Cummins Interview Questions

Updated Jul 29, 2015
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    Intern Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through an employee referral – interviewed at Cummins.

    Interview

    I had two phone interviews that lasted about 20 minutes each. It was a fairly simple and straightforward process, and I heard back within a few days of the second interview.

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    Financial Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university – interviewed at Cummins.

    Interview

    Normal behavioral interview. 2 rounds: campus and on-site interview. On-site interviews included info session, plant tour, back to back interviews (each is 30 mins long). Columbus is very nice, and Cummins is really a very diverse company.

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    Purchasing Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Columbus, IN
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. The process took 1+ weekinterviewed at Cummins (Columbus, IN).

    Interview

    We all had pretty good experiences. The recruiter did a great job at helping me feel comfortable, really tried to get to know who I was and figure out whether i would like working for Cummins and in turn do a good job. Great experience overall.

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    Materials Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Memphis, TN
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. The process took 2 weeksinterviewed at Cummins (Memphis, TN).

    Interview

    I applied through my school, was called to set up an in person interview. The interview was with two supervisors.Lasted an hour. They do a background check and afterwards they called me with a starting date.

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    • They basically asked what if questions and a lot of background information questions   Answer Question
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    Mechanical Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. The process took 2+ monthsinterviewed at Cummins.

    Interview

    Applied through my university. First interview with as a sitdown 45 minute interview with a head engineer and then the second was a hour long technical interview over the phone. The whole process took about 2 months to complete. After the first interview, I knew that Cummins wasn't the place for me, but I decided I wanted to see the process through to the end. It was a good experience , but I was very happy to accept an offer elsewhere.

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    Mechanical Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. The process took 6 weeksinterviewed at Cummins in April 2015.

    Interview

    Interview process begins with a HR interview. This is followed by a Technical Interview for about an hour after 4 weeks. Next step is a decision on an offer or a on-site interview. I am waiting to hear about this. Process is easy. My interviewer for the second one seemed pressed for time.

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    Negative Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online – interviewed at Cummins in April 2015.

    Interview

    Go a contact from recruiter. After several weeks I go a phone interview with 2 regional HR managers. The connection was poor. After Never hear from them. I tried to contact no luck. As a HR person I always give feed back to the candidates.

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    Intern Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Indianapolis, IN
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 1 dayinterviewed at Cummins (Indianapolis, IN) in April 2015.

    Interview

    applied online in and i heard back from them immediately to set up a phone interview with my main recruiter. The call lasted about 30 minutes and the recruiter was super friendly and made me feel very comfortable. She started off by telling me a little more about the position and then we went over my resume. I made sure to know the job description front and back so

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    Intern Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. The process took 4+ monthsinterviewed at Cummins.

    Interview

    Contacted through Career Fair, scheduled the first round of interview a couple of weeks later. Contacted by Talent Scout about three months later. The first interview was in person. The second one, telephonic. Overall pleasant experience.

    Interview Questions

    • Basic behaviour based. Tell me about yourself. Time when you managed a conflict in the team and what did you learn from it. Time when you provided wrong information to your colleague.   Answer Question
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    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online – interviewed at Cummins.

    Interview

    It was a good interview. Mostly behavioral based questions were asked. Initially the Human Resources Department would contacted me to schedule the most ideal time for the interview. Post this interview a talent scout will reach you after one to two weeks to carry out the technical interview.

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