Sales Internship - Western U.S.
What's the role?
This internship will provide the right individual with the opportunity to gain a tremendous amount of knowledge of the company, our products, and sales operations through the completion of value-added projects and daily sales activities.
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?
Our ten-week summer internship is a great opportunity to bring talent into the organization and expose our interns to Hilti as a future employer. Interns typically work full time during the summer on value added projects that are relevant to their education and that drive Hilti’s business. Individuals who successfully complete an internship will be considered for a full-time position upon graduation.
What do we offer?
Summer interns work 40 hours a week on various projects in departments relevant to their education and in all areas of the business. In addition to internships at our corporate offices in Plano, Texas and Tulsa, Oklahoma, there are field opportunities across the United States. Those who successfully complete an internship are considered for full time employment upon graduation. Throughout the summer, interns will be exposed to all levels of management and participate in a variety of events, including a one-week orientation with a welcome from our CEO, an overview of the business, hands-on tool training and volunteer opportunities. At the end of the summer, interns give a final presentation to senior leadership on their experience and accomplishments.
Why should you apply?
We have an excellent mix of people, which we believe makes for a more vibrant, more innovative, more productive team.
What you need is:
- Are in pursuit of a Bachelor’s degree in professional sales, marketing or other business related degree
- Graduate in Fall 2021 or Spring 2022
- Are results-oriented and proactive - able to get things done and achieve targets
- Have a strong customer orientation
- Have excellent planning and time management skills
- Possess strong communication and presentation skills
- Are proficient in Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint and Word
- Are willing to relocate nationally
- Are eligible to work in the United States permanently without sponsorship
Hilti, Inc is committed to employing a diverse workforce. Qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, veteran status, or disability.
“How am I going to sell power tools? I’ve never drilled a hole in my life! That’s what I thought when I first joined Hilti, but it’s really not like that. It’s about nurturing your strengths and being rewarded for hard work.”