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Company: Caterpillar
Location: Lafayette
Posted on: July 5, 2024

Job Description:

Career Area:OperationsJob Description:Your Work Shapes the World at Caterpillar Inc.When you join Caterpillar, you're joining a global team who cares not just about the work we do but also about each other. We are the makers, problem solvers, and future world builders who are creating stronger, more sustainable communities. We don't just talk about progress and innovation here we make it happen, with our customers, where we work and live. Together, we are building a better world, so we can all enjoy living in it.Automation Machine Tool Electrician $5,000 Sign On Bonus2nd & 3rd Shift- Starting pay $36.36/hour + 6 % Shift PremiumLocation: Lafayette, IndianaMedical/Dental/Vision/Life Insurance, Incentives/Bonus Opportunities, Matching : Apply online and create a candidate account.CATERPILLAR - BUILD WHAT MATTERSWhat matters most to you? Is it being part of a strong team? Supporting your family? Solving global problems? You can do these and more at Caterpillar; where your work enables progress around the globe, and you contribute to meaningful work. Together, we can build what matters!Automation Machine Tool Electricians needed at The Large Power Systems Division located in Lafayette, IN. Responsibility to electrically troubleshoot and repair complex domestic and foreign machine tools and related equipment. Applicant must possess the ability to troubleshoot and repair CNC, PLC, and relay logic-controlled machines.Job Duties/Responsibilities may include, but are not limited to:Knowledge and experience repairing on or more of the following types of equipment: Okuma, G&L, Mazak, Lamb, Landis (grinders), Waldrich Coburg, Ingersoll, Toyoda, DMG Mori and a variety of other machines in a large industrial machine shop.Examples of related equipment to be repaired: P&H cranes and hoists, conveyors, furnaces, large part washers, ABB robots, CNC machine tools and other equipment in a large industrial machine shop.Examples of machine controllers to be repaired: CNC and PLC equipment with Fanuc, Siemens, Allen Bradley, Modicon, Indramat, and a variety of other controllers on the machines in the machine shop.AC/DC analog and digital drives, including Siemens, Allen Bradley, Modicon, Indramat, and various other drives.Examples of measurement and feedback scale and encoder systems, including Heidenhain, inductosyn, and various other feedback devices.Applicant must possess basic mechanical skills and the ability to operate basic tools to complete the job.Seeking a team-oriented individual with a positive attitude, good work ethic, with personal initiative and self-motivation.Applicant must be willing to work overtime opportunities to support production demands.Basic Qualifications:Minimum of 3 years experience in the electrical repair of machine tools and related equipment, including experience with the following:Okuma, G&L, Mazak, Lamb, Landis (grinders), Waldrich Coburg, Ingersoll, Toyoda, and a variety of others in the machine shop.P&H cranes and hoists, conveyors, furnaces, washers, ABB robots.Experience with troubleshooting and repairing relay log machines and CNC/PLC controlled machines, including:CNC and PLC controlled equipment with Fanuc, Siemens, Allen Bradley, Modicon.Indramat, and a variety of other controllers on the machines in the machine shop.Experience with AC/DC analog and digital drives, including:Siemens, Allen Bradley, Modicon, Indramat, and various other drives.Ability to demonstrate intermediate or higher proficiency in readying and interpreting machine tool prints/schematicsBasic mechanical skillsAbility to operate basic tools to complete the jobSelf-starter and self-motivated individual who works well individually in a team environment.Note: Selected candidate must pass the color blindness test and must be able to work at heights and in confined spaces.Top Candidates will also have:Certified electricianAssociate Degree in Industrial AutomationPhysical Requirements:Candidates for all positions must have the ability to work in a fast pace, medium to heavy duty assembly, technical environment.Work may involve frequent bending, stooping, and kneeling, twisting, turning, climbing, and standing on concrete for 8+ hours.All positions also require the ability to lift 40 pounds and withstand frequent repetitive movement of hands with a variety of tooling.Must be able to work in heights and confirmed spacesAdditional Information:Location of this position is in Lafayette, INRelocation assistance is not available for this position. Any relocation costs incurred would be the responsibility of the selected applicant.Shift: 2nd Shift (3:30pm-11:30pm) & 3 rd Shift (11:30pm-7:30am)Please Attach an Updated ResumeCompensation & Benefits Offered!Starting hourly pay rate of $ 36.36 plus 6% shift premium. Higher rates offered based on experience.40-hour work weeks with potential for Overtime144 hours of paid Personal Time Off (PTO) - (Prorated based upon start date)11 Paid holidaysClimate controlled work environment most areas100% 401k match up to 6%Health, dental, vision, & life insurance effective first day of employmentQuarterly incentive program with potential for annual bonusClean/safe work environmentPlease ensure you frequently check the e-mail account you provided on your application, including the junk/spam folder, as this is the primary correspondence method in our recruiting process.#LIVisa Sponsorship is not available for this position. 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 Dates:May 22, 2024 - June 12, 2024Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a drug screen.EEO/AA Employer. All qualified individuals - Including minorities, females, veterans and individuals with disabilities - are encouraged to apply.Not ready to apply? Join our Talent Community .by Jobble

Keywords: Caterpillar, Lafayette , AUTOMATION MACHINE TOOL ELECTRICIAN STARTING PAY $36.36/HOUR- $5,000 SIGN ON BONUS - LAFAYETTE, IN, Professions , Lafayette, Indiana

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