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Cummins Reviews

Updated Jul 23, 2014
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3.6 488 reviews

85% Approve of the CEO

Cummins Chairman and CEO Tom Linebarger

Tom Linebarger

(219 ratings)

75% of employees recommend this company to a friend

Review Highlights

Pros
  • Work life balance is good- Most people stick to the 8-5 schedule(in 44 reviews)

  • Working there has given me the opportunity to learn marketable skills I can use in other businesses(in 14 reviews)


Cons
  • Work-life balance could be an issue but that is everywhere in today's economy(in 22 reviews)

  • Over played Six Sigma requirement for all employees defeats the original intent of(in 21 reviews)

488 Employee Reviews
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    Great company, many possibilities

    Financial Analyst Intern (Former Employee) Columbus, IN

    ProsAccessibility to upper management
    Willingness of others to assist you
    Diversity
    Safety first
    Expects employees to have a well-balanced personal life
    Communication from executives and upper management
    Opportunity to switch positions frequently (every 18-36 months)

    ConsNone, Cummins blew my expectations out of the water

    Advice to Senior ManagementKeep up the great work!

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Mechanical Engineering Co-Op

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee) Jamestown, NY

    ProsGreat place to get experience. Be willing to do any job and you will eventually get involved in higher level responsibilites. When other employers see Cummins on your resume it makes a difference.

    ConsNot many to list. The computers they give you act up a lot.

    Advice to Senior ManagementNone

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Great people and culture shaping excellent environment to work in

    Senior Business Systems Analyst (Current Employee) Daventry, England (UK)

    Prosdevelopment opportunity, great team working environment, meaningful and challenging jobs, job satisfaction

    Conscompensation package only strive to be the same as market average

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Great company

    Marketing Manager (Former Employee) Columbus, IN

    ProsGreat place to work, great outlook

    ConsNone I could work here my entire life

    Advice to Senior ManagementKeep up the great work

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Excellent people, excellent, organised business and great promotion options

    Finance Graduate (Former Employee) Wellingborough, England (UK)

    ProsVery good people management
    Excellent graduate scheme
    Good employee loyalty
    Stable working environment
    Good salary increases for graduates

    ConsNot in any major city
    Long month ends (i.e midnight some nights due to US reporting schedules)

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    great place to work

    Machinist (Current Employee) Columbus, IN

    Prosovertime great pay no time to spend it

    Consno days off a week

    Advice to Senior Managementno

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Great place to work

    Production Operator (Former Employee) Memphis, TN

    ProsExcellent benefits, bonuses, incentives. Benefits available to same sex or unmarried partners

    ConsFew downsides, great company to work for.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Amazing

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsGreat opportunities in a very diversified company. Easy to work with and very rewarding work.

    ConsHard to get in the door.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Great Place to Work

    Product Engineer (Current Employee) Columbus, IN

    Pros- Management cares about you
    - Good at developing

    Cons- Large company, sometimes you feel like a number

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Awesome company

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsEvery engineer should work for Cummins

    ConsManagement changes fairly often. Matrix of reporting structure can be confusing at times

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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