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Welders - 2nd Shift

Company: Caterpillar
Location: Topeka
Posted on: June 25, 2022

Job Description:

CATERPILLAR-WAMEGO ON SITE HIRING EVENT!Wamego, KS THURSDAY JUNE 23, 202210:00 AM to 2:00 PMCaterpillar Work Tools, Inc - Wamego Onsite interviews with tours, Full-Time direct hire starting at $17.56/hr + 7% second shift premium!These positions include day one benefits! WALK IN'S WELCOME! Use the truck entrance off Military Trail Rd. *Please ensure you frequently check the e-mail account you provided on your application, including the spam/junk folder, as this is the primary correspondence method in our recruiting process. We will contact you to schedule your interview time! NOW OFFERING NEW HIRE WELDING BONUS OF $1000****For candidates outside of 50+ miles, ask us about our additional $2000 relocation assistance!*** Your Work Shapes the World Whether it be groundbreaking products, best in class solutions or creating a lifelong career, you can do the work that matters at Caterpillar. With a 95-year legacy of quality and innovation and 150 locations in countries around the world, your impact spans the globe. At the Caterpillar facility in Wamego, Kansas, we take pride in working together to safely build quality attachments that enhance the productivity and utility of Caterpillar machines, equipping them for a wide range of tasks and operating requirements.Have welding experience or a welding certification? Piece by piece, part by part, person by person - join our team and create your own steel masterpieces! Description As a welder in the Wamego facility, you will hand weld in multiple positions to create parts using semi-automatic MIG welders and .052 wire as well as use robotic welding technology. You will also read and use blueprints to weld individual parts together. You will use jib and overhead cranes to manually position parts and work in one and two person stalls that are clean, well ventilated, safe, and equipped with the latest technologies. Basic Qualifications

  • Possess a welding certification or a minimum of one (1) year welding experience
  • Available to work from 5:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. during the introductory training period Top Candidates will also have
    • Experience MIG welding
    • Ability to read blueprints
    • Ability to work safely and wear all required personal protective equipment
    • Ability to work overtime to support production demands Being a member of our team is rewarding!Total Rewards Package available from DAY ONE includes:
      • Medical, Dental, and Vision coverage
      • Health savings account (HSA)
      • Flexible Spending Accounts
      • Short and long term disability coverage
      • Life Insurance
      • Healthy Lifestyle Program
      • Employee Assistance Programs
      • 401K with 6% company match
      • Annual 401K employer contribution of 3%-5% In addition to Caterpillars Total Rewards Package, you will also receive:
        • $1,000 New Hire Bonus
        • $2,000 relocation bonus for candidates moving from more than 50 miles from the facility
        • Competitive pay starting between $17.56 and $23.76 per hour
        • Additional 7% night shift premium
        • Potential for Quarterly Bonuses
        • Overtime based on business need
        • Paid holidays and vacation days (prorated based on hire date)
        • Yearly reviews and pay increase based on performance
        • Full Personal Protective Equipment provided including welding hoods with a cooling filtration system, metatarsal guard steel-toe boots, gloves, safety glasses, etc.
        • Pants and jackets provided- laundry service available at no cost to you
        • Opportunity to promote to higher welder positions and advance your career
        • Bereavement, Jury Duty, Military Duty Paid Benefits, Parental Leave, Adoption Benefits Additional Information Shift: 2nd- Full Time Hours: 2nd shift Monday - Thursday, 3:30pm- 2:00amOvertime on FridaysPay Range: depending on experience $17.56-$23.76/hr + 7% night shift premiumWork location: Wamego, KS*Welder bonus pays $500 after 60 days successful performance and an additional $500 after 6 months of successful performance in the Wamego facility* Relocation bonus pays after 30 days of successful performance* Final details Please frequently check the email associated with your application, including the junk/spam folder, as this is the primary correspondence method. If you wish to know the status of your application please use the candidate log-in on our career website as it will reflect any updates to your status. Caterpillar is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EEO) Associated topics: fitter, gas metal arc welding, metal, pipeline, rail, railing, spot weld, steel, tig, weld

Keywords: Caterpillar, Topeka , Welders - 2nd Shift, Other , Topeka, Kansas

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