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Cummins Inc. Manufacturing Test Engineer in Seymour, Indiana

Manufacturing Test 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.

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Our 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 Seymour, IN for a Manufacturing Test Engineer.

Assists with the design and implementation of test processes of components or products in laboratory or actual usage applications.

Develops, maintains, and upgrades automated test cycles and architectures for application products.

Analyzes test results to provide recommendation and guidance in root cause of test failure events.

Understands end product specific functional test during assembly.

Requires cross functional knowledge of product engineering, quality, manufacturing engineering, and facilities.

Ensure all test procedures conform to safety standards.

Ensure all test processes comply to manufacturing standards



Programmable Logic Controller (Plc) Technologies - Involves understanding and being able to use factory floor Programmable Logic Controller (PLC) technologies. Detailed understanding of Programmable Logic Controller (PLC) based machine control and communication technologies. Able to work with consultants to specify their design and operation. Can assist in the troubleshooting of system problems

Fundamentals Of Safety - Comprehensive knowledge of occupational safety and health compliance, including federal regulations for general industry. Detailed understanding of how the provisions of the local workplace health and safety legislation may be implemented, rights and responsibilities under the legislation, the appeals process, recordkeeping, and voluntary protection programs. Understanding of general industry standards and the requirements of the more frequently referenced standards. Also includes knowledge of basic safety concepts such as personal protective equipment, behavior based safety, confined space entry, etc. Understands safety regulations, and applies appropriate tools and methods to ensure compliance.

Engine Electronics - Involves having a detailed knowledge of control software structure and hardware content to be able to navigate using available interface tools. Able to discuss functionality with controls development engineers. Understand the basics of engine control hardware and software. Able to use various interface tools to determine status of engine operation

Engine Functionality And Performance - Detailed knowledge of engine operations and performance evaluation. Able to evaluate performance data and determine proper operation. Understand basic engine functions and performance expectations. Can assist in the troubleshooting engine performance using standard troubleshooting tools.

Engine Test Control Systems - Detailed knowledge of engine test software and hardware. Able to navigate and manipulate installed systems. Understand the basics of how to set up and adjust existing systems. Can assist in the troubleshooting of system problems.

Sensor Technology And Measurement - Involves understanding the functionality of factory floor sensing technologies. This includes analog and digital position and process monitoring. Understand the basics of sensor function and communication. Can assist in the troubleshooting of system problems.Specialist(3): Can design with and implement sensors and measurement systems. Will specify equipment and materials for a project. Help with installation, startup, troubleshooting and ongoing maintenance and operation.

Education, Licenses, Certifications

College, university, or equivalent degree in Engineering or a related technical or scientific field required.


Minimal level of relevant work experience required.

Successful applicant will provide manufacturing support to a production Engine Test Cell area within the Seymour Engine Plant, along with other projects/tasks as necessary. Applicant must be a self- starter, capable of identifying and working projects on own initiative, as well as completing assigned tasks/projects. Applicant will support production test cell operations, collaboratively participate in design reviews, troubleshooting events, and work in cross functional teams to support plant initiatives,improvements, and goals. Applicant will be working closely with Skilled Trades during repair and troubleshooting activities. Experience with COMPTEK orother test cell controls, diesel/gas engine operation/test, and basicelectrical controls are a plus. Future responsibilities may include a direct report supervisory role of an hourly Advance Team Associate (ATA), who would support same area and initiatives.

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-US, IN, Seymour, Cummins Industrial Center

Job Type Experienced - Exempt / Office

Recruitment Job Type Exempt - Experienced

Job Posting Sep 6, 2019, 12:37:43 PM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 19000490