What's the role?
Are you interested to participate in innovation and process development in a leading global manufacturing organization? We have an open position for an intern in our local engineering team for consumable production. Bring in your expertise to help us to continuously improve our production and optimize our machine productivity
Start date is flexible to the student's availability, minimum duration of 3 months (preferably 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 an intern in our engineering team at our headquarter in Schaan, Liechtenstein, you will work closely with engineers and production specialists to optimize our production & value stream. You will be responsible for executing failure analysis as well as development and testing of prototypes. As part of our continuous improvement processes and operational excellence team you will work on next generation manufacturing technologies within the context of industry 4.0.
If you are keen on development and implementation of solutions, material science as well as eager to learn new production processes, this position will path the way for your further career development. We are always on the hunt for further ideas of improvement. Therefore, you will have the opportunity to contribute with your innovative ideas to our innovation process and bring our production to the next level.
CAREER - At Hilti, you’ll enjoy all the perks of being part of a big company, but with the autonomy of running a small business.
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:
- Enrolled in Bachelor's or Master's program in mechanical or material science for the whole internship period
- Preferably first experience in a manufacturing environment
- Excellent communication skills, with fluency in German or English
- You are self-motivated, responsible and have a strong self-management
- Passion for innovation and process development
- Interest in material science and curious about new production processes
- Enthusiasm to learn and drive to succeed
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.