Cummins Inc. Placement - Project Management in Ramsgate, United Kingdom

Placement - Project Management


At Cummins we recognise that having experience of the working world during your university degree provides a key insight to the practical application of your learning. We run an exciting 12 month placement where you are given an opportunity to work in a role and on real projects making a difference in both your team and the company as a whole. You will received on the job training and take part in a structured Training & Development Programme designed to give the skills and competencies required for future graduate roles.

Serve as a resource on projects and work assignments, employing a basic knowledge of effective project management and general business understanding.

Assist with project planning and tracking, research and analytical support, providing input into the design and development of project plans and associated timelines.

Monitor and communicate project status to project teams and the wider business.

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

Assist with the management of project risk, using standard tools to identify areas of risk.

Document and share team learning with other teams, draw on other experiences to enhance the success of the projects.

Maintain project notes, databases and other records, monitor and publish key performance measures.

Communicate to the Project Management Leader the status of specific projects and assignments.

Embrace the Company values and mission, representing and promoting of Cummins Power Systems

Support department process and problem solving projects from start to finish.


Have an understanding of the relationships and balance between the project management fundamentals of Scope, Schedule and Resources in order to successfully plan and deliver projects

Able to define and solve problems in a disciplined approach.

Attention to detail.

Computer literate. Excellent skills of Excel, Word & Power Point. MS Project skills preferred but not essential.

Must be able to actively participate and contribute as a team member, including strong cross functional communication skills.Strong organizational and time management skills.

To be eligible for our 12 Month work placement you must be a university student who has a placement year option as part of their degree programme. You will spend a year in a specific department to gain real experience in your subject area. You are supported by formal and informal training, and work on projects that add true value to the business. The placement scheme is a great place to start a career with Cummins you will experience not only the skills and work aspect, the culture and core values of the business.

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-Kent-UK, Ramsgate, Cummins Power Generation

Job Type Cooperative / 12 Month Placement

Recruitment Job Type Student - Cooperative/12 Month Placement

Job Posting Nov 8, 2018, 9:51:47 AM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 180006TD