SOURCE: Konecranes, Inc.

Konecranes, Inc.

October 22, 2014 11:00 ET

Konecranes Is Hiring Skilled Overhead Crane Technicians

Konecranes Announces Several Job Openings to Stay Ahead of the Increasing Customer Demand for Overhead Lifting Equipment

SPRINGFIELD, OH--(Marketwired - October 22, 2014) - Konecranes (HEX: KCR1V) is the largest manufacturer and service provider of overhead cranes and lifting equipment in the world. As a continuously growing organization, Konecranes is actively seeking to fill the following positions: overhead crane technicians, industrial electrical technicians, overhead crane inspectors, engineers, sales representatives, branch managers and more.

Konecranes offers a range of training and development opportunities to ensure the optimal amount of knowledge and skill are available to its employees, including an extensive in-house technical training program. The company also offers job rotation and personal annual development plans as an employee development method.

"Our people are not only committed to helping our customers lift their businesses, but each other as well. Their passion to make a difference and enhance the quality of the lives of those around them is what makes Konecranes a great place to work," says Director of Human Resources for Konecranes, Region Americas, Melissa Young.

Konecranes offers a competitive compensation package including incentive opportunities, medical, dental and vision insurance, 401(k) with company match and tenure-based contribution, life and disability benefits, holiday, sick and vacation pay, an employee share savings plan with matching shares, tuition reimbursement and more.

Konecranes is Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. To view all available positions and to apply, visit

Konecranes is a world-leading group of Lifting Businesses™, serving a broad range of customers, including manufacturing and process industries, shipyards, ports and terminals. Konecranes provides productivity-enhancing lifting solutions as well as services for lifting equipment and machine tools of all makes. 

In 2013, Group sales totalled EUR 2,100 million. The Group has 11,800 employees at 600 locations in 48 countries. Konecranes is listed on the NASDAQ OMX Helsinki (HEX: KCR1V). 

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    Todd Blair
    Marketing and Communications Manager, Region Americas