Terex Corporation Sr. Health, Safety & Environmental (HSE) Manager - Manufacturing in Watertown, South Dakota

We are seeking a dynamic Sr. Manager to join our Health, Safety and Environmental Team. The successful candidate will lead a team of managers and coordinators in support of Terex' s HSE strategies, compliance and performance; this support includes training, budget management and compliance reporting. The ideal candidate should possess strong communication, collaboration, influencing and execution competencies as this role supports and interfaces with team members in many functional areas at all levels across multiple Terex sites (manufacturing, fabrication and 19 service locations). This Sr. Manager supports the Terex Utilities business in Watertown, SD. This position has a travel expectancy of 25%+.

About the team:

This team develops and administers policies and procedures that promote environmental protection and promote healthy and safe facilities for employees and visitors. They understand and ensure compliance with local, state, and federal regulations pertaining to environmental protection or occupational health and safety. They inspect and audit facilities for potential environmental or safety concerns. They may be responsible for safe handling and proper disposal of hazardous materials or bio-waste. They investigate incidents or accidents and gather and analyzes statistics. They prepare and submit accident reports in accordance with applicable regulatory requirements.


  • Develops and manages the HSE annual operating plan

  • Effectively communicate HSE strategy and objectives with Senior Leadership

  • Develops and manages the HSE budget, training, and compliance reporting

  • Develop and deploy an HSE Strategy that is designed to reduce injuries and ensure compliance with both the Terex HSE management systems and regulatory requirements at all locations

  • Partner with other HSE leaders at Terex to drive HSE compliance & performance at all Terex Utilities locations

  • Provide direction, oversight and guidance for all aspects of HSE at the related Utilities locations. This includes Terex Road Map implementation as well as locally appropriate HSE regulatory compliance

  • Design and implement effective metrics to track progress, proactively identify areas of concern and drive accountability

  • Conduct regular HSE visits to the locations as per the agreed schedule. Site visits and ongoing support will be conducted in accordance with standard work

Required Qualifications:

  • BS degree in Engineering, HSE, with at least 7 years’ experience; in lieu of degree, candidates possessing 10+ years applicable HSE experience may be considered

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Certified Safety Professional Designation

  • Experience working with a heavy equipment service organization, including field service

  • Technical expertise to perform detailed safety/hazard analysis

  • Experience leading project teams

  • Demonstrated leadership competencies

  • Experience planning and prioritizing work including down objectives into appropriate initiatives and actions; staging activities with relevant milestones and schedules

  • Experience delivering training

Location: US-SD Watertown HR

Department: Operations

Job ID: 250

Terex 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!

Additional Information:

It is the policy of the company to attract and retain the best qualified employees. We are committed to providing employment opportunities to the most qualified internal or external candidate based on work-related factors and without regard to non work-related factors including race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, or veteran status as a special disabled veteran, Vietnam Era Veteran, or other qualifying veteran.

The Company offers competitive salaries, advancement opportunities, and a full range of benefits, including paid vacation, 401(k), medical, dental, and vision.

Terex Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Affirmative Action Employer M/F/D/V.


An Equal Opportunity Employer/Affirmative Action Employer M/F/D/V 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. Terex will provide reasonable accommodations when requested to enable completion of the on-line employment inquiry form, or, if desired, an alternative method of inquiry. If you need reasonable accommodation, please email GlobalTalentAcquisitions@terex.com for assistance.