United States, Bay Point, CA, Adhesive Technologies

Process Engineer


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.


  • Identifies, prioritizes, and executes projects in support of critical product and process issues required to maintain or increase profitable sales growth, with appropriate management and customer input;

  • Employs lean manufacturing practices to improve manufacturing operations, reduce scrap, improve efficiencies, and reduce cycle times;Implements process control improvements to reduce product variability;

  • Supports new product development activities and teams, generating new products and processes that are fully capable of meeting all customer and internal requirements;

  • Identifies present and future capital needs to support new products and processes, improve process capability and reliability, reduce direct and indirect labor, reduce cycle time, improve product quality, and improve health, safety, and environmental elements; 

  •  Supports root cause analysis and corrective action in a timely manner;

  • Generate and modify Bills of Material (BOMs), Routings, Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs)

 YOUR SKILLS - BS Degree in Chemical, Materials or Mechanical Engineering required.  - 2-5 years process engineering experience in a manufacturing environment.  - Prefer experience in a chemical batch process environment.  - Ability to work independently or as part of a cross-functional team on complex technical projects. - Aptitude to work with customers to understand and react to their requirements. - Ability to work with mathematical concepts such probability and statistical inference, and the fundamentals of plane and solid geometry and trigonometry.  - Ability to use technical tools to control, analyze, and improve processes. - Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts and draw valid conclusions.  - Ability to interpret an extensive variety of technical instructions in mathematical or diagram form and deal with several abstract and concrete variables. - Must be able to communicate effectively with both technical and non-technical personnel. 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: 200000M9
Contract & Job type: Full Time, Regular
Contact information for application-related questions: 1-866-836-7067


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