Intern or thesis student - Operational Excellence Diamond Inserts Production

Liechtenstein, Schaan
Reference No: 9844

What's the role?

As an intern in the diamond inserts production department in headquarter in Schaan, Principality of Liechtenstein, your responsibilities will cover supporting the Lean Management on agile solutions for process optimizations as well as focus on operational excellence topics within the context of industry 4.0. Your tasks will be to collect and assess practical use cases for industry 4.0 applications in the plant and drive proactively the implementation phase in the diamond inserts production.

Start ideally Feb/March 2019 for 4-6 months

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 some 28,000 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?

As intern in our department, you’ll be part of a competent and diverse team which operates in the diamond inserts and consumables production. You’ll work closely with our experts in Engineering, Development and Quality Management to improve production processes and take over own projects along the whole value stream.

Your opportunities in headquarter of the Hilti AG will be to get insight in pilot projects for industry 4.0 within global manufacturing. In addition, you will have the chance to enhance and strengthen the communication within the manufacturing plants in Liechtenstein, Mexico, Germany and China by conducting industry 4.0 workshops with people from different countries. You will work closely and interdisciplinary with production specialists and plant management team on strategic projects. Eventually, besides your operational or strategic work, you will have the opportunity to write your master`s thesis with us.

INNOVATION - This is the cutting edge of corporate innovation, where the pace is fast, fun, energetic and inspiring. As an intern in diamond inserts production you will get a holistic overview of industry process collaboration and teamwork.

What do we offer?

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.

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.

What you need is:

  • Field of study: Industrial Engineering, Mechanical Engineering and Management, Quality Management, Electrical Engineering or Mechatronics
  • You should be proactive, motivated and have a strong sense of responsibility
  • Strong computer skills including handling of MS Office
  • Excellent communication skills, with fluency in German and English
  • A strategic approach and good problem-solving skills with a strong self-management complete your profile

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