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Cummins Inc. 2023 Undergraduate Construction Projects Management Internship - Laverton (13 months, full time, fully paid) in Laverton, Australia

2023 Undergraduate Construction Projects Management Internship - Laverton (13 months, full time, fully paid)


  • 13-month full time undergraduate internship based in Laverton/ flexible working

  • Commerce, Business, Engineering, IT or Construction students, gain real world, practical experience

  • Fully paid internship from 30.01.2023 to 26.02.2024

If you are an undergraduate Commerce, Business, Engineering, IT or Construction student looking to jump start your career, we are offering a 13-month FT internship from 30.01.2023 to 26.02.2024.

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Your opportunity to power your potential starts here!

About Cummins

Cummins Inc., a global technology leader, is a corporation of complementary business segments that designs, manufactures, distributes and services a broad portfolio of power solutions. The company’s products range from diesel and natural gas engines to hybrid and electric platforms, as well as related technologies, including transmissions, battery systems, fuel systems, controls, air handling, filtration, emission solutions, and power generation systems. Headquartered in Columbus, Indiana (U.S.), since its founding in 1919, Cummins employs approximately 62,600 people in approximately 190 countries and territories.

What’s in it for you?

Cummins will help set you up for success and your future career as you develop your theoretical knowledge into practical skills while contributing meaningfully to the operation of our multi-billion dollar business. Gain real word, practical experience!

About the role

Our Laverton branch is offering a 13-month full time Construction Projects Management internship commencing 30th January 2023 for a current Commerce, Business, Engineering, IT or Construction Student who is keen to utilise theoretical skills learnt in their degree and develop practical skills in the workforce.

“What Will You Do”

  • Work closely with our APAC Projects team on the delivery of projects from green field, through building and installation to final acceptance.

  • Apply your developing business process and project management skills

  • Provide administrative and logistics support for a project team and project manager.

  • Manage small portions of well defined projects.

  • Serve as a resource on project and work assignments utilising your basic knowledge of effective project management

  • Identify, track, and work with others to resolve project issues.

  • Monitors and communicates project status to project team.

  • Assists with budget planning and tracking, research, and analytical support

  • Provide input into the design and development of project plans and timelines.

  • Assists with managing project risk; uses quality tools to identify areas of risk.

  • Documents and shares team learnings with other teams; draws on other experiences to enhance the success of the project.

  • Maintains project notes, databases, and other records; monitors measures and communicates with Project Manager on status of specific projects and assignments.

About You:

To qualify for this undergraduate internship, it is essential that you:

  • Are currently studying an undergraduate Bachelor’s Degree in Commerce, Business, Engineering, IT or Construction

  • Have between 1 and 8 units of study left to complete of your undergraduate degree as of February 2022

  • Are available for the full 13 months and be willing to defer your studies for that duration

  • Possess Australian Citizenship or Permanent Residency

Note: Applicants that do not meet these qualifying requirements unfortunately will not be considered.

To be successful in this role, you will possess:

  • A strong interest in the development and delivery of projects

  • Be able to develop strong stakeholder relationships with a remotely located APAC regional team

  • Have a strong understanding of the financial implications of the delivery of projects

  • Some experience in the use of project and scheduling tools

  • Clear communication skills, both written and verbal

  • Time management skills and ability to multi-task

  • An interest and willingness to learn and develop new skills in a diverse organisation

  • Strong computer literacy and a knowledge of Microsoft Office suite

  • Valid car driving license highly preferred

How to apply 

Applications close midnight Sunday 7th August 2022. 

For all applications please submit your resume, cover letter and academic transcript via the link provided 

In your cover letter, please specify how many units of study you have remaining on your undergraduate degree and your motivation behind applying both to Cummins and this specific internship 

Note: We will be unable to assess your application without all of the required documents, so please ensure you attach your resume, cover letter and academic transcripts at the time of application. 

At Cummins, we are an equal opportunity employer dedicated to diversity in the workplace. Our policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified persons without regard to race, gender, colour, disability, national origin, age, religion, union affiliation, sexual orientation, veteran status, citizenship, gender identity and/or expression, or other status protected by law.


Primary Location Australia-Victoria-Melbourne-Australia, Laverton, Distributor BR 322

Job Type Internship

Recruitment Job Type Student - Internship

Job Posting Jul 17, 2022, 4:51:20 AM

Unposting Date Aug 14, 2022, 8:59:00 AM

Organization Distribution Business

Req ID: 220004LT