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About Caterpillar

With 2018 sales and revenues of $54.7 billion, Caterpillar is the world’s leading manufacturer of construction and mining equipment, diesel and natural gas engines, industrial gas turbines and diesel-electric locomotives. For more than 90 years, Caterpillar Inc. 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.

The company principally operates through its three primary segments - Construction Industries, Resource Industries and Energy & Transportation - and also provides financing and related services through its Financial Products segment.

Graduate Opportunities

A lot of our future leaders and specialists join us via our graduate scheme- so it's no wonder we're dedicated to attracting the best and brightest graduates every year. We have exciting and challenging opportunities around the UK.

What experiences can we offer you?

On our well-established and structured scheme, you will have the opportunity to experience various departments and functions of our business, and develop your skills accordingly. Which means that, by the time you have completed your various rotations, your knowledge of your chosen field will be deep, broad and impressive. All the time, you'll have an assigned mentor on hand, who'll provide you with expert advice when you need it. They'll help you make the most of the opportunities on offer, and lay the foundations of a stellar long-term career.

There is no specific 'type' of candidate we look for, as roles within our business are becoming more diverse - everyone has something unique to offer Caterpillar and we value individuals. We are, however, seeking people who share our core values of integrity, commitment, teamwork, excellence and sustainability.


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    The facts

    Organisation's locations: 
    Peterborough, Leicester, Shrewsbury, Peterlee, Stafford, Solihull, Larne
    Number of graduate vacancies per year overall: 


    The UK 300 rank

    170 out of 300

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