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Materials Specialist 2 - Mapleton Seals - Multiple Shifts



Mapleton, IL, USA
Posted on Thursday, May 23, 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 a Materials Specialist at Caterpillar, you will perform a variety of functions to check, receive, verify accuracy of our prime product. You will check, store, disburse or fill orders for parts, materials, tools, equipment and supplies.

Job Responsibilities Include:
* Use mobile equipment, such as fork lift, as required to facilitate job functions.

* Maintain and report daily receiving and shipping activities
* Safely perform the material handling and warehousing functions required in the receiving, processing, storing, moving, packing, and shipping of parts, materials equipment and supplies.
* Perform related and/or specialized clerical duties and resolve discrepancies as required.

* Maintain related clerical records and operate computer terminal and/or hand held scanner to access and update information for receiving, counting and order processing.

* Perform housekeeping functions.
* Report defects and need for repairs.

Required Qualifications:
* Prior experience in a warehouse or similar environment

* Previous experience operating a fork lift or similar equipment
* 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

Top candidates will also have:
* Ability to read/write and interpret documents in English, the ability to perform a variety of clerical functions and do basic math

* 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 preemployment 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.

Posting Dates:

May 22, 2024 - June 29, 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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