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Toxicologist

Date: Nov 17, 2022

Location: USA: Woodlands, TX, US, 77380

Company: CPChem

You may not realize it, but you’ve likely used a product today made possible by the plastics and chemicals manufactured by Chevron Phillips Chemical. From medical supplies and electronics to food packaging and cosmetics, we create the building blocks for more than 70,000 consumer and industrial products.

 

Even as a global company with 5,000 employees, we maintain a “small company feel” and uphold a culture of respect, diversity, and inclusion. Ask any Chevron Phillips Chemical employee what they like best about their job, and universally, the answer is “the people I work with!” We value work-life balance, and love to see our employees thrive both professionally and personally. There has never been a better time to work for Chevron Phillips Chemical. If you’re ready to grow with us and become part of our vision of being the premier Chemical Company, apply today!

 

Purpose/Introduction

Chevron Phillips Chemical is seeking an experienced Industrial Toxicologist to join our team at our headquarters in The Woodlands, Texas.  The Toxicologist will support product lines core business at Chevron Phillips Chemical Company efforts in product registrations and regulatory compliance items.  #HPCP

Responsibilities

  • Provide technical support by liaising with contract research organizations to coordinate and monitor testing requirements in support of global chemical management schemes like US EPA TSCA, EU and UK, South Korea, Australia, Canada, and China.
  • Collect, maintain, review and update human health and environmental hazards, exposure information for new and existing products, raw materials, related process chemicals, by-products, and waste streams. 
  • Support review of Safety Data Sheets and assign appropriate hazard classifications according to the Globally Harmonized System (GHS) based on those building blocks adopted per region.
  • Initiate and prepare risk assessments, white papers, advocacy documents and position statements related to Chevron Phillips Chemical Company products.
  • Support company efforts related to operational excellence to identify and characterize human health and environmental hazards, exposures and risks for new and existing products, raw materials, related process chemicals, and by-products and waste streams.
  • Facilitate Product Risk Management Teams to establish, maintain and document hazard, exposure and risk characterization (HERC) processes to determine appropriate risk management actions to reduce risks of products in commerce.
  • Participate as a company representative in industry-wide trade and non-trade organizations, like the American Chemistry Council and other global chemical management efforts, technical committee meetings to address toxicology issues of interest to the organization
  • Provide technical support for personal injury or product liability litigation.

Required Qualifications

  • PhD in toxicology or related discipline (biochemistry, pharmacology, environmental toxicology) with at least 10 years of experience
  • Experience participating in industry expert groups
  • Experience with OECD and EPA toxicity testing guidelines
  • Familiar using non-animal alternative approaches such as read across, in silico models like QSAR, and new approach methodology assays
  • Familiar deriving occupational exposure limits
  • Familiarity working within SAP database environments and Microsoft programs
  • Strong interpersonal and effective written/verbal communication skills that allow dissemination of complex technical issues in a clear, concise manner to a variety of scientific and non-scientific audiences from a wide range of disciplines

Preferred Qualifications

  • American Board of Toxicology DABT
  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in the petrochemical/chemical industry

 

Chevron Phillips Chemical offers competitive salaries, a comprehensive benefits package and at most locations, alternate work schedules. To learn more about Chevron Phillips Chemical and to be considered for a position, please visit us online today at www.cpchem.com.

 

Paper resumes will not be accepted. All job seekers must go to the web site to be considered for positions. If you are interested in applying for this position and need an accommodation to apply, please contact our Human Resources Service Center at 1-800-446-1422, option 4.

 

Chevron Phillips Chemical Company is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, ancestry, age, disability, veteran status or marital status.

 

To all recruitment agencies: We are not responsible for any fee related to unsolicited resumes from 3rd party staffing and recruiting agencies (whether submitted through this website or sent directly to employees) unless a written agreement is in place between the agency and Chevron Phillips Chemical Company LP (“Company”) and an authorized Company representative makes a written request to the agency to assist with this requisition. Similarly, no fee will be paid for candidates who apply and claim to be represented by an agency. Any unsolicited resumes, CVs, or other candidate information submitted by an agency will become the property of Company, and no fee will be paid in the event such candidate is hired.

 

Travel Requirements: Up to 10%

Eligibility for Relocation: Yes

Closing Date: 12/22/2022


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