Process Engineer - 3D Printing


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.


  • This position identifies and executes projects of a complex nature that support the manufacturing strategic plan. This includes the creation, implementation, and improvement of manufacturing processes, production equipment, products, and related business systems.
  • Project scope includes entire life cycle including initial concept, feasibility, justification, design, manufacturability, maintenance, and retirement.
  • Identifies, prioritizes, and executes projects in support of critical product and process issues required to maintain or increase profitable sales growth, with appropriate management and customer input.
  • Employs lean manufacturing practices to improve the safety of manufacturing operations, reduce scrap, improve efficiencies, and reduce cycle times.
  • Implements process control improvements to reduce product variability.
  • Supports new product development activities and teams, generating new products and processes that are fully capable of meeting all customer and internal requirements.
  • Identifies and executes capital projects to support new products and processes, improve process capability and reliability, reduce direct and indirect labor, reduce cycle time, improve product quality, and improve health, safety, and environmental elements.
  • Supports root cause analysis and corrective action in a timely manner.
  • Generate and modify Bills of Material (BOMs), Routings, Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs), Manufacturing Instructions (MIs), Packaging Instructions (PIs) and related documentation to support production and packaging of Henkel 3D Printing products.
  • Executes plant Preventative Maintenance program on critical production and facility equipment.
  • Constructs Process Failure Mode and Effect Analysis (PFEMAs) to evaluate product quality risks
  • Provides quick resolution to manufacturing shop floor problems and non-routine activities.
  • Communicating with Supervisors, Peers, or Customers -- Provide information to supervisors, co-workers, and customers by telephone, in written form, e-mail, or in person.


  • Bachelor's Science Degree in Chemical, Materials or Mechanical Engineering required.
  • 2-5 years process engineering experience in a manufacturing environment.  - Prefer experience in a chemical batch process environment.
  • Experience with photopolymers or 3D Printing preferred
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills - Will be Communicating with Supervisors, Peers, or Customers -- Provide information to supervisors, co-workers, and customers by telephone, in written form, e-mail, or in person.
  • Familiarity with ISO standards 13485, 9001, 14001, and 45001 preferred
  • Ability to work independently or as part of a cross-functional team on complex technical projects.
  • Aptitude to work with customers to understand and react to their requirements.
  • Ability to work with mathematical concepts such as probability and statistical inference
  • Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions
  • Must be able to communicate effectively with both technical and non-technical personnel.
  • Must be able to adjust to changes in workflow, prioritize as needed, and meet deadlines
  • Able to work with and around hazardous materials, chemicals, and equipment.

Henkel is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, and other legally protected characteristics.

Henkel does not accept unsolicited resumes from search firms or employment agencies. Unsolicited referrals and resumes are considered Henkel property and therefore, Henkel will not pay a fee for any placement resulting from the receipt of an unsolicited referral. At Henkel’s request only, preferred vendors may be invited to refer talent for specific open positions. In these cases, a fully-executed agreement with Henkel must be in place and current.

All employees applying for an internal position must have a discussion with his/her manager about their interest in a job posting opportunity. The discussion will not preclude the employee from interviewing if their skills meet the job requirements.

JOB ID: 21024313
Contract & Job type: Full Time, Regular
Contact information for application-related questions: 1-866-836-7067