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Job Information

Caterpillar, Inc. Production Technician II, C13 Line - 2nd Shift in Seguin, Texas

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Job Description:

Your Work Shapes the World at Caterpillar Inc.

When you join Caterpillar, you're joining a global team who cares not just about the work we do – but also about each other. We are the makers, problem solvers, and future world builders who are creating stronger, more sustainable communities. We don't just talk about progress and innovation here – we make it happen, with our customers, where we work and live. Together, we are building a better world, so we can all enjoy living in it.

About IPSD

Caterpillar’s Industrial Power Systems Division (IPSD) designs, tests and manufactures 0.5 to 18L engines that not only power Caterpillar machines, but also power over 5000 other applications including Marine, Petroleum, Industrial Applications, Electric Generators, and Locomotives. Caterpillar’s company strategy includes sustainability as one of four focus areas and IPSD is engaged and actively preparing green energy solutions for the future.

Job Summary:

IPSD has a great opportunity for a Production Technician II supporting our C13 Line at the Seguin facility. As a Production Technician II, you are responsible for assembling Caterpillar diesel engines, reporting to Section Managers, and meeting customer and company demands.

What you will do:

  • Align and secure engine components according to work instructions

  • Install gaskets, seals, bearings, hoses, covers, and visual components with precision

  • Ensure that assembly parts and materials meet quality standards

  • Collaborate with other departments to address assembly-related challenges and suggest improvements

  • Verify correct alignment of engine components using schematics and part prints

  • Inspect parts and materials to guarantee they are defect-free

  • Conduct audits and quality inspections to rectify known defects

  • Perform torque audits, leak tests, and visual inspections on all engines

  • Manage shipping and receiving, verifying invoices for inventory accuracy

  • Ensure received and delivered materials are free from defects

  • Repack and organize parts for warehouse storage or assembly area delivery

  • Operate forklifts and tuggers for material movement within the facility

  • Ensure accurate and efficient material delivery and removal

  • Submit and assist with Continuous Improvement initiatives

  • Adhere to standard operating procedures and area-specific work instructions

  • Provide information to supervisors and managers regarding processes in the assigned area

  • Perform any other duties as assigned

What you will have:

  • Strong teamwork skills

  • Mechanical inclination

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Excel, Word, and PowerPoint

  • Either 3 months of assembly/manufacturing experience or an Industry Certification

What would make you a top candidate:

  • Ability to read complex work instructions

  • Ability to read electrical schematics and wiring diagrams

Physical Requirements:

  • Ability to sit or stand for prolonged periods of time

  • Ability to perform repetitive operations

  • Ability to lift up to 35lbs.

We are committed to ensuring a supportive and accommodating work environment for all employees. Please advise of any reasonable accommodation requests to facilitate your ability to perform the job’s essential functions.

Additional Requirements:

  • Resumes are highly encouraged

  • Former Caterpillar employees must meet rehire eligibility guidelines to be considered for this position

Additional Information:

  • $17.50/hour starting payrate plus shift premium

  • Monday - Thursday, 4:30PM - 3:00AM

  • Overtime as required

  • Relocation assistance is NOT available for this position

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 better world.

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).

Additional benefits include paid vacation days and paid holidays (prorated based upon hire date).

About Caterpillar

Caterpillar Inc. is the world’s leading manufacturer of construction and mining equipment, off-highway diesel and natural gas engines, industrial gas turbines and diesel-electric locomotives. For nearly 100 years, we have been helping customers build a better, more sustainable world and are committed and contributing to a reduced-carbon future. Our innovative products and services, backed by our global dealer network, provide exceptional value that helps customers succeed.

Please ensure you frequently check the e-mail account you provided on your application, including the junk/spam folder, as this is the primary correspondence method in our recruiting process.

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 .

Posting Dates:

May 15, 2024 - May 20, 2024

Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a drug screen.

EEO/AA Employer. All qualified individuals - Including minorities, females, veterans and individuals with disabilities - are encouraged to apply.

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There’s more to work at Caterpillar than just the work itself. We hire smart, friendly people and it shows in our culture. We hold ourselves to high standards and make sure our values of integrity, excellence, teamwork, commitment and sustainability come to life in the way we work. We make sure our employees feel continuously challenged while also supported. We provide professional growth opportunities, including leadership programs. We celebrate the diversity of our team, while also working together as one Caterpillar.

Our culture, like everything at our company, is made possible by each employee’s contribution. Person by person, we create the environment we work in, and we are proud of the Caterpillar we’ve built.