About The Bucket Truck Guy

Mike Wayne, the Bucket Truck Guy, has completed more than 1,000 inspections and dielectric tests since he took Mobile Inspections on the road in 2009. Before that, he spent 15 years leading teams that designed, produced, inspected, maintained and repaired aerial devices in a corporate environment. A trained engineer serving southwestern Pennsylvania and beyond, Mike’s certifications and specialties include aerial devices, digger derricks, cranes, dielectric testing and operator training. Mike’s vast experience is a valuable resource to the public and private sector clients who depend on him for a mobile solution to maintain a regular inspection schedule and safe fleet of aerial devices.

Education & Certifications
  • Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering, Grove City College
  • Training certificate from Altec Industries in troubleshooting and repair of aerial devices, digger derricks, and the Altec Apitec System
  • Training certificates from Altec Sentry’s train-the-trainer program in the operation of insulated and non-insulated aerial devices
  • Training certificate from Allison Transmission on programming electronic transmissions
  • Certified Dielectric Test Technician
  • Completed Altec Digger Derrick & Aerial Device Repair & Maintenance Training
Mike the bucket truck guy at the office
Technical Expertise

After nearly two decades of working with powered hydraulic equipment in a number of capacities, Mike has experience working on broad range of manufacturers and types of equipment including:

  • Altec
  • Terex / Telelect
  • Hi-Ranger
  • Dur-A-Lift
  • Pitman
  • Reach-All
  • Telstra
  • Hydro-Grubert
  • Armlift
  • National
  • LiftMoore
  • ETI
  • Texoma
  • TECO
  • Stellar
  • Auto Crane
  • Harsco Rail
  • DMF
  • Braden
  • Warn
  • Ramsey
  • MTI
  • Lift-All
  • Versalift
  • Myte
  • Reading Body
  • Astoria Body
  • Warner Body
  • Ford
  • GMC
  • Dodge
  • International
  • Freightliner
Types of Equipment
  • Aerial Devices
  • Cranes
  • Digger Derricks
  • Reel Lifters
  • Hydraulic Systems
  • Electro-Hydraulic Systems
  • PTOs
  • Power Transmission
  • Mechanical Systems
  • Pumps
  • Valves
  • DC Electrical Systems
  • Winches
  • Capstans
  • Lighting
  • Generators
  • Small Engines
  • Electronic Control Systems
  • Computers
  • Pneumatic Systems
  • Heavy-Duty Vehicle Systems
  • Pilot Systems
  • Equipment Weight Distribution & Stability

Private & Public Sector Clients

Mike proudly serves a broad range of private- and public-sector clientele across and outside of southwestern Pennsylvania. After working in the industry for nearly twenty years designing, assembling, troubleshooting, repairing and inspecting powered hydraulic equipment, his customers see him as a trusted advisor to ensure that their equipment is operating safely.

Private Sector Clients (Commercial)
  • 422 Sales
  • Action Truck Service Co.
  • Adam Eidemiller, Inc.
  • American Refining Group, Inc.
  • Armstrong
  • Ars Corporation
  • Asplundh Tree Expert Co.
  • Atlantic Broadband
  • Blackhawk Neff Electric
  • Calumet Penereco
  • Century Link
  • Connors-Haas, Inc.
  • Duferco Farrell Corp
  • ENMACON Service Corporation
  • ERB Electric
  • First Vehicle Services
  • Hertz Equipment Rental
  • Hickman Electric, Inc.
  • Huber Electric
  • Jupina Landscaping, Inc.
  • Northwestern Rural Electric Co-op
  • Paul Bunyan, Inc.
  • Pittsburgh Sign & Lighting
  • Richardson Tree & Landscape Co.
  • Roth, Inc.
  • Sargent Electric Company
  • Slater Electric & Sons, Inc.
  • Thayer Power & Communication
  • Triangle Gasoline Company
  • Tube City IMS
  • United Refining Company
  • Utilities Forestry Services
Public Sector Clients (Government)
  • Allegheny County
  • Allegheny County Airport Authority
  • Armstrong County Housing Authority
  • Borough of West View
  • Butler TWP
  • City of Altoona
  • City of Greensburg
  • Cranberry Township
  • Elizabeth Township
  • FBI / CJIS Automotive
  • Hempfield School District
  • Hempfield TWP, Westmoreland County
  • Hempfield TWP, Mercer County
  • Marshall TWP
  • Municipality of Monroeville
  • PA Turnpike Commission
  • PennDOT Clearfield (Dist 2-2)
  • PennDOT Crawford County (Dist 1-1)
  • PennDOT Elk County (Dist 2-8)
  • Penn TWP, Butler County
  • Penn TWP, Westmoreland County
  • Pittsburgh Housing Authority
  • Slippery Rock University
  • Trumbull County Engineer

Client Testimonials

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