Cummins RePower Return-to-Work Program

Your career may not follow a traditional path, but neither do we. At Cummins, we’ve taken a different path of innovation for almost 100 years. Our inclusion of diverse perspectives is one way we leverage a competitive edge in the development of our technology. We are committed to empowering people to grow their careers and making a global impact – and that’s what we call Working Right.

Cummins invites you to learn more about our RePower Return-to-Work Programme. We are proud to co-sponsor this Engineering-specific, Society of Women Engineers (SWE) + iRelaunch STEM Re-entry Task Force Initiative. As an experienced professional who has taken a break from the workforce, this is your opportunity to re-engage your skills and re-power your career. 

Our UK 6 month paid Returner placement programme provides you with projects that match your specialist expertise, interests, and abilities.  In addition, we apply a strong focus on training, coaching & development, and networking events. For successful participants, we offer opportunities at the following locations: Engine Business in Darlington (County Durham), Turbo Technologies business in Huddersfield (West Yorkshire)  and the Power Systems businesses in Daventry (Northamptonshire) and Manston (Kent). 


 Skills/Experience/Program Criteria:

  • Passion for learning and desire to return to a permanent engineering role.
  • Problem-solving and analytical skills
  • Mechanical, Chemical, Electrical, Industrial, Manufacturing Engineering, Physics, Math Degree or Engineering related degree, or equivalent vocational qualification
  • Ideally 5+ years of experience in an engineering role, the engine technology industry, or relevant areas.
  • Currently on an Engineering career break of at least 2 years

Locations for the RePower Return-to-Work Program: 

  • Daventry
  • Darlington
  • Huddersfield
  • Manston

Target Timeframe of RePower Return-to-Work Program:

  • October 2018   -    April 2019 

Closing date for applications is 22nd June 2018. We will endeavor to be in touch with all applicants before this date. 


Explore superior growth opportunities and enjoy a range of benefits such as our Pension Scheme, variable bonus (company performance related), 25 days holiday and medical insurance options as well as many other flexible benefits

Starting salary £42,745 pro rata

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