Opportunities through Caterpillar
In December 1997 Perkins Engines Company Limited was acquired by Caterpillar Inc, and today it remains a strategic brand within the company’s portfolio.
Career opportunities at Caterpillar include job openings at Perkins.
We have opportunities for:
- Highly skilled production, manufacturing and distribution professionals
- Interns and recent college graduates to become the talented professionals of tomorrow
- Experienced professionals looking for a new challenge with a growing global company
We’re always keen to meet talented, ambitious people who are interested in setting out on the road to success.
Apprenticeships - technical, business, craft and supply chain
Our Peterborough and Stafford facilities in the UK offers two apprenticeship schemes; technical and business. A craft apprenticeship is also available in Stafford.
For budding engineers our Advanced Apprenticeship combines 'hands-on' work experience with technical training. The Technical Apprenticeship will lead to technician qualifications in maintenance, quality, tool room machining, fabricator welder or research and development.
Our Business Apprenticeship provides experience in a range of office based departments including purchasing, supply chain, human resources, finance, manufacturing operations and engineering.
Our Craft Apprenticeship provides factory floor experience within the machining shop, assembly, test and finish. When it’s appropriate, you’ll also get hands-on engineering experience, under skilled supervision.
The functional areas you can expect to work in include: Customer Account Management, Production Planning, Logistics Engineering, Supplier Management, Freight Management and Export Documentation, giving you the potential to gain understanding and experience of the end-to-end supply chain at one of the world’s leading manufacturers of commercial diesel engines.