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Caterpillar, Inc. Assembly & Test Specialist- 2nd Shift- East Peoria, IL- BB in East Peoria, Illinois

Career Area:

Manufacturing & Supply Chain

Job Description:

We are currently seeking Assembly Test Specialists in East Peoria, IL (Building BB). You will perform a series of routing functions to assemble machine components.

Job Duties/Responsibilities may include, but are not limited to:

  • Assembling / testing, reworking and repairing machine components

  • Performing production based on schedule and continuously improving process efficiency

  • Ensuring adherence to Standard Work Sheet to achieve quality products and avoid quality issues

  • Participating in pre-shift Process Improvement Dialogue (PID) & Continuous Improvement (CI), raising, submitting issues and suggestions and following up requirements from supervisor

  • Providing timely reports to operation supervisor or team lead on material availability and equipment downtime

  • Identifying specification gaps and root causes and making adjustments to meet engineering test specification

Required Qualifications:

  • Ability to read assembly print and knowledge of normal technical requirements such as tolerance and fit

  • Ability to read simple information in English; knowledge of simple English assembly terms

  • Good communication skills and strong commitment to safety and teamwork

Desired Qualifications:

  • Ability to perform simple computer operations

  • Awareness of Sort, Set, Shine, Standardize, and Sustain (5S) and Total Productive Maintenance (TPM)

Additional Information:

-2nd Shift

-$18.95 + shift differential

  • This position does not offer relocation

  • This position requires no travel.

Caterpillar is not currently hiring individuals for this position who now or in the future require sponsorship for employment based non-immigrant and immigrant visas. However, as a global company, Caterpillar offers many job opportunities outside of the U.S. which can be found through our employment website

EEO/AA Employer. All qualified individuals - including minorities, females, veterans and individuals with disabilities - are encouraged to apply. Relocation assistance is not available for this position. Any relocation costs incurred would be the responsibility of the selected applicant.

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

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.