Career stories



Good training and good attitudes go a long way.
Branch Manager Jacksonville, Florida

Buddy knows best

I first heard about Konecranes from an old Navy buddy who said what a great company Konecranes was and suggested that I join him in the company. That was back in 1998. I started as a service technician in Cleveland, Ohio and then moved on to Raleigh, North Carolina. My first job here in Jacksonville was as a lead inspector, after which I progressed from service supervisor to service manager and now branch manager. It’s been great.

Meeting customer challenges



Anything you are ready for – is ready for you.
Local IT Manager, Business Application Support Regional Manager

Always be learning

I take care of local IT issues in Austria and central-eastern Europe, make sure users get the support they need from our support organization and act as a contact between the IT department and country management. My other role is to act as a manager for application support in northeast Europe and India. The job is essentially about meeting people, solving problems, traveling and learning new things. I think it's great.

Making it possible

Konecranes is a...


Work hard and believe in the company – it’ll open doors that you might have never imagined.
Assistant Controller Springfield, Ohio

Global opportunities

After I completed my business studies in Florida, I returned to Brazil, where a local recruitment agency suggested I get in touch with Konecranes. I immediately liked how the company was present in so many places worldwide. I knew that I would start in Brazil, but that in the future I would also have an opportunity to work elsewhere in Konecranes.

It is great to be part of a company involved in so many business segments globally. Our equipment and services keeps...