United States, Irvine, CA, Adhesive Technologies

Senior Analytical Chemist


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.


  • Executes Analytical lab testing in support of product development.
  • Develops new test methods, as required documenting by creating a new operating procedure.
  • Responsible for managing equipment from maintenance to troubleshooting.
  • Support the Analytical lab in terms of 5S and Safety
  • Join customer calls as needed to review any complex testing analysis
  • Work with third party testing sites to manage any testing not possible to be performed on site.


  • Required to use Analytical software to perform analysis.
  • Knowledge of various Thermal and Mechanical testing as well as a strong Wet Chemistry background
  • Write detailed Operating Procedures and Test Methods Prepare presentations and reports that can be shared with customers both internal and external
  • Perform calibration and daily checks on multiple pieces of equipment
  • Download data and analyze using Minitab

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JOB ID: 21014907
Contract & Job type: Full Time, Regular
Contact information for application-related questions: 1-866-836-7067