Caterpillar

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Engineer

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Current Employee - Engineer in Peoria, IL
Current Employee - Engineer in Peoria, IL

I have been working at Caterpillar full-time (more than an year)

Pros

Great place to work alongside with some of the brightest minds in the industry. Good support from supervisors and teammates

Cons

Location is not the greatest if you are used to a fast paced life style. 2.5 Hours from the nearest big city. Extreme Highs and lows (company's economical situation). But that is just the way in the industry.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

It would be great if Management focused on providing better recognition and compensation. Try to incorporate better team building methods.

Recommends
Neutral Outlook
Approves of CEO

895 Other Employee Reviews for Caterpillar (View Most Recent)

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    OK but just remember you will be 1 out of 125,000.

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    Current Employee - Inventory Record Analyst in Morton, IL
    Current Employee - Inventory Record Analyst in Morton, IL

    I have been working at Caterpillar full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    Job Security. Cat is big in to employment for you whole career

    Cons

    Hard work is rewarded buy keeping you locked in the same position, while incompetence is promoted above you.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Pay more attention to the customer and employees. Stop worrying about share holders

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
  2. 3 people found this helpful  

    TYPICAL CORPORATE GREED, previously Bucyrus a lot better company

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    Current Employee - Welder in Pulaski, VA
    Current Employee - Welder in Pulaski, VA

    I have been working at Caterpillar full-time (more than 10 years)

    Pros

    it's close to home,relaxed atmosphere,but that's changing since Cat took over for another company

    Cons

    ceo makes 20million a yr and all they do is take from employees. portray their selves as a family,our core value, team all lies. Push older emloyees out. Disagree ask a question THEY'LL GET RID OF YOU. Big on political correctness,but it's a scam for show.Even skilled craftsmen are told their just workers not worth a good wage.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    What goes around comes around!

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
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