United States, Seabrook, NH, Adhesive Technologies

Quality 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.


  • Coordinate customer complaints. Lead investigations with cross-functional teams including manufacturing, product development, sales, customer service and technical service.
  • Utilize standard work processes combined with agreed upon customer formats and protocols when required.
  • Facilitate problem solving sessions, progress review meetings or telephone conferences.
  • Facilitate access to key information, samples, or other resources needed to achieve success. Determine root cause and corrective actions and develop project plans to drive change. Report monthly progress metrics.
  • Manage the Non-conforming material review (NCMR) Program. Lead investigations to troubleshoot plant issues and reject batches. Utilize statistical analytical techniques to identify sources of variation and opportunities to improve.
  • Determine key causes of out of spec batches and work to implement effective countermeasures to reduce/eliminate over time. Determine root cause and corrective actions and develop project plans to drive change. Report monthly progress metrics.


  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering, Chemistry or within a relevant Science discipline
  • 3-5  years of experience in manufacturing / chemical industry or within the quality profession
  • Knowledge and experience with ISO/QS standards. Knowledge and experience with Six Sigma, 8D, and A3 tools
  • Experience leading teams and working with customers.
  • Experience in troubleshooting difficult problems in a plant environment
  • Excellent project management and organization skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills . Ability to communicate effectively across all levels of the organization, and to manage cross functional teams. 
  • Must be willing to travel occasionally
  • cGMP and SAP proficiency (preferred)
  • Experience with Adhesives or sealants and coatings knowledge (preferred) 

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.

All employees applying for an internal position must have a discussion with his/her manager about their interest in a job posting opportunity. The discussion will not preclude the employee from interviewing if their skills meet the job requirements.

JOB ID: 20007607
Contract & Job type: Full Time, Regular
Contact information for application-related questions: 1-866-836-7067