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Material Specialist - Mapleton Seals



Mapleton, IL, USA
Posted on Saturday, September 16, 2023

Career Area:

Manufacturing & Supply Chain

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.

As a Materials Specialist at Caterpillar Inc., you will perform complex material control functions to ensure accuracy of inventory and/or storage records. You are accountable for the availability of material to meet scheduled build dates and control records relative to labor and scrap reporting. You will tend input/output control stations for a computerized warehouse system.

  • Support in development of new procedures
  • Assist investigating and resolving problems associated with the materials systems and procedures
  • Control the procedure for receiving purchased materials and shipping out going materials
  • Investigate discrepancies between Master Stock Records and actual stock count

Required Qualifications

  • Prior experience in a warehouse or similar environment
  • Excellent computer skills
  • Ability to frequently lift and carry boxes weighing up to 35 pounds for intervals of 15-30 minutes
  • Work at heights of up to 30 feet from the floor, work in an environment with frequently changing temperatures, and walk, squat and bend over for intervals of 15-30 minutes, with or without reasonable accommodation

Desired Qualifications

  • Ability to read/write and interpret documents, the ability to perform a variety of clerical functions and do basic math
  • Warehouse and/or order filling experience

Additional Information:

- This position does not offer relocation

- This position requires no travel

- Multiple positions available (primarily 2nd Shift 3p-11p and 3rd shift 11p-7a)

- Candidates must be at least 18 years of age

- Positions are supplemental full-time

What we offer:

- Competitive starting wages

- Scheduled wage increases

- Day one benefits

- Quarterly bonuses

- Employee national discounts

- Development opportunities

* Safety is a core value at Caterpillar. We owe it to our employees and their families to work in a safe and secure workplace. All candidates for employment must successfully pass a pre-employment drug screen.

Visa Sponsorship is not available for this position. 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 www.caterpillar.com/careers.

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

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