United States, Stamford, CT, Beauty Care

Sr. Packaging Engineer - Stamford, CT


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.


  • Drives innovation in new packaging platforms, materials and systems. Influences strategic direction of packaging at Henkel.

  • Develops and designs new packaging for safe, convenient and attractive transport of products under a variety of conditions. Develops packaging material standards and specifications. Reviews existing test methods and develops new test methods where applicable.

  • Evaluates packaging and transporting methods and procedures to ensure compliance with safety and quality standards. Evaluates and recommends efficient packing procedures, innovations in packaging materials, and utilization of automation where needed.

  • Develops engineering drawings and specifications with suppliers to determine materials and design required to maximize convenience, utility and function based on the product’s physical characteristics, including safety and special-handling requirements.

  • Designs and coordinates laboratory tests plant trials to assess technical feasibility in the qualification of new materials, and equipment.

  • Provides technical support to ensure quality standards, package performance, and continued supply of products and packaging materials. Participates on continuous improvement teams.

  • May oversee the coordination of activities at contract packaging sites. Oversees exterior package design to ensure proper product identification, consumer appeal, printing appearance, and production techniques.


  • BS in Package Engineering. Mechanical Engineering, Chemical Engineering or related technical discipline.

  • 3 + years’ experience in Packaging in CPG or FMCG.

  • Experience in developing presentations and presenting to Senior Management

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

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.

JOB ID: 19000868
Contract & Job type: Full Time, Regular
Contact information for application-related questions: 1-866-836-7067


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