Ireland, Dublin, Adhesive Technologies

Packaging Engineer - Sustainability

At Henkel, you can build on a strong legacy and leading positions in both industrial and consumer businesses to reimagine and improve life every day. If you love challenging the status quo, join our community of over 50,000 pioneers around the globe. Our teams at Henkel Adhesive Technologies help to transform entire industries and provide our customers with a competitive advantage through adhesives, sealants and functional coatings. With our trusted brands, our cutting-edge technologies and our disruptive solutions, you will have countless opportunities to explore new paths and develop your skills. Grow within our future-led businesses, our diverse and vibrant culture and find a place where you simply belong. All to leave your mark for more sustainable growth.

Dare to make an impact?


  • Supporting the development, implementation and communication of the packaging sustainability strategy.
  • Scouting for new packaging materials and technologies for potential use by Henkel.
  • Laboratory testing for packaging and technology related projects with internal and external partners.
  • Maintenance of records and reports of all work programs and presentation of results to stakeholders when required.
  • Where required, participation in internal and external working groups on sustainable packaging.
  • Working in close collaboration with all internal stakeholders to achieve sustainability goals.
  • Acquiring and maintaining a working knowledge of packaging legislation and policy requirements.
  • Acting in compliance with both the legal requirement and the Henkel and Adhesives requirements resulting from the SHEQ policies, standards and procedures and code of conduct for the functions performed.



  • Degree or equivalent in Packaging, Mechanical or Polymer Engineering.
  • 3+ year experience in a packaging science & technology related role and/or experience in packaging sustainability an advantage.
  • Knowledge of materials and manufacturing processes for packaging.
  • Open minded and motivated individual with desire to learn.
  • Strong IT skills; familiarity with Microsoft Packages.

At Henkel, we come from a broad range of backgrounds, perspectives, and life experiences. We believe the uniqueness of all our employees is the power in us. Become part of the team and bring your uniqueness to us! We welcome all applications across different genders, origins, cultures, religions, sexual orientations, disabilities, and generations.

JOB ID: 24061846
Contract & Job type: Full Time, Regular
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Life assurance Employee share plan
Employee share plan On-site free parking
On-site free parking On-site electric car charging stations
On-site electric car charging stations Paid maternity & Paternity
Paid maternity & Paternity Employee recognition programs
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