Terex
3.5 of 5 94 reviews
www.terex.com Westport, CT 5000+ Employees

Terex Reviews

Updated Feb 26, 2014
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3.5 94 reviews

                             

79% Approve of the CEO

Terex Chairman and CEO Ron DeFeo

Ron DeFeo

(61 ratings)

66% of employees recommend this company to a friend
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Best company I have ever worked for!

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)
Westport, CT

I have been working at Terex full-time for more than 5 years

ProsRelaxed, humanistic atmosphere, great physical working environment. At Terex, you can make your job your own by coming up with new ideas and processes. Good ideas are always welcome and encouraged.

ConsLean organization, so staffing and budgets are not always available.

Advice to Senior ManagementMaintain current company culture.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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14 Years A Where You Can Make a Difference

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at Terex full-time for more than 10 years

ProsAble to add value and make improvements. Friendly co-workers. Products that make an impact on the world.

ConsAlways a lot of work to do. Keeps you busy.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Servant Leadership in Action

Director (Current Employee)
Westport, CT

I have been working at Terex full-time for less than a year

ProsCollegial atmosphere, employees are proud to be part of Terex, politics to a minimum. The CEO is approachable, and pays attention to employee and customer satisfaction. The company promotes and fosters an environment suitable for women with the initiative Women@Terex.
Special focus on values and doing business ethically. Excellent leadership.

ConsHaving worked in other industries, I find Terex a place to stay for a long time. There is quality of life at Terex.

Advice to Senior ManagementEnsure that the Terex Way, and Ron's leadership style continues to be the big differentiator in the industry for employees, and customers. We can grow and achieve our goals without ever changing our identity and approach to leadership.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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A Global Family

Production Supervisor (Current Employee)
Redmond, WA

I have been working at Terex full-time for more than 8 years

ProsTerex is a family oriented company that consistently strives for improvement in safety, quality and servant leadership. Our culture enables us as a company to provide our customers with high quality products around the world. I am proud to be part of the Terex team.

ConsNeed better choices of food in the cafeteria. Although there are healthy choices for breakfast and lunch, we should look to phase out the foods high in salt and fat.

Advice to Senior ManagementThorough communication is a necessity in creating a culture in which all team members operate by the same standards.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at Terex full-time for more than 3 years

Prosgood processes around lean management, office had a team environment

ConsHeadquarters staff not in line with operations

Advice to Senior Managementtown hall meetings are great at Redmond, keep in touch with the team, and keep building the team don't turn away from that concept.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Love working here!!!

Human Resources (Current Employee)
Westport, CT

I have been working at Terex full-time for more than a year

ProsGreat people and wonderful atmosphere. Terex provides a culture which promotes a healthy work life balance. Employees of all levels are treated as equals.

ConsI can't think of any cons. Terex offers a lot of growth opportunities and does a great job in managing talent within.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Best place to work, Hands down

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at Terex full-time for more than 5 years

ProsPeople, salary, benefits, Promotion, overall a great place to be

ConsNone to mention, this company has it all.

Advice to Senior ManagementKeep up the good work

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Terex is a company where you can really add value; very global, high emphasis on continuous improvement

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at Terex full-time for more than 5 years

ProsAbility to make a difference; approachable and insightful senior leadership; values that are more than just words; results orientation; highly ethical

ConsGrown through acquisition so still working on bringing the company together -- but making great progress.

Advice to Senior ManagementKeep doing what you're doing to keep Terex a great place to work!

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Practical, down to earth culture - great company to work for.

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at Terex

ProsSmart people, great culture, down to earth environment, accessible senior management

ConsBusiness is cyclical in nature

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)
Redmond, WA

I have been working at Terex full-time for more than a year

ProsGood benefit: medical insurance, 401k...

ConsLaid off more than 1000 employee.

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