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Updated October 20, 2017
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  • The work-life balance can often tip to the work side more (in 73 reviews)

  • being a small town does have a slight shortage of the really young crowd (in 72 reviews)

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  1. "Good Employer"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Cummins (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    good training and career opportunities

    Cons

    matrix organization sometimes causes conflicts of priorities

    Advice to Management

    simplify the struture


  2. "Nice place to work"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    More diverse and friendly environment

    Cons

    Health insurance need to be better

  3. "School to Work"

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    Current Employee - STW Human Resources in Charleston, TX
    Current Employee - STW Human Resources in Charleston, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Cummins part-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Great place to earn experience and flexible schedule

    Cons

    Absolutely no chance for overtime


  4. "Program Manager"

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    Former Employee - Program Manager in Brazil, IN
    Former Employee - Program Manager in Brazil, IN
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Cummins full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    big company, international contacts, lead a global development group

    Cons

    low oportunities to grow up at Cummins Brazil,


  5. "Great Place"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Cummins full-time

    Pros

    Work Life Balance
    Tuition Reimbursement
    Training

    Cons

    Decision Process Can Be Slow


  6. "IT Business Analyst"

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    Current Employee - IT Business Analyst in Rocky Mount, NC
    Current Employee - IT Business Analyst in Rocky Mount, NC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Cummins full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Learning IT in Manufacturing can be very challenging but I find it very interesting and the challenges drive me.

    Cons

    Slow growth within the company for employees that work at the plants. If you're not in Columbus then its almost impossible to grow as fast as you want to.
    Managers can do better


  7. "Six Sigma MBB"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Cummins full-time

    Pros

    Very excellent work life balance.

    Cons

    Not very frequent salary reviews

    Advice to Management

    Should be more uniform with remuneration

  8. "I'd go back."

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    Former Employee - Engineering Manager in Indianapolis, IN
    Former Employee - Engineering Manager in Indianapolis, IN
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Cummins full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Interesting line of work. Good work culture. Potential for advancement.

    Cons

    A lot of turnover in the last couple years I was there. Aggressive product introduction cycle, with more attention given to the poorly managed projects at the detriment of the well managed ones.

    Advice to Management

    Focus on establishing a well defined scope early and support projects from kick off.


  9. "CPE Engineer"

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    Current Employee - CPE Engineer in Columbus, IN
    Current Employee - CPE Engineer in Columbus, IN
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Cummins (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Nice environment, team work, good comunication

    Cons

    some miscomunication between engineer and test ops


  10. "Great culture, trying to keep up with new trend"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Cummins full-time

    Pros

    Value and care about people. Great and nice culture.

    Cons

    Decision speed is a little slow.


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