United States, Rocky Hill, CT, Adhesive Technologies

Application 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.


  • Provides technical support to assist customers in designing and implementing technical solutions.
  • Work directly with Henkel customers to identify, qualify, close, and maintain Henkel Product applications.
  • Design and implement programs to develop the technical data needed to support the use of Henkel Product technology.
  • Provides technical training to Henkel staff, distribution partners and customers.
  • Identify new opportunities for product development and work with development project teams to bring these opportunities to market.
  • Travel with sales representatives to develop first-hand understanding of customer needs and application details.
  • Develop and maintain a Henkel Product specialty and serve as a technical expert in this specialty when working with staff individually and/or on team efforts.


  • Qualifications:
    • B.S. Chemical or Mechanical Engineering, Chemistry or other Technical degree
    • 3 to 5 years of demonstrated related experience in Application Engineering, Mechanical Testing/ Engineering
    • Customer support experience (providing product application training)
    • Demonstrated project management and laboratory skills
    • Strong customer relations and interpersonal skills
    • Proven leadership, sense of urgency, self starter – takes the initiative
    • Potential for up to 30% overnight travel per year

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.

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: 20007807
Contract & Job type: Full Time, Regular
Contact information for application-related questions: 1-866-836-7067