Germany, Hannover, Adhesive Technologies

Reliability Engineer (d/m/f)


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.


  • Provide technical support to Operations, Maintenance management, and technical personnel
  • Apply value analysis to repair/replace, repair/redesign, and make/buy decisions
  • Develop or recommend engineering solutions to repetitive failures and all other problems that adversely affect plant operations
  • Define, design, develop, monitor, and refine an asset maintenance plan that includes both (a) value-added preventive maintenance tasks and (b) predictive and other non-destructive testing methods designed to identify and isolate inherent reliability issues
  • Apply appropriate data analysis techniques to fulfill the above responsibility
  • Develop Reliability Improvement Process (RIP) reports on critical asset failures
  • Work with Project Management to ensure the reliability and maintainability of new and modified installations
  • Assist in developing design / installation specifications and commissioning plans
  • Assist in developing criteria for and evaluating equipment and technical MRO suppliers and maintenance service providers
  • Develop acceptance tests and inspection criteria
  • Participate in the pre-startup safety review of new installations
  • Participate in factory and site acceptance testing to confirm adherence to functional specifications


  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering (chemical, mechanical, industrial, or electrical) or other technical discipline / State certified technician (d/m/f)
  • Minimum of three years’ experience in production, maintenance, engineering, or project management
  • Certification in preventive maintenance (PM) and/or predictive maintenance (PdM)
  • Training in and knowledge of PdM technologies (vibration analysis, infrared, ultrasonic, tribology, etc.)
  • Training in and knowledge of managing a reliability-centered proactive maintenance model
  • Experience with RCA/RCFA/RCM practices preferred
  • Knowledge of GMP, OSHA, and environmental regulations desirable
  • CMRP, CPMM, CRE, CIMM certification preferred
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
JOB ID: 21010878
Contract & Job type: Full Time, Regular
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