With roots dating back to 1859, Manitou Americas (formerly known as GEHL Company) is a producer of GEHL, Manitou and Mustang branded equipment for construction, agriculture, industry and beyond. Headquartered in West Bend, Wisconsin, Manitou Group maintains North American operations in Madison - South Dakota, Yankton - South Dakota, and Belvidere - Illinois. While Manitou Americas has had a presence in international markets for over 50 years, it became a true global company in 2008 when it became a wholly owned subsidiary of Manitou Group, based in Ancenis, France.

As a leader in the design, manufacture and distribution of compact equipment worldwide, we recruit top-caliber individuals to enrich our global success. An equal opportunity employer, Manitou Americas offers a competitive salary and benefit package, numerous advancement opportunities, and the tools and training necessary to encourage employee growth.


We set the standard for strength and longevity because we instill the principles of commitment, hard work and authenticity in everything we do.


A career with GEHL is so much more than a job. With competitive pay, generous benefits and numerous advancement opportunities, you’ll have all the tools necessary to build your future.

We offer various programs to promote and reward additional learning meaning your education never stops. A career with us is never the end of the road — it’s only the beginning.

When you join our team, you join a group of people dedicated to making the world a better place. Whether that’s by creating quality equipment or through our Community Outreach Programs, your efforts are focused on creating greater good for all.

Good work is hard to find, so we appreciate those who go the extra mile every day. With our Employee Reward & Recognition, and Referral Bonus Programs, you’ll never question if your contributions are going unnoticed.

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"I can tell you, from an operator’s standpoint, these machines have given me the confidence to get the job done day in and day out."

– Scott Pruett, retired professional race car driver and owner of the Pruett Vineyard

Company Benefits


  • Health Insurance
  • Live Health Online Virtual Doctor
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • Life and Accidental Death & Dismemberment Insurance
  • Supplemental Life Insurance (including spouse & child coverage)
  • Short-Term Disability
  • Supplemental Long-Term Disability


  • Wellness Program
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Community Outreach Program
  • Financial Advisors
  • Tobacco-Cessation Programs


  • PTO
  • Holidays
  • Floating Holiday


  • Competitive Pay
  • Advancement Opportunities
  • Employee Reward & Recognition Program


  • 401(k) Plus Employer Match
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Financial Advisors

Education and Employee Recognition 

  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Referral Bonus Program
  • Employee Reward & Recognition Program
  • Company Social Events


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