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Business:  Kalmar
Job Function:  Sales

United States (remote), US

Sales Support Engineer

Making your next move count




Provide technical support to the sales team and customers to develop, sell, and successfully implement product or service solutions that will meet the customer’s needs.This role can be located anywhere within the Eastern and Central Time Zones.



  • Prepare technical specifications to all commercial staff and give support to meet their technical requirements and expectations, commercial conditions from sales, and delivery times from the factory.
  • Respond to inquiries from the organization's salesforce or customers about the technical aspects of the organization's products and services. 
  • Follow systems specifications and formalized representations of solutions (for example, flow charts, models) to configure systems that meet customer needs and articulate the value of the solution. 
  • Support key internal stakeholders in the promotion of products and solutions to appropriate end users through customer meetings, events and other channels. 
  • Create sales support material and documentation, including product bulletins.
  • Perform calculations such as mast moment, stability, and fork strength as required.
  • Correspond with attachment suppliers providing dimensions, drawings, or other technical information.
  • Liaison between local sales team and forklift & container handler product lines

What you’ll need to succeed:





  • Bachelors degree preferred 



  • 5 + years of industrial equipment engineering experience.
  • Advanced knowledge and skills in this area, can solve complex problems and is able to support/lead others and develop processes and ways of working



  • Clear and informative communication of technical information with all levels and departments.
  • Teamwork attitude with high customer focus and sense or urgency.
  • Organizational skills are essential.

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.


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

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. www.kalmarglobal.com


Kalmar is part of Cargotec. Cargotec's sales in 2019 totalled approximately EUR 3.7 billion and it employs around 12,000 people. www.cargotec.com

Nearest Major Market: Eugene