Terex Corporation Lean Manufacturing Manager in Watertown, South Dakota


Terex is a global manufacturer of lifting and material processing products and services that deliver lifecycle solutions to maximize customer return on investment. Terex delivers lifecycle solutions to a broad range of industries, including construction, infrastructure, manufacturing, shipping, transportation, refining, energy, utility, quarrying and mining. Terex reports in three business segments: Aerial Work Platforms; Cranes; and Materials Processing. Terex offers financial products and services to assist in the acquisition of Terex equipment through Terex Financial Services. For more information about Terex, its products and services, visitand/or.

Terex Utilities is a truck equipment final stage manufacturer of digger derricks, aerial devices and associated equipment for the utility industry, municipals, telecommunications, tree and electrical contractor markets.


  • Coordinates with work teams to identify system and process improvement opportunities.

  • Conducts training in Lean principles, methods, and tools.

  • Serves as internal advisor, facilitator, and participant on team-based improvement projects. Assists teams with identifying improvement opportunities, developing action plans, and joint problems-solving.

  • Conducts training needs assessments.

  • Develops instructional objectives for, but not limited to technical, sales, team building, quality improvement, process improvement, and supervisory training.

  • Performs other duties as assigned that support the overall objective of the position.


Basic Qualifications:

  • Five (5) years experience working within a Lean operating system.

  • Five years experience leading kaizen improvement.

  • 1 year of management experience with direct reports.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelors degree in Engineering or Business

  • Ability to conduct training in Lean principles, methods and tools

  • Toyota Production Systems a plus


Location US-SD-Watertown

Posted Date 4 weeks ago

Job ID 2017-34998

# Positions 1

Category Operations

Posting Location Watertown - SD - USA