RUAG is a high-tech company with outstanding technological capabilities on the ground, in the air and in space. Today more than 8,000 committed and highly skilled employees are driving forward the technologies of tomorrow at production locations in Switzerland, Germany, Sweden, Finland, France, Austria, Hungary, Australia and the USA.
Are you an open-minded, globally thinking and acting person with a strong will to make change happen? Then you should apply: you can put your strengths to good use in our special program for future global leaders.
Program in brief
Our 18-month program consists of three 6-months assignments in different functions and divisions. Your first assignment will be in your home division. In two more assignments – one of them outside your home country – you will get to know two other divisions and their business fields. Besides obtaining a profound insight into our company, you will develop as a leader and in mastering international business.
What we are offering?
One of our next programs will start in November 2016 at RUAG Ammotec, which specializes in high-quality pyrotechnic and ammunition products for military and civil markets and for industry.
Your assignments will have a strong focus on operations. Starting in Thun, Switzerland, after a sound onboarding you will go through your first assignment at Ammotec followed by further challenges at the Division RUAG Defence. During this journey you will master some of the following challenges:
- Evaluation of operating systems like Toyota Production System, Lean Management, Six Sigma
- Analysis and improvement of Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul (MRO) processes
- Assessment of markets for new product entries
- Synchronization of engineering and project management processes
- Project management
- Asset business
- Service business
- Leadership in international environment
You will preferably be a graduate from a discipline combining industrial technology and business administration. Alternatively, you are a very technology-oriented M.Sc. Economics or a financially oriented M.Sc. Engineering, physics or mathematics graduate.
You have obtained work experience in parallel to or before studying an engineering or electronics related discipline,
or you may have worked as an «assistant consultant» in a management consultancy.
You have strong language skills, with fluent German and English as a minimum as well as strong ICT skills/experience.
You are open-minded, detail- and result oriented with very well developed team skills. Ideally you have lived or travelled abroad as part of your studies or career. You are able to see the big picture, you communicate a vision and you are used to taking the lead. You present challenges in a structured and solution-oriented way.
You are willing to develop your understanding of how an enterprise works as well as to grow your competency in project management and communication. Throughout the program you will have the opportunity to assess and apply different lean methods to group processes, create business development concepts for exciting new products and develop an in-depth cultural understanding of RUAG.
Do you fit this description? Then we should get to know each other. We look forward to your application.
RUAG Ammotec| Patricia Hass-Priske | Kronacher Strasse 63 | 90765 Fürth
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