Laboratory Technician

Job description
Steep Hill Arkansas is seeking hard-working and highly motivated candidates to fill the role of Laboratory Technician. A Laboratory Technician’s duties and responsibilities include but are not limited to; assisting with sample preparation, performing lab support functions, and support lab improvement projects. The position will also include clerical tasks integral to the completion of day-to-day operations. Regardless of the task, the Lab Technician will be expected to pay attention to detail, be organized, and be professional. A successful candidate will have experience working in an accredited laboratory environment, be familiar with a wide range of laboratory methodologies. The ideal candidate also will have experience with the laboratory testing of cannabis or similar products.
Steep Hill Arkansas is a licensee of Steep Hill Laboratories, a rapidly expanding cannabis science and technology company with the feel of a startup. Steep Hill Arkansas offers the opportunity for cross-training, internal advancement, and the chance to be a vital part of a close-knit team.
Key Responsibilities

Perform intake and preparation of cannabis and hemp samples for analytical testing.
Assist in data acquisition and report preparation for cannabinoid potency, terpene potency, residual solvents, heavy metals, and pesticides.
As assigned, support and/or lead laboratory processes and operations improvement projects.
As assigned, assist with the upkeep and improvement of elements of the quality management system and our training program.
As assigned, clean and maintain lab and equipment, including but not limited to: incubators, fume hoods, homogenizers, and .sonicators.
Performance of other laboratory and clerical duties such as data entry, filing, or supply inventory and assumption of other responsibilities on an as-needed basis or as delegated.

Skills and experience

Experience working in an ISO 17025 accredited laboratory environment.
Must be at least 21 years old.
Must be comfortable working with cannabis and hemp.
Strong time management skills and can quickly learn and use a variety of office and laboratory computer applications.
Ability to think critically, solve problems, work independently and within a group.
Communicate effectively verbally and in writing.
Must be able to work in a fast-paced setting, multi-task, and prioritize assignments.
Must be available to work nights and weekends as needed.

Preferred Qualifications

Experience using instruments such as HPLC, UPLC, GCMS, ICPMS.
Previous experience working in a laboratory environment.
Four-year degree in chemical, biological or life sciences from an accredited university.

Compensation

Salary based position based on experience
Benefits including Health Insurance and PTO
Flexible work environment
Apply with your resume, salary requirements and explain why you are the ideal candidate. Steep Hill Labs, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer with great company culture.

Additional Compensation:
Bonuses
Benefits:
Health insurance




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