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1st, 2nd & 3rd Shift Warehouse Associates (Athens, GA)

Company: Caterpillar
Location: Athens
Posted on: June 12, 2021

Job Description:

Career Area:

Manufacturing & Supply Chain

Job Description:

Are you ready to build what matters? Build More Than Machines. Build a Career.

Caterpillar is looking for candidates that want to build a career. This is a rare opportunity to join the Caterpillar Athens team as a direct hire. Openings available on 1st, 2nd and 3rd shifts. Position includes a wage of $15.38/hour. 2nd & 3rd shift position include an additional 8%-night shift premium (i.e.$16.61/hour), quarterly goal sharing program and a comprehensive benefit program that begins on Day 1. Employment includes a 2-week training program. Watch our video to see our Athens Team build top-of-the-line excavators and tractors.

https://youtu.be/kEm9yge1fEE

As a Warehouse Associate at Caterpillar Inc., you will perform the material handling and warehouse functions required in receiving, processing, storing, moving, packing and shipping of parts, materials, prime product, equipment and supplies at BCP facilities. Additionally, you will work from a variety of source documents to verify part numbers, part locations and quantities. In addition to counting parts and filling orders, you will conduct first line, basic quality assessment of parts for damage and defects.

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

* Utilizing heavy equipment, reach trucks, sit-down forklifts and overhead cranes * Perform material handling and warehousing functions as required * Order filling, processing, storing/ picking of parts, materials, equipment and supplies. * Operating automated packaging equipment, paint line operation, shipping and receiving. * Perform line checker functions

Basic Qualifications:

* Must have some volunteer or work experience

Physical Requirements (with or without reasonable accommodation):

* Must be able to frequently lift and carry boxes weighing up to 35 pounds for intervals of 15-30 minutes * Infrequently lift and carry boxes weighing up to 50 pounds * Work at heights of up to 20 feet from the floor * Work in an environment with frequently changing temperatures * Walk, squat and bend over for intervals of 15-30 minutes

Top Candidates will also have:

* At least 6 months logistics/warehouse experience is required * Forklift experience is required * Experience with operation of mobile equipment including sit-down forklift, stand-up forklift and materials tugger * Logistics Mach 1/Warehouse Management experience * Intermediate proficiency (Basic skills/experience. Capable of functioning independently.) in Logistics Mach 1/ Warehouse Management experience * Intermediate proficiency (Basic skills/experience. Capable of functioning independently.) in SAP * Heavy equipment product line experience (i.e. excavators, tractors, etc.)

Additional Information: Resumes are encouraged for all applicants. This is a rare opportunity to join the Caterpillar Athens team as a direct hire. Openings available on 1st, 2nd and 3rd shifts. Position includes a wage of $15.38/hour. 2nd & 3rd shift position include an additional 8%-night shift premium (i.e.$16.61/hour), quarterly goal sharing program and a comprehensive benefit program that begins on Day 1. Employment includes a 2-week training program. Openings are in Athens, GA. No relocation benefits are available.

Employee benefit details

Our goal at Caterpillar is for you to have a rewarding career. 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) along with the potential of a quarterly bonus.

Additional benefits include paid holidays and paid time off (prorated based upon hire date).

Final details

Please frequently check the email associated with your application, including the junk/spam folder, as this is the primary correspondence method. If you wish to know the status of your application - please use the candidate log-in on our career website as it will reflect any updates to your status.

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.

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

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