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Country:  Finland

Hyvinkää, FI

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Employment type:  Fixed Term
Full-time/part-time position:  Full time
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Summer Trainee, Product Management

Country: Finland
Location: Hyvinkää
Location details: Hyvinkää, partly remote work possibility
Employment type: Summer job, 3-4 months between April and September 2023


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.



Want to kick start your career among the top professionals of lifting businesses and be a part of a winning team who supports and encourages you as you take your first steps in your professional career? Every year Konecranes employs hundreds of students in various fields, varying from technicians to engineers and future business experts. We strive to be an attractive employer for you at every stage of your career – when you land your first summer job, when you want to grow and have more responsibilities or perhaps when you want to spread your wings internationally – we aim to support you at all stages of your life. Are you ready to start your journey to the top of the crane industry? Keep reading and lift your skills to the next level with Konecranes!

Are you studying mechanical, electrical or automation engineering and ready to hit your professional career with Konecranes Summer Trainee team of 2023? Do you want to gain valuable experience from automated container equipment in an international work environment? We might have the perfect opportunity for you!

We are looking for a Product Management Trainee to join our Automated Yard Crane team in Hyvinkää. As a Trainee you will be working with developing the product management tools. Depending on your field of studies and experience, your daily responsibilities include for example creating product 3D-models, developing cycle time and power consumption calculation tool, developing product dashboard tools, or preparing sales and marketing documentation. You will work closely with your team members who help you get started and support you in your day-to-day activities. This is an excellent opportunity to develop your cooperation skills and network with the best talents of your industry. The job is located in Hyvinkää, Finland, with the possibility to work partly remotely.

Why join Konecranes?  

At Konecranes, you will get to develop your professional skills and apply your academic knowledge in practise. We have several different types of development projects planned at Automated Yard Crane team, which would have suitable scope for a summer trainee. As a Product Management Trainee, you will gain meaningful work experience in versatile product management tasks and develop your skills in, for example, 3d modelling, calculation of crane dynamics or creating reporting tools. At Konecranes, we want to foster an environment where people enjoy their work, feel respected and trusted, and are provided with challenging and interesting responsibilities together with unlimited career advancement. Does this sound like something you would appreciate? Check out below what kind of talent we are looking for and apply soon.

What kind of talent are we looking for?

This role is ideal for an engineering student who is eager to learn more about Product Management and Engineering tasks. You are welcome to Konecranes as yourself, but we especially value your good teamwork skills, hard-working attitude, and enthusiasm for developing yourself. Our work environment is highly international, so proficiency in English and the courage to work in an international work environment are important.


  • Academic background in Mechanical. Electrical or Automation engineering, preferably 2nd-4th year studies
  • Depending on development project you will be assigned to, earlier experience on any of the following skills and experience is seen as beneficial:
  • Experience in 3D CAD modelling 
  • Experience in using Microsoft PowerBI and Powerapp tools
  • Knowing calculation principles of machine kinematics
  • You know how to use traditional IT-programs e.g. Microsoft Office, Email, etc.
  • Earlier work experience in similar tasks is seen as a beneficial



Please submit your Summer Trainee application by 19.2.2023, at the latest, via Apply -link below. We will start screening applications already during the application period so apply as soon as possible. For further information about the role, please contact Tero Jaakkola, Manager, Product Management via phone +358 45 78813167 or email (tero.jaakkola(at)

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Konecranes is a world-leading group of Lifting Businesses™, serving a broad range of customers. We are truly a global company with 16,900 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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