Loader Blocker – 1st Shift Job in Caterpillar
Career Area:Manufacturing & Supply Chain
Secure job assignment, including minimal job instructions for ordinary work, facilities and materials. Determine sequence of operations.
Identify materials, prepare and pack parts, sub-assemblies and complete machines in boxes, pallets and other containers. Load containers, parts, sub-assemblies and machines on freight cars, trucks, etc. manually or with jib and overhead cranes in accordance with loading instructions. Block and make fast with wire rope, bands, loading rods and plates, lumber and other blocking materials and miscellaneous hardware items, using saws, drills, hammers and other hand tools. Apply preservatives and protective materials.
Workload may change mid operation to more priority concerns.
Minimum of 2 years experience cutting, forming and building a variety of wood boxes for shipment of products
Experience of loading and securing large components onto rail cars and trucks
Carpentry background a plus
Ability to work well individually or in a team environment
Ability to work overtime to support production demands
Experience in preserving and securing parts on crates and skids
This position is located at the Caterpillar manufacturing facility located in South Milwaukee, Wisconsin
This position is 1st shift
This position starts at $18.13 hr and includes immediate benefits, such as medical, dental, and vision coverage, as well as a matching Tax-Deferred Savings Plan.
No relocation assistance is available.
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EEO/AA Employer. All qualified individuals – including minorities, females, veterans and individuals with disabilities – are encouraged to apply.
EEO/AA Employer. All qualified individuals – Including minorities, females, veterans and individuals with disabilities – are encouraged to apply.
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