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Cummins Inc. Mechanical Engineering Associate (Hourly) - Columbus, Indiana in Columbus, Indiana

Mechanical Engineering Associate (Hourly) - Columbus, Indiana


We are looking for a talented Mechanical Engineering Associate to join our team Cummins Engine Plant in Columbus, IN with starting pay of $32.00 -$36.00/hour.

In this role, you will make an impact in the following ways:

  • Plans and scheduled articles for testing and associated auxillary equipment.

  • Plans tests in accordance with set test methods and works with relevant engineering functions to develop and execute test plans.

  • Drives continuous improvement in test setup and testing methods.

  • Coordinates programs including planning, scheduling, ordering and tracking.

  • Participates in the maintenance of quality procedures.

  • Demonstrates adaptability and responsiveness to changing work needs and willingness to undertake new tasks as they become evident; initiates, develops, leads and participates in improvement projects.

  • Manages own work and adjusts work priorities in order to meet the demands; participates in self- and team-audits and associated corrective action; plans and engages in continuous learning in order to be prepared for changing work demands.

Compensation and Benefits

Base salary rate commensurate with experience. 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.


Education, Licenses, Certifications

High school diploma, GED or equivalent required with Department of Labor Certification OR

Associates degree from an accredited program in a related field and at least two years of relevant experience OR

Bachelor’s degree in a related field OR

Relevant military education and experience.


Requires significant relevant work experience or specialized skills obtained through education, training or on-the-job experience.

Customer Driven


Primary Location United States-Indiana-Columbus-US, IN, Columbus, Cummins Tech Center

Job Type Experienced - Exempt / Office

Recruitment Job Type Office

Job Posting Sep 8, 2021, 10:32:49 AM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 210005ZR