A career that matters. Because you do. 

When a company is filled with makers, doers, problem-solvers and worldbuilders, there are stories to be told -- about passion, about purpose and about what matters most.

What motivates employees to join Team Caterpillar and do the work that matters differs from person to person. Because our employees are unique. They bring their diverse backgrounds, new ideas, fresh creativity and varied experience to work every day to inspire innovation and collaboration.

We are a global team of over 109,000 people with over 109,000 individual stories to tell. But we have one thing in common: the drive to help our customers build a better, more sustainable world. 

How to Inspire Others with Courage, Willpower and Determination

Prijitha’s career journey took an unexpected turn when challenges at home called for her to step in and help. Through it all, she proved there Is no job that she cannot do, upholding her commitment to family and advancing in her career as a Manufacturing Engineer. Today, she is passionate about inspiring women to pursue careers in manufacturing.

Building a Better World Through a Passion for Giving Back

When Tu was working at a sneaker store in Taiwan during his undergraduate studies, a coworker motivated him to push to achieve more. After teaching himself English and continuing his education in the U.S., Tu joined #TeamCaterpillar and quickly brought his data visualization skills and passion to the team. Fast forward to today, Tu continues to inspire others by creating data visualization tutorials in Mandarin and visiting Taiwan to present his knowledge in person.

A Life Journey of Regaining Confidence and Career Growth

After a career break, Nidhi's life journey took an unexpected turn, but she never gave up. With strength and determination, she succeeded in her career defying societal pressures. Today, she stands proud as a single parent, a successful Engineering Leader, and an inspiration for all of Team Caterpillar.

A Career that Grows with You

From Brazil to the U.S., Lucas' 23-year career journey with Caterpillar has been a true adventure of growth, both professionally and personally. As a Senior Manager of Analytics for Caterpillar’s Digital Division, he is inspiring others to embrace change and curiosity in their own lives and careers.

Inclusion Matters: How We All Can Make a Difference

When Barbara was a child, her family moved from Puerto Rico to the U.S. The challenges they faced along their journey brought them closer together and defined the person she is today. Now a strategy manager for Caterpillar, she’s making sure employees experience the same welcoming culture that she did.

How a Water Bottle Changed Lives

After graduating high school, Hiro flew from Tokyo to Chicago to attend college in America. He didn’t speak a word of English but met people along his journey who became friends, helping him learn and grow. Now a Marketing Manager for Caterpillar, see how he’s paying it forward.

Beating Addiction to Build a Better Life

After suffering from a severe car accident, Nick fought, and won, his battle with addiction. Now a Repair Specialist for Caterpillar, he’s here to share his story about how finding stability on his road to recovery helped him become his best self.  

A Life-Changing Phone Call That Led To A New Life. 

Katie received a devastating call leading her to make a big life change. She decided after years of serving her country, that it was time for her to leave the military to be there for her daughter. Katie’s talents were recognized by Caterpillar, and she now uses her unique skills to help Veterans transition into civilian jobs.