Trainee Engineering (m/f/d) in Power Tool Development
What's the role?
We are looking for an above-average highly motivated young engineer (m/f/d) with first professional experience/doctorate in the field of development, who is able to demonstrate their talent in the development of power tools in the area of diamond technology, in a highly modern environment and who wishes to lay the foundations of a future career. You will bring your analytical and problem-solving skills to the development of innovative products, where you will overcome technical challenges and help to advance Hilti along the way.
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?
This challenging trainee position will give you the unique opportunity to gain comprehensive insights into the process of our product development and to gain valuable work experience in different areas.
You will work independently on the development, specification and design of complex components for our latest products in the area of diamond technology. From the very first day, you will be responsible for successfully achieving our ambitious goals for highly innovative products and efficient development processes. This will require you to develop innovative solutions in close collaboration with other competence areas (testing, measuring systems, simulation and manufacturing), taking into account economic, manufacturing and certification aspects.
Through intensive coaching and support from your personal mentor, we support you in order to advance your career at Hilti in a fast-paced and highly modern working environment. Right from the start, you will take on a lot of personal responsibility and thus optimally prepare yourself for an international management position.
What do we offer?
Our culture of employee and performance orientation guarantees a unique working environment. Many of our employees tell us they felt immediately at home at Hilti, even during their interview.
We will provide you with everything you need to develop and achieve success in your work, including one-to-one coaching and regular feedback. We challenge and promote our employees, and we are both daring and trusting.
We'll offer you plenty of opportunities to get to know our company: Do you want to work abroad? Are you interested in a cross-divisional post within the company, or would you prefer a specialist or management role in the technical segment? At Hilti, you're guaranteed to find an exciting position that meets your personal objectives.
Why should you apply?
You have already proven your potential for leading teams and developing strategic approaches. With your enthusiasm for solving complex technical problems, you will strengthen our development team and shape the development and design of the next generations of devices. You will develop an understanding of the forces acting in the system during application. You will test your hypotheses and analyze the system behavior using suitable tests on prototypes. With this understanding, you systematically develop innovative solutions and enrich our worldwide, international team as a team player.
What you need is:
- Above-average degree (bachelor’s, master’s, PhD) in mechanical engineering or related fields
- Outstanding commitment and initial leadership experience
- Experience in component design for various production methods and 3D CAD desirable
- International experience from internships or semesters abroad
- International mobility (e.g. for a future placement at our development sites worldwide)
- “Global Thinker" with pronounced skills in strategic thinking and acting
- Strong analytical and conceptual skills and high goal-oriented approach
- Team player with very good communication skills in an interdisciplinary and international environment
- Fluency in English and a willingness to learn German
During your job interview you will spend some time with us and get to know our company. Thus you will get a feeling for the job and our corporate culture.
Hilti stands for equal opportunities. We are looking forward to receiving applications from severely disabled persons and similarly disabled persons.
Contact: Hilti Entwicklungsgesellschaft mbH I Miriam Klocker I Human Resources
Should you encounter technical problems during your application, please contact email@example.com.
“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.”