Hilti ranked eighth in the World’s Best Workplaces, 2022

Published 19/12, 2022 at 15:45

This is the sixth time in the past 11years in which Hilti has received the coveted GPTW recognition. The ranking captures the perspective of both the employees and the organisation, the former accounting for two-thirds of the final score.

The employees share their perspective via an anonymous survey (Trust Index) while the organisation reports on a list of key performance indicators (Culture Brief) and undergoes an evaluation of its human resources processes and measures (Culture Audit) conducted by GPTW. To be recognised as one of the best workplaces, organisations must achieve a Trust Index of at least 70% and meet the criteria established in the Culture Audit.

“Our company’s caring and performance oriented culture is the foundation of our success. Hilti’s business model is built on direct customer relationships and innovation, so our team members are the key to this success. We are relying on highly engaged, self-motivated and skilled colleagues to do their best every day! It is our deep conviction, and data supports this, that only engaged employees can lead to loyal customers. This is why we cater equally to the bottom line and to the engagement and well-being of our teams. Being recognised as one of the best companies to work for globally is extremely gratifying, as it confirms that we ‘walk the talk’,” stated Matthias Gillner, member of the Executive Board.

Great Place to Work gains insights from over 100M employees in 90 countries worldwide. This year the global accolades reflect Hilti’s ranking on 22 national Best Workplaces lists during 2021 and early 2022. These comprised of Austria, Belgium, Canada, Chile, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, India, Italy, Mexico, the Netherlands, Panama, the Philippines, Portugal, Qatar, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, and the United States.

The Hilti Group supplies the worldwide construction and energy industries with technologically leading products, systems, software, and services. With about 32,000 team members in over 120 countries the company stands for direct customer relationships, quality, and innovation. Hilti generated annual sales of around €6B in 2021. The headquarters of the Hilti Group have been located in Schaan, Liechtenstein, since its founding in 1941. The company is privately owned by the Martin Hilti Family Trust, which ensures its long term continuity. The Hilti Group’s strategic orientation is based on a caring and performance oriented culture and the goals of creating enthusiastic customers and building a better future.

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