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Product Compliance Analyst

Date: Jan 5, 2022

Location: CHICAGO, IL, US, 60603-4013 LAKE FOREST, IL, US, 60045-5201

Company: Grainger Businesses

Company Overview

Grainger is North America's leading distributor of maintenance, repair, and operating products and services. Our wide assortment, deep expertise, innovative technology solutions and unparalleled customer service keep customers' operations running and their people safe.

We're looking for passionate people who can move our company forward. We have a welcoming workplace where you can build a career for yourself while fulfilling our purpose to keep the world working. We embrace new ways of thinking and recognize everyone is an individual. Find your way at Grainger.


You Will


Oversee regulatory compliance for all products across the Grainger portfolio. Ensure products and suppliers meet all applicable safety and health regulations and industry standards. Apply any applicable restrictions for sale and hazard identifications for transport. Review, analyzes, and maintains compliance information related to environmental handling, safety, transportation, and other regulatory requirements for dedicated NA teams. Fulfill and support customer and partner inquiries for required compliance and safety documentation. You will report to Supervisor, Product Compliance.


  • Analyze new product additions in the Grainger portfolio for applicable regulatory requirements across NA teams, ensuring accuracy, consistency, and compliance with all state, federal, and provincial laws
  • Research and interpret regulations and standards to ensure compliance with industry and agency standards for products, including any necessary labeling or documentation
  • Partner with third-party testing laboratories and inspection services to understand and action on regulatory updates, product testing requirements, applicable federal/state/provincial laws, or bans or sales restrictions on specified products
  • Maintain SDS database, ensuring documentation is received and stored, reviewed against regulations, and available for customers
  • Communicate product compliance, regulatory, and safety issues as they arise; propose appropriate action plan to leaders for resolutions. Resolve any identified issues.
  • Prepare and provide reporting on product compliance issues and impacts
  • Support SDS and labeling requirements to meet Global Harmonization Standard (GHS) and support all other upcoming regulation changes


You Have


  • Education – Bachelor's degree or commensurate work experience
  • Experience – 1+ years of experience in related field
  • Skill – Reporting and Excel (can perform complex functions) skills. Product knowledge, laboratory testing, or product inspection/auditing experience or coursework a bonus.
  • Technical Knowledge – understand technical information, concepts, and decisions.
  • Use proprietary tools. sUe technical support or technical data to inform analysis.


Our Benefits

With benefits starting day one, Grainger is committed to your safety, health and wellbeing. Our programs provide choice and flexibility to meet our team members' individual needs. Check out some of the rewards available to you at Grainger.

  • Medical, dental, vision, and life insurance plans
  • Paid time off (PTO) and 6 company holidays per year
  • Automatic 6% 401(k) company contribution each pay period
  • Employee discounts, parental leave, 3:1 match on donations and tuition reimbursement
  • A comprehensive set of emotional, financial, physical and social wellbeing programs


DE&I Statement

Grainger is an Equal Opportunity Workplace and an Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status