Service Technician / Service Engineer international (m/f/x)

Date: 16-Mar-2023

Location: Düsseldorf, NW, DE

Company: Konecranes

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.



Varied projects, technologies, and locations: Welcome to Konecranes’ assembly and commissioning team for Mobile Harbor Cranes! Our products set new standards in the handling of all kinds of goods, on ships of all shapes and sizes, and in a wide range of terminal types. Our Konecranes Gottwald Mobile Harbor Cranes need to withstand the toughest operating conditions. It will be your job to make sure they do! 


You will travel globally and you will work in all ports of the world with our field Task Force Team for Mobile Harbor Cranes.


We are looking for you! 


You are the perfect addition to our team. By performing planned activities in a timely and professional manner you cooperate successfully with both the project management team and your colleagues from the assembly and service stations on site. You are a good team leader and have the opportunity to qualify as a team lead with us.

  • You will complete the mechanical and electrical assembly of crane systems in accordance with the Accident Prevention Regulation (UVV). This includes assembling the crane components and connecting and installing electrical components. We will lay  the professional final commissioning of the fully assembled cranes trustfully into your hands.
  • You will provide the project management team with (assembly) reports, documentation, and deviation reports to ensure result-oriented transparency. 
  • Using your industry-specific know-how, you will check tool lists and put together assembly aids and manual equipment. Naturally, your responsibilities include checking on-site whether individual components have been delivered in full and free of transport damage. 
  • You also excel in customer communication. You will manage customer meetings and report on the results of the respective assembly.
  • During the final acceptance of the cranes you will apply the highest product quality standards and your commitment will ensure that the conditions for satisfied customers are consistently met. You will meticulously log safety-relevant test results, prepare final reports, update the revision plans, and report fault diagnoses to the quality management and project management teams. 
  • We envision you as a future site manager and supervisor for internal and external personnel and will support your professional development towards this goal!


Your background: 

  • Completed technical training (e.g. as an electrical engineer, mechatronics technician/engineer with sound knowledge of programmable logic controllers (PLCs) and basic knowledge of mechanical and hydraulic assembly 
  • Work experience in site management or in managing people and in executing more complex tasks is an advantage 
  • Ideally, you are qualified to inspect cranes and hoists or are willing to acquire this qualification with our support  
  • MS Office skills, experience with product software S5, S7, teleservice, visualization programs, SINAMICS, and PLC analysis 
  • Fluent in English and ideally good German language skills, additional languages are a plus
  • A team player who can work at height and in all weathers, with strong communication skills, the ability to make decisions, and willing to travel/work on worldwide projects and assignments over periods of several months  


What we offer: “Lifting People” - we want you to be successful with us. We count on your commitment and offer you the space and opportunity to achieve your professional and personal goals. And all this on a permanent employment contract in a dynamic, innovative company pursuing a sustainable growth strategy on a global scale. Learn more here:


Sounds exciting? We would like to get to know you! Whether you have questions or are already determined to apply – we look forward to receiving your application, here online. Please include your desired salary and the earliest possible starting date. 


Learn more and discover our Mobile Harbor Cranes at and on YouTube Giant Konecranes Gottwald Mobile Harbor Crane.

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.