Why should I join Holcim?
Our genuine respect for our people, the environment and the communities in which we operate has contributed to our "leader of the industry" ranking in the Dow Jones Sustainability Index.
With a presence in over 70 countries throughout the world, we are taking great pride in developing our people, both personally and professionally, and offer a diversity of exciting roles where you have opportunity to contribute and make a difference.
If you want to succeed, if you value a vibrant learning environment and want real responsibility, you should consider a career with Holcim.
What is the working environment like?
Ours is a truly multi-cultural working environment with about 67 nationalities represented across our business. We have an open and collaborative corporate culture that offers personal and professional growth, genuine innovation and global networking. We want you to contribute your ideas and energy and to take on experiences that will enrich your working and personal life.
Where can I contribute my energy and ideas?
We are all well aware that our global environment is rapidly changing and organizations must be able to adapt to this. To meet these challenges, we draw on the knowledge, experience, ideas and expertise of our people. We value teamwork and knowledge sharing and aim for best practice in all that we do.
Just as our products stand the test of time, we have designed our business to do the same by being adaptable and responsive with a focus on continuous improvement. If you are a person who wants to do your best and be developed, then we would like to talk to you.
What kind of career development will I receive?
Like our products, performance will be the basis of your career advancement. We encourage our employees to take an active role in directing their careers and make use of the wealth of programs and coaching we have available. If you have the energy, potential and inspiration then we will provide the training and development tools at both a local and corporate level to support your individual objectives.
Do I have to specialize in one area of the organization?
Developing your full potential with Holcim requires a comprehensive understanding across our business locations and functions. We have careers available for both specialists and generalists that draw on the relationships you will build working with us. Whichever path you choose, you can build your career with us.
Will I have the opportunity to travel?
Initially, depending on your role, you will most likely be based in the location you are assigned to. However, you could have the opportunity to build your international networks through conferences, travel and international postings. The opportunities are there for the taking.
How do Holcim companies recruit?
The different companies of the Holcim Group recruit independently in the different countries, though the access to the vacancies can be done through one click on the Holcim website. The range of opportunities is broad and offers many career paths to follow with us - no matter where you are in the world.
What types of roles does Holcim offer?
We have lots of interesting positions at all levels covering the full range of business and corporate support functions.
Click here to find out what vacancies we have: Job openings
What kind of background do I need?
Opportunities at Holcim suit a diverse range of people with different backgrounds, trade and academic experiences. Having a technical background or business knowledge will give you a head start. We're looking for bright, capable people to think and plan with vision, to respond and execute with efficiency and to use and develop their skills in flexible, globally oriented teams. If this sounds like you, we want to hear from you.
What is Holcim's compensation and benefits philosophy?
Our ambition to be the leading employer of choice in our industry is reflected through the attractive packages we offer. We regularly review our practices against the external market, so we're always able to attract and retain the best people. And when people need to relocate to join our team, we make sure we provide the assistance needed to make it a smooth transition.
For Holcim, its about making sure we offer our people the complete package.
How do I know if there are any vacancies?
Click here to see what is available in your country, globally of by work function. Job openings