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Business:  Kalmar
Job Function:  Application & Product Management

Ottawa, KS, US

Product Support Area 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.

Purpose of the Position

This position is part of the Terminal Tractor business division, which is responsible for supporting the  profitability and development of terminal tractor within Kalmar. Services provided include problem solving and technical solutions to any potential customer issues that may arise

Making your next move count

●    Provide technical support and product knowledge to Kalmar front line service teams, dealers and customers
●    Collaborate with Regional Service Managers and dealers to manage development within designated region

●    Collect and provide product quality feedback to business division and operations

●    Act as part of the "Task Force" in the investigation of incidents and participate in further collaboration when needed. 
●    Product Lifetime Care Process, participate in meeting forums and take actions that are deemed necessary.
●    Participate in new product development projects

●    Assist in the research and writing of technical service bulletins

●    Coordinate research and response regarding recalls or other type of field campaigns

What you’ll need to succeed:

●    Associate Degree in Business, Industrial Electricity, Electronics, Engineering Technology or Technical application and/or Field experience with Kalmar Terminal Tractors preferred. High School diploma or GED required. 

●     Background in Electric/Autonomous Mobile Equipment preferred

●     Experience in Terminal Tractor troubleshooting 

●     Product knowledge and experience in after sales support 

●    Problem Solving: THorough analytical ability and well-structured problem solver. Taking a well-organized approach to solving problems and acting decisively despite obstacles or resistence 
●    Team Builder: Ability to work independently as well as work within a team. Building cooperation among individuals and departments, sharing information and resources, and working to achieve group goals. 
●    Service oriented with good communication skills
●    Focus on customer needs.
●    Ability to do many tasks simultaneously
●    Business oriented, with diplomatic skills
●    Positive attitude 

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?

If you are seeking a challenging and rewarding career, are motivated and have a strong work ethic, and are interested in working in a world-class, global environment with state-of-the-art projects and technology then we invite you to apply for our role


Please submit your resume/CV today!


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 (Nasdaq Helsinki: CGCBV) sales in 2020 totalled approximately EUR 3.3 billion and it employs around 11,000 people. www.cargotec.com

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