Assesses performance and provides feedback to direct reports.




Preferably 5-10 years of relevant experience within power generation sector including leadership of

small technical groups


  • team player

  • highly-developed communication skills

  • highly developed solving skills

  • adaptable to changing environment

Education, Licenses, Certifications:

College, University, or equivalent degree in Engineering required. Advanced degree or extended specific training are preferred.

Salary and benefits:

In return, you can look forward to a secure and rewarding future with an acknowledged market leader, able to offer a salary ranging between £44, 200.00 £66,300.00, depending on your experience, variable bonus plan (8%), pension and other benefits including private healthcare, childcare vouchers, cycle to work scheme

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Primary Location United Kingdom-England-Lincolnshire-UK, Stamford, Newage Barnack Road

Job Type Experienced - Professional / Office

Recruitment Job Type Professional - Experienced

Job Posting Nov 10, 2016, 5:51:06 AM

Unposting Date Ongoing