CHE, Sempach Station, Adhesive Technologies

Internship in Technical Customer Service Laboratory for Engineered Wood (d/f/m)


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.

Henkel Adhesive Technologies is the leading solution provider for adhesives, sealants and functional coatings worldwide, with more than 26,000 employees and €9 billion in sales. Through our Engineered Wood business, we drive a transformation in the construction industry where sustainable buildings from engineered wood replace traditional materials such as concrete and steel. Henkel’s high-tech adhesives are crucial for the production of safe and sustainable engineered wood, and thus enable a significant reduction in the buildings’ carbon footprint.

The intern strengthens our global team of technical customer service (TCS), for 6 months, to further drive business growth in Engineered Wood Adhesives .


  • Become a member of a dynamic international team which is eager to provide safe and sustainable adhesive solutions for the engineered wood market  
  • Assist the team with its workload of daily laboratory tasks
  • Drive your own specific technical project(s) under the guidance of experienced team members
  • Research and analyze literature and digital sources of information
  • Support with effective data management and organization
  • Surveillance of standardization procedures in different industrial standards and Eco-label committees


  • A graduate student that has successfully completed a master’s degree (wood science, wood engineering, wood chemistry or with similar focus)
  • Experience in laboratory work, with planning and conduction of experiments and tests
  • Practical or international experience in a B2B environment is advantageous
  • Team-oriented person with the ability to work at a high level of independency
  • A strong analytical mind and excellent communications skills
  • Fluent English language skills, German and all other languages are a plus
  • Advanced MS Office skills


  • Dynamic and motivated team environment
  • Flexible working conditions (incl. Home Office)
  • Development opportunities on-the-job in an international environment
JOB ID: 20008301
Contract & Job type: Full Time, Limited Term
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