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Product Safety Specialist


Rotterdam, NL, 3013 AL

Req ID:  77283
Facility:  Rotterdamnn-548
Department:  Global Chemical Control & Haz. Comm.
Division:  HS&E, Global Engineering and Turnarounds


This is LyondellBasell


LyondellBasell (NYSE: LYB) is one of the largest plastics, chemicals and refining companies in the world. Driven by its employees around the globe, LyondellBasell produces materials and products that are key to advancing solutions to modern challenges like enhancing food safety through lightweight and flexible packaging, protecting the purity of water supplies through stronger and more versatile pipes, improving the safety, comfort and fuel efficiency of many of the cars and trucks on the road, and ensuring the safe and effective functionality in electronics and appliances. LyondellBasell sells products into more than 100 countries and is the world's largest producer of polypropylene compounds and the largest licensor of polyolefin technologies. In 2021, LyondellBasell was named to Fortune Magazine's list of the "World's Most Admired Companies" for the fourth consecutive year.


This is the role



The Product Safety Specialist – Chemical Control provides support to all matters related to the global chemical control legislation and related activities for all product divisions. 


The Product Safety Specialist – Material Assessments provides support to all matters related to the materials used in finished products/manufacturing process for all product divisions globally. 


This support entails assistance with substance registrations, dossier maintenance, process management in such ways that all the LyondellBasell legal entities are compliant with chemical control legislation.  


In addition, this role supports the chemical control evaluation, completeness for all raw materials globally and regional finished goods including the SAP data requirements for compliance checks and volume tracking functionality. 


This function will support the Product Safety team in providing correct regulatory advice to allow compliant business in the region.


Roles & Responsibilities


  • Conduct an overall assessment of new/revised information on raw materials and ensure the availability of the supporting information in the applicable repositories.
  • Be an expert in the use of SAP/ /LIMS / CheMS, make analysis, generate lists and provide assistance to chemical control activities.
  • Basic knowledge of chemical control legislation and the applicable IT tools required to maintain this information (IUCLID, REACH-IT, Poison Centers, etc.)
  • Provide assistance in the assessment of new regulatory releases of IT Tools and the impact on LyondellBasell dossiers. Testing, error logging and collecting test information to ensure alignments of regulatory dossiers.
  • Support implementation programs and procedures related to chemical control regulations in compliance with Company Operational Excellence expectations.
  • Assist chemical control in substance communication, consortia activities and letter of access calculation, regulatory project maintenance. 

This is what you bring



  • Bachelor in Chemistry, biochemistry, biomedical science, bio-engineer, environmental science or equivalent experience.
  • Minimum 5 years specific functional experience. 
  • English proficiency is required. 
  • Advanced PC skills including spreadsheets, databases – SAP / IUCLID  experience preferred.
  • Strong analytical and evaluation skills.
  • Self-directed.
  • Strong verbal, written and presentation skills.
  • Analytical and systemic thinking.
  • Interpersonal capabilities to work effectively as a team member and to plan/coordinate processes for results.
  • Develops professionally - Seeks out opportunities to broaden his/her technical skills.
  • Strong communication skills.
  • Strong technical skills and business acumen.
  • Self-motivated and achieves results. 

This is what we offer


We offer an environment where we encourage personal and professional growth and where you will be rewarded for your performance and results. You will have the possibility to work with specialist on all fields to develop innovative solutions and to extend your national and international network. In addition, we offer you a competitive salary package.


The Company's Global Remote Work Policy allows eligible employees the option to work up to two days a week from home.

LyondellBasell is committed to advancing diversity, equity & inclusion (DEI) to ensure a positive experience for all employees.

Interested ?


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