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Technical Engineer

What's the role

Are you looking for a role where you can use your engineering and problem-solving skills, but you also enjoy working and interaction with different people and stakeholders? In Hilti Engineering you’ll have a consultative role, where you’ll enjoy the best of both worlds – working with leading technical innovations and solutions while building relationships with our customers. Engineering at Hilti is a great opportunity to combine your technical and commercial skills in an outstanding team!

Our engineers get involved from the early stage of a project, making the connection between a customer’s need and our product design, and then translating these into solutions helping our customers to build faster, safer and more productive. Technical Engineers are the backbone of our Engineering department providing consultation, support and designs for technical solutions when it comes to passive fire protection, anchoring, modular support systems and the other technical areas of Hilti – supporting our customers and the entire organization.

At Hilti, you’ll get a lot of responsibility from very early on and, with consistent results, you have good opportunities to pursue on your career to different directions within Hilti according to your interests. All the time, you’ll be working in a vibrant culture with a diverse range of talent – unique in their ways but who share the same ambition to build a better future.

Who is Hilti?

Hilti is where innovation is improving productivity, safety and sustainability in the global construction industry, and beyond. Where strong customer relationships are creating solutions that build a better future. Where there is pride and a sense of belonging across our 120 locations, carrying right into our lives and homes. Where people are exploring possibilities, leveraging their potential, owning their personal development and growing lasting careers.

What does the role involve?

As a Technical Engineer you will work as a part of the Engineering Competence Center team based in our Finnish HQ in Keilaranta, Espoo. Engineering Competence Center is a specialist department working with Hilti's technical product lines and solutions collaborating closely with the engineering department, technical marketing and sales teams. Responsibilities include providing consultation and technical support to internal and external stakeholders in relation to Hilti products, software and services. You will get into the largest projects being built in Finland and to process of development and design of technical solutions supporting our customers to be more successful and productive in their building process. The main contacts of the Technical Engineer are Design Engineers from external Engineering offices, Project Managers of our customers and internal field Sales and Engineering colleagues.

Your key responsibilities will be:

  • Providing high quality consultation and technical support for internal and external stakeholders and/or requesters via phone and email
  • Develop solutions, produce designs & calculations for Hilti’s Anchoring systems, Firestop and Installation solutions in accordance to local norms and guidelines
  • Delivery of engineering services and designs for projects
  • Providing trainings for internal and external stakeholders on our technical product lines and solutions
  • Work closely in our key projects as a project team member
  • Creation of leads and opportunities for our sales and engineering teams
  • Selected development tasks and projects aiming for the continuous improvement of the whole engineering department

The Great Place to Work® Institute has recognized Hilti as one of the best multinational employers in Europe for the eighth time. Hilti employees were particularly positive in their assessment of the family-owned company’s future orientation and the corporate culture that it lives by.

Hilti Finland has been rated the 6th Greatest Place to Work in Europe and the 11th Greatest Place to Work in Finland in the class of middle sized companies. As per the Great Place to Work employee opinion survey 2021 81% of our employees consider our company as a total a great place to work.

What do we offer?

We have a very thorough people review process; unlike any we know of in any other business. We screen everyone in the company in a regular people potential matching process which includes not only your skills but the element what brings for you the most energy in your daily work. It means we can pair the potential with opportunities within the company - developing our people in their current roles or challenging them to work in new ways or in new places. By combining the energy and enjoyment and your gained skills you're able to achieve your full potential quicker on your career. Hilti is where your best belongs.

What you need is:

  • Technical or commercial engineering degree (B.Sc or M.Sc)
  • Strong team player
  • Willingness and ability to learn new things and areas
  • Good problem-solving skills
  • Pro-activity and can-do attitude
  • Experience in sales-oriented positions is a plus, but not requirement
  • Relevant work experience from civil engineering, project management or construction is an advantage, but not a requirement
  • Finnish and, English at working proficiency level

Who should apply?

Show us what you’re made of and we’ll offer you opportunities to move around the business – experience different job functions, tackle different challenges and even to work abroad. It’s a great way to find the right match for your ambitions and achieve the exciting career at Hilti you’re after.

Please leave your application as soon as possible.
We will fill the position as soon as we have found the right person

In case you would like to ask more questions on the role, please send them to the Head of Engineering Mikael Kiuru,

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