Cummins Inc. CES VPI Reliability Tech Specialist in Darlington, United Kingdom

CES VPI Reliability Tech Specialist


VPI Reliability Technical Specialist

Closing date: 20 th March 2019

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 Components 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 Darlington for a VPI Reliability Technical Specialist.

Your impact will be seen in these and other ways:

  • Manage critical reliability activities within new product development in order to meet customer and business reliability expectations

  • Facilitate activities needed to prevent and detect failures and improve reliability.

  • Establish and maintain global tools and methods used to assess and improve product reliability.

  • Negotiate with new product technical and core teams and delivers plans to meet critical reliability deliverables to new product development leadership.

  • Make decisions in the areas of product problem prevention, detection and correction that impact overall new product reliability.

  • Apply and improve processes such as quantitative reliability analysis and failure reporting and corrective action systems and tools required to support the processes and enable high quality decision making.

  • Deliver independent execution of established and emerging work processes and systems, while still developing technology or product knowledge.

  • Direct work amongst technicians and temporary student employees, assists in the transfer of knowledge to lesser experienced engineers through either indirect (scope of influence) or direct management of a small, local group of engineers

  • Support and guide the technical direction within a project team and continues to develop proficiency in the competency areas critical to success in the role.


Skills and Experience Required

Prior Senior or Lead Engineer equivalent work experience in a relevant discipline area is required with a demonstrated track record of technical problem solving and quality decision making.

Required Education, Licenses or Certifications

College, university, or equivalent Bachelor's degree in Engineering or other relevant technical disciplines is required.

Compensation and Benefits

  • Salary between £38,160 - £46,640 (depending on experience)

  • 8% variable bonus, paid annually

  • 7% pension contributions from Cummins

  • Private health care for you, partner and children under 21

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

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Primary Location United Kingdom-England-Darlington-UK, Darlington, Cummins Emissions Solutions Ltd

Job Type Experienced - Exempt / Office

Recruitment Job Type Exempt - Experienced

Job Posting Feb 20, 2019, 8:55:24 AM

Unposting Date Mar 20, 2019, 6:59:00 PM

Req ID: 190000NA