Caterpillar, Inc. 1st Shift Warehouse Associate II - Athens, GA in Athens, Georgia

1st Shift Warehouse Associate II - Athens, GA


As a Warehouse Associate II at Caterpillar Inc., you will work from a variety of source documents to verify part numbers, part locations and quantities. In addition to counting parts and filling orders, you will conduct first line, basic quality assessment of parts for damage and defects.

Job Duties/Responsibilities may include, but are not limited to:

  • Utilizing heavy equipment, reach trucks, sit-down forklifts and overhead cranes

  • Perform material handling and warehousing functions as required

  • Order filling, processing, storing/ picking of parts, materials, equipment and supplies.

  • Operating automated packaging equipment, paint line operation, shipping and receiving.

  • Perform line checker functions


Caterpillar is committed to excellence in all that we do. As a global, diverse technology leader, Caterpillar has been making sustainable progress possible and driving positive change on every continent. Customers turn to Caterpillar to help them develop infrastructure, energy and natural resource assets. We are proud of who we are- thousands of people making progress possible around the world.

The Building Construction Products (BCP) Division is a global division of Caterpillar Inc. that employs several thousand employees located at facilities worldwide. BCP has production facilities in the U.S. (Clayton, N.C.; Sanford, N.C.; Athens, Ga), UK, China, India and Brazil. Products designed, manufactured, and distributed by BCP include skid steer loaders, backhoe loaders, compact track loaders, multi-terrain loaders and small wheel loaders. Athens, G.A. specifically produces mini hydraulic excavators and small track-type tractors; from fabrications to assembly producing a finished product.

BCP is proud to be a family friendly, flexible employer with a very competitive Total Rewards package. Since 2013, Caterpillar BCP Division has consistently earned the Alliance for Work-Life Progress (AWLP) "Work-Life Seal of Distinction" for providing a wide variety of workplace policies, programs & practices that support employees across all major aspects of work-life integration. The Athens, G.A. facility was recently awarded the 2016 Georgia Large Manufacturer of the Year as well as the 2015 Safety Performance Award by the Georgia Association of Manufacturers. The Athens, G.A. facility was also recognized by Caterpillar in 2014 by being awarded the Environmental Excellence Gold Award.


Basic Qualifications:

  • At least one year logistics or warehouse experience is required

  • Experience in line checking, tag control, or receiving

Physical Requirements (with or without reasonable accommodation):

  • Must be able to frequently lift and carry boxes weighing up to 35 pounds for intervals of 15-30 minutes

  • Infrequently lift and carry boxes weighing up to 50 pounds

  • Work at heights of up to 20 feet from the floor

  • Work in an environment with frequently changing temperatures

  • Walk, squat and bend over for intervals of 15-30 minutes

Top Candidates will also have:

  • Experience with operation of mobile equipment including sit-down forklift, stand-up forklift and materials tugger

  • SAP experience

  • Excavator/Tractor product line experience

Additional Information: Resumes are encouraged for all applicants. This position is on 1st shift and will have an entry wage of $15.99/hour. This position is located in Athens, GA. No relocation benefits are available.

Job Manufacturing & Supply Chain

Primary Location United States-Georgia-Athens

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

Relocation assistance is not available for this position.

Req ID: 180007BF