Warehouse Associate

  • Spokane
  • Caterpillar
Career Area:
Job Description:

Your Work Shapes the World at Caterpillar Inc.

When you join Caterpillar, you're joining a global team who cares not just about the work we do – but also about each other. We are the makers, problem solvers, and future world builders who are creating stronger, more sustainable communities. We don't just talk about progress and innovation here – we make it happen, with our customers, where we work and live. Together, we are building a better world, so we can all enjoy living in it.

Earn up to $21.09/hour!

Location: 9610 W Hallett Road, Spokane, WA 99224

Compensation and Benefits:
* Starting wage is $20.00/hour (paid weekly) for second, third, fourth, fifth and seventh shifts

* Starting wage is $21.09/hour (paid weekly) for sixth shift
* Overtime opportunities available at 1.5x pay rate

* Medical, dental, vision and prescription benefits starting day 1

* 6% company match for 401k
* Up to 12% quarterly bonus on top of base pay, based on performance evaluation

* Twice a year raises, based on your performance evaluation

* 2 weeks paid vacation, paid holidays, and paid sick time

* Employee Assistance Programs providing financial advice, personal and group therapy, etc.

* College tuition assistance program available after 1 year employment

Great earning potential! If you are career oriented with a strong work ethic, Caterpillar is the place for you!

Don't miss this opportunity to work in a fun atmosphere where safety is our number one priority !

Excellent individual training provided with continued development opportunities available to give you the experience you need to grow quickly within the company.


actual shift availability varies week by week and successful candidates will be started as soon as a position becomes available on their requested shift.

Please note that this could mean a sizable waiting period before starting.

-1st Shift: Monday - Friday 6am - 2:30pm ($19.00/hour)

- 2nd Shift: Monday - Friday 2pm – 10:30pm ($20.00/hour)

- 3rd Shift: Sunday night – Friday morning 10pm – 6:30am ($20.00/hour)

- 4th Shift: Saturday and Sunday 10am – 8:30pm and Monday and Tuesday 2pm – 12:30am ($20.00/hour)

- 5th Shift: Wednesday – Friday 2pm – 12:30am and Saturday 10am – 8:30pm ($20.00/hour)

- 6th Shift: Friday night to Sunday morning 8pm – 8:30am and Sunday night to Monday morning 6pm-6:30am ($21.09/hour)

- 7th Shift: Monday night to Friday morning 10pm - 8:30am ($20.00/hour)

Reasons you'll love working here:

* Compensation: Caterpillar offers competitive wages and pays weekly

* Benefits: Our range of benefits include Day 1 health care, vision, dental, Quarterly bonuses, 401(k) savings plans with company match, paid time off and more!

* Career development: Your work impacts the world. You’ll receive ongoing technical training. You can choose a career path that best suits your skills and interests with opportunity for advancement.

Job Duties/Responsibilities:
•Operating heavy equipment including sit down forklifts, reach trucks, order pickers, and overhead hoists
•Perform material handling and warehousing functions such as unloading, sorting, putting away, picking, packing and shipping parts, materials and supplies
•Operates electronic hardware/RF units

Essential Job Functions:
•Good attendance record and ability to work OT when required

•Consistent usage of required PPE for task being performed

•Work in an environment with frequently changing temperatures

•The ability to properly perform quality checks

Basic Qualifications:

•One year of previous work or volunteer experience
•Candidates must be 18 years or older

•Willing and able to be trained on heavy equipment including sit down forklifts, reach trucks and order pickers and overhead hoists

•Adhere to all facility safety policies and procedures

•Frequently lift parts up to 50 pounds individually
•Frequently bending, reaching, climbing, walking and squatting while performing job tasks

All eligible candidates MUST pass the following pre-employment screenings before they can be hired to Caterpillar:

Background Screening

Drug Screening

Post-Offer Medical Questionnaire - clearance from Corporate Medical

Caterpillar is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. Caterpillar is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, age or other legally protected status. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply.

Caterpillar is not currently hiring individuals for this position who now or in the future require sponsorship for employment-based non-immigrant and immigrant visas. However, as a global company, Caterpillar offers many job opportunities outside of the U.S. which can be found through our employment website

Relocation reimbursement is not offered for this position.

Your work ethic, commitment to quality and eagerness to learn will help our customers do work that matters. Apply now!

Visa Sponsorship is not available for this position. 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. As a global company, Caterpillar offers many job opportunities outside of the U.S which can be found through our employment website at www.caterpillar.com/careers.

Summary Pay Range:

$17.90 - $23.30

Compensation and benefits offered may vary depending on multiple individualized factors, job level, market location, job-related knowledge, skills, individual performance and experience. Please note that salary is only one component of total compensation at Caterpillar.


Annual incentive bonus plan*

Medical, dental, and vision coverage

Paid time off plan (Vacation, Holiday, Volunteer, Etc.)

401k savings plan

Health savings account (HSA)

Flexible spending accounts (FSAs)

Disability benefits

Life Insurance

Parental leave

Healthy Lifestyle Programs

Employee Assistance Programs

Voluntary Benefits and Employee Discounts

Tuition Reimbursement

Career Development

*Subject to annual eligibility and incentive plan guidelines .

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

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