Global Hazard Communication Specialist


Bengaluru, KA, IN

Company:  ExxonMobil

Job Role Summary

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The corporation’s primary businesses - Upstream, Product Solutions and Low Carbon Solutions - provide products that enable modern life, including energy, chemicals, lubricants, and lower-emissions technologies. ExxonMobil holds an industry-leading portfolio of resources, and is one of the largest integrated fuels, lubricants and chemical companies in the world. To learn more about ExxonMobil in India, visit ExxonMobil India and the Energy Factor India

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The global Hazard Communication (HAZCOM) Specialist is primarily responsible for the development of Safety Data Sheets (SDS) and related information for all ExxonMobil products.  The SDS support our employees and customers in the safe cradle-to grave handling of our products as well as compliance with the ExxonMobil Corporate Product Safety Policy and regulations in the countries in which we do business. The HAZCOM Specialist works closely with Marketing, Technology, and Regulatory Advisors to ensure that SDS meet the business needs.  The HAZCOM Specialist also supports interpretation for new regulations and development of related compliance plans. 

Job Role Responsibilities


  • Prepare Safety Data Sheets (SDS) for an ExxonMobil products including crude oils, fuels, lubricants, and chemicals.
  • Read and interpret Hazard Communication regulations to determine impacts on product classification and labelling.
  • Support business partners in assessing new or modified products for classification and labelling purposes
  • Utilize software tools to classify product hazards based on composition, physical and chemical properties, and applicable chemical control regulations.
  • Maintain current and accurate product and component information to support SDS creation and other analyses.
  • Plan and execute regulatory compliance projects affecting SDS and related information.
  • Support EU (European  Union) REACH (Registration, Evaluation, Authorization and Restriction of Chemicals) product safety dossier development and updates using various software tools.
  • Assign exposure scenarios and risk management measures based on the product use to create extended SDS
  • Support HAZCOM related software and data entry requirements

Job Requirements


  • Bachelor of Science or Master of Science degree in Chemistry, Toxicology, Engineering, or other science-based discipline with minimum 6.5 CGPA or equivalent. 
  • Minimum 3 years of experience in petrochemical, refinery, or R&D laboratories, or equivalent experience in product stewardship, industrial hygiene, or chemical safety function.  
  • Strong English communication skills
  • Familiarity with common software including MS Excel, Word, PowerPoint and ability to learn additional software
  • Self motivated with ability to work independently and with global teams to meet customer needs
  • Well organized with attention to detail and concern for accuracy

Preferred Knowledge/Skills/Abilities (KSAs)


  • Product Stewardship, HAZCOM, or SDS Authoring experience strongly preferred
  • Petrochemical laboratory, quality control, manufacturing experience preferred
  • Understanding of physical and chemical properties such as density, viscosity, and flash point preferred
  • Familiarity with regulations for Chemical Classification and Labelling and Product Transportation Classification 

Potential Related Job Roles for Further Development


  • Increase responsibilities within EMBSI (ExxonMobil Biomedical Sciences, Inc) SDS Authoring Team
  • Increase responsibilities with focus on Product Stewardship and Regulatory Compliance in EMBSI
  • Product Stewardship Information Management System support in EMBSI
  • EMBSI Quality Assurance Advisor role (Note: requires significant international travel)
  • BRDTC (Bangalore Research and Development Technology Centre)  Laboratory role
  • Business Product Stewardship role

ExxonMobil is an Equal Opportunity Employer
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status

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