💰 DOE 🗓️ Full-time 🏷️ Testing 📛 No license required
About our company
Keystone State Testing
is an independent, locally owned analysis, biotechnology, and research facility. Through scientific process we seek to enable cultivators, dispensaries, manufacturers, and consumers with knowledge and transparency. We are committed to excellence by ensuring accuracy, safety, speed, reproducibility, and cost effective solutions for our clients.
Keystone State Testing, a well-established testing, research and development bio-technology firm, providing services to the MMJ industry is currently seeking level 1 scientists (Laboratory Technicians) to work in our analytical department.
We are seeking key personnel to come join one of the most dynamic and fastest growing teams in the country.
Ability to follow Instruction (If you are not exceptional at following instruction, this is not for you)
Ability to travel / relocate
Very flexible schedule
Valid Drivers license, and clean driving record
Pass a full FBI background check
DO NOT APPLY IF:
You can not follow instructions
If you are not willing to interview in person (We are not holding phone interviews at this time)
If your not passionate about the science side of this field.
Drug or theft arrests (we are required to check)
Laboratory Technician Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:
Prepare samples for analysis using various methods in accordance with ISO standard operating procedures.
Data handling and report preparation.
Equipment familiarity preferred but not required (HPLC, LC-MS/MS, GC-MS/MS, ICPMS/MS)
Perform various microbiological tests for MMJ products such as total plate count, yeast and mold count, ecoli, salmonella, etc.
Perform various tests for pharmaceutical grade products such as Microbiological Examination of Non Sterile Products, Antimicrobial Effectiveness, Stability, Sterility Test, Environmental Monitoring, etc.
Work in fast paced, dynamic environment.
Visit client facilities to perform sampling.
Perform inventory of supplies and media.
Assist with other analysis as needed.
Evaluate data, troubleshoot, and/or process improvements.
An ideal candidate would possess:
B.S in Bio-Physics, Bio-Chemistry, Micro-Bio, or Chemistry
Candidates with strong science backgrounds are encouraged to apply. Bio-Physics/ Chemistry/ Micro-Bio or General Lab experience is preferred.
Must be fluent with Microsoft Office, specifically Excel and Word.
Familiarization with a wide range of analysis methods, sampling equipment and instrumentation a plus.
Self-motivated, responsible individual with good communication skills and willingness to learn and progress over time through consistent dedication and training. The position requires the individual to multi-task, be independent/self-sufficient, and be flexible and participate in a team environment.
Quality Control experience.
High attention to detail.
Ability to work quickly and efficiently in a high pressure environment, while maintaining the highest level of quality.
Adherence to safety protocols.
Conscientious and responsible.
We Offer :
A career, not just another dead end job
An opportunity to change and impact peoples lives on a daily basis
An opportunity for fast growth and advancement
An opportunity to make significant contributions to science
A great work life balance
A chance for hard work to be rewarded and appreciated
Clean Driving Record: 1 year (Preferred)
Excel: 1 year (Preferred)
Laboratory: 1 year (Preferred)
Microsoft Word: 1 year (Preferred)
Microsoft Office: 1 year (Preferred)
On the road
Paid time off
Other types of insurance
Child Care benefits
Workplace perks such as food/coffee and flexible work schedules