United Kingdom, Hemel Hempstead, United Kingdom, Birmingham, Adhesive Technologies

Resident Engineer JLR E-mobility

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?


  • Daily on-site presence at customer plants and engineering centres supporting launch activities and running production.
  • First point of contact at the plant for all technical matters.
  • Performing quality checks and supporting supply planning. 
  • Daily close cooperation with production, engineering and product development team.
  • Development and maintenance of a network to the customer and other partners.
  • Main technical interface to the customer.
  • Understand key technical customer requirements and specifications.

Additional job responsibilities:

  • Get technical and commercial approvals on future battery applications for Henkel products.
  • Project Management to drive projects from first design discussion to prototyping to approval to production scale-up phase and first sales.
  • Involve internal stakeholders at Henkel, e.g. research and development team or application engineering to get support for achieving the technical customer approval.
  • Leverage your battery expertise across the Henkel e-Mobility Team


  • Automotive and manufacturing engineering background, ideally 3-5 Years in B2B
  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in manufacturing engineering or chemical engineering would be an advantage
  • Expertise / understanding of battery components, chemistry, and designs.
  • Strong sense of ownership, entrepreneurial spirit and hands-on mentality
  • Experience in working effectively in cross-functional and international teams.
  • You are resident in the West Midlands (close to Wolverhampton/Birmingham) or willing to relocate.  

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: 24064432
Contract & Job type: Regular - Full Time
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