Business:  Kalmar
Job Function:  Application & Product Management

Ljungby, SE

Summer Trainee, CB Product Line

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.

Do you want to make your next move count? With us, you can


We are seeking four motivated summer trainees to join our Counter Balanced (CB) Division located in Ljungby, Sweden, offering potential for a hybrid work arrangement. As a trainee, you will report directly to the Head of Product Line.  


This role presents an excellent opportunity to gain experience in the Product line in an international company, tailed to your studies and interest.


This is a fixed-time position for the summer, with the possibility of extension.



Main tasks and responsibilities


In this role, you will engage in collaborative efforts with the CB Product Line, responsible for our product offering and encompassing six functions: Product Management, Product Quality, Product Support, Project Management, Order Management and Pricing. Your responsibilities will span various processes, affording you the opportunity to contribute to and cultivate aspects of the business aligned with your educational background and professional interests. Tasks may include data monitoring, diverse business analyses, and other supportive functions.

What you’ll need to succeed


  • Proficiency in English, both written and spoken.
  • Pursuing a University degree, preferably in Engineering, Economics or equivalent .
  • Demonstrated ability in business development, preferably within similar industries.


The following are considered assets:


  • Experience in similar industries.
  • Strong interest in innovation and customer solutions.
  • Work experience in Customers service.


You have strong collaboration capabilities and effective networking skills as well as change management and personnel management. You are a strong communicator, business driven and fluent in English, both written and spoken.


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.

Interested to join?


If you are excited about this opportunity, please submit your application by 17.04.2024.


Any questions?



Kalmar is part of Cargotec

Kalmar is the global leader in sustainable cargo handling for ports, terminals, distribution centres and heavy industry. With our extensive electric portfolio and global service network, we help our customers move towards safer, more eco-efficient and productive operations. Together, we develop innovative solutions that shape the future of our industry, improving our customers’ every move.

Kalmar is part of Cargotec. Cargotec's (Nasdaq Helsinki: CGCBV) sales in 2023 totalled approximately EUR 4.6 billion and it employs around 11,400 people.