You are not logged in. Create an Account to take advantage of all our features.
 Home/Search  >  Previous Page Manitou Group   > Mechanic- $1000 Sign on Bonus!
Mechanic- $1000 Sign on Bonus! Print
Employer: Manitou Group
Location: Madison, SD 57042
Employment Type: Full Time

Manitou is currently looking for highly motivated and dependable individuals to join our team. If you enjoy working with your hands and have a great attention to detail come see what Manitou has to offer. We are a local manufacturer of the Gehl and Mustang brand skid loaders, with a company history dating back to 1859.

We are currently hiring for a Mechanic (1st shift).

What You’ll Do (Including but not limited to)

  • Troubleshoot and perform repairs on skid loaders; including hydraulic, pneumatic and electrical repairs.

  • Repair and/or replace drive trains, axles, wheels, bearing, and cylinders.

  • Conduct fuel and electrical diagnostics with limited supervision.

  • Complete most repairs and parts replacements.

  • Accurately complete written record of work performed.

  • Diagnose and repair defective units

  • Disassemble, inspect, and replace worn or broken parts.  Fits and adjusts new or repaired parts.

  • Test drives repaired equipment.

           *** Able and willing to work in other areas as needed ***                                                                          

  • Suggest and implement improvements to assembly practices. Follows up on details.  Seek out productive work when assignments are completed.  Actively participate in continuous improvement of our products and processes to better serve our customers and improve the overall profitability.

Applicants must be able to withstand the following working conditions:

3+ years of experience working on diesel, hydraulic or complex electrical systems.

  • Perform tasks and diagnostics using a computer software system

  • Read and interpret mechanical diagrams/diagnostics via computer or electronic media

  • Perform a variety of tasks simultaneously and with repeated interruptions without loss of focus or

  • Complete tasks with sustained attention and a high degree of accuracy

  • In depth knowledge of electrical troubleshooting is required. 

  • Mechanical -- Knowledge of machines and tools, including their designs, uses, repair, and maintenance.

  • Mathematics -- Knowledge of arithmetic, algebra, geometry, calculus, statistics, and their applications

  • Ability to read measuring tools (dial calipers, protractor), read and interpret engineering drawings   

  • The ability to lift 20 pounds regularly and 50-100 pounds with assistance is required

  • Maintain positive attitude and safe work environment


We offer an exceptional and affordable compensation package, with most benefits available on your 31st day or employment. Our benefits include:

  • Competitive Performance-Based Wages

  • Medical Health Insurance

  • Dental Insurance

  • Vision Insurance

  • 10 Paid Holidays and 1 Floating Holiday

  • Paid Time Off

  • Paid Life Insurance

  • Paid Short Term Disability

  • Optional Life Insurance

  • Optional Long-Term Disability

  • 401(k) Plan


Contact Information

Manitou Group
915 SW 7th Street
Madison, SD 57042
Phone: 605-256-1403

Other Information

Category(s): Construction, General Labor / Warehouse, Skilled Labor - Trades
Industry: Manufacturing
Experience Req.: Yes
Degree Req.: No
Closing Date: 3/31/2018
Apply Now
Options for this Employer