Thompson Tractor CAT Careers


Thompson Tractor employs more than 1,200 people in Alabama, northwest Florida and Georgia. We offer competitive wages and benefits as well as many opportunities for advancement.


Thompson Tractor Company was founded in 1957 by Hall W. Thompson and is now succeeded by Michael D. Thompson who became the Company President in 1986. We are a full-line Caterpillar dealer for Alabama and northwest Florida and the Caterpillar forklift dealer for most of Georgia. Thompson Tractor provides a diverse array of services to customers through our four divisions: Thompson Tractor Company, Thompson Power Systems, Thompson Lift Truck Company, and The Thompson Cat Rental Store.The Company is headquartered in Birmingham, AL and has multiple locations across Alabama, Northwest Florida, and Georgia. 

Thompson Tractor offers a variety of career opportunities. We have multiple departments within our Company that require a different range of skill sets. Click HERE to view a list of departments. Click HERE to view employee benefits. 




For additional information  please call the Human Resources Department at 205-849-4303. You may also email





Thompson Tractor is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, and continues to provide equal employment opportunity to all applicants and employees, including veterans and qualified individuals with disabilities.

Thompson Tractor is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and provides reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans in job application procedures. If you have any difficulty using our system and you need an accommodation due to a disability, you may use the alternative email address below to contact us about your interest in employment at Thompson. To learn more about our responsibility as an Equal Opportunity Employer, view the EEO is the Law poster.

You may access and read our entire EEO Policy Statement here. Please note, we partner with the Department of Homeland Security/US Customs and Immigration Service to E-Verify all newly hired employees.