Business:  Kalmar
Job Function:  R&D

Shanghai, CN

Intern - Design Engineer

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

We are looking for a trainee in our Counter Balanced (CB) Division. The position is located in Shanghai Lingang. The trainee period lasts from June to September. This position offers a great opportunity for students to participate in the improvement of the Counter Balanced machine.

Main tasks and responsibilities

  • Acquiring knowledge of counterbalanced machines.
  • Understanding Kalmar methodology for detailed design completion.
  • Investigating potential modular design options for counterbalanced machines.
  • Providing support for concept designs from the idea bank, including calculations.

What you’ll need to succeed

  • Background in mechanical engineering.
  • Effective communication skills.
  • Familiarity with machining, welding, sheet metal, surface treatment, and manufacturing processes.
  • Understanding of hydraulics.
  • Proactive with a strong sense of responsibility.
  • Proficient in English, at least in reading.
  • Knowledge of vehicles is advantageous.
  • International student status is a plus.

You will be part of

We offer you an international working environment and a great opportunity to put your skills and knowledge at work. We value collaboration in our open and inclusive environment and you will get a great opportunity to build a global network of new colleagues. This will be a great opportunity to apply your skills and knowledge and at the same time learn new skills and, really important, have fun while you are on the job! 

Interested to join?

If you are excited about this opportunity, please submit your application with salary request and CV by 22.06.2024.

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 2023 totalled approximately EUR 4.6 billion and it employs around 11,400 people.