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Cummins Inc. 2023 Undergraduate Quality Assurance / Quality Engineering Student Internship - Scoresby (13 months, full time, fully paid) in Scoresby, Australia

2023 Undergraduate Quality Assurance / Quality Engineering Student Internship - Scoresby (13 months, full time, fully paid)


  • 13-month full time undergraduate internship based in Scoresby

  • Engineering or STEM students, gain real world, practical experience

  • Fully paid internship from 30.01.2023 to 26.02.2024

If you are an undergraduate Engineering or STEM student with a interest in Quality / QA we are offering a 13-month full time internship based at our Scoresby branch.

Your opportunity to power your potential starts here!

*About Cummins *

Cummins Inc., a global technology leader, is a corporation of complementary business segments that designs, manufactures, distributes and services a broad portfolio of power solutions. The company’s products range from diesel and natural gas engines to hybrid and electric platforms, as well as related technologies, including transmissions, battery systems, fuel systems, controls, air handling, filtration, emission solutions, and power generation systems. Headquartered in Columbus, Indiana (U.S.), since its founding in 1919, Cummins employs approximately 62,600 people in approximately 190 countries and territories.

What’s in it for you?

Cummins will help set you up for success and your future career as you develop your theoretical knowledge into practical skills while contributing meaningfully to the operation of our multi-billion dollar business. Gain real word, practical experience!

*About the role *

Our Scoresby head office is offering a rare 13-month full time undergraduate QA Internship opportunity commencing 30th January 2023 for a current undergraduate Engineering or STEM student who is keen to utilise theoretical skills learnt in their degree and develop practical skills in the workforce. This is a unique opportunity to gain skills and knowledge while you are working full time. 

“What Will You Do”

  • Liaising with key internal and external stakeholders

  • Data management, analysis & report writing

  • Take ownership for our non-conformity system and processes (following training)

  • Identification and resolution of part quality issues with the source plants and central warehousing

  • General manufacturing support & project management

  • Prepare and present status reports for material board review

  • Development, evaluation improvement of documenting manufacturing processes & flow

  • Product and process quality improvement through structured problem-solving methodologies

  • Support quality laboratory in calibration of gauges and measuring of product as required

  • Liaise with overseas suppliers in reporting and resolving quality issues

  • Participate in community involvement teams

Eligibility Requirements

To qualify for this internship, it is essential that you:

  • Are currently studying a Degree in Engineering / STEM, ideally at an undergraduate level

  • Have between 1 and 8 units of study left to complete of your Bachelors, Masters or PHD degree as of February 2021

  • Are available for the full 13 months and be willing to defer your studies for that duration

  • Possess Australian Citizenship or Permanent Residency

Note: Applicants that do not meet these qualifying requirements unfortunately will not be considered.

To be successful in this role, you will possess:

  • A keen interest in the Quality and analysis side of engineering

  • Manufacturing skills in tooling, development, technical drawing and familiarity with measuring instruments

  • Technical strength in statistics and numerical analysis

  • A confident, outgoing approach to seek out necessary information from our branches across South PAC to achieve set outcomes

  • Strong computer literacy and a strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office suite

  • Valid car driving license highly preferred

How to apply

Applications close midnight Sunday 11 Sep 2022.

For all applications please submit your resume, cover letter and academic transcript via the link provided

In your cover letter, please specify how many units of study you have remaining on your undergraduate degree and your motivation behind applying both to Cummins and this specific internship

Note: We will be unable to assess your application without all of the required documents, so please ensure you attach your resume, cover letter and academic transcripts at the time of application.

At Cummins, we are an equal opportunity employer dedicated to diversity in the workplace. Our policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified persons without regard to race, gender, colour, disability, national origin, age, religion, union affiliation, sexual orientation, veteran status, citizenship, gender identity and/or expression, or other status protected by law.



Primary Location Australia-Victoria-Melbourne-Australia, Scoresby, Distributor RO BR 900

Job Type Internship

Recruitment Job Type Student - Internship

Job Posting Aug 15, 2022, 2:20:08 AM

Unposting Date Aug 29, 2022, 8:59:00 AM

Organization Distribution Business

Req ID: 2200058Q