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Caterpillar, Inc. Material Handler 1st shift (4)-1 in Wamego, Kansas

Career Area:

Manufacturing & Supply Chain

Job Description:

Job Description

Material Handler - 1st Shift - Wamego, KS

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.

When you join Caterpillar, you are joining a team of makers, innovators and doers. We are the people who roll up our sleeves and do the work to build a better world. We don’t just talk about progress and innovation. We make it happen. And we are proud of that, because it helps our customers build and power the world we live in – the roads, hospitals, homes and infrastructure. Without a dedicated workforce Caterpillar could not effectively meet our customer’s needs. Join us.


As a Material Handler at Caterpillar’s Wamego Kansas facility, you will stock and pull parts as well as deliver materials and supplies. Duties include gathering parts from operation areas and transporting to staging areas, making kits using the printed BOM, issuing shortage sheets as required, and using BOM to identify, gather and disperse all purchased material kits. You will also use inquiry screens to investigate usages and verify accuracy.

Basic Qualifications

  • High School Diploma or GED or 1-3 months related experience or training or combination of education and experience

  • Ability to regularly lift and/or move up to 50 pounds

  • Occasionally required to stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl

Desired Qualifications

  • Knowledge of Caterpillar products, policies, and procedures

Additional Information

Shift: 1st Shift - Full Time

Hours: Monday - Thursday, 5 am-3:30 pm + possible overtime on Fridays

Starting pay rate: $15.75

Work location: Wamego, KS

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.

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 www.Caterpillar.com/Careers.

This Job Description is intended as a general guide to job duties for this position and is intended for the purpose of establishing the specific salary grade. It is expressly not intended to be a comprehensive list of “essential job functions” as that term is defined by the Americans with Disabilities Act.

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