Recruiting Now: EHS Chemical / Product Safety Advisor Wanted

Hello, we are hiring.

The main purpose of the position is to ensure and maintain chemical/product compliance across the Tracerco chemical portfolio and operational activities. In the first instance, this will be achieved through management of safety data sheets against regulatory requirements.

The role will later expand into Product Stewardship and regulatory compliance activities (training can be provided) within the Tracerco business to ensure chemical/product regulatory compliance and safe use with an aim to minimise adverse impacts on human health and the environment throughout the product life cycle.

Tracerco, part of Johnson Matthey Plc is a world-leading industrial technology company with over 60 years’ experience. The ingenious solutions it creates, and the insights it delivers, helps its customers to make informed decisions, optimise operations, boost profitability, and reduce risk. With offices across six continents, it is strategically placed to be a global leader with local values.

Tracerco helps to make the world’s essential industries safer, more efficient, and more productive. Its innovations provide new ways to safeguard its customers’ operations and help solve seemingly impossible problems. Its commitment to innovation means that it is continuously evolving its technology offering to measure assets that are hard to measure.

Your responsibilities:

  • Specializes in one or more core elements, which may include product registration, Safety Data Sheet (SDS) authoring, product classification and labelling, and transport classification/dangerous goods.
  • Knowledge of, and compliance with, applicable statutory requirements including chemical registration for all countries where chemicals/products are manufactured or imported, or product is sold/used.
  • Collaborate, support and provide technical expertise to relevant business units, supporting functions and sites with respect to material and product compliance, facilitating business continuity and protecting the reputation of Tracerco across the value chain.
  • Collaborate with other Global functions, EHS, Legal, relevant business units, and pertinent stake holders to support the identification, impact of hazard characterisation, action planning and communication with regards to current and emerging laws and regulations (e.g. SDS Management, Transportation of Dangerous Goods, etc.).
  • Ensure a formal product review procedure is maintained to assess all EHS regulatory aspects from research and development, through manufacture, distribution, sales and use, to end of life.
  • Maintaining a procedure for the preparation of Safety Data Sheets (SDS) for internal usage and supply to customers that comply with regulatory requirements.

Requirements for the role:

  • Minimum requirement is a university degree in chemistry or relevant Science related discipline or equivalent
  • Demonstrable understanding of legislative frameworks, regulations, codes of practice and the requirements of statutory agencies
  • The ideal candidate is a self-starter capable of working independently with little supervision who possesses a strong organizational ability, attention to detail and can communicate and work well with all levels of the organization.
  • Computer literate with advanced knowledge of Excel and other standard Microsoft packages.

How you will be rewarded:

We offer a competitive compensation and JM Elements benefits package including bonus, excellent pension contributions and 25 days annual leave (varies for shift-based roles). Our JM Elements Benefits programme helps our employees understand and manage the JM benefits, as well as helping you focus on your overall wellbeing – for you and your family.

We use our inspiring science and technology to enhance lives. For those who are passionate about sustainable solutions and shaping our markets, we offer stretch and a wealth of diverse opportunities.

We’ll give you freedom to bring your whole self to work and be part of a team where difference matters and all voices are heard, that genuinely cares for you and where your contribution is appreciated. We’ll empower you to lean in and make things happen, to create solutions and value for our customers. United by our values and vision, we’re self-starters sharing the same values and accountability and always with a shared commitment to doing the right thing. We’re passionate about making a difference and delivering a better tomorrow for us and for you – a cleaner and healthier world, today and for future generations.

How to apply:

If you have the necessary skills and experience to join our team, please apply online.

Johnson Matthey Plc is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, marriage or civil partnership, pregnancy or maternity, religion or belief.

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