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Caterpillar Chairman & CEO Douglas R. Oberhelman
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    I have been working at Caterpillar full-time

    Pros

    Excellent pay, great people, industry leader, stable employment

    Cons

    slow to adopt new ideas


Caterpillar Interviews

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    Accepted Offer
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    Application

    The process took 2+ weeks. I interviewed at Caterpillar.

    Interview

    One panel interview. You needed specific examples to go with their behavioral interview questions. You must prepare for this interview! For example, tell me about a time when you ran a successful project.

    Interview Questions

    • Tell me about a time when you successfully worked on a team and completed the goals.   Answer Question

    Negotiation

    I didn't consider negotiation.

Caterpillar Awards & Accolades

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Employees’ Choice -50 Best Places to Work , Glassdoor, 2010
Employees’ Choice -50 Best Places to Work , Glassdoor, 2009
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Additional Info

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Website www.caterpillar.com
Headquarters Peoria, IL
Size 5000+ Employees
Founded 1905
Type Company - Public (CAT)
Industry Manufacturing
Revenue $10+ billion (USD) per year

For more than 85 years, Caterpillar has been making sustainable progress possible — for our customers, for growing communities and for every member of our team. Caterpillar is the world’s leading manufacturer of construction and mining equipment, diesel and natural gas engines, industrial gas turbines and diesel-electric locomotives. The company also is a leading services ... More

Mission: We win by delivering valued, quality products, services and solutions to our customers that provide the lowest total owning and operating lifecycle costs. This value proposition, enabled by our unmatched customer support, creates the largest global field population, highest customer loyalty and attractive profitability through the business cycle.

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