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Industrial Electrician - 2nd Shift or 3rd Shift



Mapleton, IL, USA
Posted on Saturday, May 11, 2024

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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.

As an Electrician at Caterpillar, Inc., you will be responsible building, installing and repairing electrical and electronic circuits used on machine tools and plant equipment. While applying your knowledge the operations of electrical units and systems, you will test and diagnose malfunctions.* Build, install, repair electrical and electronic circuits used on machine tools and plant equipment.
* Applies knowledge of operation of electronic circuits to locate defects using instruments.
* Tests faulty equipment
* Apply knowledge of operation of electronic units and systems to diagnose malfunctions
* Utilize oscilloscopes, signal generators, electronic counter, recorders, etc.
* Calibrate and service electronic testing instruments.
Required Qualifications
* Must have completed field related college degree, electrical apprenticeships, technical school, previous experience, military training or equivalent.
* Knowledge of electronics, electronic controls, and PLC logic.
* Strong problem solving and troubleshooting abilities on complex electrical / electronic manufacturing systems.
* Blueprints and schematics to troubleshoot motors, transformers, communication devices, and electronic controllers on machine tools, industrial robots, welders, and overhead lifting equipment.
* Preventive maintenance
* Excellent communication skills
Desired Qualifications
* Previous job related experience in a warehouse/factory environment

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.

Posting Dates:

May 10, 2024 - September 9, 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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