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Heavy Equipment Shop Mechanic -Shakopee, MN

Shakopee, MN, US



At Terex, we aim to help improve the lives of people around the world -- and that includes our team members. By joining Terex, you become a part of some of the most powerful brands in the manufacturing industry.  You also gain access to global career opportunities, highly competitive compensation and benefits and a work environment that is committed to safety and teamwork.  If you are looking for an organization where the work you do is meaningful and the relationships you build are impactful, then take a closer look at the great opportunities we have available.


At Terex Services, we are constantly expanding our service capabilities and growing our teams to best serve our customers by listening, responding and delivering solutions.  Our Heavy Equipment Shop Mechanics assess, diagnose, repair, refurbish, replace, and complete Life Cycle Solutions on a variety of mobile equipment including Terex Utility and Genie brand equipment.  With on-going factory training and development, world-class technical support and well-equipped, supportive and safe work environment, you are ensured a long and rewarding career with Terex.



Are you seeking entrepreneurial, empowering, hands-on work where you can:

  • Develop your new skills to take your career to the next level
  • Count on a dedicated support team committed to your safety and success
  • Work on a variety of different equipment
  • Work as part of a team in an expanding and growing environment
  • Count on a consistent schedule each week, with opportunities for overtime


Basic Qualifications:

  • High school graduate or GED
  • 2+ years recent mechanic experience


Preferred qualifications:

  • 5+ years in a similar field
  • Excellent communication skills both oral and written.
  • Experience with utility-type equipment
  • Fluid Power experience or knowledge
  • Needs to own or supply own tools
  • Basic computer skills
  • Experience and/or educational background related to mechanics, electronics, or hydraulic systems. Truck-mounted hydraulic utility equipment and/or aerial work platforms preferred
  • Solid troubleshooting fundamentals with mechanical, hydraulic and/or electrical systems
  • Strong customer service and safety focused mindset
  • Solid computer and shop math skills
  • Ability to interpret blueprints, drawings and work orders
  • Ability to perform the essential physical functions including frequent stooping, bending, squatting, and kneeling under/above equipment, lifting up to 75 pounds. Ability to read, write, and communicate in English.
  • Ability work in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to work in a team-based, safety focused workplace
  • Strong reliability, initiative and positive attitude
  • Willingness and eagerness to meet and exceed deadlines and goals while learning and growing in a fast past, team-focused environment  


Location: US-MN Shakopee HR 

Department: Customer and Product Support 

Job ID: 35821 


Terex Overview:

At Terex, we fully embrace the increasingly diverse world around us and strive to create an empowering and welcoming workplace culture. We are a $4.0 billion publicly traded global manufacturer of materials processing and aerial work platform products and services. We are passionate about producing equipment that helps improve the lives of people around the world and providing our team members with a rewarding career and the opportunity to make an impact. 

While our operations are global, each office or factory is a close-knit community. We value diversity, equity and inclusion, safety, integrity, respect, servant leadership, courage, citizenship, and continuous improvement. It’s an exciting time to be part of the expanding manufacturing sector – come join us! 

Additional Information 

We see inclusion as a key to our success and are committed to actively foster a culture where every team member feels valued, listened to, and appreciated. We are committed to being fair and impartial in our decisions, ensuring equity within our workplace.  

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.  

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