What's the role?
Business unit Anchors is a worldwide leader in its market segment in the professional construction environment. We have continuously brought innovative solutions that solve customers’ problems always helping them “how to connect things” to different base materials. Given our strong market position Hilti is considered top-of-mind in most markets when it comes to anchors. In a unique internship setup, you’ll gain insights in global engineering marketing within one of the most innovative companies in the industry. Furthermore, you will gain an understanding of regional differences in construction industry and work with an international team throughout the globe.
Start date is flexible to the student's availability, duration for at least 6 months
Who is Hilti?
For the sixth time in the past 11 years, Hilti has been named one of the best employers by Great Place to Work.
What began as a family business in 1941, founded by brothers Eugene and Martin Hilti, has become a leading industry player with over 120 locations worldwide and a workforce of more than 32,000 colleagues. Our incredible journey, from humble beginnings to a global powerhouse, is a shining example of the rewards of a hard-working and dedicated team.
At Hilti, we provide leading-edge tools, technologies, software, and services for the global construction industry and beyond. Our purpose is making construction better based on a passionate and inclusive global team and a caring and performance-oriented culture.
We invest a substantial amount of our annual profit to the Hilti Foundation, which focuses on initiatives that empower people to live independently and autonomously, contribute to building stronger societies, and create networks of competent partners to achieve sustainable and scalable impact.
What does the role involve?
As intern in our department you’ll be part of the global marketing team, supporting on several ongoing projects such as identifying specifier needs and customer workflow understanding. You’ll work closely with our experts to develop solutions to generate additional benefits for our customers.
Your key responsibilities will be to support our global engineering marketing managers in analysing new business opportunities, supporting market requests, perform competitive analyses and market data analyses. You will also support the organization of company events. Take ownership of daily business support tasks and a dedicated project as part of your personal development journey.
MARKETING - Two thirds of our people work directly with our customers, either in sales or in our various technical services.
What do we offer?
Join over 2200 colleagues from over 70 nationalities at one of our Headquarter locations in Schaan, Nendeln (Liechtenstein), or Buchs SG (Switzerland) is more than a career move. It’s your opportunity to enjoy the energizing, alpine lifestyle - where Liechtenstein, Austria, and Switzerland seamlessly meet. It’s an unforgettable life change.
We’ll give you the tools you need to excel in your internship, including one-to-one coaching. You’ll enjoy a rare combination of autonomy and camaraderie, as you’ll manage your own project while being part of a friendly team.
You’ll not just be another pair of hands but a fully integrated team member with lots of self-responsibility. From there, we’ll trust you to do whatever it takes to deliver outstanding results. Go the extra mile and we’ll reward you with strategic development discussions and career opportunities.
We’ll support you even before you start with us through relocation and integration support. With the international interns community at Hilti you’ll never be bored. Further, the snow-draped mountains, crystal-clear lakes and marvelous landscapes in the Happy Valley invite for lots of outdoor activities.
What you need is:
Bachelor or Master student in engineering (civil/structural (preferred), industrial or mechanical engineering
Strong communication skills, with excellent English and interpersonal skills
Ability to research information systematically and synthesize findings, driving new insights and recommendations
Good Office knowledge on Excel and PowerPoint
A proactive approach and self-reliant personality
Why should you apply?
We have an excellent mix of people, which allows you to work in a highly vibrant, innovative and productive team. So, if you have no knowledge of the construction industry, that’s fine with us. We’re more interested in your ability, commitment and drive to succeed.
We take our time to get to know you. As part of your recruitment process, you’ll get to talk to your internship coach as well as your HR Manager who both can answer some of your burning questions.
Hilti is an equal opportunity employer.