Waukesha, WI, January 28, 2015 --(PR.com
)-- DUECO, Inc., the largest privately owned provider of Terex Utilities and Terex® Hi-Ranger bucket trucks, digger derricks, and cranes in the country, has announced the appointment of Jerry Kienast as Midwest Region Service Manager, supporting the Waukesha, WI and Bourbon, IN service centers and the mobile service teams supporting customers in Wisconsin, Michigan, Indiana and Illinois.
Kienast joins DUECO following 10 years as service director at Reinders Incorporated, a Sussex, Wisconsin based solution provider to the Turf Management industry, where he provided direction to in-shop and remote teams in facilities in Illinois and Wisconsin. Earlier in his career he served as golf course superintendent, equipment and grounds crew manager and a heavy equipment mechanic at golf courses throughout Wisconsin. He served as a Toro Customer Care Advisory Board Member and twice was named a Toro Service Achievement award winner. He has developed effective technician and customer training programs and guided lean service repair processes, instituting service management system software.
In his new role as Midwest region service manager, he will have responsibility for leading the service team in the inspection, maintenance, repair and upgrades of customer equipment in a timely and efficient manner. Kienast is a certified service manager and member of the National Association of Service Managers. He is certified in industrial diesel and fleet maintenance as well as electrical, hydraulic, drivelines, four stroke, compact diesel and Tier 4 engine diagnostics.
DUECO, Inc. is a women-owned business and the largest independent provider of Terex bucket trucks, digger derricks, and cranes for the utility market in the nation. Additionally, DUECO manufactures custom utility truck bodies; distributes mini derricks/aerial lifts, stringing equipment and trailers; and supplies tools and accessories for all truck brands. Family owned and operated since 1955, DUECO’s philosophy of teamwork, integrity, and open communication with customers and employees ensures high quality equipment at the best value. With headquarters in the Metro Milwaukee area, DUECO services customers 24/7 in 17 states. To learn more, visit dueco.com or call 800-558-4004.