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Cummins Interview Questions in Madison, WI

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    Intern Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Madison, WI
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. The process took 4+ months. I interviewed at Cummins (Madison, WI) in January 2017.

    Interview

    Applied through the university career fair. Got a behavioral interview on campus a few days later and got recommended to the next stage. This was followed by a technical/functional interview on phone after around 3 months.

    Interview Questions

    • Basic questions relating to your research work/project/prior work experience. They want to see how you've handled situations in the past.   Answer Question

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    Engineering and Supply Chain Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Madison, WI
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. I interviewed at Cummins (Madison, WI).

    Interview

    Met representatives during career fair
    During Info session offered Interview
    Basic Questions
    Got reject mail after forty five days
    My responses were recorded in a file
    First round is completely HR and not technical
    Interviewer was friendly and supportive

    Interview Questions

    • Basic Questions from Resume
      Tell me a time when you had taken the extra mile to achieve your goal/target   Answer Question
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    Intern Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Madison, WI
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. The process took 2+ months. I interviewed at Cummins (Madison, WI) in November 2015.

    Interview

    The interview was over phone. There were about 8 questions, all are really straightforward and fair. Really just a behavior interview. I just got the functional interview. Hope to get a offer finally.

    Interview Questions

    • Tell me about a time when I manage to balance something.   Answer Question

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    Mechanical Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Madison, WI
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 2+ weeks. I interviewed at Cummins (Madison, WI) in March 2015.

    Interview

    emailed recruiter, schedule a phone interview three days later. Then another phone interview after a week. The first one is behavior interview and the second one is functional interview. what is the first law of thermal dynamics. how to validate your experimental data.

    Interview Questions


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    For Filtration Facility Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Madison, WI
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. The process took 1+ week. I interviewed at Cummins (Madison, WI) in February 2015.

    Interview

    Mostly behavioral, asked about the experiences in the resume. They try to see if you are a good problem solver and if you like to work in a team. Be prepared to answer detailed questions about your resume and also what you got out of those experiences in a big picture.

    Interview Questions

    • They asked about one tiny detail on my research project I did 3 years ago, and I got stumped.   Answer Question

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    Intern Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Madison, WI
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. The process took 2 days. I interviewed at Cummins (Madison, WI) in September 2014.

    Interview

    Mostly behavioral type questions in the first round. Not much technical. Followed by a phone interview in the second round. They mostly asked about interests so that they can fit you in a right position.

    Interview Questions

    • Examples of teamwork, conflict resolution, creativity etc.   Answer Question

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    Manufacturing Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Madison, WI
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. I interviewed at Cummins (Madison, WI).

    Interview

    Initially submitted my resume during job fair.
    got a call for interview the next day. Interview went well but 3 weeks later got a reject from them

    Interview Questions

    • What was the most difficult situation you were faced with and how did you cope up with it?   Answer Question
    • Describe a sitution where you showed your leadership skills   Answer Question
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    Engineering Co-Op Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Madison, WI
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 3+ months. I interviewed at Cummins (Madison, WI) in November 2009.

    Interview

    At the time(2009) the business had the purse strings fairly tight, so I had a series of about 2 phone interviews. The first was a one on one with an engineer who was an alumni at my university. After about 2 months, I had another with my future manager and the leader of the division. After that some price negotiation was done. Whole process lasted ~3-4 months.

    Interview Questions

    • I remember questions being fairly standard, nothing too out of left field.   Answer Question

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