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Intern or thesis student- Hard materials research (194602) Start early 2017 for 6 months

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Intern or thesis student- Hard materials research (194602) Start early 2017 for 6 months

Intern or thesis student - Hard materials research (194602) Start early 2017 for 6 months

Liechtenstein, Schaan
What's the role?

In the field of diamond coring we are searching for new cutting material opportunities by an indepth analytical approach. Evaluating material properties and translating the findings into geometrical designing for improving application performance of coring, sawing and drilling tools will be the main fields of action for our candidate.

Who is Hilti?

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 first-rate service.

Innovation is our lifeblood, and we create around 30 new products each year. With some 23,000 people in more than 120 countries, we’re a great place for you to showcase your talent as you learn, grow and carve-out your career.

What does the role involve?

As intern in our department you'll be part of a team with sound knowledge of all different types of materials. You'll work closely with our experts to develop new cutting materials for our diamond business.

Your key responsibilities will be to evaluate suitable cutting materials in our exclusive labs and conduct an analytical characterization and performance testing with prototypes in our large testing hall.

This is the cutting edge of corporate innovation, where the pace is fast, fun, energetic and inspiring.
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:
  • Strong interest in materials science or mechanical/chemical engineering
  • MS office skills, CAD desirable
  • We want your thirst to learn, courage to challenge and desire to improve things, including yourself
  • Excellent communication skills, with fluency in English and ideally another language
  • A proactive approach and self-reliant personality

We take our time to get to know you. As part of your recruitment process, you’ll get to talk to your internship coach as well as your HR Manager who both can answer some of your burning questions.