• *Hazard Classification Specialist

    Job Locations US-DE-Wilmington
    Posted Date 1 month ago(12/18/2018 10:37 AM)
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  • Overview

    Solenis is a leading global manufacturer of specialty chemicals for the pulp, paper, oil and gas, chemical processing, mining, biorefining, power, and municipal markets. The company’s product portfolio includes a broad array of process, functional and water treatment chemistries as well as state-of-the-art monitoring and control systems. These technologies are used by customers to improve operational efficiencies, enhance product quality, protect plant assets, and minimize environmental impact. Headquartered in Wilmington, Delaware, the company operates 30 manufacturing facilities strategically located around the globe and employs a team of 3,500 professionals in 118 countries across five continents. For additional information about Solenis, please visit |Twitter | LinkedIn.


    Solenis is staffed with great minds and powered by ingenuity. When you join the Solenis team, you become part of a global community of 3,500 experts who work together to provide advanced process and water treatment solutions. Our team members take pride in their ability to think dynamically and help solve our customers’ unique challenges. If you’re interested in becoming a part of our elite team, please explore our current career opportunities.


    The position is based at the Solenis Wilmington, DE headquarters and is responsible to assure the correct classification of Solenis products marketed globally. The position is responsible for providing global product safety support to internal and external customers including matters dealing with global regulatory agencies. The person will be part of a global world-class Product Regulatory and EH&S team contributing to the success across all regions.




    • Function as global hazard classification specialist to evaluate and apply regional GHS versions and European CLP for individual substances as well as finished products
    • Provide hazard classification and toxicology support for industrial specialty chemicals to support safety assessments, product development, and global regulatory projects
    • Generate and update toxicology summaries and evaluations of products for internal business leaders, global customers, and regulatory authorities
    • Track changes to existing regulatory requirements and new regulations that impact ongoing regulatory toxicology activities and programs
    • Manage toxicology and classification data within SAP and SharePoint systems


    • Minimum Bachelor (Masters or PhD preferred) in toxicology, molecular biology, biochemistry, chemistry or similar
    • 2-3 years of relevant experience within the chemical or related industry are of advantage;
    • Experience with SAP system is an advantage;
    • Demonstrated proficiency with GHS and CLP systems;
    • Demonstrated knowledge of regulatory programs such as USEPA (TSCA), ECHA (REACH) as well as other global regulatory practices within the chemical industry
    • Ability to work collaboratively with peers
    • Fast learner with a flexible style and the ability to adjust to changing business priorities
    • Highly accountable: solution-, results- and action-oriented
    • Excellent verbal / written communication and interpersonal skills
    • Excellent organizational and prioritization skills
    • Ability to handle multiple tasks / projects simultaneously
    • Self-starter with ability to think and act independently and to make sound recommendations and decisions
    • Knowledge of SAP systems 

    At Solenis, we understand that our greatest asset is our people. That is why we offer competitive compensation, comprehensive benefits and numerous opportunities for professional growth and development. So, if you are interested in working for a world-class company and enjoy solving complex challenges, whether in the lab or the field, consider joining our team.


    Solenis is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action Employer, including Minorities / Women/ Veterans / Disabled.  
    Solenis is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.


    Should you require assistance in applying to this opportunity, please reach out to Solenis Talent Acquisition at 1-888-756-2701. #LI-JD1


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