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How long does it take to get hired from start to finish? What are the steps along the way?

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A year later

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Do they do a drivers license check..

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Interview, then if you pass they will call with a job offer. If you accept, you will then do a drug and background screening. If you pass that then you do a medical interview and if you're approved then you're hired!!

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Well since they are closing the doors in Dyersburg I am not sure

Answered - Forklift Operator (Former Employee) - Dyersburg, TN

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How long does it take for Caterpiller to call after you take an assessment? I applied for Material Specialist in Morton, IL.

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2 months drug screen physical basic math tests

Answered - Machinist Operator (Former Employee) - Channahon, IL

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The process includes a lengthy interview that will ask you behavioral type questions.

Answered - Quality Technician (Current Employee) - Hewitt, TX

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3 interviews, drug test, psych exam, 2 months

Answered - Supply Chain Program Lead/New Products (Current Employee) - Aurora, IL

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30 days you have training classes online and on the floor shadowing.

Answered - During down time I assist Test and Adjust (Former Employee) - Clayton, NC

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It takes several weeks, 3 different tests before you can even get an interview.

Answered - Assembler (Former Employee) - Athens, GA

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