Cummins Inc. Quality Engineer in Daventry, United Kingdom

Quality Engineer



Cummins is a place big enough to coach and develop a global workforce and create the world’s leading clean, engine technology. We’re also small enough for you to find your fit and personal passion with a team of dependable, innovative thinkers who are developing their careers within a diverse, inclusive, empowering environment.

Learn more about this role and how you can begin Working Right .

Our Power Systems Business Unit delivers reliable, durable, high performing products to our global partners. Working in an innovative space, you’ll develop high tech solutions that will fuel your advanced career skill set and empower you to own your career. Our integrated businesses demand the talents and creativity of individuals with a wide range of skills and experience.

This is an exciting opportunity in Daventry, for a Quality Engineer

Cummins UK is where you can work on industry leading engineering projects such as contributing to test quality standards for next generation engines and generator sets with relation emissions, acoustics and CE legislation. This opportunity is also a genuine chance to learn and develop in a global organization. Reporting to the Senior Quality Engineer, the Quality Engineer is also responsible for Production support for both Gensets and Engine testing.

Your impact will be seen in these and other ways:

  • Plan, co-ordinate and execute Daventry engine emissions compliance to meet internal and external requirements (EPA)

  • Plan, co-ordinate and execute Daventry Genset Acoustic compliance schedule to meet internal and external requirements (CE certification)

  • Work with subject matter experts to ensure both engine emissions and genset acoustics data for Daventry built products comply with regulatory requirements.

  • Lead and support compliance continuous improvement initiatives benefitting both DAV & Power Systems

  • Quarterly present & provide feedback of Daventry compliance progress to senior management

  • Responsible for KPI data analysis of Genset Testing with regards to Right First Time %

  • Responsible for applicable systems related to plant customer issues such as corrective action requests, supplier corrective action requests, nonconforming material reports, etc.

  • Leads containment activities.

  • Facilitates continuous improvement quality activities to reduce the potential for defects, and ensures continual improvement in process and product design.

  • Ensures products and process development meet quality standards.

  • Identifies problems, prioritizes actions, leads or participates in Six Sigma projects.

  • Participates in change management activities by verifying products and processes, developing key measures, and analysing data for decision support.

  • Conducts audits of processes and quality systems.

  • Supervisor to Quality Technicians, managing and advising where necessary

  • Serve as a quality technical resource to other functional areas.


Skills and Experience Required:

  • Experience working with or technical knowledge of engines and/or Generator Sets

  • Equally some experience with quality engineering and systems (PPAP, FMEA, 7 step) would be considered.

Required Education, Licenses or Certifications

  • HNC or relevant engineeringqualification preferred

Compensation and Benefits

Salary from £29,431 to £35,970.

Potential bonus to 8%.

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

Ready to think beyond your desk? Apply for this opportunity to start your career with Cummins today.

Not ready to apply but want to learn more? Join our Talent Community to get the inside track on great jobs and confidentially connect to our recruiting team:


Primary Location United Kingdom-England-Northamptonshire-UK, Daventry, Cummins Co Ltd

Job Type Experienced - Professional / Office

Recruitment Job Type Professional - Experienced

Job Posting Apr 4, 2018, 9:57:05 AM

Unposting Date May 4, 2018, 5:59:00 PM

Req ID: 18000217