Terex Corporation Manufacturing Project Engineer in Canton, South Dakota


About Terex

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!


  • Headquarters in Westport, CT.

  • More than 50 manufacturing locations worldwide.

  • We market our products to customers in more than 150 countries.

About the Position

Title: Manufacturing Engineer

Type: Regular, Full-time

Number of Positions: 1

Reports to: Site Director

Location: Canton, SD

Work Eligibility: Must be authorized to work in the U.S.

Position Overview

  • Engineering designs and development for production floor utilizing lean manufacturing principles and maintaining quality standards.


  • Implement new product designs and work instructions

  • Prepare component drawings and schematics of truck systems

  • Support product changes with appropriate designs and drawings

  • Confer with necessary personnel to clarify or resolve production issues

  • Confer and discuss concerns with suppliers

  • Support production in the development and implementation of prototype components

  • Analyze proposed product specifications to determine feasibility of proposals

  • Make changes and updates to bill of material as components evolve to the product

  • Verify component information

  • Update and maintain product documentation

  • Understand current ISO standards & maintain current ISO standard documentation

  • Establish and document efficient methods and processes

  • Develop new engine, electrical, hydraulic and pneumatic components, along with assisting with new or improved components and product design

  • Review verify and validate designs/drawings completed by the engineering deptartment personnel

  • Maintain electronic bills of material


Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering Field

  • 3+ years of Industrial or Manufacturing Engineering Experience

  • 3+ years of facility layout and optimization with TAKT prime analysis

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Assembly tooling and fixturing experience

  • Heavy equipment manufacturing

  • Ability to perform within the principles of Lean Manufacturing

  • Good understanding of engineering principles and practices

  • Technical skills in hydraulic principles and electrical systems

  • A working knowledge of Excel, Word, AutoCAD, Pro-E, 3D Modeling Software

  • Resolves less complex matters on own, exercising judgment and initiative. Provides information on complex matters to others for resolution

  • Attention to detail

  • Solid communication skills - both written and verbal

  • Well-developed organizational skills and ability to meet deadlines

  • Welding and assembly experience

It is the policy of Terex to attract and retain the best qualified employees. We are committed to providing employment opportunities to the most qualified internal and external candidates based on work-related factors and to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, Terex will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities.

An Equal Opportunity Employer/Affirmative Action Employer M/F/D/V


Job ID 2018-37614

# Positions 1

Category Engineering

Posting Location Canton - SD - USA

Location: SD-Canton