Project Manager Technology Development
What's the role?
We are looking for a project manager who leads technology projects in our plant engineering team. You will be responsible for product and technology development to realize new manufacturing technologies and introduce new innovative products.
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 29,000 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 develop technologies for global manufacturing in-line with the needs of future product development. You will drive technology projects with in a global and cross-functional project team and use the network of external partners and internal departments. You are responsible for the implementation of new manufacturing technologies & improvement projects. You will work in the area of direct fastening consumables manufacturing in our plant in Liechtenstein.
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:
- Master’s degree in mechanical engineering with background in material science
- Project Management experience in manufacturing environment
- Experience with cost optimization projects and knowledge in steel heat treatment technology of advantage
- Excellent communication skills in English and German
- Affinity to drive industry 4.0 projects
“I love the fact that my job isn’t just technical. It involves planning and dealing with people too. The culture is brilliant. It’s challenging, yes, but it’s friendly and welcoming too. It’s all about teamwork, and your ideas are really taken on board.”