Terex Corporation

  • Program Manager -Telematics

    Location US-WA-Redmond
    Posted Date 1 week ago(5/17/2018 9:20 AM)
    Job ID
    # Positions
    Business Development
    Posting Location
    Redmond - WA - USA
  • 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!   


    The Program Manager will be a key contributor to a team that is tasked with refining and implementing the AWP’s global telematics strategy.  The role of the Program Manager is to initiate, plan, execute, manage and finalize strategic cross-functional programs with multiple sub-projects according to defined requirements, scope, budget and schedule.  The Program Manager shall effectively manage Team Members from a broad range of functional areas through sub-project leader, team and individual Team Member objectives.


    Team Management

    • Effectively lead, motivate and delegate to team members from wide variety of organizations that work on multiple projects without direct lines of reporting. 
    • Translate program objectives into team objectives and into individual team member objectives (including TTMS).
    • Delegate tasks and responsibilities to appropriate team members.
    • Quickly accept, administer and manage large scale process changes to a wide variety of team members from different disciplines, backgrounds and cultures.
    • Identify and resolve project issues and team conflicts.
    • When required, negotiate with managers and directors for the acquisition of required resources from within the company.
    • Mentor and inspire the development of team members to attain personal growth and development goals.  

    Strategy Development, Planning and Program Management

    • Direct and manage program development from beginning to end including project and program schedules with telematics supplier
    • In collaboration with stakeholders, define the budget, program plans, requirements, scope, and deliverables that support program objectives.
    • Find and manage relevant data that develops program objectives and strategy.
    • Translate program objectives into work hours, number of team members and skill sets needed to achieve results.
    • Identify and manage program dependencies, schedule and critical path.
    • Proactively identify potential risks, estimate risk costs and develop risk mitigation plans.
    • Develop best practices and tools for project management.
    • Effectively prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment.
    • Utilize change management techniques to manage program documents.
    • Remain on the forefront of emerging industry program management practices.
    • Assist in the development of program management processes and tools based on Terex best practices and lessons learned.


    • Provide consistent and tactful communication to team members and project stakeholders on an ongoing basis by written and verbal means.
    • Effectively persuade and influence team members at all levels when needed to meet stated project objectives.
    • Deliver or lead informative, well-organized presentations and improvement workshops.
    • Be sensitive to political environments and grow business relationships vital to the success of the programs being managed.
    • Effectively deal with confrontation and resolve conflicts professionally.


    Basic Qualifications:

    • High School Diploma
    • 5+ years in Project Management
    • 5+ years in Management

    Preferred Qualifications:

    • Bachelors in business or engineering preferred
    • 5+ years of  direct work experience in a project management capacity, including all aspects of process development and execution
    • 5+ years of experience managing large engineering or manufacturing teams with multiple levels of management
    • Strong familiarity with MS Project and MS Excel software
    • Comprehensive understanding of Terex AWP equipment
    • An understanding of Design Engineering processes
    • Strong familiarity with TBS & Lean Manufacturing
    • Familiarity with Terex New Product Development (NPPD)
    • Ability to conform to shifting priorities, demands and timelines.
    • Strong written and oral communication skills.
    • A valid passport or the ability to obtain a valid passport with unrestricted travel to other countries.
    • Overtime may be required to meet project deadlines.
    • 10% travel may be required with a 25% travel maximum during project implementations.

    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




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