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Heavy Equipment Shop Mechanic - Mountville, PA

Thomasville, PA, US



Primary responsibility is to troubleshoot, diagnose, and repair truck mounted aerial equipment, digger derricks and aerial work platforms.   Also, removes, installs, diagnoses, repairs, disassembles, assembles and performs failure analyses of all heavy equipment as well as troubleshoots, reconditions, and services all hydraulic cylinders, systems, and components.



  • Troubleshoot, diagnose and repair truck mounted aerial platforms,  digger derricks and aerial work platforms
  • Perform diagnostics and repair of hydraulic and electrical components
  • Communicates findings and recommendations to customer and management.
  • Test operation of completed unit
  • Install heavy components such as PTO’s,  pumps and transmissions under trucks
  • Install components in truck cabs, on truck bodies and in aerial manlifts
  • Maintain cleanliness of own work area, including proper storage, return or disposal of parts after each job
  • Perform job duties or assigned tasks with minimal supervision.
  • Communicate well with both the customer and the office

Basic Qualifications:

  • High School diploma or GED
  • 2+ years of recent mechanic experience


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Have a clean driving record/ Will be driving company vehicle
  • Be able to drive up to 75% of the time locally
  • Good communication skills - will have direct contact with customers
  • Experience with field inspections on heavy equipment
  • Ability to read hydraulic and electrical schematics
  • Ability to use fluid and load testing tools
  • Ability to lift 40 lbs
  • Ability to work overtime
  • Able to climb, twist, bend, push, pull, carry as needed
  • Be proficient at cylinders, pumps, motor, valve components, and with advanced hydraulic systems.
  • Heavy equipment mechanic experience, utility equipment experience, heavy truck equipment experience
  • Fluid Power Society Certification
  • Ability to interpret blue prints, schematics, drawings and work orders
  • Welding skills

Location: US-PA Thomasville HR 

Department: Customer and Product Support 

Job ID: 1368 


Terex Overview:

Terex Corporation is a $4.5 billion, publicly traded global manufacturer of lifting and material processing products and services. The company is passionate about producing equipment that improves the lives of people around the world. Terex operations are global, yet each office or factory is a close-knit community. Terex provides team members with a rewarding career and the opportunity to make an impact. The company values diversity and inclusion, safety, integrity, respect, servant leadership, courage and citizenship. It encourages continuous improvement and offers free courses available through Terex University. Women@Terex provides a supportive network for Terex women in their jobs and careers. It’s an exciting time to be part of the expanding manufacturing sector. Terex is a place where you can work and grow. Come talk to us!


Additional Information:

It is the policy of the company to attract and retain the best qualified employees. We are committed to providing employment opportunities to the most qualified internal or external candidate based on work-related factors and without regard to non work-related factors including race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, or veteran status as a special disabled veteran, Vietnam Era Veteran, or other qualifying veteran.


The Company offers competitive salaries, advancement opportunities, and a full range of benefits, including paid vacation, 401(k), medical, dental, and vision.


Terex Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Affirmative Action Employer M/F/D/V.



Nearest Major Market: York PA
Nearest Secondary Market: Lancaster

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