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Country:  Finland

Hämeenlinna, FI

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Employment type:  Undefined term
Full-time/part-time position:  Full time
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Mechanical Engineer

At Konecranes, we believe that great customer experience is built on the people behind the Konecranes name – people committed to providing our customers with lifting equipment and services that lift their businesses. Everything we do, we do with passion and drive. 

We believe diversity drives business success and is the foundation for our growth. We welcome different backgrounds and skills that enrich our community and we promote a place where we can ALL be ourselves. This is what makes Konecranes a unique place to work.

Is mechanical engineering in 3D CAD environment one of your strengths? Would you like to utilize your skills for specialized products and develop knowledge in product lifecycle management? Check this open position in CCEX team!


We are now looking for a Mechanical Engineer to strengthen our CCEX team in Hämeenlinna. In this position you will have a role in engineering activities of different kind of products, such as balancers, belt hoists and explosion proof wire rope hoists and components. You will become a part of an international team of engineers and will work with our experienced and dedicated professionals. You will also communicate and co-operate with colleagues from other units within our company, our subcontractors and customers.

Our CCEX (Competence Center Explosion proof) team is responsible for the related products’ mechanical engineering and lifecycle management in the systems in close collaboration with other teams. It manages the qualification, risk assessment, and certification processes for the products. Team does 3rd level support with order engineering teams.

Your key responsibilities:

  • executing engineering tasks, including selecting and dimensioning of the used components and change management
  • ensuring that order execution is technically correct
  • executing mechanical part and assembly drawings in order and platform engineering
  • interpreting and explaining mechanical drawings to counterparties e.g. to component manufacturers
  • answering to technical questions from frontline, quality department, production or other platforms
  • helping internal customers in troubleshooting and solving problems


Why join us?
Our equipment are delivered in global customers around the world. You will get a nice overview over different industries with the very best experts. With us you can challenge yourself with specialized products and develop your knowledge in product lifecycle management. You will be part of our global company that has a strong commitment for developing its people and for supporting innovation and initiatives for improving processes.

What you should bring:

  • Bachelor’s or higher degree in Mechanical Engineering or similar technical subject 
  • some years work experience in mechanical engineering in 3D CAD environment and basic understanding of product data management
  • fluency in English, both spoken and written
  • good co-operation skills and attitude
  • knowledge and/or experience of explosion proof equipment and industrial manufacturing is a benefit

If you are interested, please submit your application with CV via apply link below by 3.12.2020, at latest.

For further information about the role, please contact Jussi Kuikka, Manager, Competence Center EX-proof.p. +358 44 527 9599 or jussi.kuikka@konecranes.com

Konecranes is a world-leading group of Lifting Businesses™, serving a broad range of customers. We are truly a global company with 18,000 employees at 600 locations in 50 countries. For over 80 years, we have been dedicated to improving the efficiency and performance of businesses in all types of industries. We believe that sustainable growth is a result of a strong responsible performance. Konecranes is committed to ensuring that all employees and job applicants are treated fairly in an environment which is free from any form of discrimination.

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