Cummins Inc. Applied Mechanics Engineer in Daventry, United Kingdom

Applied Mechanics 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.

Learn more about this role and how you can begin _ Working Right _ .

Our Power Systems 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 Daventry, UK for an Applied Mechanics Engineer.

Your impact will be seen in these and other ways:

  • By planning, conducting and reporting on experiments via both third party and in-house tools to determine structural performance of components and systems

  • By measuring operational deflection shapes during machine operation to determine modal frequencies and their amplitudes

  • By providing oversight for strain gauge placement, data reduction and interpretation.

  • By the fatigue testing of components including setting up of test fixtures for components to test durability against service life requirements

  • Through working collaboratively with customers to design fixtures in order to test specific components with respect to wear, fatigue, fretting, and overload

  • By working collaboratively internally with the Design, Thermal Sciences, Materials and Product Validation groups


* Skills and Experience Required *

  • You will have some experience planning and executing tests / experiments on diesel engines previously.

  • You will have an understanding of the following principles and their effect on engines;Fatigue and Durability, Noise and Acoustics, Dynamics and Vibration

  • You will be comfortable in a practical environment around engines.

  • You will have a mix of experience using Matlab, LabVIEW, nCode, Siemens and Test.Lab.

* Education, Licenses, Certifications*

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

* Compensation and Benefits *

In return we can offer a salary of between£32,491 to £39,710and an excellent benefits package

_ 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._

Ready to think beyond your desk? Apply for this opportunity to start your career with Cummins today.


Primary Location United Kingdom-England-Northamptonshire-UK, Daventry, Cummins Co Ltd

Job Type Experienced - Exempt / Office

Recruitment Job Type Exempt - Experienced

Job Posting Sep 21, 2018, 10:01:33 AM

Unposting Date Oct 21, 2018, 5:59:00 PM

Req ID: 180005KA