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Business:  Kalmar
Job Function:  Application & Product Management

Ottawa, KS, US

Apply by:  30-06-2019

Project Manager

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 is looking for a Project Manager to drive business focused project management across the Terminal Tractor (TT) Business Line resources. The Project Manager will manage TT projects according to standardized project management policies, processes and methods. This role will report to the Business Development Director will be located in Ottawa, KS.

Main tasks and responsibilities
  • Operational project management for internal product development projects according to Develop Offering process
    • Ensure that the project meets the set implementation objectives regarding scope, quality, time and cost
    • Communicate to all project stake holders as planned and manage project risks
    • Report regularly to the Project Owner and TT Management regarding project progress, outcomes and possible deviations
    • Prepare needed projet decision for Steering Group (e.g. project gage passing and/or project deviations, change requests
  • Provide coaching to sub project managers
  • Participate in way of working and process development, such as Cargotec Project model and Develop Offering process implementation within the TT business line.
What you'll need to succeed:


  • University degree in engineering or economic or similar knowledge



  • Experience in project management is required
  • Experience in product development activities is preferred
  • Experiences regarding other Kalmar/Cargotec products are qualifying



  • High level of planning and communication skills
  • Basic commercial and business knowledge with a customer oriented mindset
  • Good organizational skills with a cross functional mindset
  • Good leadership and management capabilities
  • Energetic and result oriented problem solver with a positive attitude
  • Fluent in English both in speaking and writing. Other languages are a benefit
  • Experience in product development activities is preferred
  • Experiences regarding other Kalmar/Cargotec products are qualifying
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.

Interested to join?

For further information please contact Lori Pheigaru 1-785-229-1147 or Email 


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 Corporation. Cargotec's (Nasdaq Helsinki: CGCBV) sales in 2017 totalled approximately EUR 3.3 billion and it employs over 11,000 people.


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