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Cummins Interview Questions

Updated Feb 27, 2017
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  1. Helpful (2)  

    Financial Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Employee in New York, NY
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. The process took 4+ weeks. I interviewed at Cummins (New York, NY) in October 2016.

    Interview

    There is pre select process in my university before the official career fair. Around 2 weeks after the career fair, they contact me for on campus interview. (I couldn't make it, thus reschedule to a phone interview).

    Interview Questions

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    Financial Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Lafayette, IN
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. The process took 2 weeks. I interviewed at Cummins (Lafayette, IN) in October 2016.

    Interview

    Spoke to the recruiters at the career fair in college, called back for an interview on campus - one on one interview held on campus a few days after the career fair

    Interview Questions

    • Tell me a little bit about yourself and how you chose your major?   1 Answer
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    Controls Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Accepted Offer
    Negative Experience
    Easy Interview

    Interview

    first is the behavior questions . after one month, it is technical questions . both are phone call interviews. HR will ask a few standard behavior questions like introduction, your weakness, your strength.

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    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. The process took 4 weeks. I interviewed at Cummins (Champaign, IL) in October 2016.

    Interview

    I applied through the job portal of my university. Received no emails from Cummins directly but was informed about the interview through the portal. There are two interviews for this position. First focusing on behavioral questions and second being the functional interview. For the first interview, they came to the campus for a day and second round interview is over the phone.

    Interview Questions

    • Basic behavioral questions such as:
      1. Tell me something about yourself
      2. What are your career goals
      3. Describe a situation where you disliked one of your team members
      4. Tell us about a time you were overwhelmed by a project you were leading or working on
      5. Tell us about a time when things didn't go as you planned  
      2 Answers
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    Intern Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. The process took 4+ weeks. I interviewed at Cummins in October 2016.

    Interview

    I applied this intern from our collage website. And I got an interview after a month. There is one person asked some questions and then recorded online. All of the interview questions are behavioral questions.

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    Intern Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. The process took 4+ weeks. I interviewed at Cummins in October 2016.

    Interview

    College recruiting
    All situational questions
    The process is simple. I got email from them to set up on campus interview.

    They asked how do I bond with people in team? What is the most difficult thing you have done?

    Still waiting for result...

    Interview Questions

  8.  

    Thermal and Fluid Science Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Indianapolis, IN
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. The process took 1+ week. I interviewed at Cummins (Indianapolis, IN) in October 2016.

    Interview

    selected to the campus interviews session. it is about behavioral questions. the next stage is about functional interviews via phones. there are two interviewers in the behavioral interview, one asking questions and the other recording in the laptop. questions are about how i deal with difficulties during the projects and about team cooperation. In addition, projects involved in my resume are discussed

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    Product Validation Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Philadelphia, PA
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at Cummins (Philadelphia, PA) in October 2016.

    Interview

    received an email after uploading my resume to a conference website, responded and applied online per the email instructions and then an in person interview was set up for the conference

    Interview Questions

    • Two trucks with same engine - one drives wit no break on highway, the other does deliveries stop and go - which one has more wear and tear on the engine and why? if you were to design a pen what would you think about in creating a design? out of all of your projects which one was the most difficult and why. do you have experience using analysis tools? what is your definition of the words form and functionality?   Answer Question
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    Thermal Fluids Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in West Lafayette, IN
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. The process took 4+ weeks. I interviewed at Cummins (West Lafayette, IN) in October 2016.

    Interview

    Functional interview by phone
    one to one
    After a behavior interview in school, I was asked to interviewed by a talent scout in Cummins for functional interview.
    But this interview is combined with some wide questions.
    Why Cummins?
    How do you see you in 5 years?
    Some previous experience for thermal systems projects.

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    Product Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Anaheim, CA
    Declined Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 1 day. I interviewed at Cummins (Anaheim, CA) in October 2016.

    Interview

    I applied through the HENNAC/MAES conference Completed two interviews.
    First a behavioral interview through the phone with an HR representative.
    Second a face to face interview with a functional manager very similar to the first interview but mostly focused In projects from my experience.

    Interview Questions

    • Tell me about a time where you applied engineering skills to solve a prolem or complete a project   Answer Question

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