Associate Product Development Scientist/Engineer

Chanhassen, MN, United States
Closing date
Oct 10, 2022

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Science, Physical Sciences and Engineering
Contract Type
Full Time
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At Henkel, you can be a game changer and craft your career. Unleash your entrepreneurial spirit by bringing your ideas to life within a global team. Our leading brands and technologies, along with our high-performing businesses will provide you with countless opportunities to develop your skills and explore new paths. Your career at Henkel will contribute to a more sustainable future, while you grow within our vibrant, diverse culture of trust and belonging. If you're up for challenging the status quo, join our team of pioneers and make your mark on the future with us.

Do you dare to make an impact?

  • The Associate Engineer/Scientist uses scientific and engineering principles to conduct research and product development.
  • They will work closely with Senior Engineers/Scientists in the R&D group for technical guidance.
  • The Associate Engineer/Scientist will actively participate towards fulfilling the project scope - by providing independent inputs and analysis into the projects run by the Senior Staff.
  • The project tasks formulated in active participation will include: formulation work and DOE, prototype development, scale-up operations, sample preparation/packaging/shipment, and assistance with product maintenance.

  • Able to work independently on a defined project and able to multi-task multiple ADP project activities
  • Plans daily and weekly activities related to assigned projects to meet deadlines
  • Able to set up simple experiments and perform standard characterization testing on formulations.
  • Able to collect, interpret and understand chemical, physical and mechanical data. Also able to make conclusions and make recommendations
  • Responsible, for communicating the results of his/her work clearly and accurately using various means - written, oral or electronic - within and outside the R&D group. This person will prepare reports, graphics and other documentation as needed.
  • Work under functional or supervision of Senior R&D staff - actively contributing to and participating in projects managed by senior staff.
  • This person will also be required to make presentations to cross functional team members on project status. Able to verbally communicate one-on-one in front of a group
  • Actively involved with formulation and lab-scale versions of concept products.
  • Demonstrate ability to partner with other team members in ADP projects
  • Transfer of formulation from lab to plant PE during scale-up
  • Perform job function is a safe and professional manner.
  • Maintains accurate and detailed records of data and proc.
  • Interfaces with various personnel primarily within & outside the group.
  • Participates in the Company Continuous Improvement Plan in the interest of self-improvement.
  • Other duties may be assigned.
Henkel does not accept unsolicited resumes from search firms or employment agencies. Unsolicited referrals and resumes are considered Henkel property and therefore, Henkel will not pay a fee for any placement resulting from the receipt of an unsolicited referral. At Henkel's request only, preferred vendors may be invited to refer talent for specific open positions. In these cases, a fully-executed agreement with Henkel must be in place and current.

All employees applying for an internal position must have a discussion with his/her manager about their interest in a job posting opportunity. The discussion will not preclude the employee from interviewing if their skills meet the job requirements.

Henkel is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, and other legally protected characteristics.

JOB ID: 22039695 Contract & Job type: Full Time, Regular Contact information for application-related questions: 1-866-836-7067


About Henkel


At Henkel, you can make a difference and craft your career. That's why you own your projects and take full responsibility from an early stage. Our unique brands in markets around the world open up countless opportunities to follow your convictions and explore new paths. If you have an entrepreneurial mindset that allows you to always think out of the box - take the chance and shape the digital future together with us.

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