China, Shanghai-Zhangjiang, Adhesive Technologies

PD 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.


Job Summary

  • Support consumer device business with successfully development of PU related structural adhesives
  • Contribute to PU technology platform through development of IP and accumulation of technical know-how


  • New product (and technology) development of 2K PU and/or PURHM curable structural adhesives
  • Patents filling and technical know-how development
  • Cross-functional support to TCS, Sales, Marketing, Operational, PSRA and Supply teams
  • Comply with PSRA regulations and SHE policies, Support to lab 5S and SHE maintenance

Accountabilities (Time in %)

  • Product development related activities (formulating, testing, results analyzing, project reports preparing) 50%
  • Technical knowhow & IP development 20%
  • Cross functional support 10%
  • Competitive analysis 10%
  • SHE & 5S maintenance 10%

Required Qualifications

  • Chemistry related educational background e.g. polymer chemistry/physics, organic chemistry, material sciences, PhD preferred


Skills and Experience Desired

  • 5+ Years of working experiences in adhesive/coating industry, proficient in polyurethane coating/adhesive formulating technology
  • Skilled in adhesive formulation with successful product development and commercialization record is a plus
  • Good communication skills in English

What the Role Can Offer You

  • Adhesive technical depth growth through 1) systematic adhesive technologies training, 2) formulation facing very challenging requests of customers and 3) technical exchange within local PD team and cross-region
  • Flexibility of touching other adhesive chemistries and technologies (e.g. UV acrylics à 2K MMA)
  • Stable working environment and sufficient technical resources to support product development
JOB ID: 21019884
Contract & Job type: Full Time, Regular
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