At Caterpillar, we're working to help our customers build a better world. We wouldn’t be the Caterpillar we are today without the exceptionally talented, bright and driven people who get the job done. This is your chance to help us make progress possible around the world – for our customers, for growing communities and for every member of our team. We are looking for a dynamic, organized self-starter to join our Product Support and Logistics Division as a Communications Intern in Morton, IL.
Product Support and Logistics Division
We’re committed to our customers, who build a better world with our products, services and solutions. We understand and show the value of why they should always choose us. We’re exploring new ideas and opportunities – innovating to discover the breakthroughs necessary for tomorrow’s growth.
And we are one team – creating and delivering world-class components and solutions superior to the competition.
As a Communications Intern you will work with fun, energetic teams and leaders to develop internal and external communications. Caterpillar interns are challenged with real world projects and assignments that add value and develop professional skills. While with us, a communication intern is typically involved in the following:
Working with leaders to build and execute creative communication plans and strategies
Writing and copy editing internal and external communications
Supporting website strategy and video production
Creating eye-catching visual communications
Organizing events and engaging with the local community
Our work environment is friendly, fast-paced and constantly changing. If you want to help us do the work that helps our customers build a better world, apply!
Summer 2020: May 18, 2020 – August 7, 2020
This is a 40 hour per week assignment, lasting 12 weeks.
Besides exciting work, Corporate Interns will experience:
Comprehensive internship orientation
Tours of state-of-the-art manufacturing and research facilities
Various social events
Networking with leadership
Intern round-table discussions
Business skill building
Career discussion with leaders and experts
Resume and Interview workshop
- Must be currently enrolled in a full-time, four-year accredited college or university or graduate school in one of the following degree programs: communications, marketing or business
- Minimum 3.0/4.0 Cumulative GPA (no rounding)
- Expected graduation: December 2020 and beyond
- Proficient in Microsoft Office 365 tools: PowerPoint, Word, Excel, SharePoint, Stream, Teams, etc.
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills
- Previous internship experience in communications, marketing or business
- Visual communications experience; proficient in Adobe Creative Suite
EEO/AA Employer. All qualified individuals - including minorities, females, veterans and individuals with disabilities - are encouraged to apply.