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Cummins Inc. Manufacturing Operator in Daventry, United Kingdom

Manufacturing Operator


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We are looking for a talented Manufacturing Operator to join our team specializing in Manufacturing for our Power Systems Business Segment in Daventry.

These roles are for a 12 month temporary contract with an opportunity to transfer onto a permanent contract.

Salary is £26,137 depending on experience plus shift allowance.

Working 37.5 hours per week across 2 shift patterns

Monday – Friday 6.45am – 2.45pm

Monday -Thursday 3.00pm - 11.00pm and Friday 3.00pm - 10.30pm

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

  • To mechanically assemble to complete generator, build to the Cummins quality standard.

  • Installation of engine and alternator to the bed frame and up fit of all ancillary components.

  • Working to weekly production schedules which may be demanding due to high volumes. Expected to be able to read and interpret mechanical drawings to complete assembly.

  • Installation of engine harness and alternator configurations and up fit of all ancillary components.

  • Working to weekly production schedules which may be demanding due to high volumes.

  • Expected to be able to read and interpret electrical drawings to complete assembly.

  • Expected to build to Cummins work instructions to meet the Cummins quality standard.

  • Working within current Health and Safety legislation, published standards and codes and the Company’s health and safety policies, procedures and rules.

  • Be participative with all company improvement initiatives e.g. Continuous Improvement for a leaner working processes and practices.

  • Reporting product and facility faults, defects and omissions to the Production Supervisor.

  • Be an active team player and be able to work within a larger team structure.

  • Must be flexible in working with other Performance Cell functions if required e.g. Materials, Test, Quality, and Manufacturing Engineering.

  • Make judgements and work on own initiative within agreed guidelines of work instructions and Cummins quality standards.

  • Be active in assisting the working area in maintaining a safe, clean, efficient working area.

  • Be supportive by sharing knowledge with colleagues in support of achieving best practice.


To be successful within this role you will need the following

  • Previous experience with installation of mechanical parts would be advantages

  • Manufacturing background

  • Within this role you will be working on a production line within the Genset department.

  • This will involve working with hand tools, so some previous knowledge or experience is preferable.


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

Job Type Shop

Recruitment Job Type Shop

Job Posting Jan 23, 2023, 8:01:20 AM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Organization Power Systems Business

Req ID: 2300001F