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Business:  Kalmar
Job Function:  Engineering

Ljungby, SE

Mechanical Engineer- Aftersales Services

Kalmar keeps global trade moving. Our innovative solutions contribute to every fourth container movement in the world and help transform the future of cargo handling. We believe in collaboration, delivering on our promises and that people make the difference.

Making your next move count


Are you passionate about creating sustainable solutions for the future? Do you want to make a real difference in the world by designing and developing mechanical solutions and offerings? Do you want to work for a company that is committed to providing high-quality products and services to their customers? If so, we want to hear from you!

This position is suitable for a fresh graduate but also for somebody with longer working experience. If you are ready to make your next move count and contribute to a more sustainable future, please apply today!
The preferred location is Ljungby, Sweden but other Kalmar major sites will also be considered.

Main tasks and responsibilities


We are currently looking for a Mechanical Engineer to join our team. In this role, you will be responsible for designing and developing mechanical solutions and offerings for the aftersales market. You will work closely with Product Line R&D departments to ensure that components and solutions meet specified technical requirements. You will also be responsible for organising verification and evaluation of designs and producing technical documents and manuals as required.


Additionally, you will respond to customer demands, plan and perform activities according to specified requirements and time schedules, and perform customer and supplier visits as required.

What you’ll need to succeed


To be successful in this role, you should have a university degree corresponding to the area of responsibility or similar knowledge through experience. You should also possess the ability to work within multinational and matrix organisations. You should have a strong understanding of assembly processes and good understanding of manufacturing processes, and strong skills in 3D CAD systems, with CATIA V5 experience preferred.

Additionally, you should have a good understanding of structural analysis and testing, and knowledge of hydraulic systems would be an advantage. Fluency in English, both spoken and written, is essential, and you should be a problem solver.

You will be part of


We believe in our people as it is our people who really make the difference. We always work in close collaboration with our customers, deliver on our promises and never walk away no matter how big the challenge. We succeed because we do it together.
With us, you will have the opportunity to realise your potential and become an important member of our global team.
More benefits:

  • We offer a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package geared to boost health and wellbeing
  • All our employees are offered comprehensive Learning & Development opportunities, annual development plan and career progression opportunities
  • In most of our positions, you have flexible working hours and hybrid work (combination of remote work and on-site work).

At Cargotec, you will join a truly international working environment and support making global trade faster, smarter and more sustainable - smarter cargo flow for a better everyday.

Interested to join?


For further information please contact Daniel Rydiander, Manager, Lifecycle Technical Solutions, by email at

If you are excited about this opportunity, please submit your application by 31.05.2023.

Kalmar is part of Cargotec

Kalmar offers the widest range of cargo handling solutions and services to ports, terminals, distribution centres and to the heavy industry. Kalmar is the industry forerunner in terminal automation and in energy efficient container handling, with one in four container movements around the globe being handled by a Kalmar solution. Through its extensive product portfolio, global service network and ability to enable a seamless integration of different terminal processes, Kalmar improves the efficiency of every move.


Kalmar is part of Cargotec. Cargotec's (Nasdaq Helsinki: CGCBV) sales in 2021 totalled approximately EUR 3.3 billion and it employs around 11,500 people.