Cummins Inc. Placement - Quality (Engineering) in Darlington, United Kingdom

Placement - Quality (Engineering)


Support the Quality department in all aspects of customer quality, from the receipt of customer issues to the instigation of corrective action. This involves working closely with internal groups within Darlington to ensure that quality issues are prevented, understood and resolved, whilst maintaining regular communication with Customer Quality Assurance Engineers (CQA) and Plant Quality Engineers.

  • Manage the part returns process and ensure CQA Engineers are informed when parts are returned for their attention. Ensure returned parts are suitably labelled with the issue details.

  • Raise Material Non-Conformances (MNC) in Cummins Quality Metric Stream (CQMS).

  • Track quality issues from the MNC being raisedto the instigation of corrective action.

  • Manage the audit gaps throughout the assembly line and work towards closing the gaps by setting up additional quality audits/checklist questions at point of fit & audit stations.


  • Study of an applicable Engineering degree.

  • Knowledge of engine parts, fault diagnosis and resolution desirable.

  • Excellent computing skills; Experience with Microsoft Office desirable.

  • Self-motivated and able to prioritise tasks.

  • Flexible and dependable team-member.

  • Ability to communicate confidently, clearly and concisely to relevant stakeholders of all levels.

  • Support audit process activity.

  • Take part and help to organise student charity events.

  • Carry out at least 4 hours of community work in the local area.

  • Take part in the Engineering in Schools programme.

At Cummins, we are dedicated to diversity in the workplace and we are committed to a policy of treating all our employees and job applicants equally. No employee or potential employee will receive less favourable treatment because of any protected characteristic.


Primary Location United Kingdom-England-Darlington-UK, Darlington, Cummins Engine Co Ltd

Job Type Cooperative / 12 Month Placement

Recruitment Job Type Student - Cooperative/12 Month Placement

Job Posting Oct 23, 2018, 11:23:14 AM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 180006V1