What's the role?
As an intern in Quality Management department in headquarter in Schaan, Principality of Liechtenstein, your responsibilities will cover the support of the QM operations and the implementation of new products. You will be part of continuous improvement processes as well as operational excellence topics within the context of industry 4.0. Additional tasks will be to collect and assess practical use cases for industry 4.0 applications in the production and drive proactively the implementation phase on a global scale.
Start date is flexible to the student's availability, duration 6 months with option to extend.
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 a competent and diverse team which operates in different fields that reach from anchor production, direct fastening to diamond consumables. You’ll work closely with our experts in Engineering, Development and Production to improve processes and take over own projects along the whole value stream.
Your key responsibilities will be to analyse and improve existing standards, identify gaps and develop global standards to ensure operational excellence. You will also be responsible to develop trainings and documentation concepts as well as implement defined standards to make them sustainable. You will lay out these processes in a process map and help to sharpen our management system.
Batuhan, Intern: In Quality Management at Plant 1, I had the privilege of closely collaborating with the production and diverse value streams. The advantageous aspect of my role was the substantial variety of tasks, allowing me to engage with a wide array of individuals. I was actively involved in day-to-day operations and spearheaded numerous exciting projects for which I held accountable roles. One of the most exciting projects I worked on was Organizing, Coordinating and the Analysis of a Quality Pilot Series Production (QN) for a newly introduced product.
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:
- Enrollment for the whole internship period in a Bachelor/Master’s program in Industrial Engineering, Mechanical Engineering and Management, Quality Management, Electrical Engineering or Mechatronics
- Excellent communication skills, with fluency in English and German
- You should be proactive, motivated and have a strong sense of responsibility
- Strong computer skills including handling of MS Office
- A strategic approach and good problem-solving skills with a strong self-management complete your profile
Why should you apply?
We have an excellent mix of people, which we believe makes for a more vibrant, more innovative, more productive team. So, if you have no knowledge of construction, 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.