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Henkel Engineering Internships - Fall 2024

Darien, CT, United States
Closing date
Jun 20, 2024

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Science, Physical Sciences and Engineering
Contract Type
Full Time
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Are you a highly motivated, innovative student looking to gain career-building experience in engineering and make an impact at a leading global organization?

If yes, you could be a great fit for one of Henkel's Fall 2024 Engineering Internships. As an engineering intern, you will play an integral part of our team, while gaining real-world experience and a comprehensive understanding of the various roles an engineer plays at a global organization.

Henkel's fall internships typically start mid-year and last 4 to 6 months. For a specific role, the schedule could be part- or full-time; after you submit your application, you will have the chance to discuss these details with your Henkel recruiter during the screening phase. Following your internship, you may be invited to join Henkel as a full-time employee in the future.
Based on your interests, skillset, and availability, you will be considered for a variety of chemical, mechanical, industrial, environmental, and/or electrical engineering internships to support our Adhesives and Consumer Brands business units during Fall 2024. Within on your specific department, you can expect your internship to include a variety of assignments like:

•Conducting experiments and performing a variety of technical procedures in the development of new and existing products
  • Operating physical/analytical equipment for material testing and high-precision machines to assemble parts and samples for application testing
  • Planning and executing tests of new formulations to ensure products can be manufactured in the Henkel manufacturing network
  • Executing engineering processes ensuring that quality products are delivered on-time at competitive cost
  • Gathering, analyzing and evaluating ideas from manufacturing to improve or develop new functionality within materials management or production planning
  • Developing, implementing, and maintaining required programs, policies, and procedures in alignment with safety and environmental laws
In addition to the job functions of your assigned department, you will also develop your professional skillset through:
  • Exciting projects that allow you to make real impact and collaborate with Henkel colleagues worldwide
  • Countless learning opportunities available through Henkel's online learning platform with over 9,000 courses
  • Networking events with Henkel business unit leaders, diversity and inclusion experts and sustainability ambassadors
  • Ongoing feedback discussions that allow you to accomplish concrete goals

  • Undergraduate students currently enrolled in at least their sophomore pursuing a degree in Chemical, Mechanical or Industrial Engineering; Chemistry, Material Science or related subject
  • Laboratory skills: hands-on experience working with machinery and scientific instruments (role dependent)
  • Analytical skills: ability to develop fact-based recommendations resulting from in-depth data analysis
  • Communication skills: collaborative team player with an entrepreneurial spirit and can-do attitude
  • Project management skills: strong work ethic and ability to meet project deadlines
Ready to take the next step?We are excited you are taking the first step to craft your career at Henkel. Please submit your application, and when prompted, indicate your preferred Henkel location at which you would like to intern from the list below.

Henkel sites hiring Fall 2024 Engineering Interns: Madison Heights, MI; Lexington, MA; Mentor, OH; Brandon, SD; Darien, CT; Salisbury, NC

Henkel will be reviewing and interviewing candidates for our 2024 internships on a rolling basis from September 2023 to February 2024 with our target to have offers extended by March 1, 2024. A Henkel recruiter may reach out to you during this window if your background and skillset match a specific internship role with Henkel. Together, you will then discuss further your interests and the position details.

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: req53596 Contract & Job type: Limited - Full Time Contact information for application-related questions: Please do not use this email address for sending your application or CV. To apply, please click on the "Apply Now" button below. Applications sent via e-mail will not be accepted.


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