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Caterpillar, Inc. Hourly Trainer - 1st Shift - Schertz, Tx in Schertz, Texas

Career Area:

Manufacturing & Supply Chain

Job Description:

The purpose of this position is to provide technical manufacturing training support related to the manufacturing of Caterpillar Diesel Engine core components. Manufacturing Specialists report to the Quality Supervisor and will be assigned to Quality department to meet customer and company demands. Work is performed in a fast-paced manufacturing and production environment. Work requires possible exposure to all temperature changes, high noise levels, working around moving equipment, electrical hazards, tanks, heights, fumes, chemicals, vibrations, dust, etc. Working hours must be flexible with the ability to work on all shifts and extended hours as required.


Performs duties assigned within the Engineering department including but not limited to:

  • Help develop training process for New Hire and Hourly TM’s

  • Create and maintain standard operating training procedures and training specific work instructions

  • Perform training process audits to ensure quality control of practices and procedures are followed

  • Submit and assist with the resolution of C.P.S. Continuous Improvement cards

  • Maintain a safe and clean training environment

  • Position supports both Schertz and San Antonio locations

  • All other duties as assigned

Basic Requirements:

  • Experience with manufacturing and machining processes

  • Experience with Microsoft Office (Excel, PowerPoint, Word, etc.)

  • Experience with mechanical products and components

  • Basic understanding of Prints Reading, Standard Work and Work Instructions/Inspection Sheets

  • High School Diploma or GED Degree

  • 6 months in current position

Desirable Qualifications:

  • Leadership experience

  • 6 sigma or CPS Green belt

  • Familiarity with hand gauging

  • Self-starter

  • Experience with Plex

Additional Information:

This position is in Schertz. May also work at our San Antonio facility

Starting pay is $15.50 per hour

Relocation reimbursement is not offered for this position.

Employee benefit details:

We offer a total rewards package that provides day one benefits [medical, dental, vision, RX, and 401(k)] along with the potential of an annual bonus.

Additional benefits include paid vacation days and paid holidays (prorated based upon hire date).

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.

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.