Looking for great industrial competitors to join the worlds
best, building the worlds leading construction and mining equipment
on a team of incredibly motivated, determined, and committed
At Caterpillar we are seeking new teammates to join our
resilient top-notch performers serious about a career with a nearly
Do you have the drive, focus, and confidence to assemble 37Ton
How about testing a 304HP Engine?
Thinking about automation? So are we!
Like working with your hands, building things, and innovating? You
will not be alone!
Do you enjoy --
Getting paid to learn
Competitive pay starting at $16.50
Awesome health and dental benefits
A climate-controlled work environment
Mostly Day Shift hours (7a 3p); OT is prescheduled
Staying power of 100 y/o brand name
Over the last century weve grown with our customers. Weve changed
together as the world has changed: creating, building, problem
solving, innovating, testing, servicing and improving.
It's obvious, the great ones know how to handle pressure; they
stay cool, calm, and collected. They are totally focused, blocking
out distractions, whether competitors, expectations, or future
results. Come and join us at Caterpillar and help us change the
As an Assembler II, you will work on an assembly line or in an
assembly station and safely perform all necessary functions to
ensure quality products are delivered in a timely manner. Job
duties include , but not limited to: Operate DC electric,
pneumatic, and manual torque wrenches, Operate hydraulic press
tooling, Operate overhead cranes for lifting heavy parts and
assemblies, Put mechanical assemblies together using a variety of
fastener types, Connect hydraulic hoses and route them through
specific points, Connect electrical connections and route them
through specific points, Pick multiple parts from multiple
different storage locations in a manner to support your next build,
Follow standard work, both visual and written instructions, to
ensure product is built to meet engineering requirements, Inspect
your own work for errors, Drive continuous improvement ideas
related to safety, quality and efficiency with peers and support
teams, Drive corrective action for repeat defects created from your
process groups, Participate in daily communication dialogues with
team, counterparts, and management, and use designated test
equipment to validate machine builds.
Prefer at least 3 months of equipment machine assembly
Previous preferred experience with:
Great attitude, willing to go the extra mile to get the job
Steady work history
Disciplined, careful attention to detail we build products that
Ability to follow written and visual work instructions
Mechanical interest and aptitude
Incumbent will be required to successfully complete a basic
mechanical aptitude test in the second week of training to continue
Willing to work overtime as needed
Top Candidates will also have
1-3 years of manufacturing assembly experience.
Basic knowledge of hydraulic connections.
Basic knowledge of electrical connections.
Basic knowledge of common assembly tools such as run-down guns,
torque wrenches, backup wrenches, zip tie guns, other various hand
tools and hydraulic presses
Strong commitment to Safety and Teamwork
Excellent problem-solving skills
Using overhead cranes to manipulate parts.
Physical Job Requirements
Constantly stands on concrete floors while retrieving
parts/tools and completing tasks at assigned workstation. Walks on
concrete floors while retrieving parts/tools from distances of a
few feet to approximately 80 feet; frequently to constantly
throughout the shift.
Sits on scooter or creeper (close to floor) on occasional basis to
position body under the machine or at the bottom of the part or
Kneels on an occasional basis to position body under at the bottom
of the part or machine
Squats on a frequent basis to lift material/tools from a cart to
the point of operation. Employee may need to remain in a static
squatted position for a few minutes at a time on an occasional
Climbs up and down stairs, platforms, and ladders on an occasional
basis up to a height of 15 feet.
May rotate and bend at the waist while reaching into storage bins
and positioning body in front of the machine/part on an occasional
Reaches with hands/arms in any direction from approximately 3
inches off the floor to overhead range on a frequent basis in any
direction. On an occasional basis, the employee may need to hold in
a static position with sustained reaching to the waist to head
range while pushing or pulling up to 70 lbs to achieve the proper
level of torque.
Frequently lifts, up to 10-15 lbs. throughout the shift.
Occasionally lifts, up to 25 lbs; On a rare basis, the employee
might lift, up to 35 lbs. On an occasional basis, the employee may
need to hold in a static position with sustained reaching to the
waist to head range while holding 10-15 lbs.
Frequently operates heavy equipment or machinery.
Frequently bends the neck forward. Occasionally twists the neck,
tilts the neck sideways or extends the neck to look in different
directions. On a rare basis, the employee may have to hold their
neck in a static position for a few minutes at a time.
Handling: Seizing, holding, grasping, turning, or otherwise working
with the hand or hands, constantly with a light to moderate grip.
Occasionally, a forceful grip maybe needed to assemble parts into
the correct position.
Occasional exposure to vibration tools
Occasionally uses fingers to operate computer and frequently uses
fingers to operate hoist controls
Complete your application before the closing date (Sept 1) to be
All applicants will be reviewed and screened based on the above
Interviews will take place weekly.
Shift: 1st Shift - Full Time
Hours: 1st shift - M-F, 7am - 3pm
Starting pay rate: $16.50/hour
Work location: North Little Rock, Arkansas
Employee benefit details
Our goal at Caterpillar is for you to have a rewarding career.
Our teams are critical to the success of our customers who build a
Here you earn more than just an hourly wage, because we value
your performance, we offer a total rewards package that provides
day one benefits (medical, dental, vision, RX, and 401K) along with
the potential of a monthly bonus.
Additional benefits include paid vacation days and paid holidays
(prorated based upon hire date).
Please frequently check the email associated with your
application, including the junk/spam folder, as this is the primary
correspondence method. If you wish to know the status of your
application please use the candidate log-in on our career website
as it will reflect any updates to your status.
This employer is not currently hiring foreign national
applicants that require or will require sponsorship tied to a
specific employer, such as H, L, TN, F, J, E, O. As a global
company, Caterpillar offers many job opportunities outside of the
U.S. which can be found through our employment website at
EEO/AA Employer. All qualified individuals - Including
minorities, females, veterans and individuals with disabilities -
are encouraged to apply.
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