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Cummins Inc. Mechanical Engineering Drafting Apprentice - Columbus, Indiana in Columbus, Indiana

Mechanical Engineering Drafting Apprentice - Columbus, Indiana


We are looking for a talented Drafting Apprentice to join our team at the Cummins Technical Center in Columbus, IN with starting pay of $26.00 -$29.50/hour.

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

  • As part of a formal apprenticeship or regional training program, assists Product Design Technicians to learn and develop the skills necessary to obtain a regionally applicable, Certification as an Experienced Technician (e.g. US Department of Labor). Independently performs work to help support area needs during work rotations in other applicable teams.

  • Develops capability to ensure model and drawing quality.

  • Learns to create and maintain product specifications utilizing Geometric Dimension and Tolerancing.

  • Utilizes Computer Aided Design (CAD) data management tools for configuration control and to maintain security.

  • Acquires knowledge to apply company, industry, national, and international standards.

  • Learns to processes internal engineering work requests.

  • Engages with required functional areas as needed.

  • Attends classes and training programs and makes appropriate progress necessary to build skill and knowledge.


Education, Licenses, Certifications

High school diploma or certificate of completion of secondary education or equivalent experience to the extent such experience meets applicable regulations.

Program readiness can be proven by:

  1. Providing a college transcript proving a passing grade in a pre-requisite math course, making the applicant ready to enroll in Ivy Tech MATH 136.

  2. Completing the Knowledge Assessment (STEM path) through Ivy Tech and providing a screenshot of a passing score of 70 or more.

  3. Registration in a regionally certified apprenticeship learning or training program required.

  4. This position may require licensing for compliance with export controls or sanctions regulations.

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.

COVID-19 Vaccination Information:

The health and safety of our employees, customers, and communities is our top priority. As a result, you may be required to be fully vaccinated to be employed at Cummins for positions based in the United States and Canada. In fact, some of our sites will be requiring vaccination as soon as January 18, 2022 in order to come on site. Additional vaccination requirements may apply depending on customer requirements and the potential application of federal or state/provincial law. Accommodations for medical or religious reasons will be considered in accordance with applicable law.


Primary Location United States-Indiana-Columbus-US, IN, Columbus, Columbus Engine Plant

Job Type Experienced - Exempt / Office

Recruitment Job Type Office

Job Posting Apr 7, 2022, 11:36:51 AM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Organization Corporate

Req ID: 220001HC