Provide hazard communications compliance for new and existing products manufactured at, imported to, or exported from all Valtris sites in US. Facilitate product hazard communications by generating and publishing legally compliant Safety Data Sheets (SDSs) and packaging regulatory labels in compliance with Global Harmonized Standards. Lead product characterization software database (currently 3E) implementation and maintenance, with IT support, to ensure legal compliance. Characterize new product hazards and complete product registration in all global sales regions, with Technical support. Provide customer responses to product inquiries and compliance questions including registration such as REACH or other specialized regulations. Review all product shipping classifications for compliance with transportation and packaging standards.
Manage the Product Regulatory software database and issue all product SDS
Work with internal customers to set priorities and to communicate regulatory requirements.
Author SDSs and labels in the 3E system, which supports all Valtris sites in US.
Coordinate support from Corporate IT and 3E for product compliance software.
Develop process and verification procedures and training materials as needed, for GHS in companywide
Ensure Product shipping classification and packaging compliance
Support the Corporate EHS&S team activities with plant, Technical and IT support
Complete product registration, globally with Technical and external resource collaboration.
Participate in pharmaceutical excipient manufacturing compliance protocols
Support implementation and maintenance of the Valtris ISO 9001 and RCMS management systems
Conformance with the Valtris Quality and Environmental, Health, Safety and Security policies and awareness of ISO 9001 and RCMS management system requirements applicable to this position
Required & Preferred Qualifications
B.S. in chemistry, chemical engineering, environmental science or equivalent technical field.
Knowledge of main US federal and state chemical management and transportation laws and regulations required; knowledge of EU and Asia Pacific chemical management laws and regulations most helpful.
Knowledge of industrial product chemistry and identification of main hazards required.
Excellent English communication skills, including presentations.
Proficient with Microsoft Office.
SDS authoring experience preferred
3E experience preferred. SAP R/3 or SAP EHS experience helpful
Additional Salary Information: compensation is dependent on the experience and qualifications.
About Valtris Specialty Chemicals
Valtris has inherited a rich 75-year+ history starting in 1940 with Ferro Corporation’s purchase of what is today our Walton Hills, Ohio facility to our formation as a stand-alone owned company in December, 2014. Formerly the Polymer Additives Division of Ferro Corporation, Valtris continues to be a leading provider of specialty chemicals, serving a diverse set of end markets including building and construction, packaging, consumer goods, transportation, agriculture, flavor and fragrance, and oilfield additives.
In April 2016, Valtris acquired Akcros Chemicals, based in Eccles, United Kingdom. The acquisition expanded our global presence, enhanced our technical and product development capabilities and expanded our product portfolio.
The acquisition of the ChloroToluenes and Baleycourt businesses from Ineos Enterprises in August 2018, further expanded our global reach and end market product offerings to include: flavor and fragrance, agriculture, coatings, personal care, and pharmaceuticals.
Headquartered in Independence, Ohio, USA and with nine facilities operating globally, Valtris offers and unmatched range of complimentary products for the specific needs of our diverse... customer base.
Valtris team of world class, customer focused employees are committed to bringing value to our customers via quality materials, customer service excellence, superior technology, and innovative solutions.