What's the role?
With outstanding quality performance you create enthusiastic customers. As our business is going global intensely, there are many challenges lying ahead, not only with regards to quality. This role is located in our business unit Anchors and you support our strategic moves by improving our mechanical Anchor product portfolio and driving systematic overarching process improvement. You interact with Hilti’s global manufacturing locations, suppliers, business unit functions, beyond that with selected customers and headquarter functions.
Who is Hilti?
If you’re new to the industry, you might not have heard of us. We provide leading-edge tools, technologies, software, and services for the global construction industry, and beyond. At Hilti strong customer relationships create solutions that build a better future, where there is pride and a sense of belonging across our 120 global locations. It’s where people explore possibilities, leverage their potential, own their personal development, and grow lasting careers.
What does the role involve?
In your role, you work with our core manufacturing locations and suppliers on substantial quality improvements. Besides, you take over the quality role in product development projects and overarching process improvement initiatives, not only focussing on quality. In addition, you contribute to the advancement of our on-site Quality Management System and shopfloor quality assurance. If the situation requires, you also support in supplier auditing and release, complaint management, related market communication and sustainable problem solving. Entering as team member, we expect you to timely develop into a leadership role. Therefore, you constantly work with high visibility towards the top management, and you have the opportunity to build-up a network for your further career advancement.
93% of our people say they’re proud to work forHilti, thanks to the quality of our products and the way we look after ourpeople.
What do we offer?
You will be working with a team of people striving for excellence, with an open, inclusive and supportive culture. Bring your own perspective and achieve results together with others.
Come to a place where you will own your development and career journey: global or local, cross-functional or as a specialist. If you’re willing to go the extra mile, there is no limit to what you can achieve.
Relish the views from our modern and state-of-the art offices. Enjoy a variety of healthy foods from the campus restaurants, keep in shape at the in-house gym, or commute with our e-bikes free of charge. You will be amazed what the alpine life has to offer.
For the full range of benefits, take a look at https://careers.hilti.li/en-li/about-us/your-benefits-hilti
What you need is:
- Engineering background (mechanical, industrial, etc). Ideally combined with a Master in Business Administration as a plus.
- Knowledge about Quality Management and/or other continuous improvement programs
- Several years of experience leading an operational business or operational function (quality, plant, logistics, development) with corresponding responsibility for profit and costs (world class company), as well as professional consulting experience
- Leadership skills and experience combined with strong analytical skills
- You show a convincing problem solving and conceptual capability, proven by solved (operational) issues in complex organizations, e.g. Six Sigma Black or Green Belt
- Technical understanding in metal processing, coating and cold forming is a plus
- You have excellent communication and presentation skills on top-management level; therefore English is a must & International flexibility and willingness to travel within Europe mainly (20-40% possibility of traveling)
Why should you apply?
Through your enthusiasm for innovation, you ensure that our future products will also continue to be of the highest quality. Furthermore, you enjoy taking on responsibility and enjoy working in interdisciplinary teams. You feel at ease communicating at all hierarchy levels, even in English. Your excellent business knowledge and strategic thinking help you to drive forward projects independently and in a structured manner. You thus make a significant contribution towards the further development of the quality department.
Does this sound like you? We look forward to your application! For further questions, please feel free to contact the hiring manager Gunnar Wald, Head of Quality, Business Unit Anchors: https://www.linkedin.com/in/gunnar-wald-78b05684/
*For non-EU / EFTA citizens: Please state your eligibility status to work in Switzerland / Liechtenstein and note that if you do not own a valid Swiss / Liechtenstein work permit, Hilti cannot guarantee your final employment due to authority regulations.
Learn more about us: https://careers.hilti.li/en-li
Learn more about life at Hilti Headquarters: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UeJPLBszc2A
Hilti is an equal opportunity employer.