Business:  Kalmar
Job Function:  Sales

Ottawa, KS, US

Sales and Marketing - Intern

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.

Internship description


2024 Summer Internship- Housing Available!  
Who is Kalmar?
⮚    Kalmar is the industry forerunner in port automation and energy efficient cargo-handling- unique in its ability to enable seamless integration of different terminal processes.
⮚    Kalmar is the world’s leading manufacturer of terminal tractors- Kalmar Ottawa has built over 80,000 terminal tractors/yard trucks and the majority of them are still in use today.
⮚    One in every Four container moves around the globe is handled by a Kalmar solution
⮚    Cargotec recently invested $22 mil EUROS into the Ottawa, KS manufacturing facility to increase manufacturing capabilities of the current Terminal Tractor line and bring an Electric Terminal Tractor to market- Now is the time to join our team if you are interested in opportunities for growth and advancement. 
⮚    Kalmar is 2022 recipient of the Best of Ottawa- Manufacturing Award!

What makes Kalmar GREAT:
✔    Kalmar’s commitment to sustainability- Our sustainability focus areas are: people & society, environment and governance.
✔    Kalmar believes in collaboration, delivering on our promise and that people make the future.
✔    Team members can expect to be appreciated, respected and highly valued.



Hear what a former Marketing Intern has to say
 “I have nothing but good things to say about my Kalmar Ottawa experience, I have learned so much in such a short period of time. The highlight for me is my colleagues being so supportive throughout my time here.” - Roman Bearman


Making your next move count


Kalmar USA is seeking a Sales and Marketing Intern to assist with market research, creating print, video, and online marketing plans and tools for our Kalmar Ottawa Terminal Tractor and Kalmar Counterbalanced Equipment.   


Main tasks and responsibilities


● Conduct Marketing analysis for our Terminal Truck and Counterbalanced Equipment
● Communicate with Dealers, OEM’s and Cargotec personnel & departments
● Assist with Events, Public Relations, Social Media and Salesforce CRM/Pardot Automation
● Create lists of press contacts for both Terminal Truck and Counterbalanced Equipment and Application Industries
● Audit and Clean up Salesforce CRM Contacts and Lists 
● Help to improve systems and Marketing Metric Tracking 
● Other tasks and special assignments assigned

What you’ll need to succeed


Ideally you will:
● Be currently enrolled in college level coursework for Marketing or Business Administration field, preferably at Junior level or higher
● Basic knowledge of marketing, branding, and  advertising                                                          
● Preferably some previous work/classroom experience in similar tasks
● Detailed orientated and creative working style
● Highly proficient MS Word, Excel and PowerPoint
● Previous experience in self-motivation and leadership
● Excellent written and verbal communication skills


Other information
We are offering you 
●    A 10-12 week Summer Internship in an international leading company with solid values and a strong will to succeed. 
●    Excellent opportunities to gain real world experience and insight into an automotive OEM’s engineering processes.
●    Location - On site in Ottawa, KS- Housing Available!

You will be part of


✔    Kalmar is part of a global organization with over 12,000 employees worldwide- We have a very talented and diverse workforce focused on equity & inclusion.
✔    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 realize your potential and become an important member of our global team

Interested to join?


Please submit your resume/CV to be considered!

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 2022 totalled approximately EUR 4 billion and it employs around 11,500 people.