Caterpillar Data Analysis Intern in Peoria, Illinois

For nearly 90 years, Caterpillar Inc. has been making sustainable progress possible and driving positive change on every continent. Customers turn to Caterpillar to help them develop infrastructure, energy and natural resource assets.

Caterpillar is the world's leading manufacturer of construction and mining equipment, diesel and natural gas engines, industrial gas turbines and diesel-electric locomotives. We don't just build great products, we pair them with the newest digital technologies and analytics to solve problems and anticipate customer needs.

We are bringing our industry into the Age of Smart iron. A lasting legacy of talented and committed employees give Caterpillar its competitive edge. it is our team that has allowed this company to accomplish great things. From the construction of the Hoover Dam, to earthquake relief in Indonesia, our employees have never failed to give customers enduring results through superior service and innovation.

Data Analysis Internship Details:

As a Data Analysis intern, you will be exposed to a variety of projects related to collection, analysis and reporting of data sets within Caterpillar’s different business segments. Projects could include but are not limited to:

  • Publish monthly reports including data analysis in Excel/PowerPoint for Marine Parts Excellence

  • Mainframe system work to validate Data Accuracy

  • Creating data driven power point presentations for data analysis to management

  • Compiling, presenting and analyzing data at market levels for potential marketing programs

  • Pulling Product data and creating/implementing a project dashboard

  • Coordination of data into a single integrated information platform

  • Coordination of business plans

  • Other projects as determined based off candidate skill set

Candidates will be considered for positions throughout the United States.

Possible Session Dates:

Spring: January 8 2018 – April 27, 2018

Summer: May 21, 2018 – August 10, 2018

Fall: August 20, 2018 – December 7, 2018

This is a 40 hour per week assignment lasting 12 or 16 weeks

Besides exciting work, Corporate Interns will experience:

  • Comprehensive internship orientation

  • Travel reimbursement

  • Tours of state-of-the-art manufacturing facilities

  • Product Demonstrations

  • Various social events

  • Networking opportunities with leadership

  • Intern roundtable discussions

  • 3 personal days/paid holidays and more!

Thousands of Caterpillar Employees come into work every day. While they perform their daily tasks, they're really contributing to the work of a powerful global team. At Caterpillar, we know that innovation happens step-by-step, piece by- piece, person-by-person.

Everyone has a vital role to play at our organization. Models and small projects can grow and evolve into groundbreaking, world-changing technologies, machines, services and more through collaboration and teamwork in a diverse and inclusive work environment.

Caterpillar couldn't be the company it is today without the men and women who shape it by producing their best work. Because employees power the success of Caterpillar, the company is committed to empowering the success of the employees. When the employees win, so does Caterpillar.

If you are interested in applying for this position, please attach a copy of your resume and an unofficial transcript to your application.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Must be enrolled as a Full-Time student at an accredited 4-year university pursuing a degree in a technically related field

  • GPA requirements: 3.0/4.0 scale (no rounding)

  • 30 completed semester hours prior to the start of the internship

  • Strong experience with excel including:

  • V/H lookups

  • Pivot Tables

  • Advanced formula calculations

  • Experience writing and executing Macros

  • Must be able to relocate to the internship location for the duration of the internship and complete a daily work commute utilizing reliable transportation

Top Candidates will also have:

  • Previous experience writing SQL queries

  • Previous internship experience

  • Previous experience utilizing Statistical Programming or Data Visualization tools

  • Documented experience in both technical/non-technical fields

  • Strong initiative, communication, leadership and interpersonal skills

  • Familiarity with Caterpillar products

Caterpillar is not currently hiring individuals for this position who now or in the future require sponsorship for employment visa status; however, as a global company, Caterpillar offers many job opportunities outside of the U.S. which can be found through our employment website

Job: *Information Analytics

Title: Data Analysis Intern

Location: Illinois-Peoria

Requisition ID: 170007Q2

Other Locations: United States-Texas