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Business:  Kalmar
Job Function:  Operations / Assembly

Ottawa, KS, US


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


Kalmar-Ottawa has upcoming opportunities for full time employment in production. 

Kalmar, the leading global supplier of container & load-handling equipment and services located in Ottawa, Kansas, is seeking dependable individuals who thrive in a team-oriented environment in our assembly operations. We are interviewing NOW.  The starting pay rate is $20.42 per hour.  


What you’ll need to succeed:


Successful candidates must be capable of assembling or sub-assembling components and installing parts in accordance with installation drawings, bills of material and other specification while observing all departmental safety and operating procedures.




  • High School Diploma or GED required
  • Must be 18+ years of age
  • Effective communication skills
  • Good attendance and adherence to the work schedule
  • Must be able to bend, twist, kneel, squat, turn, reach, pull, push, balance and lift objects up to 50 pounds

You will be part of:


We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Interested to join?


Stop by and complete an application at Kalmar, 415 E Dundee, Ottawa Kansas (Monday-Friday, 8:00am – 4:00pm) or submit your resume on-line at, careers.


Learn more about Kalmar and Cargotec, our parent company at



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 sales in 2019 totalled approximately EUR 3.7 billion and it employs around 12,000 people.