Project Manager Hard Metals

Liechtenstein, Schaan
Reference No: WD-0002062

What's the role?

We are looking for a project manager in the Hardmetals area, who leads projects in a cross functional engineering and research team. You will be responsible of large/medium research and development projects that deliver significant benefits in terms of improving operational performance and efficiency of our inserts.

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 in hard materials research topics, a key area in the development and optimization of our inserts. As a project manager, you are in charge for delivering the projects within the quality, costs and schedule targets, while growing and developing your project team.
By establishing sound and clear project structure, you ensure clear target setting, prioritization and timely execution, by all the parties involved in the project. Inspiring discussions with international internal and external stakeholders are key to foster a common understanding and close alignment. For this position, we are looking for candidates with knowledge in hardmetals and their applications. Having experience in powder metallurgical and manufacturing would be advantageous, while knowledge in metal cutting and rock drilling process would be a plus.

We want your thirst to learn, courage to challenge and desire to improve things, including yourself.

What do we offer?

We offer you a unique place to work, where you are part of a creative and diverse team. We give you many opportunities to develop yourself and we will support you in shaping your individual career path. Join our positive team spirit! Our Headquarters in located in Schaan, in the beautiful and mountainous Rhine Valley. We offer state-of-the art office spaces, a staff restaurant with a variety of healthy food, coffee corners, an in-house gym with a relaxation room and so much more.
We want you to work your best and offering flexible working and day care for your children are just some ways we do that.

Why should you apply?

Apply for this exciting opportunity and shape Hilti’s future activities in the area of manufacturing technologies.

What you need is:

  • You bring a Master degree in material science, PhD is preferred
  • You have already worked with hardmetals, you bring knowledge in powder metallurgical technologies; knowledge in metal cutting and rock drilling process are a plus
  • You have first proven project management expertise, with profound moderation, communication and presentation skills
  • The drive for result and a high personal standard of performance is something you`re looking for
  • You bring a high commitment to create positive work relationships with other team and project members

Hilti is an equal opportunity employer.

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