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Caterpillar, Inc. Foundry Machine Repair in Mapleton, Illinois

Career Area:

Manufacturing & Supply Chain

Job Description:

Job Duties/Responsibilities may include, but are not limited to:

  • Performs maintenance pipefitting on all equipment

  • Changes, sets up, and adjusts equipment as required

  • Lubricates or directs others to lubricate equipment.

  • Uses all common and precision checking equipment, laser equipment, and portable power tools Installs, repairs, and maintains pumps

  • Hydraulic equipment

  • Metal cutting and forming equipment,

  • Compressors, valves, turbines, steam delivery systems

  • Material handling equipment.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Successfully pass a 2-hour skills exam

  • 3-5 years maintenance experience

Physical Qualifications (with or without reasonable accommodation):

  • Be able to work near high voltage electricity, molten metal, heavy equipment, various gases, moving machinery, high above the floor and in a congested or confined areas

Top candidates will also have:

  • Strong mechanical background

  • Machine shop experience

  • Technical degree/diploma

  • Must be able to weld, cut, solder and braze

Additional Information:

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  • No relocation reimbursement is offered

  • Position is located in Mapleton, Illinois

  • Starting salary is $28.37 plus $.60 per hour shift differential

  • This position is on 2nd or 3rd shift

  • Full benefits

This employer is not currently hiring foreign national applicants that require or will require sponsorship tied to a specific employer, such as H, L, TN, F, J, E, O.  As a global company, *Caterpillar offers many job opportunities outside of the U.S. which can be found through our employment website at *

Caterpillar is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EEO). All qualified individuals - including minorities, females, veterans and individuals with disabilities - are encouraged to apply.

EEO/AA Employer. All qualified individuals - Including minorities, females, veterans and individuals with disabilities - are encouraged to apply.

There’s more to work at Caterpillar than just the work itself. We hire smart, friendly people and it shows in our culture. We hold ourselves to high standards and make sure our values of integrity, excellence, teamwork, commitment and sustainability come to life in the way we work. We make sure our employees feel continuously challenged while also supported. We provide professional growth opportunities, including leadership programs. We celebrate the diversity of our team, while also working together as one Caterpillar.

Our culture, like everything at our company, is made possible by each employee’s contribution. Person by person, we create the environment we work in, and we are proud of the Caterpillar we’ve built.