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Work Experience UK

The Road to Success

Our Work Experience programme has been set up to give students aged 14-19 years old, the opportunity to get a taste of what it’s like to work in a diverse global engineering business whilst exploring potential career paths with Cummins Turbo Technologies.

The week long Work Experience placement supports our desire to build a young talent pool to tap into for future opportunities within Cummins Turbo Technologies.

Since its launch in October 2014, more than 60 young people have taken part in our Work Experience programme.

Here at Cummins our values of; Integrity, Innovation, Delivering Superior Results, Corporate Responsibility, Diversity and Global Involvement are at the core of what we do. During your Work Experience placement you will have the opportunity to develop the following skills and knowledge:

  • Creativity and innovation
  • Problem-solving
  • Teamwork
  • Communication skills
  • Importance of Health and Safety
  • Cummins organisation knowledge including policies and procedures on site

How to Apply

To request a Work Experience opportunity with Cummins Turbo Technologies you will need to complete the following application form and email to [email protected] or post to Nikita Toulcher, Cummins Turbo Technologies, St Andrews Road, Huddersfield, HD1 6RA.

For details of the business areas that offer Work Experience placements please click on the link below. Please ensure that you advise us of your preferred Business areas on your application form.


Application Window Telephone Interview Window Work Experience Placement Window
3 October - 4 November 2016 14 November - 25 November 2016 January - April 2017
13 February - 3 March 2017 13 March - 24 March 2017 May - August 2017
19 June - 7 July 2017 17 July - 28 July 2017 September - December 2017

Work Experience Case Study – William Davies

William attended his Work Experience placement with Cummins Turbo Technologies in June 2016 working in our Design Engineering business area.

“Work Experience with Cummins Turbo Technologies was a great decision that allowed me to enhance my personal development and overall knowledge of Design Engineering. It also gave me the opportunity to experience first-hand what it would be like to work in Design for a leading global company. Working alongside inspirational colleagues and learning the software used has given me the inspiration to pursue my hopes of getting a career in Design Engineering.