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Cummins Inc. Senior Test Technician in Darlington, United Kingdom

Senior Test Technician


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We are looking for a talented Senior Test Technician to join our team specializing in Engineering for our Engine Business Segment in Darlington.

This is a permanent role working 8-week rotation, 12 hours shifts 7am – 7pm or 7pm – 7am.

Salary is £29,000 - £33,000 depending on experience along with shift allowance and the potential for overtime.

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

  • Builds, repairs, and prepares articles for testing and associated auxiliary equipment. Installs test article into test structure (test cell, table, rig, etc.).

  • Performs tests in accordance with set test methods, established test procedures and methodology.

  • Consistently provides accurate and reliable test results.

  • Has an in-depth understanding of the function on of the test equipment used to perform test and the contribution of the test equipment to the validity of the test results.

  • Configures and operates data acquisition systems; analyzes and reviews data for appropriateness.

  • Has an in-depth understanding of the functioning of the product under test to assess the contribution of the product to the validity of the test results.

  • Performs test stand installation, troubleshooting and setups and the upkeep and maintenance of laboratory equipment

  • Provides support/recommendations to engineering for equipment supplier evaluation and qualification, equipment and facility updates and instrument specification


To be successful in this role you will need the following:

  • Requires significant relevant work experience or specialized skills obtained through education, training, or on-the-job experience.

  • ONC/HNC in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent would be preferred or working towards these would also be considered.

  • Deliver content of test plan for the Product Development test facility.

  • Conduct initial data analysis and deliver quality results in agreed electronic formats.

  • Set up and run test instrumentation and equipment as required, ensuring accurate, validated data is obtained for all test cycles.

  • Lead specific test projects to support program requirements.

  • Effectively communicate status within and across teams.


Primary Location United Kingdom-England-Darlington-UK, Darlington, Cummins Engine Co Ltd

Job Type Shop

Recruitment Job Type Shop

Job Posting Mar 31, 2022, 10:53:53 AM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Organization Engine Business

Req ID: 210008G4