Kalmar Solutions Manager - Projects in United States

Manager - Projects

Purpose of the position

Kalmar is looking for an experienced Project Manager to join our Norfolk, VA team. In this role, you would be responsible for ensuring that the customer demands and business strategies are supported by the product specifications.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Developing and submitting proposals ranging in revenue from a few thousand to multi-million dollar projects.

  • Overall management and coordination of several projects at one time.

  • Completely familar with terminal operations and container handling equipment.

  • Reading and fully interrupting blueprints and schematics including but not limited to: structural, electrical,mechanical, and hydraulic.

  • A working knowledge of electricity, mechanics, hydraulics, rigging and lift plans.

  • Able to develop and maintain customer contacts in all Southeast Ports including but not limited to: Charleston, Savannah, Jacksonville, Cap Canaveral, Fort Lauderdale, Freeport (Bahamas) and Kingston (Jamaica)

  • 30% Travel

Position Requirements


Bachelor's Technical Degree (Mechanical orElectrical) or equivalent experience


10 years relevant project management experience


Commerical and business knowledge

Leadership and maangement capabilities

Ability to work independently as well as in a team

Kalmar offers the widest range of cargo handling solutions and services to ports, terminals, distribution centers and to 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 enables smarter cargo flow for a better everyday with its leading cargo handling solutions and services. Cargotec's business areas Kalmar, Hiab and MacGregor are pioneers in their fields. Cargotec's sales totaled EUR 3.5 billion in 2016 and it employs approximately 11,000 people. Cargotec's class B shares are quoted on NASDAQ OMX Helsinki under symbol CGCBV. www.cargotec.com

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

For further information contact Mindy Mcgrath Haehre at 303-396-3015

Nearest Major Market: Hampton Roads