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Business:  Kalmar
Job Function:  Service

Tampere, FI

Trainee, Master Data

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


We are looking for a Trainee, Master Data to work in our Master Data Management team in Kalmar Services during the summer period. Approximately from the beginning of May to the end of August. It is also possible to start earlier than the beginning of May. Position is full-time and optionally continues also in fall as part-time trainee.
In our team we support Kalmar’s global service operations including sales, purchasing, sourcing, technical support, pricing and field operations globally in various tasks related to global item and installed base data.


Position is based in Tampere, Finland.

Main tasks and responsibilities


  • Maintain parts item and equipment data according to agreed policies
  • Provide added value for the business by enriching item and installed base data
  • Verify and increase data quality and completeness according to used metrics
  • Prepare mass data lists for enrichment and fixes
  • Support the daily operations with excellent internal customer service


Education, experience and competencies


  • or student in a relevant field (e.g. mechanical engineering/information technology/knowledge management)
  • Work experience in related operational tasks is an advantage (Industrial purchasing, sales or engineering)
  • Detail oriented working style
  • Interest to do also beginner level tasks
  • Strong general IT skills (e.g. MS Excel and Google Sheets)
  • Excellent written and oral communications skills in English & Finnish


We offer


An interesting and challenging position that gives a good opportunity to get insight into the global Kalmar Services business. You learn different IT tools and technical components. You have a chance to improve our performance. Good team spirit within our team, so it will be a fun time to work with us!


Candidate screening and interviews during the application period will start when the first application arrives.


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. Cargotec's (Nasdaq Helsinki: CGCBV) sales in 2021 totalled approximately EUR 3.3 billion and it employs around 11,500 people.