Netherlands, Amsterdam, Laundry & Home Care

Global Safety Internship (Chemical Engineer)

Please apply only if you are currently living in the Netherlands and you are still a student or you have graduated maximum 3 months prior to the internship start date.

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.


For our Laundry & Home Care team in Amsterdam, we are seeking a candidate that passionate about social responsibility and sustainability, who wants the core work to be driving improvements on a global level, to support with Safety topics in Global SHEQ(Safety, Health, Environment, Quality).

  • Support the global Safety, Health, Environmental (SHE) and Sustainability topics
  • Respond to unplanned safety events in production and find solutions to prevent them from happening again
  • Work together with diverse Henkel teams across the globe
  • Scout and identify potential solutions for digitalization in Safety Operations
  • Develop solutions for training of internal stakeholders
  • Monitor Safety KPI and develop dashboards for new focus areas in Safety
  • Enhance existing reports/dashboards into one cockpit for relevant Safety KPI


  • BSc degree in Chemistry, Engineering or related discipline
  • Fluency in English, other language is an advantage 
  • Analytical thinking and global mindset
  • Good communication skills
  • Open-minded team player that can also work independently 
  • Interest in the field of digitalization and ability to learn new software applications (SAP and PowerBI is a plus)
  • Available for 6 months full-time as of January/July 01, 2021


  • An exciting and educational full-time internship in an international FMCG business
  • You will be part of an international intern community
  • Fun and educational events organized for the international (Benelux) intern community, with opportunities to broaden your network
  • A competitive internship allowance (1000 EUR Gross)
  • Continuous learning in a digital way via LinkedIn Learning and the Henkel learning hub

JOB ID: req10357
Contract & Job type: Full Time, Limited Term
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