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Cummins Inc. Cross-Functional Engineering Associate (Hourly) Columbus, Indiana in Columbus, Indiana

Cross-Functional Engineering Associate (Hourly) Columbus, Indiana


We are looking for a talented Cross Functional Associate to join our team in Columbus, IN with starting pay of $32.00 -$36.00/hour.

This position is part of a team of engineers and technicians located at the Walesboro NVH facility. This team supports testing and problem solving of noise and vibration issues for Cummins products.


  • Provide complete shaker testing support (random vibration/resonance dwell testing). The typical responsibilities include executing testing through the entire test cycle (work requests, test plan development, test execution, data analysis, and reporting)

  • Working directly with lab customers and executing the tests, running shaker tests with minimal supervision

  • Provide guidance on design of test fixtures/guide product problem solving

  • Proactively communicate with engineers and customers on the testing status

  • Ability to independently troubleshoot testing issues.

  • Ability to perform both mechanical and instrumentation tasks

  • Easily adapt to changing test requirements and execute tasks to meet customer deadlines

  • Ability to work well with test engineers, lab customers and other technicians in a lab environment

  • Proactively identify improvement opportunities in the shaker lab

  • Supporting other laboratory work requests as needed




Experience with vibration and strain instrumentation and measurements preferred.

Good verbal and written communication skills

Education, Licenses, Certifications:

High school diploma, GED or equivalent required with Department of Labor Certification OR

Associates degree from an accredited program in a related field and at least two years of relevant experience OR

Bachelor’s degree in a related field OR

Relevant military education and experience.

Compensation and Benefits

Base salary rate commensurate with experience. Additional benefits vary between locations and include options such as our 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan, Cash Balance Pension Plan, Medical/Dental/Life Insurance, Health Savings Account, Domestic Partners Coverage and a full complement of personal and professional benefits.

Cummins and E-verify

At Cummins, we are an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer dedicated to diversity in the workplace. Our policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified persons without regard to race, gender, color, disability, national origin, age, religion, union affiliation, sexual orientation, veteran status, citizenship, gender identity and/or expression, or other status protected by law. Cummins validates right to work using E-Verify. Cummins will provide the Social Security Administration (SSA) and, if necessary, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), with information from each new employee’s Form I-9 to confirm work authorization.


Primary Location United States-Indiana-Columbus-US, IN, Columbus, Walesboro Noise Facility

Job Type Experienced - Exempt / Office

Recruitment Job Type Office

Job Posting Jan 6, 2022, 9:44:05 AM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 2200001P