Terex Corporation

Design Engineer I (Sustaining Engineer)

Location US-OK-Oklahoma City
Posted Date 3 weeks ago(2/2/2018 12:17 AM)
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Oklahoma City - OK - USA


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, visit www.terex.com and/or www.facebook.com/TerexCorporation.


Oklahoma City is a unique site to Terex Corporation in North America, manufacturing for each of the business segments: Terex Aerial Work Platforms, Terex Cranes, and Terex Materials Processing. Its workforce of 360+ team members is anticipated to grow by more than 1,000 over the next few years. The 100+ acre facility has recently begun an extensive remodel to accommodate the business’ growth.



The Design Engineer is a recognized leader and authority in a broad area of specialization or in a narrow but intensely specialized field who:


  •  Maintain detailed BOM costs for all products.
  • Reduce manufacturing and purchasing cost by identifying design characteristics that require difficult and expensive processes and implementing design solutions. Such solutions can pertain to parts manufactured in-house or by suppliers.
  • Work with purchasing to identify and qualify new lower cost suppliers.
  • Address sourcing and shop floor issues as the design team liaison and record actions in a journal capturing the problems and solutions.
  • Manage engineering change process.
  • Carry out drawing and modelling updates as required ensuring most current and complete design information is available to operations personnel.
  • Follow Group engineering standards and associated IT systems, to ensure effective global management of released engineering data.
  • Oversee and direct building of prototypes.
  • Additional duties may be assigned as required


Basic Qualifications:


  • Bachelor's in Mechanical Engineering or Mechanical Engineering Technology (ABET accredited) 

 Preferred Qualifications:         

  • Knowledge of mechanical structures, materials, mechanisms, hydraulics, microprocessor-based control systems, engines or/and electric drive systems.
  • Proficiency in computer tools used for design, analysis and verification: Solid-works, Math-CAD, ANSYS Workbench, AutoCad and Microsoft Office Suite.
  • Clear and efficient verbal and written communication.
  • Experience with phased new product development processes.
  • Knowledge of manufacturing processes, and comfort with hands-on prototype fabrication.
  • Sensitivity to existing and potential problems; the ability to tell when something is wrong or is likely to go wrong with an engineering design.
  • Thorough understanding of Lean Manufacturing.
  • Competent user of 2D and 3D engineering cad software.
  • Creativity and innovative thinking.
  • Must be able to navigate bills of material within business system.
  • Good English communication skill, both written and spoken.






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