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Title:  Technical Services Representative


Phoenix, AZ, US, 85044

Company:  Univar Solutions USA Inc
Requisition ID:  24838

Want to work for a company that is reimagining distribution?  Join Univar Solutions, the premier global distributor of chemicals and ingredients.  Our goal is to function as a direct extension of our customers’ teams; to serve as an ally in their quest of business success. 

At Univar Solutions, we’re building on our more than 90 years of experience  and drawing on deep resources – inventory and logistics experts, scientists, PhDs, procurement, customer service, sales and marketers – to deliver consultative services and an unmatched portfolio to solve customers’ formulation and operational challenges.  When you work for Univar Solutions, you’ll play an important role in shaping how we deliver more than chemical and ingredients. 


We are looking for qualified candidates in the Phoenix, AZ area.

However, please note that we are also open to consider candidates based in other US locations where we have offices (except in the state of Colorado).


Primary Purpose:

The ChemCare Environmental Specialist role provides the safety, regulatory and compliance safeguard for the management of customer waste materials for the ChemCare (Environmental Services) line of business. 

This role requires that the person have training and knowledge of waste regulations. 


Key Deliverables: 

  • Works with and provides support to our sales representatives through lead generation, joint calls and in the development of their individual territory sales strategy. (5% of time spent).
  • Creating a Profile: Responsible for ensuring Univar Solutions can safely manage waste streams for our customers and internal branches, and within the regulations of EPA, State, EPS, DOT, and Univar Solutions compliance and safety policies. Responsible for entering/ maintaining/ updating all waste stream specific data inside the Profiling Portal. Works with the selected vendor’s regulatory/approvals department to ensure they have all the required information needed to evaluate the waste stream and ensure they are able to safely, properly manage the waste stream. Integral in the selection of the vendor utilized to ultimately recycle, treat or dispose of each waste stream that is managed by Univar Solutions. Evaluates each waste stream and determines the most appropriate treatment/ recycling technology based upon the EPA Hierarchy or preferred treatment methods, and then select the vendor that can provide the most efficient and economical option. (60% of time spent).
  • Provides technical/regulatory/ compliance expertise for our customers, sellers, Supply Chain and OTC. (20% of time spent).
  • Responsible for entering/ maintaining/ updating all waste stream specific data inside the Waste Management Module within SAP. (15% of time spent).
  • Performs other related duties as required or requested.


Key Stakeholders:

  • The ChemCare Environmental Specialist will interact with multiple stakeholders to answer regulatory questions and provide technical / regulatory / compliance expertise, as well as for profile creation. 
  • This role will interact with the following teams: Sales, Supply Chain, Customer Service, On-Site Service & Operation.



  • 4 year Degree (Environmental Sciences, Chemistry or Biology Degree preferred), or equivalent work experience.  
  • Successful track record working in the environmental services field / waste management field is preferred.


Specialized Knowledge/Skills:

  • Microsoft Suite, SAP, Salesforce experience preferred.
  • CHMM / CHMP Certification preferred. 
  • Training and knowledge of waste regulations (RCRA, DOT, EPA, etc.) preferred.
  • Strong oral and written communication skills.
  • Customer Service focus. Experience dealing with internal and external customers, and partners at various levels of the organization.

Nearest Major Market: Phoenix

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