Boca Raton, FL

Regulatory Manager

Job Purpose and Vision:

Summary of the Position
The Director of Safety & Compliance is responsible for ensuring the safe operations and compliance with applicable regulatory requirements for HI&I operations throughout North America.

Closely collaborate with our regulatory, commercial, operations, and purchasing teams to comply with OSHA and other safety requirements within the specialty chemicals industry
Maintain operating regulatory approvals (SQF, HAACP, Kosher, etc.) and ensure regulatory documents are accurate and available
Develop, prepare, implement, and manage company-wide HSE procedures, manuals, and policies in compliance with local, state, and federal regulations
Responsible for the identification, assessment, and implementation of controls/programs for chemical and physical hazards
Provide technical and regulatory support to site operational activities to ensure low incidence rate and full compliance
Maintain and facilitate communications with regulatory and emergency response agencies
Proactively ensure our operations are safe and make recommendations for and implement safety related process and system improvements where possible
Ensure all safety policies and procedures are properly maintained, documented, and made available to all employees
Ensure employees are properly trained in policies and procedures related to safety and compliance
Monitor changes and interpretations of all new and existing regulations as well as industry standards in all regions to be able to adopt best practices
Where appropriate, represent Barentz in chemical industrial committees and associations
Emergency response and business continuity planning and execution
Serve as a point of contact for all safety and compliance related topics
Maintain relationships with 3rd party vendors and partners
Drive continuous improvement initiatives to raise the standards within HSE
Ensure all regulatory reporting is completed accurately and in a timely manner
Ensure regulatory and safety electronic databases are properly maintained
Ensure our quality assurance programs are maintained and properly documented and enforced
Other duties as requested

Bachelor’s degree in Chemistry, Chemical Engineering or related field or equivalent experience
At least five (5) years proven experience in the Regulatory and/or Safety field(s), with at least four (4) years of leading a function or team
Experience in dealing with FIFRA requirements, as well as complying with Federal, State, and Local regulations
Certified Safety Professional a plus
Strong continuous process improvement skills
Exceptional interpersonal and communication skills
The ability to work in a team environment, prioritize work assignments and manage multiple priorities concurrently
Experience in interactions with regulatory agencies to support permitting and compliance inspections
Comfortable balancing attention to detail with turnaround time
Developing and overseeing safety metrics, regulatory reporting, processes and documentation
Self-motivated, high energy, and engaging level of enthusiasm and positive outlook
Experience using regulatory technology (i.e.: Datacor/ChemPax), Microsoft products including Teams, Outlook, Word, Excel, and PowerPoint, and SharePoint
Act legally and ethically in all professional relationships in adherence with Barentz’ values and fundamentals

Work Environment
Work is performed in a typical office environment. Travel (10-20%).

Physical requirements
The position is moderately sedentary. Use of a computer and phone are required on a regular basis for verbal and written communications. Work will be performed in warehousing and production environments where PPE may be required.


Please send resume to careers@barentz.us