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Project Manager Modular Support Systems

What's the role?

In Business Unit Installation, project managers serve as the key driver behind transforming raw ideas into tangible innovations. Your mission is to skilfully orchestrate the combination of knowledge, people, and resources, ultimately creating modular support solutions that will make construction better.

Who is Hilti?

For more than a decade, Hilti has been recognized by Great Place to Work as one of the best places to work. Founded in 1941 by the Hilti brothers, we have over 120 locations globally carrying right into our lives and homes. Where people are exploring possibilities, leveraging their potential, owning their personal development and growing lasting careers. We offer innovative solutions for the construction industry, emphasizing a passionate, inclusive team and a performance-driven culture. A substantial amount of our profit goes to the Hilti Foundation, promoting societal growth and sustainable impact.

What does the role involve?

You will pioneer change as our industry becomes digitalized, safer and to be more sustainable for our planet.

As a Project Manager you’ll shaping our modular support platform and the core applications we build, leveraging advanced digital design optimization and BIM (Building Information Modelling) integration to create cutting-edge products. Work with and steer global teams to shape industry standards and empower customers to build a greener, more efficient future and get see the impact of your work in global projects from Datacentres in the US to Electric Vehicle Battery plants in Europe.

Hilti’s modular support systems are like customized building blocks for construction projects. Imagine you’re assembling furniture. Instead of using generic screws and nails, Hilti provides a modular supports platform of specialized connectors, brackets, and profiles. These pieces fit seamlessly, efficiently, and safely, both on the jobsite or one of our prefabrication facilities to create design optimized solutions for our customers. Whether it’s promoting pipes, electrical conduits, or HVAC ducts, Hilti’s modular supports platform simplifies installation and keeps everything securely in place.

What do we offer?

Joining our headquarters in Schaan, Nendeln, or Buchs connects you with a diverse community of over 2,100 colleagues from 70 nationalities in a region where Liechtenstein, Austria, and Switzerland intersect. Our employee groups actively support causes like female empowerment and the LGBTQAI+ community and offer leisure activities like mountain biking and tennis. We also provide opportunities for community engagement both locally and internationally. Benefits at our headquarters include shared e-bikes, an on-site gym, dining options, learning opportunities, financial guidance, child care, and relocation support.

What you need is:

  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in engineering required, preferably mechanical or civil engineering with good business acumen
  • Proven track record in new product development projects from inception through to sales, preferably as project manager
  • Ability to inspire interdisciplinary teams.
  • High commitment, self-responsibility, and customer orientation
  • Fluency in spoken and written English (additional languages are a plus)
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills; proven ability to communicate complex situations in an easy-to-understand manner.

Why should you apply?

You are someone who wants to influence your own development. You’re looking for a company where you have the opportunity to pursue your interests across functions and geographies, where a job title is not considered a final destination but the starting point. You will be joining one of the fastest growing business units at Hilti, where the opportunity to make an impact is huge.


Does this sound like you? We look forward to your application! For further questions, please feel free to contact the hiring manager Philip Richardson , Head of Project Management or Elena Gottardo , Talent Acquisition Business Partner.

*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.

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