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Hazard Communication Data Specialist


Who we are:

LANXESS is a leading specialty chemicals company with sales of EUR 6.1 billion in 2020 and about 14,200 employees in 33 countries. The core business of LANXESS is the development, manufacturing and marketing of chemical intermediates, additives, specialty chemicals and plastics.

LANXESS is listed in the leading sustainability indices Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI World and Europe) and FTSE4Good. 

In the United States, LANXESS employs more than 2,000 people at 21 locations in 10 states.  

What we can offer you:
LANXESS is a young company with strong roots! We derive our strength from global presence, management excellence and most importantly our people! Our employees are the pillars of our success.
We offer exciting career opportunities regionally as well as internationally, educational assistance programs, competitive pay and benefits, language training programs, and many other personal and professional development programs that are a part of our vision and values that drive our ongoing success.


Job Highlights

  • Develops and maintains Standard Operating Procedures associated with EHS SAP Data Maintenance. Loads and maintains SAP EHS regulatory content and determines impact on LANXESS products in North and South America.
  • Review and test EHS SAP updates and SAP regulatory updates to ensure compliance and the accurate functioning of EHS SAP database
  • Perform classification of  HTS and ECCN and assign this classification  to US and Canadian LANXESS products.  Support TTC on Customs and Broker questions.
  • Manage maintenance of product compositions related to Global regulatory compliance (i.e. GHS, OSHA, WHMIS, REACH).
  • Respond to PSRA internal inquiries and trouble shoot EHS issues
  • Evaluate and investigate requests from BUs using MDM reports, PAW requests and SAP  to initiate the workflow for regulatory review and SDS creation


  • A minimum of a Bachelor’s degree in chemistry, biology or related science field.  Chemistry course work above general chemistry is required.
  • Must demonstrate technical knowledge of current regulatory and Safety Data Sheet requirements under OSHA, WHMIS and UN GHS.  
  • Must have knowledge of ECCN and HTS classification process
  • Strong technical knowledge of college level chemistry including general chemistry and organic chemistry is required. 
  • Exhibits strong individual problem-solving skills necessary for evaluating product chemistry for ECCN, HTS classification, and for investigation and accurate database maintenance..
  • Displays strong interpersonal skills in order to provide effective support to the PSRA department even when working under tight time constraints. 
  • Able to communicate with various levels of management throughout LANXESS and to relate proactively with departmental and BU personnel.
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office software


What we offer you:

  • Compensation: We offer competitive compensation packages, inclusive of a global bonus program and an individual performance bonus program.
  • Comprehensive Benefits: We provide a variety of benefits to support your financial security, health and wellbeing including retirement plans, health programs, life insurance and medical care.
  • Work-Life & Flexibility: We support you in maintaining a balance between working hours and personal life. With our global “Xwork” program, we offer flexible working arrangements in all countries in which we operate.
  • Training & Development: We are committed to your professional and personal development and encourage you in the ongoing pursuit of education, training and knowledge through both formal and informal learning .


Diversity: LANXESS is an Equal Opportunity Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, veteran status or disability.

Join the LANXESS team!

Must include a resume.


Requisition ID:  1950

Pittsburgh, PA, US, 15275

Nearest Major Market: Pittsburgh

Job Segment: Database, Communications, Marketing Communications, ERP, SAP, Technology, Marketing

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