Friday, April 26, 2013
Apply for welding and production positions.
Friday, April 26
Caterpillar Production System Black Belt Job Duties/Responsibilities may include, but are not limited to: How to apply: Create a profile and submit an online application. A bachelor's degree or more than 3 years of professional level experience is required. Learn more. Deadline: May 7, 2013 Business Transformation/SAP Power User Coordinator Job Duties/Responsibilities may include, but are not limited to: How to apply: Create a profile and submit an online application. A college or university degree is required or the individual must be working toward a degree or equivalent certification. Three years of professional level experience is required. Learn more. Deadline: May 7, 2013 Production Welder -1 (entry level welder) Description…
Tuesday, April 9, 2013
The deadline to apply is April 23.
Note: The original version of this post also included listings for two welder positions with application deadlines of April 10. The listings were actually taken down from the company's site at 12:59 a.m. on April 10. Accountants Required Qualifications: How to apply: Create a profile and submit an online application. Deadline: April 23, 2013
Wednesday, March 20, 2013
Apply by the end of the month to work in logistics or assembly support.
Wednesday, March 20
Check out these jobs that pay $20 or more per hour at the new Caterpillar plant in Bogart. Assembly Support 2 Description: "As Assembly Support at Caterpillar Inc., you will directly support Manufacturing Engineers and assembly on plant floor through design and documentation of layout, tooling, fixtures, handling systems, safety, and ergonomics and other duties as assigned," the company's career website states. "This position is under limited supervision." A two-year degree or its equivalent is required. Click here for more details. How to apply: Create a profile and submit an online application. Deadline: March 29, 2013 Logistics Support - 2 Description: There are multiple positions available. The company's career website states: "Under …
Thursday, March 14, 2013
Apply now to work in quality support or as a facilities indirect buyer.
Caterpillar's new plant in Bogart, Ga. is currently advertising the following positions: Quality Support - 2 (CMM) Description: Multiple hourly positions, starting at $16.67/per hour. Lead your team in effort to support continuous improvement. You will also perform Very Early Hour Reliability (VEHR) testing, as well as conduct Vital 5 quality audits on component parts. Read more details. How to apply: Create a profile and submit an online application. Deadline: March 18, 2013 Facilities Indirect Buyer Description: Responsible for managing policies, agreements, and special purchasing programs while supporting all Indirect Purchasing for the Athens Facility. Bachelor's degree or 2-5 years of related experience is required. Read more. How to…
Tuesday, March 12, 2013
Monday marked a milestone as the company moved into the office space of the new production plant.
Tuesday, March 12
Caterpillar employees on Monday reported to work for the first time at the Oconee-Athens plant that is to become the company's global source for small track-type tractors. The office area is complete, and construction of the manufacturing space isn't far behind. Gray Construction is expected to finish it by the end of the month, according to a news release. "We are right on schedule with this project, and although the building is still a work in progress, it's great to be in our new home," plant manager Todd Henry said in a released statement. The 850,000 square-foot facility will produce mini hydraulic excavators later this year and small track-type tractors by 2014. "The 'now hiring' sign is definitely hanging in our window," Henry …
Sunday, February 3, 2013
Caterpillar will need more than twice as much potable water as originally proposed, but the final requested amount is considerably less than discussed in recent negotiations.
Tuesday, January 29, 2013
Plant manager Todd Henry says a grand opening of the facility is slated for November.
In just a matter of weeks, Caterpillar will be moving into its new plant, currently under construction in Bogart. Plant manager Todd Henry told members of the Oconee County Chamber of Commerce on Jan. 24 at the organization's annual meeting that excitement is brewing as March 1 approaches. Henry, who was the evening's keynote speaker, presented the following time line during his presentation: Click through the photo gallery highlighting information as presented by Henry to learn more about Caterpillar's global reach, which products will be manufactured at the new plant and how to land a job with the company. Don’t miss any Oconee news. Subscribe to Oconee Patch’s free newsletter, like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter. You might also…
Monday, January 14, 2013
The plant in Bogart, Ga. is seeking an advanced purchasing analyst and a section manager.
Monday, January 14
Section Manager Description: Section Manager -ACcording to the company's career website, "this is a first line supervisor position to supervise various disciplines of the manufacturing process including assembly, heat treat, cell manufacturing, fabrication, etc." A college degree is required and related supervisory experience is desired. Learn more. How to apply: Create profile on Caterpillar's career website and submit an application online. Deadline: Jan. 22, 2013 Advanced Purchasing Analyst Description: "This role is responsible and accountable for the analysis and maintenance of purchasing and quality data including but not limited to; purchase orders, quotations, invoices, source catalogs, material rejection disposal reports, …
Friday, January 4, 2013
The North Carolina firm, which will offer painting and paint removal, could employ up to 50 people over the next 10 years, according to media reports.
Friday, January 4
A North Carolina firm specializing in painting and paint removal has chosen to open a location in Watkinsville that will service the new Caterpillar plant. The Oconee Enterprise reports Industrial Finishing Specialists, based out of Sanford, will move into the building at 1051 Business Boulevard. A representative of the company told the newspaper it offers an innovative method using hot sand to strip paint called the "fluid clean process." "It is environmentally friendly," Sanford office administrator Jeni Winter explained in the article. "It uses no chemicals. It is a real alternative to chemical cleaning, so it is a process that is drawing a lot of interest." She told the newspaper only a few employees will be needed to begin with but …
Monday, December 31, 2012
The manufacturing plant in Bogart, Ga. is expected to have a strong economic impact across northeast Georgia.
Monday, December 31, 2012
What's coming in 2013? The ramping-up of hiring at Caterpillar, according to plant manager Todd Henry, which will eventually reach 1,400 employees by 2018. Henry will be the key note speaker at the Oconee County Chamber of Commerce member's banquet on Jan. 24, 2013 at the Civic Center. Take another look at Caterpillar news from this past year. December Caterpillar Posts More Job Opportunities for Bogart, Ga. Plant Caterpillar Decided To Send Sewage to Athens-Clarke, Not Oconee County, For Treatment by Lee Becker November Georgia DNR Waiting On Caterpillar Application For Discharge Permit For Oconee County/Clarke County Site by Lee Becker September Caterpillar Project Dubbed 'Deal of the Year' Oconee and Clarke County Development …