Elkem Silicones USA Corp.

Product Steward I

We are currently looking for a Product Steward at our York, SC location.

​Under the general direction from leadership, the implementation of Product Stewardship plans and goals for North America.  The incumbent will respond to needs and concerns of internal and external customers by providing timely and efficient product safety, market regulation, and product stewardship issues support based on company and government guidelines and requirements.  Ensure compliance with Elkem Silicones policies and State, Federal and international regulations by coordinating with plant and technical organizations.

Skills & Experience


  • Associates degree in relevant field such as chemistry, biochemistry, or related technical field with >4 years of applicable experience, or bachelor’s degree in relevant technical field with >2 years of applicable experience

(applicable related experience such as roles in Product Safety, Product Stewardship, Regulatory compliance departments in an industrial manufacturing environment

  • Knowledge of general chemistry (nomenclature, principles, properties)
  • Working knowledge of MS Office, other PC software
  • Good communication and documentation skills

Must have one or more of the following:

  • Experience in hazard communication, GHS and DOT classification
  • Experience creating GHS Safety Data Sheets
  • SAP EHS experience
  • Understanding/knowledge of a variety of North American Federal, state and Canadian regulations (OSHA, EPA, FDA etc.) to ensure and evaluate product compliance
  • Understanding/knowledge of a variety of international regulations (REACH, ROHS, etc.) to ensure and evaluate product compliance a plus

Human Relations:

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills to enable effective global and regulatory agency interaction
  • Ability to work effectively with business and technical contacts
  • Function as a part of several cross-disciplinary business team


Tagged as: issue support, market regulation, product safety, product steward