US Corporate / Part Time Internships

From the start, part time interns are challenged to demonstrate their strengths and apply their knowledge to help us build a better world.

Our Part Time Interns have the opportunity to gain practical, challenging and meaningful on-the-job work experience, while working for a global leader in innovation, technology and manufacturing.

Opportunities are available throughout the United States in Accounting, Revenue Management, Communications, Engineering, Environmental Health & Safety, Finance, Human Resources, Information Technology, Supply Chain, Logistics, Manufacturing/Operations, Marketing, Analytics and Purchasing.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Minimum cumulative grade point average of 2.8/4.0 (no rounding) or 3.0/4.0 depending on functional area
  • Full-time student (12 semester hours) attending a four-year university and have completed 12 semester hours prior to the start of the internship within driving distance to the facility in which they will be working
  • If transferred from a two-year university, have completed 12 semester hours at the four-year university prior to the start of the internship
  • Be legally authorized to work in the United States

Compensation and Benefits

Part time interns are well compensated with a competitive salary. Compensation is based on the number of semester hours completed toward the undergraduate/graduate degree or PhD. Part time interns can also take advantage of employee discounts on Caterpillar merchandise, cell phone service, computers and more.

Keeping You Here

When your assignment ends, there is a good chance that your connection with Caterpillar will continue. Many of our interns get infused with yellow blood and join Team Caterpillar either directly or by joining for a Corporate Internship. Get to know us and choose the path that is right for you.

How to Apply

Interested candidates should check with their university career services or placement office about Caterpillar recruiting opportunities. To view a list of openings or to apply, submit your online application and resume through