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Headquarters Peoria, IL
Size 5000+ Employees
Founded 1925
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...More

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Caterpillar Chairman & CEO Douglas R. Oberhelman

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Pros: Really interesting work. The team was very helpful and ready to assist when needed. Also provided the opportunity for hands-on time with machines. Full Review

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Interview Details – One on-campus interview. About a 2 month period following the interview before notified about decision. There were two 30 minute interview sessions where you sat down one on one with a member of the Caterpillar team. The interviewers were nice. It was very structured.Full Interview

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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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