Caterpillar Inc. is once again taking applications for their student training program. Applications are available at Spoon River College in the student services office and may be picked up from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. The application deadline is March 1, 2013.
Opportunities exist in the following areas:
--Accounting: basic accounting, basic accounts receivable, basic bank reconciliation
--Clerical: proficient in typing and computer software knowledge, data entry, filing, answer phones, schedule meetings, distribute mail, operate copy machine, maintain office supplies.
--Technical-Engineering: CAD, engineering, manufacturing, logistics, electronics, PRO-E.
--Technical-IT: personal computer support, website maintenance, rework computer hardware, basic electric experience in Lab, HTML, install computer hardware/software.
Applicants must: have a cumulative 2.8 grade-point average on a 4.0 scale as reflected on the student's official transcript; be at least 16 years of age; be a full-time student and currently enrolled as a junior or senior in high school or as a community college freshman or sophomore; meet Caterpillar's criteria regarding job fields; and be legally authorized to work in the U.S.
Completed application packets must have the addendum application, resume, current high school or community college transcript, faculty recommendation, and attendance and disciplinary record (high school students only) noted on checklist by appropriate school personnel. Students must also apply online at:
Completed packets anon may be mailed to: Caterpillar Inc., Mid-Illinois District Office, 2000 East Washington St., East Peoria, Il 60630-2000
Attn: Student Trainee Program Administrator.
Applications can be obtained from Brandi Ketcham, Room C133 on the Canton campus. For more information, call 309-649-6324 or visit HYPERLINK "http://www.jointeamcaterpillar.com/cda/layout?m=398560&x=97" http://www.jointeamcaterpillar.com/cda/layout?m=398560&x=97
Applications received and/or postmarked after the deadline will not be considered.