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Hazard Communications Associate (Product Safety Specialist)

Why are we proud of what we do at allnex? We create coatings, products which help protect the world for all nex>t generations – and that’s exactly what you can do joining us!

Imagine how fast your smartphone would become scratched-up, ugly and unusable without a coating. Or an e-bike, the cabin of a train, a beautiful wooden floor, and countless other things in life.


Making objects and their surfaces more attractive and longer-lasting means making them more sustainable, and that’s a huge part of what working at allnex is about. No matter which role you step into, you’ll become part of a global team of passionate people who care deeply about the chemistry, quality, and global impact of coatings.

You’ll also join a highly multicultural and diverse team of more than 4,000 employees in four regions who – as part of one of the world’s leading coating resins companies – serve customers in over 100 countries across the globe.


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Position overview

We are seeking a Hazard Communication Associate (Product Safety Specialist) to provide technical expertise to allnex personnel and customers in the areas of worldwide hazard communication and transportation requirements. You will responsible for providing safety data sheets and labels to allnex business units and plants in a timely and cost efficient manner. You are also responsible for providing worldwide transportation classification for allnex materials and ensuring that this information is obtained and understood by the order processing, manufacturing, shipping and marketing functions of allnex.


  • Conduct hazard assessment (health, physical, and environmental hazards) according to GHS (Globally Harmonized System)
  • Be responsible for classifying products in accordance with world-wide regulations including transportation of Dangerous Goods, Chemical Inventories, Commerce Control classifications like customs tariff codes, chemical weapons, drug precursors etc.
  • Promote the safe and responsible use of allnex products by preparing Safety Data Sheets (SDS) and product regulatory labeling for all regions. 
  • Provide technical expertise and support to allnex personnel and customers in the areas of hazard and global regulatory requirements for our products, R&D/TS&D samples and purchased raw materials.
  • Help support and maintain the central Product Stewardship database system (Wercs).
  • Work with Plant and R&D product stewards to process, review, and approve their new product requests.  

Required skills and experience

  • Bachelor's or advanced degree in chemistry, toxicology or environmental science is preferred.
  • Experience chemical industry, in hazard assessment, SDS/label authoring or product regulatory compliance is a plus.
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office applications and the use of database systems is crucial.
  • Good verbal and written English skills.

We offer

We are proud to offer an international working experience with a tight-knit network of employees, making it easy to connect and learn from people all across our different functions. On top of that we are a truly innovative company with a strong team spirit, openness to new ideas, and great opportunities to grow and develop your career.

Equal Employment Opportunity
allnex is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to an environment where all colleagues contribute for the benefit of our employees, our products, and our communities.

Find out how you can make an impact!
Check out our careers page for available opportunities. We look forward to hearing from you.


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