Schindler Recruiting Cookie Notice


Thank you for visiting (one of) the Schindler Group websites (“Sites”) of Schindler Holding Ltd. and/or its affiliates (“Schindler”) and your interest in Schindler products and services.

1. Introduction

At Schindler, we strive to honor the privacy and security of our users, customers and suppliers, as well as their representatives, in relation to all products, services, applications and websites provided by Schindler Holding Ltd. and any of its affiliates acting as a controller under relevant data protection rules and regulations. You can find a list and contact details of such Schindler controller entities on the following page.

Our Sites use cookies, web beacons, pixel tags and similar technologies (together referred to as “Cookies”) in accordance with this cookie notice (“Cookie Notice”). 

2. What are Cookies?

What is a Cookie?

A Cookie is a small piece of data that is placed on your computer or mobile device by websites you visit. Cookies are widely used in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to the owners of the website.

What does a Cookie do?

A Cookie may store or retrieve information on your browser. This information might be about you, your preferences or your device and is mostly used to make the site work as you expect it to. A Cookie enables the website to remember your actions and preferences (such as login, language and other display preferences) over a period of time, so you don't have to keep re-entering them whenever you come back to the website or browse from one page to another.

The information does usually not directly identify you, but it can give you a more personalized web experience.

3. Purpose of this Cookie Notice

This Cookie Notice explains what Cookies are and why and how we use them when you visit the Sites.

This Cookie Notice explains what Cookies are and describes why and how Schindler uses Cookies when you visit or register on the Sites and the types of Cookies used.

This Cookie Notice applies to the Sites and applications accessed or used through such Sites or platforms which are operated by or on behalf of Schindler.

Your consent to our use of Cookies

You can manage your cookie settings with our Cookie Preference Centre that appeared on your screen when you visited this Site for the first time and that is linked in section 7 “What specific Cookies do we use”. For information on how to block Cookies in your browser, please see section 5 “How to manage your Cookie settings on your browser.

Our use of your personal data

For information about the kinds of Personal Data that we collect in connection with our Sites and how we use this data, please read our Online Privacy Notice.

4. Why we use Cookies

We use Cookies to distinguish you from other users of our Sites, to let you navigate between pages efficiently and to store your preferences. Cookies provide you with a good experience when you browse on our Sites, and they help us tailor our Sites and services to your personal needs. They also allow us to gain customer satisfaction feedback and to communicate to you elsewhere on the internet.

If you revisit our Sites, we may recognize you, even if we do not know your identity.


5. How to manage your Cookie settings on your browser

Internet browsers allow you to change your Cookie settings, for instance to block certain kinds of Cookies or files. You can therefore block Cookies by activating the setting on your browser that allows you to refuse the setting of all or some Cookies.

However, if you use your browser settings to block all Cookies, you may not be able to access all or parts of our Sites, due to the fact that some may be functionality Cookies.

For further information about deleting or blocking Cookies, please visit:

6. The types of Cookies we use

We may use the following types of Cookies

    Functionality Cookies are necessary for functionality or services that you request or for the transmission of communications on our Sites.

    Analytical Cookies are used to carry out performance and audience metrics regarding our Sites.

    Session or Persistent Cookies are used to manage the session whenever you visit our Sites.


Functionality Cookies


Functionality Cookies are necessary for functionality or services that you request or for the transmission of communications on our Sites. They cannot be switched off in our systems. Functionality Cookies are usually only set in response to actions made by you which amount to a request for services, such as setting your privacy preferences, logging in or filling in forms. You can set your browser to block or alert you about these Cookies, but some parts of our Sties will then not work as a consequence.


Functionality Cookies do not store any personally identifiable information.


Functionality Cookies do not require your consent.


Analytical Cookies


Analytical Cookies are used to carry out performance and audience metrics regarding our Sites. These Cookies allow us to count visits and traffic sources so we can measure and improve the performance of our Sites. They help us to know which pages are the most and least popular and see how visitors move around the Sites. All information these Cookies collect is aggregated and therefore anonymous.


For Analytical Cookies we request your consent before placing them on your computer or mobile device. You can give your consent by continuing to use our Site,


If you do not allow these Cookies we will not know when you have visited our Sites and will not be able to monitor its performance.


Persistent or Session Cookies

The session is managed with Cookies. It allows the user to choose whether the Cookies will be Persistent Cookies or Temporary Cookies by checking the “Remember Me box”.



7. What specific Cookies do we use

Type of Cookie

Cookie name


Duration/ Expiry

Strictly necessary?

Persistent or Session Cookie



The user's encrypted email address, if known.



If Persistent, no expiry. If Session, expiry when session ends.



Persistent or Session Cookie



The encrypted ID of the user if one exists.



If Persistent, no expiry. If Session, expiry when session ends.


Persistent or Session Cookie


Whether or not to prefill the Subscribe box with the user's e-mail address, in order to avoid the user having to re-enter their e-mail address.


If Persistent, no expiry. If Session, expiry when session ends


Persistent or Session Cookie


A number that indicates if the user has acknowledged the Cookie Notice banner. If the Cookie is not set, then the banner may be presented. If the Cookie is set and its value is 1, the banner may be suppressed.



If Persistent, no expiry. If Session, expiry when session ends


Server Session Cookie


Single Cookie placed on the user's device during their session so the server can identify the user.



Expires when browser is closed



8. More information about Cookies

You can find more information about Cookies under the following addresses:


-    http://


(a guide to behavioral advertising and online privacy, produced by the internet advertising industry)

9. Use of Social Media Plugins


Our Sites may enable Social Media Plugins (of e.g., Facebook, X, YouTube, Instagram, or LinkedIn).

For further information please consult our Online Privacy Notice.

10. Changes to Cookie Notice

We reserve the right, at our sole discretion, to change, modify, add, or remove portions from this Cookie Notice at any time. You are advised to visit this Site regularly for any amendments.

11. How to contact us

If you have any questions or comments regarding this Cookie Notice, your Personal Data or Data Privacy at Schindler, please contact us at:

Schindler Management Ltd. – Headquarters

Zugerstrasse 13

6030 Ebikon


Phone: +41 41 445 31 31



Last updated December 2023