For more than 30 years, Kimmel & Associates has been recognized as one of North America’s premier executive search firms for the construction industry. Our industry-specific knowledge and dedicated team of consultants have made our Heavy Equipment Division the best in the business.

Our clients include manufacturers, distributors, and owners of equipment fleets of all types. We conduct searches for a variety of managers including: construction, mining, agricultural, lift truck, on-highway, and rental equipment. Our ability to introduce candidates with proven track records has resulted in more than 90 percent of our work being repeat business.

We understand that even in the capital-intensive equipment industry, people will always be a company’s most valuable asset. With this in mind, our consultants present candidates who fit both the position requirements and the client’s company culture.

Equipment:
  • Agricultural
  • Construction
  • Cranes & Lift
  • Electrical Power
  • Forestry
  • Marine & Industrial
  • Highway Trucks & Engines
  • Material Handling
  • Mining
Positions Filled:
  • C-Level
  • Division Manager
  • Engineering Manager
  • Equipment Superintendent
  • General Manager
  • Human resources Manager
  • Marketing Manager
  • Sales Manager
  • Service Manager
Major Product Lines:
  • AGCO – Challenger/Massey Ferguson
  • Atlas Copco
  • Bobcat
  • Case New Holland
  • Caterpillar – Bucyrus
  • Cummins
  • Deere
  • Demag
  • Detroit Diesel (MTU)
  • Caterpillar
  • Crown
  • Cummins
  • Generac
  • Grove
  • Freightliner
  • Hitachi
Major Product Lines:
  • International
  • Joy Global – P&H Mining
  • KION – Linde
  • Kohler
  • Komatsu
  • Liebherr
  • Link-Belt
  • Manitowoc
  • Mitsubishi Caterpillar Forklift America
  • NACCO – Yale & Hyster
  • PACCAR – Kenworth/Peterbilt
  • Sandvik
  • Terex
  • Toyota – Toyota Lift & Raymond
  • Volvo
  • Wärtsilä
  • Yanmar