Product Stewardship & Regulatory Scientist

at DuPont in Wilmington, Delaware, United States

Job Description


To be the best science company in the world, we need more than scientists. We need passionate people who are the best at finance, human resources, law, logistics, and so much more. While we’re deeply rooted in science, DuPont careers span a wide range of skills and disciplines. Our teams are focused on achieving the best results for our customers and the business. They’re inspired by innovation, excited by collaboration, and strive to achieve more agile ways of moving the business forward. Learn more about us here:

The Role and Responsibilities

+ Support the toxicology testing and research functions in DuPont by responding to information requests using various information science tools and techniques.

+ Summarize toxicology data (clearly and concisely) for regional Product Stewardship reviews and regulatory documents.

+ Perform literature searches in toxicology, chemical, environmental, and biological sciences to support generation of product safety reviews, setting acceptable exposure limits, setting appropriate substance classifications, and registering DuPont products worldwide.

+ Apply conceptual analysis to technical information.

Your Key Responsibilities

Development of chemical hazard classifications according to Globally Harmonized System (GHS) of classification and labelling

+ Evaluate toxicology data and apply GHS criteria to develop hazard classifications for chemical Safety Data Sheets (SDS) and submissions to various regulatory agencies

+ Support Process Leader for GHS classifications

+ Maintain multiple databases for various processes (IUCLID, EHS)

+ Troubleshoot and resolve technical and process issues

+ Monitor current regulatory compliance requirements to ensure compliance

Technical Advisor for GHS, REACh, and Product Stewardship deliverables

+ Review technical data and documents

+ Troubleshoot and resolve technical issues

+ Conceptually analyze and summarize data from various technical sources

+ Present technical updates and issues to management and team members

+ Effectively set priorities and resolve competing demands while managing multiple projects

+ Ensure projects are completed in a timely manner with high quality products

+ Effectively communicate with customers and team members

Produce Product Stewardship and Regulatory deliverables

+ Utilize reference interview skills to determine appropriate project requirements and deliverables

+ Maintain proficiency in current search strategies and resources

+ Review search results to determine potential key information

+ Analyze and summarize key information into appropriate deliverable format

+ Maintain proficiency in software for required deliverables

Support Informatics Projects

+ Identify data gaps and run applicable tools to provide potential analog data

+ Run OECD Toolbox for GHS Read-Across screen process

Your Qualification Profile:

+ BS/BA degree or equivalent experience in information science, biology, chemistry, or related scientific field.

+ Familiarity with toxicology terminology, acronyms, and the concepts of routes of exposure, clinical signs, target organs effects, lethal doses, and exposure limits.

+ Familiarity with Safety Data sheet section content and health & safety phrases.

+ Experience with Excel macros preferred

+ Knowledge of UN GHS Purple Book regulations.

+ Knowledge of Environmental Health and Safety (EHS) module of SAP or other SDS software.

+ Knowledge of REACh regulations and IUCLID software.

+ Knowledge of OECD Toolbox.

+ Demonstrated proficiency of Excel, Word, PowerPoint, and Microsoft Access.

+ Familiarity with ECHA website, NLM Toxnet, SciFinder, STN software a plus.

Please note this role can be based in Wilmington, DE or Midland, MI

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Job Posting: JC194451113

Posted On: Oct 09, 2021

Updated On: Nov 16, 2021