Netherlands, Amsterdam, Adhesive Technologies

Production System Engineering Internship

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.


  • You will be working to enhance the tools, processes and documentation with the Henkel Production System (HPS). 
  • Communication with all the standard owners across the globe to understand the improvement potential and use your theoretical background to fill these gaps and bring them to life within HPS.
  • You will look to complete one 'live' workshop to demonstrate and implement the developed process/tool/standard.
  • Additionally, you will need to quickly understand the current system and perform a system check on the current SharePoint which is the central point for all communication on lean activities in Henkel.
  • You will arrange the setup of a best practice sharing system which is quick, easy to follow and user friendly.
  • Project support (Industry 4.0)


  • Higher Degree in Industrial Engineering, Operations or Lean

  • Agile Project Management

  • Strong analytical, organizational and problem-solving competencies

  • Excellent communication skills 

  • Team player that can also work independently 

  • Fluent work proficiency in English 

  • Expertise in Microsoft Office and ability to learn new software applications (SharePoint a big advantage)


  • An exciting and educational full-time internship in an international FMCG business
  • You will be part of a hyper international intern community in Amsterdam
  • 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: req10593
Contract & Job type: Full Time, Limited Term
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