Specialist, Regulatory and Safety

Headquartered in Ann Arbor, Michigan, Cayman Chemical Company supplies scientists worldwide with the resources necessary for advancing human and animal health. We offer a vast product catalog that is constantly growing to meet the needs of our clients. Additionally, we provide service programs that include comprehensive solutions to drive clients’ projects to completion.

Our mission is to make research possible. That starts by employing a talented and highly qualified group of experts that develop the tools to support research scientists.

Currently, we are looking to add a Specialist, Regulatory and Safety to our team:

Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Manage the Hazard Communication Program:
    • Assist with the development and maintenance of Safety Data Sheets (SDSs) for Cayman Chemical products using ChemGes software
    • Use various databases to obtain chemical and toxicological data for SDSs
    • Upload completed SDSs and pertinent regulatory data for products into Cayman Chemical’s internal product database
    • Assist in the management of SDSs for Cayman Chemical raw materials by ensuring that SDSs are accessible in the vendor supported SDSOnline database
  • Assist with the development and maintenance of company plans and programs to ensure compliance with federal (OSHA), state (MIOSHA), and local occupational safety laws:
  • Emergency Action Plan
  • Medical Emergency Plan
  • Fire Prevention Plan
  • Lab Safety and Chemical Hygiene Plan
  • Hazard Communication Plan
  • Bloodborne Pathogens Exposure Control Plan
  • Permit-Required Confined Space Entry
  • Lockout/Tagout
  • Assist with the Cayman controlled substance program and implementation of U.S. Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) regulations
  • Assist with the preparation of regulatory reports (e.g., Air Emissions Report (MAERS), Washtenaw County Pollution Prevention Report, Tier II, Toxic Release Inventory, RCRA Biennial, DEA ARCOS, DEA Inventory)
  • Prepare KDR Letters of Confirmation (Korea), Certificates of Origin (European Union), and export documentation (NAFTA, Bureau of Industry and Security)
  • Conduct routine inspections of safety equipment including first aid kits, safety glasses, AED units, fire extinguishers, and safety showers; ensure supplies are stocked
  • Participate on Cayman’s Emergency Response Team


  • Education: High school diploma, Bachelor’s Degree in related field preferred
  • Experience: Two years
  • Computer Skills: Functional knowledge of Microsoft Office
  • Familiarity with regulations such as OSHA/MIOSHA, EPA/MDEQ, DEA, and NFPA and ANSI standards
  • Complete required trainings including, but not limited to, RCRA/hazardous waste, DOT, and IATA (International Air Transport Association)
  • Basic understanding of chemistry
  • Able to think critically, analyze complex data, perform under pressure to meet deadlines
  • Ability to prioritize tasks, be organized and pay attention to detail

What we Provide:

  • Competitive compensation
  • Medical, dental and vision insurance
  • Generous paid time-off (4 weeks) for vacations, sick and/or personal reasons
  • Over 10 paid holidays per year, including the week of 12/24 through 1/1
  • 401(k) plan with company match
  • Tuition Reimbursement and Student Debt Payment Program
  • Life and disability insurance plans
  • Flexible spending accounts for medical and dependent care (FSA)
  • Fun employee events all year long
  • Flexible work schedules
  • Employee assistance program
  • Casual dress
  • Onsite Gym Facility

Cayman Chemical Company is an equal opportunity employer. Cayman does not discriminate with regards to employment decisions based on an employee's or applicant's race, color, sex, sexual orientation, religion, national origin, age, height, weight, disability, genetic information, citizenship, marital status, protected veteran status, or other protected characteristics. This includes, but is not limited to, recruitment, hiring, training, disciplining, promoting, transferring, or terminating employees.

Salary Range
$43,000.00 - 75,000.00
per Year
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Ann Arbor, MI 48108, US
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