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Heavy Equipment Shop Mechanic - Waukesha

Waukesha, WI, US




The successful candidate needs to be qualified to troubleshoot, diagnose, and repair truck mounted aerial platforms, digger derricks and cranes. Qualified applicants will be proficient in hydraulic system diagnostics and repair, electrical system diagnostics, and be able to read hydraulic and electrical schematics as well as use fluid and load testing tools. Experience with utility-type equipment a plus. Must have own tools. Possess ability to communicate both written and verbal with co-workers and customers. Be able to interpret blue prints, drawings and work orders. Knowledge and skill with hydraulics, automotive electronics and 110 volt systems and be able to perform heavy component installations (climbing up, down and under trucks or aerial manlift baskets) in a timely manner.

Knowledge or experience in automotive/truck and trailer brakes, engine work, chassis work, and AC certification a PLUS.


Basic Qualifications:

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

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience in troubleshooting and repair of electrical systems
  • Experience with Aerial Lifts, hydraulic systems/equipment, reading blueprints & schematics
  • Previous Diesel Chassis experience
  • Fluid Power Society Certification
  • JLG or Genie experience
  • Experience with heavy component installations (climbing up, down and under trucks or aerial manlift baskets)
  • Need to supply/obtain all required tools
  • Welding skills
  • CDL License
  • Basic computer skills
  • Experience in troubleshooting and repair of Pneumatic systems


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.



Nearest Major Market: Waukesha
Nearest Secondary Market: Milwaukee

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