Cummins Inc. Industrial Engineers – Senior, Manufacturing #IN624 in Columbus, Indiana

Industrial Engineers – Senior, Manufacturing #IN624


Industrial Engineers – Senior, Manufacturing #IN624

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 Corporate 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 for Industrial Engineers – Senior, Manufacturing #IN624 in Columbus, Indiana.

Your impact will happen in these and other ways:

  • Design, improve and install integrated manufacturing and administrative systems.

  • Plan and establish sequence of operations for the fabrication and assembly of parts and products.

  • Conduct work measurement studies and create standard work methods for new and current production lines to establish costs, throughput times, capacity levels and manpower plans.

  • Obtain and calculate data applying line balancing analysis to efficiently deliver products.

  • Review production schedules, engineering specifications and related information for improving environment and production efficiency.

  • Draft and design equipment and workspace layout to illustrate maximum efficiency.

  • Communicate with management and user personnel to develop production and design standards.

  • Develop process layouts which encompass all equipment, tooling and material flows to provide an effective Product Assembly process using AutoCAD.

  • Design safe and efficient work stations for manufacturing environments, using plant layout, ergonomic considerations, work station design principles and production needs.

  • Utilize experience with Capital Procurement and Analysis for purchasing tools and equipment according to company specifications.

  • Apply statistical methods to determine manufacturing processes, staff requirements and production standards.

  • Execute cost analyses on make versus buy decisions for component and sub-assemblies.

  • Apply knowledge of Asset Utilization Management to drive business decisions, develop labor utilization standards and cost analysis systems to promote efficient staff and facility utilization.

  • Provide guidance in meeting technical targets of project within time and budget by applying project management tools and techniques.

Skills and Experience Required:

Experience to include:

  • Work measurement studies

  • Line balancing analysis

  • Develop process layouts using AutoCAD

  • Work station design principles

  • Capital Procurement and Analysis

  • Asset Utilization Management

  • Project management tools and techniques

Required Education, Licenses or Certifications

  • Positions require a Master’s degree in Industrial, Systems, Manufacturing or Mechanical Engineering, or related field and 2 years of experience as an Industrial or Manufacturing Engineer, or related position.

  • Alternatively, the employer will accept a Bachelor’s degree in Industrial, Systems, Manufacturing or Mechanical Engineering, or related field and 5 years of experience as an Industrial or Manufacturing Engineer, or related position.

JOB SITE: Columbus, IN

WORK HOURS: 40 hours/week [8:00 am to 5:00 pm]

To apply, go to at and refer to Job ID #IN624 .

Compensation and Benefits

Base hourly rate commensurate with experience plus bonus. Additional benefits vary between locations and include options such as our 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan, Cash Balance Pension Plan, Medical/Dental/Life Insurance, Health Savings Account, Domestic Partners Coverage and a full complement of personal and professional benefits.

Cummins and E-verify

At Cummins, we are an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer dedicated to diversity in the workplace. Our policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified persons without regard to race, gender, color, disability, national origin, age, religion, union affiliation, sexual orientation, veteran status, citizenship, gender identity and/or expression, or other status protected by law. Cummins validates right to work using E-Verify. Cummins will provide the Social Security Administration (SSA) and, if necessary, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), with information from each new employee’s Form I-9 to confirm work authorization.

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Primary Location United States-Indiana-Columbus

Job Type Experienced - Professional / Office

Recruitment Job Type Professional - Experienced

Job Posting Jun 15, 2017, 12:00:00 AM

Unposting Date Jun 30, 2017, 11:59:00 PM

Req ID: 170002QB