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Date: Sep 14, 2018

Location: Watertown, WI, US, 53094

Company: Diversey,Inc.

Requisition id: 15317 

Additional Location(s): None


Diversey delivers customers smart and sustainable solutions for increased productivity, improved food safety and infection prevention through the integration of state of the art cleaning offerings and technology-enabled services that enhance user experience.

Scope of the Job



Diversey, Inc. is a global leader in sustainable, high-performance hygiene and cleaning solutions, operating in two distinct verticals: Professional, which specializes in floor care machines, cleaning tools & utensils, chemicals, and digitally enabled systems; and, Food & Beverage, which specializes in solutions that integrate chemicals, design engineering, remote data monitoring, and predictive analytics to help optimize food safety, and water and energy conservation.


Diversey is the only player in the hygiene and cleaning industry that integrates machines, chemistry, and digital analytics into solutions that deliver productivity improvement, risk management and sustainability. Since 2012, Diversey has executed significant organizational / operational cost structure realignment, transforming the business and positioning it for substantial growth and profitability improvement. The company is also pioneering digital innovation in the hygiene and cleaning industry, transforming the industry with the Internet of Clean™, robotics, sustainability innovations, and knowledge-based services (a space that is expected to see double-digit growth over the next five years).


Diversey employs approximately 9,000 people globally. In 2017, parent company Sealed Air Corporation sold Diversey to Bain Capital Private Equity for approximately $3.2 billion.


Position Summary

The Senior Registration Specialist provides analysis, advice, and expertise in North American registrations with EPA and FDA under FIFRA and FFDCA requirements in the US and with Health Canada under PCP, DIN and NHP requirements. Identifies and initiates opportunities to cooperate with regulatory agencies to realize and/or enhance corporate objectives/improvements and to bolster the credibility of the U S Chemical (USC) business in the regulatory community. Manages product registration for biocidal and similar products in the US and Canada and provides strategic direction and leadership to other internal business partners to ensure that activities and programs meet all applicable regulatory requirements and support the company’s strategic and operational initiatives.  These activities have a high technical complexity and impact/priority for the company. 

Job Description



  • Prepares data and documents required by government, third party and other authoritative bodies to support product registration activities predominantly with EPA and Health Canada
  • Provides commercialization support for new and amended registered products to minimize time to market and ensure continued compliance on the market.
  • Provides subject matter expertise and strives to become recognized within the business, and leveraged as an internal subject matter expert in the area of antimicrobial pesticide registration.
  • Collaborates with cross functional teams to evaluate and minimize risk and drive compliance of existing products lines, changes and innovation projects in support of departmental and regional objectives.
  • Maintains and continuously expands knowledge of relevant regulation, monitors proposed changes in regulations, identifies potential impact on the company and suggests actions to minimize risk and ensure timely compliance. Actively follows and participates in relevant industry trade associations
  • Support other areas of compliance to ensure USC products, subject to a variety of federal and state labeling, hazard communication, reporting and/or registration requirements dictated by OSHA, EPA, FDA, USDA, CPSC, Health Canada, DOT and other agencies, are in full compliance with the regulatory requirements.
  • Coaches and mentors other technical staff.




  • BS Degree in Chemistry, Toxicology, Microbiology or related field required.
  • 8+ years of experience in a corporate regulatory environment with proven track record of responsibility for product registration and compliance with antimicrobial pesticides, medical devices, OTC drugs, food contact sanitizers, and similar regulated materials.
  • In-depth knowledge of FIFRA and corresponding Canadian regulations (TPD/DIN, NHP, PMRA/PCP, CCCR)
  • 3+ years of experience with MS Office and Google programs. Demonstrated ability to create, manage and analyze data using spreadsheets.



  • Knowledge of health, safety, packaging, labeling and transportation regulations that apply to chemicals and formulated products in the Professional, Industrial and Consumer setting in the US and Canada.
  • Knowledge of food safety regulations and programs such as FDA, USDA, FSMA and HACCP.
  • Experience with registration requirements of third party organization such as Kosher and NSF.
  • Knowledge of international regulations governing product registration and compliance.
  • Demonstrated ability to set realistic goals and timetables to execute those goals.
  • Effective written and oral communication skills.
  • Strong team and interpersonal skills.
  • Attention to detail and ability to read, analyze, and summarize complex regulatory documents and communicate impacts and actions to internal stakeholders within the company.



This position description describes the principal functions, the level of knowledge typically required, and the scope of responsibility for the position. This should not, however, be construed as an all inclusive listing of requirements. Individuals may perform other duties as assigned, deemed necessary, and clearly defined via customized job descriptions or objective based management techniques.


Requisition id: 15317 

Additional Location(s): None


All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or protected veteran status.


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