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Caterpillar Reviews

Updated Nov 10, 2019

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3.7
71%
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73%
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Caterpillar CEO Jim Umpleby (no image)
Jim Umpleby
512 Ratings
Pros
Cons
  • "There headquarters is in Peoria(in 142 reviews)

  • "Upper-upper management was up in the clouds(in 98 reviews)

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  1. "Good company in the industry"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Mechanical Design Engineer in Chennai
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Caterpillar full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Good Salary, incentive, work ethics, challenging job, top brand.

    Cons

    Your career growth will be comparatively slow. You don't have many similar companies in the industry so finding direct related jobs are not easy.

    Advice to Management

    Continue doing what is good for the company

    Caterpillar2019-11-09
  2. "Logistic planning analyst"

    StarStarStarStarStar
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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Bangalore
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Caterpillar full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    1. Work life balance 2. Compensation and benefit

    Cons

    1. Career opportunity can be better

    Caterpillar2019-11-08
  3. "Top Engineering company"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Engineering Specialist in Chennai
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Caterpillar full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    1. work culture is good 2. Good opportunity to learn new stuffs on job

    Cons

    1. Work life balance 2. Particularly in India, very less external training is provided. People who are out for training are forced to deliver current commitments. This is not the case in US.

    Advice to Management

    Invest in people to prepare them for next generation of AI world.

    Caterpillar2019-11-05
  4. "Work culture is good"

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    Former Employee - Transmission Engineer in Bangalore
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Caterpillar full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Can learn a lot of things

    Cons

    Few people wont allow you to learn

    Advice to Management

    Should support and give proper Recognition

    Caterpillar2019-11-04
  5. "Get"

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    Former Employee - G E T in Chennai
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Caterpillar full-time

    Pros

    Good environment to grow Good work culture

    Cons

    No cons in cat ind Pvt lts

    Caterpillar2019-10-30
  6. "Methods engineer"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Tiruvallūr
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Caterpillar full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Good workplace to learn more

    Cons

    Very poor Work life balance

    Caterpillar2019-10-28
  7. "End to End GL process"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Caterpillar full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Benefits, Good manager, Lott to learn

    Cons

    Politics, Employees discrimination, Less security of job

    Advice to Management

    Don’t do employee discrimination

    Caterpillar2019-10-26
  8. "IT Analyst"

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    Former Employee - IT Analyst in Bangalore
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Caterpillar full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Work from home and not much work

    Cons

    No career growth and HR policies.

    Caterpillar2019-10-24
  9. "My Experience with Caterpillar India"

    StarStarStarStarStar
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Caterpillar full-time

    Pros

    1. Good Comp and Benefits 2. Exposure to great policies and practices 3. Good Work life balance

    Cons

    1. Bad Managers 2. Cumbersome internal movements 3. Politics and Beauracracy

    Caterpillar2019-10-07
  10. "Best place to work"

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    Former Employee - Associate IT Analyst in Chennai
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Caterpillar full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    flexible timings, friendly environment, good place to work.

    Cons

    removed whole team after an year cause of budget loss

    Caterpillar2019-10-16
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