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Job Summary

Minneapolis, MN
Other/Not Classified
Job Type
Full Time
Career Level
Experienced (Non-Manager)
Job Reference Code

Manager, Field Application Engineering (Conversion Coatings)

About the Job


Henkel Adhesive Technologies is a worldwide leader in bonding, sealing and
surface treatments - thanks to our ambitious people. We create unique value for
our clients and our technologies can be found in many objects touching our lives
every day. Our success is built on constant innovation and people who strive for
excellence. Working at Henkel is much more than just a job. It's a passion. Have
you got what it takes?

The selected individual will manage a team of four field engineers while also managing projects and providing technical support related to Henkel's metal finishing, pretreatment, coating and cleaner products. This individual will be responsible researching, collecting, and reporting information on the selection of products for Henkel customer’s manufacturing processes and required equipment.  This position will be a home-based role and will be supporting Henkel customers located in the Midwest. 


What we offer

Position will require 75%+ travel with Regional Account Managers (RAM’s) to develop first-hand understanding of market and customer needs.Position requires knowledge of Metal Cleaners, Conversion coatings and Functional coatings as well as key customer processes.Position requires lead and participation in testing Henkel products and processes for industry, lead/execute projects, and participate in product/process meetings with customers.Work closely with product development and marketing to support customer and market development programs for new products/processes.Provide technical training and engineering support to close business and identify new product development opportunities.Leads a team of 4+ Field Technical Customer Service (TCS) reps within the Regional TCS group.


Who we are looking for

Self-starter with a B.S. in Chemical Engineering, Chemistry or relevant technical field is required. 5+ years of experience in Metal Finishing, Coating, Pretreatment or Cleaner products along with experience supporting sales and customers is required.Experience in manufacturing, statistical analysis, and project management desired.Required competencies include technical aptitude, chemistry knowledge, laboratory skills, understanding technology offerings, leadership and teamwork, customer relations, and communication (both written and oral). Experience in industrial chemistry and experience with manufacturing processes desired.

Henkel is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics.

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