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Undergraduate Chemical & Mechanical Engineering Intern/Co-Op Summer 2023

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 Henkel’s Summer 2023 Undergraduate Chemical & Mechanical Internships.

As a Henkel Intern, you will play an integral part of our team, while gaining real-world experience and a comprehensive understanding of various marketing functions within a global organization. Based on your interests and skillset, we have a variety of internship opportunities across our Adhesives and Consumer Brands business units. Your internship could include:

  • Becoming part of our team optimizing processes and generating material performance data in our state-of-the-art laboratories
  • 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
  • Gaining a comprehensive understanding of the roles application and/or process engineering play in the consumer-packaged goods and adhesive industries

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

To be successful in this internship, we are looking for:

  •  Undergraduate students currently enrolled in at least their sophomore pursuing a degree in Chemical or Mechanical Engineering or related discipline with a minimum 3.2 GPA
  • 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 indicate your preferred Henkel location at which you would like to intern.

Henkel will be reviewing and interviewing candidates for our 2023 Summer Internship Program on a rolling basis from September 2022 to February 2023 with our target to have offers extended by February 28th, 2023. A recruiter will reach out to you during this window if your background, interests and skillset match a specific internship role with Henkel. 

Please indicate your preferred internship site location(s) from the lists below when prompted on your application. 

Site locations: Bowling Green, KY; Brandon, SD; Cannon Falls, MN; Chanhassen, MH, Concord, CA; Bridgewater, NJ; Darien, CT; Delaware, OH; Enoree, SC; Irvine, CA; Madison Heights, MI; Mentor, OH; Oak Creek, WI; Rocky Hill, CT; Salisbury, NC; St. Louis, MO; Stamford, CT; Trumbull, CT

We are proud to be one of Forbes 2022 Best Employers for Diversity! 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: req44944
Contract & Job type: Full Time, Limited Term
Contact information for application-related questions: 1-866-836-7067
Health, Disability & Life Insurance
Health, Disability & Life Insurance Vacation / Paid Time Off
Vacation / Paid Time Off 401k Matching
401k Matching Flexible Work Policy
Flexible Work Policy Performance Bonus Incentives
Performance Bonus Incentives Paid Parental Leave & Childcare Benefits
Paid Parental Leave & Childcare Benefits Wellness Programs
Wellness Programs Tuition Reimbursement & Student Loan Aid
Tuition Reimbursement & Student Loan Aid International Career Opportunities
International Career Opportunities Employee Recognition Programs
Note: Perks might vary depending on the job grade.