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Country:  United States

Middletown, OH, US

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

Apprentice Technician - Middletown, OH

Country: United States (US) 
Location: Middletown
, Ohio (US-OH) 
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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. This is what makes Konecranes a unique place to work.

Are you looking to gain experience in an entry level position that will take you to the next level? Konecranes, one of the leading companies in the industrial world is looking for an apprentice/helper with an electrical background. This role will entail electrical and mechanical inspections that will lead to planning and the repair of overhead cranes. You will be expected to know service policies and review with our clients the repairs that need made and the course of action that will need to be taken. You will also have the opportunity to generate sales and service leads if possible. Konecranes employees work in a safety first type of environment and don’t mind heights or working on mechanical parts. As an apprentice, you will have the opportunity to experience new and challenging situations with each job that will benefit your electrical background.



  • Inspect and repair overhead industrial cranes and hoists to verify safety and compliance with Manufacturer, OSHA and ANSI.
  • Troubleshoot and repair material handling equipment.
  • Troubleshoot and repair class “F” DC cranes ranging from 25 ton to 365 ton.
  • Evaluate and make recommendations regarding required repairs.
  • Ensure professionalism and a high customer service standard.
  • Provide a high level of communication with both Customer and Office.
  • Takes safety of others and self seriously.


  • Minimum two years of crane repair experience/ or 2 years of Industrial repair.
  • Thorough knowledge of electrical theory for AC/DC power and motor controls.
  • Thorough knowledge of the mechanical systems of cranes/hoists/ or similar equipment.
  • Thorough knowledge of simple structural elements.
  • Understanding of the OSHA/ANSI standard (is preferred but not required).
  • Thorough knowledge of crane repair and maintenance (is preferred but not required).
  • Ability to work in all elements of weather.
  • Must be able to work required overtime and will be on call one weekend monthly
  • Must be able to climb several flights of stairs/ladders and work at heights up to 135’
  • Ability to foster teamwork with peers in Operations and Office.
  • Resourceful in getting the job done.
  • Excellent verbal and written skills.
  • A clean driving record.


EDUCATION:   Vocational/technical training and a high school degree or equivalent


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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 16,000 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. Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled/Other Protected Category.

Nearest Major Market: Cincinnati

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