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Cummins Inc. Manufacturing Operatives in Daventry, United Kingdom

Manufacturing Operatives


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Daventry is a flagship manufacturing site and the lead plant for worldwide sales of Cummins KV & QS KV high horsepower engines, supplying international markets in the electricity generating, mining, locomotive, marine, and oil and gas sectors. A Queen’s Award winner for Export and International Trade, the substantial investment in state of the art technology, has resulted in a highly advanced facility, with a world class reputation.

The Opportunities

We are now looking to recruit the following manufacturing roles on a temporary rolling contract with a 6-month minimum guarantee. Salaries will range between £24-£27k, depending on experience.

Materials Operator

Main duties whilst operating powered industrial vehicles include receiving, storing, picking and delivering material to the assembly lines.

Assembly Operator

Assemble high horse power natural gas and diesel engines whilst working to the given takt time and maintaining both quality and safety standards.

Test Operator

Preparation and testing of high horse power natural gas and diesel engines.

Blockline Machinist

Use a variety of Siemens controlled CNC machines to produce high quality cylinder blocks.

All roles are on either 2 or 3 shift rotations which include;

Mornings 6.45am – 2.45pm OR 7 am – 3 pm No premium

Afternoons 3pm – 11pm £100 per week

Nights 11pm – 7 am £135 per week


Successful candidates will possess the ability to understand instruction and work under their own initiative within the recognised process, with a good level of numeracy and literacy. They will be PC or Hand Held Terminal literate with a good appreciation of quality standards and health and safety requirements.

If you wish to apply for this vacancy, please click on the link and upload your CV or request an application form by telephone on 01327 886218 .


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

Job Type Shop

Recruitment Job Type Shop

Job Posting Apr 22, 2021, 10:03:43 AM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 210001VE