Senior Applications Engineer

Monterrey, Mexico
Closing date
Jun 5, 2022

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Physical Sciences, Engineering
Position Type
Full Time
Job Type
Organization Type
Other Corporate

Job Details

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.

Do you dare to make an impact?


•This position is focused on meeting the technical needs of our different customers in all three APC Packaging & Labeling markets (Hot Melt End of Line, Hot Melt Labeling and Water Based Labeling).

•This work includes addressing specific customer needs, as well as assisting with general market initiatives such as performance validation and data generation for new product introductions.

•The role of this engineer is to provide product, equipment, and application/process solutions to customers and quantify the value delivered.

•This TCS team member provides on site technical service at customer plants, which includes performing audits, running trials, and troubleshooting issues. In addition to field responsibilities.

•This individual will have technical responsibilities, including product evaluations, complaint investigations, and product recommendations for technical requests.

•Our Applications Engineer is the technical liaison between our customers/sales and our internal team including product development, manufacturing, supply chain, and marketing.

•Align with the efforts of the APC Sales/Business teams and drive the technical needs of our customers.

•Identify, deliver, and quantify value to our customers by leveraging Lean/Six Sigma and project management skills.

•Work closely with Product Development and Business Development to validate new product and product optimization projects

•Recommend products and solutions to enhance customer value through technical lab investigation

•Drive technical projects by communicating, coordinating, submitting, and executing project work for new product/customer needs

•Understand testing procedures and SOPs and adapt and modify procedures to meet project requirements.

•Prepare customer ready lab reports which present findings and conclusions.

•Effectively communicate technical information directly to sales, internal, & external customers

•Visit Customers facilities for product trial support, training, complaint investigations, troubleshooting and new product introductions.

•Implement and execute continuous improvement projects both internally and externally


•Undergraduate degree in Chemical Engineering, Materials Science Engineering, Packaging Engineering, or other equivalent degree is required

•Experience in the adhesives or packaging and labeling industry is preferred

•Ability to multi-task with strong analytical and mechanical skills

•Aptitude and ability to operate various adhesive applications equipment

•Demonstration of organizational, project management, and time management skills

•Effective written and verbal communication skills

•Excellent people skills; able to work effectively in a team environment.

•Willing to travel up to 50%, primarily in Mexico.

Henkel is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to gender, origin, culture, mindset, generation, disability, religion and sexual orientation.



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.

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