OMNOVA Solutions Inc.

  • Product Compliance Intern

    Job Locations US-OH-Akron
    Posted Date 3 weeks ago(7/25/2018 8:56 AM)
    Job ID
    Engineering / Quality
  • Who is OMNOVA Solutions?

    OMNOVA Solutions is a specialty chemicals and functional surfaces company, whose technologies enhance the performance of a wide variety of well-known products across the globe. We are proud to offer "The Science in Better Brands."

    What are we looking for?

    OMNOVA Solutions, Inc. has an opportunity for a Product Stewardship & Regulatory Compliance Intern to join the Product Stewardship group located in Akron, OH. You will report to the Senior Product Compliance Specialist and will work closely with product stewardship functions in Europe and North America and their products primarily focusing on regulatory compliance and business activity in the US. You will have a role in the development and implementation of programs, processes, and procedures to assist OMNOVA business units both introduce new products and maintain products on the global market that are compliant with government regulations and OMNOVA Policies and Standards. You will routinely interface with Product Management, Marketing, Sales, R&D, Supply Chain, and EHS.

    Primary skill sets needed would include strong English and grammar skills for writing, researching, and communication (email, written, phone). Strong organizational skills, Microsoft Office skills, confidentiality, honesty, high attention to detail, and integrity are also required.

    Your tasks and responsibilities...

    • Regulatory filing and indexing of historical records for easy retrieval and global access in systems including SharePoint.
    • Assistance with Regulatory tasks such as Export compliance activities and Raw Material management.
    • Working with vendors and purchasing to obtain complete and accurate regulatory data to support the data collection process.
    • Adding updated SDS to MSDS Online to support compliance activities as well as, updating existing records with SAP numbers and appropriate naming to avoid duplicate entries and ensure quick easy retrieval.
    • Administrative tasks such as organizing and indexing incoming requests as provided by specialists.

    Who you are...

    • Rising sophomore or above
    • Must be enrolled in an accredited institution with sophomore status or higher
    • Must be pursuing degree in a Chemistry, Biology, Safety, or related field
    • Ideal candidate would possess a minimum 3.0 GPA
    • Strong team player with excellent interpersonal and communication skills
    • Good analytical skills coupled with high attention to detail
    • Good organizational skills with ability to effectively multi-task in a high pressure, fast-pasted environment
    • Working knowledge with Microsoft Office programs, especially Excel
    • 40 hours per week, Monday-Friday during the summer
    • Option to continue part time (maximum of 20 hours per week) during the school year

    Why OMNOVA?

    The science of better careers. Come formulate yours.

    Bring your ingredients for success and together we’ll create a unique plan for your development and career growth. We recognize that without our talented employees and their passion and curiosity (which really are the backbone of our organization), we would not be where we are today. Click here to learn more about why you should join OMNOVA.


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