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Hanna-Leena

Look for lasting solutions.
Manager, Purchasing and Platform

It’s a global playing field

I’ve been working for Konecranes for ten years now and am currently Manager, Purchasing and Platform at our electrical equipment production facility in Hyvinkää, Finland. I’m responsible -together with the purchasing team- for material acquisitions at our facility, and also take responsibility for product platform and support functions. The job gives me the opportunity to work with lots of different kinds of people from Finland and abroad. Thinking global is an...

Lupe

Don’t settle, make it better.
Branch Administrator Santa Fe Springs, California

Work your way up

I work as a branch administrator in Konecranes’ offices in Santa Fe Springs, California. My job duties include payroll administration, contract processing, job costing, and employee data management. I started as a part-time temp, but after the first week, I was offered a full-time temp position. Eight months later I was offered a permanent position. I’ve been working as a branch administrator for four years now.

Training is part of the job

I heard about...

Jack

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

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