Terex Corporation

Product Safety Engineer/Manager

2 days ago
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About the Position

Title:  Product Safety Engineer/Manager

Reports to:  Sr. Product Safety Manager                          

Relocation:  Would be eligible


About Terex

Terex Corporation is a diversified global manufacturer reporting in three business segments: Aerial Work Platforms, Cranes, and Materials Processing.  Terex manufactures a broad range of equipment for use in various industries, including the construction, infrastructure, quarrying, manufacturing, mining, shipping, transportation, refining, energy and utility industries.  Terex offers financial products and services to assist in the acquisition of Terex equipment through Terex Financial Services.  Terex uses its website (www.terex.com) to make information available to its investors and the market.  Additional information about Terex Corporation’s products and services can be found on Facebook (www.facebook.com/TerexCorporation).


Main Purpose: The main purpose of this job is to provide product safety engineering support for Terex AWP products and/or product lines.




Product Safety:

  • Coordinate with the Terex Corporation Product Safety Director on product safety matters including accident investigation & reporting, product bulletins, new product development, product standards, and product audits.
  • Prepare & Review Accident Reports and respond accordingly.
    • Interface with Customers
    • Interface with Investigating Authorities, ie OSHA, HSE
    • Interface with in house counsel & outside counsel
    • On Site Investigations / Product Inspections: Travel Required
  • Coordinate with segment service techs or product managers on product inspections.
  • Product Bulletins: Review/Draft/Edit bulletins (safety notices, product advisories, and service advisories) in compliance with Terex Product Safety Reference Guidelines.
  • New Product Development: Assist with risk assessments during design phase.
  • Review and approve new /revised technical publications and product materials:
    • Operators Manuals, Sales Literature, Field Communications, Marketing Material, product warnings, and decals.
  • Product Safety Consultation
    • Damaged Equipment Repair - written correspondence to customers.
    • Product Modifications/Alterations – written correspondence or memo regarding same.
    • Industry & Standards Development: Leadership roles on applicable committees – both North American and International.



Litigation Support:

  • Expert review, accident reconstruction, research, exemplar videos, and consultation with outside counsel; Travel Required.
  • Coordinate written discovery compliance and sign certification for same.
    • Coordinate production of documents.
  • Testimony – Depositions and Trial
    • Expert: Prepare expert reports, and provide expert testimony.
    • Corporate Representative: Act as Company representative for trial.


Basic Qualifications 

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering.
  • Minimum of 8 years of design experience in a manufacturing environment involving industrial/construction equipment or other heavy equipment.

Preferred Qualifications 

  • Master’s Degree or Professional Engineer License in related field.
  • Experience supporting litigation, accident investigation, or expert testimony.
  • Background with industry standard development, regulatory compliance, and risk assessment.
  • Experience in application of product safety principles to new product design and product support.
  • Experience operating in a global multi-national company and interfacing with global agencies.
  • Leadership experience in product design or manufacturing environment.
  • Ability to work at heights.
  • Strong written communication skills including detailed content review and editing



  • Integrity and trust.
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and oral.
  • Open and fair-mindedness.
  • Strong quantitative and analytical capability.
  • Listening skills.
  • Influencing skills; internal and external.
  • Process management.
  • High cultural competence and appreciation of the needs of different cultures and practices.









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