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Regulatory Specialist

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Date: Mar 15, 2021

Location: Ann Arbor, MI, US

Company: Wacker Chemie AG


Our world needs ideas! As one of the world’s most research-intensive chemical companies, we have been developing leading solutions for numerous sectors – from construction to photovoltaics and cosmetics to rubber – for over 100 years. We have a global presence with production sites on three continents and 14,600 employees from 70 nations.


At our site in Ann Arbor, we are currently looking for a ​Regulatory Specialist​ to join our growing team.



Job Responsibilities

The Regulatory Affairs Specialist  is a service-oriented position and will be responsible for performing hazard evaluation and classification for finished goods and incoming raw materials according to OSHA Hazard Communication guidelines. Other responsibilities of this position are:

  • Evaluate and respond to incoming internal and external customer product compliance requests.
  • Responsible for day-to-day departmental functions supporting Wacker business divisions to ensure Wacker product regulatory compliance.
  • Activities include: chemical hazard review and hazard classification, creating Safety Data Sheets; reviewing raw materials and lab chemical hazards; supporting Wacker's Material Approval Form process; label creation; DOT Dangerous Goods Transportation Classification; procedure organization and maintenance; supporting SAP EH&S order and delivery issues; SAP EH&S data maintenance; SAP EH&S label support; and responding to customer requests.


  • Associate's Degree in a science discipline; preferably chemistry or biology. A Bachelor's degree in a Science discipline is preferred.
  • Minimum of two years related experience in the chemical industry or lab environment preferred
  • Working experience with OSHA chemical hazard classification per Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labeling (GHS) guidelines preferred. Working Experience with DOT Dangerous Goods Classification preferred.
  • Proficiency in Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook
  • Knowledge of SAP WP1 and WP2 experience preferred
  • Must have good time management skills and must be detail oriented


WACKER, as an innovative chemical company, makes a vital contribution toward improving the quality of life around the world by developing intelligent solutions for sustainable growth. Our culture focuses on building and retaining diverse and inclusive teams. WACKER offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, competitive benefit offerings and beyond through giving back to our communities.


Be part of our WACKER family, across all nations!


We are looking forward to your online application at www.wacker.com.
Reference Code: 4187 



The information contained herein is not intended to be an all-inclusive list of the duties and responsibilities of the job, nor are they intended to be an all-inclusive list of the skills and abilities required to do the job. A minimum requirement for this US-based position is the ability to work legally in the United States on a permanent unrestricted basis.  Visa sponsorship is not available for this position, including for any type of US permanent residency (e.g., for a Green card).


WACKER is proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected classes.

Nearest Major Market: Ann Arbor
Nearest Secondary Market: Detroit