Senior Lab Analyst / Technician

Jul 29, 2019🔗👁️ 76 76 Views

🏢 THC Analytical 📍 Nevada City, CA

💰 $45,000 - $62,000 a year 🗓️ Full-time 🏷️ Testing 📛 No license required

About our company

Nevada County’s First Cannabis Testing Laboratory. Grown Locally. Tested Professionally.

The Higher Commitment Analytical Lab (THC lab) strives to be the leader in cannabis laboratory testing, through cutting edge techniques, while providing consistently accurate and reliable results to the cannabis community. With the best team of scientists that have decades of experience in lab testing methods, the most competitive pricing in the industry, and excellent customer service, THC lab ensures an exceptional experience and highly satisfied clients.

Job description


The Higher Commitment Analytical Laboratory is now hiring staff for our cannabis testing laboratory in Nevada City, California! We're looking for motivated, self-starting team players to work in an exciting and challenging analytical lab environment. Scientists with a background in an accredited, analytical lab and/or the cannabis industry are especially encouraged to apply. Our analysts and technicians are responsible for performing the analytical testing under the general supervision of the Laboratory Director in accordance with our Quality System and SOPs. Analysts will be responsible for preparation, analysis of samples and data reporting for all testing offered by the laboratory. Analysts will be assigned to HPLC, GC/MS, LC/MS, ICP/MS and PCR instrumentation as needed. Technicians will be assigned sample preparation and general lab duties as needed.

Educational requirements: Analysts must have a Bachelor’s degree or higher in chemistry, biology, environmental or agricultural science, and at least 1 year of relevant analytical testing job experience. Technicians must have a minimum of 2 years of college with coursework in chemistry, biology, environmental or agricultural science and at least 1 year of relevant work experience.


Working Conditions and Physical Requirements

Sufficient motor skills to perform a variety of routine laboratory tasks, move freely and safely from one location to another in the laboratory; sufficient coordination to collect appropriate samples accurately; dexterity to manipulate lab tools, instruments, and small equipment in a manner consistent with standards of an accredited laboratory practice; lift and move objects of at least 20 pounds.

This job may include some extended work hours or weekend work, especially during harvest and other busy seasons. May require long periods of sitting or standing.

Experience: Relevant: 1 year (Required)

Education: Bachelor's (Required)

Additional Compensation: Bonuses