Abled & Disabled Employees Partnering Together (ADEPT)

Who We Are
Abled & Disabled Employees Partnering Together (ADEPT) supports employees with disabilities and those impacted by disabilities and works to enhance business results and Caterpillar's recognition as a supportive and developed workplace.

The Abled and Disabled Employees Partnering Together (ADEPT) was established in 2012 with a vision for Caterpillar to be recognized as a great place to work for employees with challenges.

Through education, personal development, support and outreach, we will enhance business results and enable Caterpillar business units to become acknowledged leaders in the employment of individuals with disabilities and those impacted by disabilities.

MISSION - In support of the Best Team Strategic Goal we will integrate diversity and inclusion into our corporate culture by:

  • Attract – We support Caterpillar's strategy to recruit and retain qualified individuals with disabilities in the organization   
  • Develop – We partner with business units to ensure there are opportunities for professional growth
  • Perform – We will direct employees and leaders to the available resources to help with the navigation of company facilities, technology, policies and procedures.
  • Living Our Values In Action – We engage our workforce with events, activities and community outreach efforts to integrate awareness into our corporate culture.