United States, Elgin, IL, United States, Chanhassen, MN, United States, North Kansas City, United States, Richmond, MO, United States, Salisbury, NC, United States, Cleveland, OH, United States, Greenville, SC, Adhesive Technologies

Senior Process Safety Engineer

At Henkel, you can be a game changer and craft your career. Unleash your entrepreneurial spirit by bringing your ideas to life within a global team. Our leading brands and technologies, along with our high-performing businesses will provide you with countless opportunities to develop your skills and explore new paths. Your career at Henkel will contribute to a more sustainable future, while you grow within our vibrant, diverse culture of trust and belonging. If you're up for challenging the status quo, join our team of pioneers and make your mark on the future with us.

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  • The Lead Process Safety Engineer facilitates process safety risk management by leading and coaching line management and shop floor staff to identify, analyze and evaluate process safety, health, and environmental risks, implement process safety engineering toolbox guidelines and corrective actions within the North American Site sites.
  • Provides process safety leadership, expertise & guidance to operations while ensuring key stakeholders are fully involved such that the resulting risk controls & programs are owned by the “end users.”
  • Conducts process safety internal audits and oversees corrective actions to drive continuous improvements regarding Process Safety within the region.
  • Ensure that the Process Safety Engineering Toolbox guidelines of Henkel are implemented in totality across the region & followed in day-to-day operations.
  • Lead training on Process Safety risk assessments, work-place risk assessments, job safety analysis throughout sites within the NA region.
  • Carry out incident investigations and apply root cause methodologies to identify the relevant preventative & corrective actions.
  • Position can be based out of Henkel's Chanhassen, MN; Elgin, IL; Cleveland OH; Greenville, SC; Kansas City, MO or Richmond, MO facilities. 


  • BS Chemical Engineering or Mechanical Engineering is required.
  • 7+ years’ experience in a Process Safety Engineering or a relevant Engineering or Safety role is required.
  • Proven track record in implementing key aspects of Process Safety Management.
  • Experience implementing and ensuring compliance with OSHA PSM is required.
  • Able to handle sensitive information with confidentiality.
  • Ability to travel an average of 40%.  

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.

JOB ID: req40956
Contract & Job type: Full Time, Regular
Contact information for application-related questions: 1-866-836-7067
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