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Caterpillar Inc Mechanical engg. design internship interview

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Sai Nikhil YeluriFresherSelected
Application
I was interviewed on-campus at IIT Madras for Mechanical engg. design role at Caterpillar Inc
Interview Process
Resume Shortlist
Round 1

Resume Shortlist

Interview Tips
Do have a look at senior's resumes which will help you present your achievements in a sound manner.
Skills

Skills Tested

  • Projects
Motivation for applying
Passion and interest in the work offered by the company.
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Caterpillar Inc Associate engineer interview

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Sheetabha BajpayeeFresherSelected
Application
I was interviewed on-campus at IIT Roorkee for Associate engineer role at Caterpillar Inc
Interview Process
Test
Round 1

Test

Duration
60 Minutes
No. of Questions
45 questions
Interview Experience
Questions were pretty basic from Mechanics of Solids, Hydraulics, Internal Combustion Engines, Production Engineering and last section was of aptitude & English.
Interview Tips
Read from books like Gere for MOS, Ganesan for ICE & keep preparing for basic aptitude right from the beginning of 7th semester (3rd semester for PG guys). Hydraulics is also quite important.
Skills

Skills Tested

    Motivation for applying
    Premier research and development company in India as well as in world in the field of Diesel and natural gas engines. Hence, it is dream company for any mechanical engineering graduate interested in technical domain.
    Funny Moments
    At the end of interview, panel members said "You are too cool a guy to hang out with."
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    Caterpillar Inc Graduate trainee interview

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    AnonymousFresherSelected
    Application
    I was interviewed on-campus for Graduate trainee role at Caterpillar Inc
    Interview Process
    Resume Shortlist Test Group Discussion HR Interview Technical Interview Other Interview
    Round 1

    Resume Shortlist

    Interview Experience
    The shortlisting was done mainly on the basis of CPI(>=6)
    Round 2

    Test

    Duration
    90 Minutes
    No. of Questions
    15X4 questions
    Test Sections
    • Section 1: Aptitude
    Interview Experience
    Only 21 candidates were shortlisted in this round.
    Interview Tips
    Read following topics properly:
    1. Design & manufacturing 2. Hydraulics 3. Mathematics - Simple numerical 4. English
    Round 3

    Group Discussion

    Duration
    20 Minutes
    Group Discussion Topic
    Indo China Relationship
    Interview Experience
    There were more topics like:
    1. Excellence v/s Talent 2. White lead on white paper
    Interview Tips
    Only 2 people were shortlisted from each group. In total, 12 were selected.
    Round 4

    HR Interview

    Interview Questions
    • Question 1: Where would you see yourself in 5 years and in 10 years from now?
    • Question 2: What are your hobbies?
    • Question 3: If your CPI is low, justify it.
    • Question 4: Have you dealt with any similar language problem earlier(since the posting was in chennai)?
    Round 5

    Technical Interview

    Interview Questions
    • Question 1: Technical questions on Fluids/ Hydraulics
    • Question 2: What have you done in your BTP?
    • Question 3: What use your BTP can be put to? (Application of BTech Project)
    Interview Experience
    It was taken by two senior managers.
    Round 6

    Other Interview

    Interview Questions
    • Question 1: Design any component on your own, if given a chance?
    • Question 2: General questions on MoS (Cantilever beam with Moment M, solve it)
    Interview Experience
    It was an Alumnus interview and varied between 15-35 minutes.The resume was reviewed by the interviewers and questions based on their internship were commonly asked to all.
    Skills

    Skills Tested

      General Tips
      Be yourself and stay calm.
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      Caterpillar Inc Core internship interview

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      Aditya KeshavFresherSelected
      Application
      I was interviewed on-campus at IIT Madras for Core role at Caterpillar Inc
      Interview Process
      Resume Shortlist
      Round 1

      Resume Shortlist

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      Caterpillar Inc interview

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      NAFresherSelected
      Application
      I was interviewed on-campus at Anna University Chennai for role at Caterpillar Inc
      Interview Process
      Test Group Discussion HR Interview
      Round 1

      Test

      Test Sections
      • Section 1: Quantitative Aptitude
      • Section 2: Verbal Questions
      • Section 3: Technical Questions.
      Interview Experience
      Aptitude questions:
      1)Two fathers,Two sons went for hunting.Each person killed a Rabbit,then what is the minimum number of rabbit killed?
      2)Ladder and Area based questions.
      Verbal Questions are related to grammar.
      Technical: One long C# program and 15 questions from it. Concentrated more  on OOPS , DBMS

      Round 2

      Group Discussion

      Group Discussion Topic
      Facebook Vs Google+,Higher Education in India Vs Higher Education abroad,Education System in India,Mobile Phone-Boon or Bane,C# Vs Java.
      Round 3

      HR Interview

      Interview Questions
      • Question 1: Tell me about yourself  (try to tell all responsibilities undertaken)?
      • Question 2: Tell me about your Strengths and weaknesses?
      • Question 3: Where u see yourself 5 years from today?
      • Question 4: Tell me about the projects which you have done?
      Interview Experience
       None of us know on what basis the selection was done. Out of the fifteen people shortlisted 
      after GD, hardly 8 or 9 were interviewed properly by HR. The last 2 or 3 were just asked to tell 
      about themselves. When I asked them of what use, I, as an IT engineer could be to their 
      company, those people simply said they use computers for problem solving. 
      Well the brand name and the pay is extremely good, so anyone who feels lucky can try for it.
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      Caterpillar Inc Associate engineer interview

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      AnonymousFresherSelected
      Application
      I was interviewed on-campus for Associate engineer role at Caterpillar Inc
      Interview Process
      Test Group Discussion Interview
      Round 1

      Test

      Test Sections
      • Section 1: Technical-1
      • Section 2: Technical-2
      • Section 3: Aptitude
      Interview Experience
      The main topics for the test areDesignManufacturing processesEnginesBasics of fluid mechanics (hydraulics)Aptitude section-general knowledge and English.
      Round 2

      Group Discussion

      Interview Experience
      The topics for group discussions are based on current affairs and general knowledge, like the introduction of FDI markets. You can also be given more general topics like importance of education, success in failure.
      Interview Tips
      Importance is given to general knowledge.It is a leadership profile, the main focus was on communication skills, ability to work with and lead a team.
      Round 3

      Interview

      Interview Experience
      One or two rounds of interviewTechnical questions based on the projects and internships can be asked. Be prepared for practical applications of the concepts learned in class.
      Interview Tips
      Prepare well for standard HR questionsLeadership qualities, PoRs , resume are given weightage
      Skills

      Skills Tested

        Resources

        Preparation materials

        Courses
        • IC Engines ,
        • Fluid Mechanics,
        • Manufacturing Technology ,
        • Strength of Materials,
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        Caterpillar Inc Associate engineer interview

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        AnonymousFresherSelected
        Application
        I was interviewed on-campus for Associate engineer role at Caterpillar Inc
        Interview Process
        Test Group Discussion Interview
        Round 1

        Test

        Duration
        90 Minutes
        Interview Experience
        There was a written test (Technical + Aptitude) .
        Round 2

        Group Discussion

        Group Discussion Topic
        Every cloud has a silver lining
        Round 3

        Interview

        Interview Experience
        Skills tested :: Mainly related to your Project work
        Skills

        Skills Tested

          Skill Tips
          I think I got selected because of my CGPA(9.09) + project field.
          General Tips
          I started after end sem exams. Starting earlier always helps.
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          Caterpillar Inc Caterpillar Software Analyst profile interview questions

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          • Question 1: c, sql, java - asked on Dec, 2016 in Bengaluru

          Caterpillar Inc Caterpillar IT Analyst II profile interview questions

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          • Question 1: I applied for technical profile so most of the questions were related to my domain (middleware).All high level questions like, how to install WAS, configure few things and more on the troubleshooting - asked on Jan, 2013 in Bengaluru

          Caterpillar Inc Caterpillar Engineer profile interview questions

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          • Question 1: Career related questions, aspirationswhat will be different, if they hire me.Technical questionsScenario based questionsManagerial questionsHr Discussion - asked on Jul, 2016 in Peoria, IL
          • Question 1: java - asked in Chennai

          Caterpillar Inc Caterpillar Software Engineer profile interview questions

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          • Question 1: OOPS,DBMS,DS,Projects (All basics) - asked on Oct, 2016 in Chennai

          Caterpillar Inc Caterpillar Service Info Engineer profile interview questions

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          • Question 1: previous experience - asked on Feb, 2012 in Chennai

          Caterpillar Inc Caterpillar Senior Engineer profile interview questions

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          • Question 1: 1. How have you handled time pressure in your projects? - asked on Mar, 2015 in Chennai

          Caterpillar Inc Caterpillar Assistant Manager profile interview questions

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          • Question 1: About myself - asked in

          Caterpillar Inc Caterpillar Intern - Hourly profile interview questions

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          • Question 1: main project details (spent around half of the time )CAN Protocol, Frame structure,baud rate,Flip Flop,HR questions were few and easy ones only like whre do you see yourself after 5 years etc..best idea try to involve in your main project more time so that you will face less questions fro other areas - asked on Feb, 2016 in Chennai

          Caterpillar Inc Caterpillar Teach Lead profile interview questions

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          • Question 1: ASP .Net security ,Authentication - asked on Apr, 2016 in Bengaluru

          Caterpillar Inc Caterpillar Inventory Analyst profile interview questions

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          • Question 1: What was the toughest thing you handled at your work place? - asked on Jun, 2016 in Bengaluru

          Caterpillar Inc Caterpillar Human Resources profile interview questions

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          • Question 1: 1. Most of the questions are from behavioural and attitude related to check your Analytical, people and problem solving skills2. Each Interviewer takes about 20 minutes to know more about the individual personality and his style of working - asked on Apr, 2017 in Thiruvallur
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