Head of Engineering Consumables Manufacturing

Liechtenstein, Schaan
Reference No: 18246

What's the role?

We are looking for a team leader for our consumables manufacturing unit. You lead a group of interdisciplinary engineers as well as strategical projects. In this function you are responsible for new product implementations & innovation as well as cost reduction projects, investment & process optimizations.

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 sector. We have a proud heritage, built over 75 years, and a worldwide reputation for pioneering products and exceptional service.

With 30,000 people in more than 120 countries, which we’re looking to expand, we’re a great place for you to show us your worth, step up to new challenges and grow your career.

What does the role involve?

You will work together with your team on product implementations as well as on investment projects for future production technologies. You will drive cost saving and investment projects within a global network together with our partner plants in Mexico and China. You are responsible for the project roadmap and stakeholder management of the direct fastening element production in our plant in Liechtenstein.

You’ll work with some of the industry’s most trusted and innovative engineering products.

What do we offer?

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

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 yearly career performance matching process. It means we can pair talent with opportunities - developing our people in their current roles or challenging them to work in new ways or in new places. It’s how we find the right fit and further our teams personally and professionally.

Additionally, we offer you a competitive salary and a wide range of benefits, these may include day care for your kids or a free in-house gym.

Why should you apply?

Do you like developing new technologies? Do you want to move something in a challenging environment? You are up for a global career in an international company and want to continuously develop yourself?

What you need is:

  • University degree in Materials Science or Mechanical Engineering
  • Minimum 3 years of experience as a Project Manager a/o experience as a Group Leader in a technical function
  • Excellent skills in business acumen and project management
  • Strong organizational skills in leading a team of interdisciplinary engineers
  • Ability to inspire peers and employees in a global environment
  • Fluent in English and German

Hilti is an equal opportunity employer.

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