Field Engineer - Fixed-term Contract

Midlands
Reference No: WD-0001591

What's the role?

As a Field Engineer, you will be working across the Midlands area, providing technical input and support to customers in this region. This would cover Birmingham and surrounding areas.

Engineering technical experience coupled with your construction related experience will make you a suitable candidate for this role. This role could lead you to be working on construction sites and also design/customer offices so you will need to be able to adapt to your surroundings.

Candidates without constuction experience will also be considered.

Who is Hilti?

Unless you work in construction, you probably haven't heard of us. We're a hidden gem.

We provide leading-edge tools, technologies, software and services for the professional construction sector. Our customers are loyal and enthusiastic about us. So are our people.

We regularly win Great Place to Work awards globally and are very proud to have been placed on the Times Top 100 Best Companies to Work For list in the UK by our employees for the past 10 years.

Hilti offers the best of both worlds – friendly teams locally and roles across the UK combined with the opportunities only a company of 30,000 people spread across 120 countries can bring.

What does the role involve?

In the role of Field Engineer you will provide engineering support and coverage to both consulting engineers and focused customers, to secure specifications and provide a valuable engineering service. No two days will be the same - you'll could be working on-site one day and then working with the office technical team the next.

You will also provide technical support and training to the company’s personnel and customers to ensure the delivery of a high quality engineering support service at all times.
You'll need to plan and prioritise your day to ensure optimum use of time and cost, so good organisational skills will be required.

93% of our people say they’re proud to work for Hilti, thanks to the quality of our products and the way we look after our people.

What do we offer?

We really value our people and we've worked hard to develop a competitive reward package that reflects this. Some of the benefits we offer include:

*Genuine career advancement (more than 80% of all leadership roles are filled internally)
*Competitive salary and above-average performance bonus
*6% employer pension contributions
*Private Health Insurance and Employee Assistance Programme
*33 days' holiday (inc. Bank Holidays) plus the ability to purchase 5 days more annually
*Paid leave to work on charitable projects
*Hilti Benefits Box, a reward platform offering a cycle to work scheme and shopping and lifestyle discounts/cashback
*Hilti branded car with fuel card

Why should you apply?

We have an excellent mix of people, success at Hilti is down to teamwork and ability, no matter what your background.

What you need is:

  • Degree in Structural/Civil or Mechanical Engineering
  • A good knowledge of the construction industry, and the design and construction process
  • Strong ability to network and develop business relationships with key internal and external stakeholders
  • Ability to communicate clearly and work effectively as part of a team
  • Experience of working within the construction industry (commecial or consultancy)
  • Please be aware that due to the high level of applications, we are unable to give feedback at application stage.

Click through the 'Apply Now' button where you will be asked to upload your CV and answer a couple of short questions – the whole process should take around 90 seconds. If we like what we see, you'll be invited to complete a short video or telephone interview.

If you need any support with your application please contact gbcareers@hilti.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.”

- Andreas, Head of Corporate Research and Technology

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