Manufacturing Intern - Summer 2013
Caterpillar - Sanford, NC

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Manufacturing Intern - Summer 2013 (
      Job Number: 1300029E )

      Description
      ABOUT THE COMPANY

      Since its' inception more than 80 years ago, Caterpillar has grown to be the largest maker of construction and mining equipment, diesel and natural gas engines and industrial gas turbines in the world. In partnership with our worldwide dealer network, Caterpillar is driving positive and sustainable change on every continent.

      As a global, diverse technology leader, Caterpillar is committed to excellence in all that we do. We are proud of our role in building the world's infrastructure. And we're proud of who we are thousands of people making progress possible around the world.

      The Building Construction Products (BCP) Division is a global division of Caterpillar, Inc. that employs several thousand employees located at over 8 facilities worldwide. BCP has facilities in North Carolina, USA (Cary, Clayton, Sanford), the UK, China, India, and Brazil. Also, BCP has announced a new facility near Athens, Georgia, USA. Products designed, manufactured, and distributed by BCP include skid steer loaders, backhoe loaders, compact track loaders, multi-terrain loaders, small wheel loaders, small track-type tractors, and mini-hydraulic excavators. BCP's mission statement is: Achieve profitable growth by providing customers with the highest quality, best value building construction products, work tools, and integrated solutions in the industry.

      BCP is proud to be a family friendly, flexible employer with a very competitive Total Rewards package. We have been recognized in 2011 and 2012 as a "Family Friendly 50" employer by Carolina Parent magazine and won the 2012 Capital Associated Industries (CAI) "Ovation Award" for HR excellence (Large Employer category). Our most recent recognitions include being named by the Triangle Business Journal as one of the "Best Places to Work in the Triangle" for 2012 as well as being named a winner of the 2012 Alfred P. Sloan Award for Excellence in Workplace Effectiveness and Flexibility.

      RESPONSIBILITIES

      Manufacturing internship opportunities exist at Caterpillar's Building Construction Products Division based in Cary, NC with manufacturing facilities in Clayton and Sanford, NC.

      We are seeking to fill a full-time manufacturing internship position during 2013 summer term. The intern responsibilities include but are not limited to fabrications, robotic and general manufacturing. The applicant's interests, course of study, coursework completed, and the availability of openings will determine actual placement assignment.

      Interns are given the opportunity to apply their knowledge from college coursework, as well as a chance to network with professionals and tour manufacturing facilities.

      Qualifications
      THIS IS AN INTERNSHIP POSITION AND ALL APPLICANTS MUST BE REGISTERED AS FULL TIME STUDENTS TO APPLY.

      We are seeking full-time students pursuing a Bachelor Science degree in any of the following engineering or technical disciplines: Mechanical, Industrial or Welding Engineering or related course work. Students should possess a minimum GPA of 2.8.

      The position requires strong collaborative, interpersonal and communication skills to effectively work across functions to perform work requirements. Working knowledge of solidworks and autocad preferred.

      Where will you take your career? Where do you want to go? You can continue to learn, grow and contribute within one company, Caterpillar.

      Caterpillar is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

      Unposting Date - Apr 5, 2013, 11:59:00 PM

      Primary Location - United States-North Carolina-Sanford-SANFORD11-Sanford11- JA11-5008

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