United States, Irvine, CA, Adhesive Technologies

Associate Chemist Intern - Spring 2021


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.


  • Conduct experiments and perform a variety of technical procedures in the development of materials for electronics applications.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment in a team or on their own and perform assignments with limited supervision.
  • Responsible for producing formulations, conducting tests to measure physical properties and performance.
  • Gather and summarize data and interpret data in a scientific manner.
  • Responsible for general laboratory clean-up and other general lab duties as assigned.


  • Pursuing a graduate degree in Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, Material Science/ Engineering
  • Is hands-on and enjoys working with machines and tools, and coming up with new ideas. Previous experience in a laboratory environment is preferred.
  • Candidate will work with chemicals and must be able to follow safe work practices and protocols.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office suite: Word, Excel and PowerPoint.
  • Ability to stand for long periods of time while performing laboratory work.
  • May be required to reach, squat, bend, and lift up to 25 lbs.

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.

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.

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JOB ID: 20006470
Contract & Job type: Full Time, Limited Term
Contact information for application-related questions: 1-866-836-7067


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