Key Project Engineer

Christchurch, Canterbury
Reference No: WD-0002908

What's the role?

We are currently looking for a Key Projects Engineer based in Christchurch to join our Engineering team.

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?

As the Key Projects Engineer for the South Island, you will be responsible for building and delivering a multi-level strategy on assigned projects, working with a project team to maximise Hilti’s share of wallet. You will lead and develop both the sales and engineering teams’ capabilities by sharing best practices in project management strategies. You will also strive to develop strong relationships with customers on the relevant project accounts to fully achieve business opportunities and account penetration.

You will be a full project partner with all key project stakeholders on the assigned projects in order to achieve supplier of choice through commercial framework agreements.

We have more than 200,000 interactions with our customers every day. It’s how we get to know their businesses, understand their needs and develop the precise products and services that will help them.

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.

Why should you apply?

We employ many different nationalities within Hilti New Zealand and many more across the globe. We value the unique contributions of each and every member of our diverse Hilti family. Keeping in mind our core values and customer orientation we never discriminate.

What you need is:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering
  • Experience in engineering with proven commercial acumen
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Strong project management skills
  • Commitment, courage and competitive drive
  • A thirst to learn and challenge yourself

If we’re impressed with your CV, we’ll invite you for an interview and introduce you to the team.

“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.”

- Andreas, Head of Corporate Research and Technology

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