Chemical Compliance Specialist

Formlabs, Somerville, MA

We’re Reinventing 3D Printing

To reinvent an industry, you have to build the best team. Join Formlabs if you want to bring ground-breaking professional 3D printers to the desktop of every designer, engineer, researcher, and artist in the world.

The 3D printing industry is exploding, and materials development presents one of the greatest opportunities to innovate in 3D printing. New materials allow us to expand our user base and branch out into new applications. Our materials science team works closely with hardware and software engineers to develop and troubleshoot new resins that produce the results our customers need.

If you are an expert interested in applying your skills in an industry that’s moving at lightning speed, we want you to join our team as a Chemical Compliance Specialist.

The Job:
  • Manage and improve company compliance to global chemical regulations such as GHS, OSHA, TSCA, REACH, Prop 65, and other chemical regulations. 
  • Perform timely and accurate hazard assessments for new and existing products to assure compliance with domestic and international chemical regulations. Maintain product safety information to meet routine and growing business needs.
  • Author, manage and maintain Hazard Communication documents including Safety Data Sheets (SDS) and labels for new and existing products.  Ensure SDS and product labeling are in compliance to all countries where products are being distributed. Serve as a primary contact for dangerous goods classifications for DOT, IATA, and IMDG
  • Provide technical support and direction to scientists and teams for all project/program efforts related to product safety and product shipping and distribution.
  • Develop and manage methods for creating and deploying product safety information and documentation (SDS’s, labels, shipping information) and maintenance. Maintain records as necessary to comply with business and regulatory requirements.
  • Support successful exports of chemicals by meeting global chemical compliance such as REACH, DSL, Japan, China, Australia, etc.
  • BS (or MS) in Chemistry, Biology, Toxicology or related science/engineering field and minimum of 3 years working in a chemical regulatory compliance function.
  • Demonstrated experience performing product safety assessments using product safety software and web publishing systems.
  • Demonstrated experience in development and maintenance of SDS for mixtures.
  • Experience in labeling and shipping of hazardous products.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Self-motivated with ability to handle multiple tasks in a fast-paced work environment while maintaining strong attention to details.
  • Demonstrated ability to read, understand and assist others in developing means to comply with regulations while meeting business needs.
  • Must be able to work with minimal direction. High degree of initiative and sound ability to interpret, translate and address regulatory needs. 
Bonus Points:
  • Working knowledge of TSCA, REACH, DSL and other national chemical inventories. 
  • Experience in selecting, implementing, maintaining and improving product safety software.
  • Candidates with strong chemistry background and experience are preferred. 

Our Perks:

  • Flexible Vacation
  • Generous premium coverage for medical, dental, and vision plans
  • Fully stocked kitchens and catered lunches three days a week
  • Paid parental leave
  • Commuter benefits
  • Unlimited 3D prints

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company.  We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.  Even if you don't check every box, but see yourself contributing, please apply.  Help us build an inclusive community that will change the face of 3D printing.

About Formlabs

We’re a passionate team of engineers, designers, and problem-solvers. Started out of MIT in 2011, Formlabs now employs over 250 people across offices in Germany, Japan, and China. We're committed to bringing powerful and accessible fabrication tools into the creative hands of professionals around the world. With the Form 2 SLA 3D printer, Fuse 1 SLS 3D printer, Form Cell manufacturing solution, and Pinshape marketplace of 3D designs, Formlabs is establishing the industry benchmark in professional 3D printing for professionals from a variety of industries. We also develop high-performance materials in-house, as well as best-in-class 3D printing software like PreForm and Dashboard. We believe in what we do, and we’re excited about creating powerful tools that change the way we work and live.

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