Lead Processing Lab Technician
Posted on 3/15/2023
Webster, MA, USA
Experience Level
  • Associates Degree with 1-2 years of experience in a laboratory or manufacturing setting preferred
  • 1-2 years of experience with Supercritical Extraction highly preferred
  • Knowledge of and hands on experience with Supercritical Extraction and Rotary Evaporation desired
  • Mechanical inclination with the ability to monitor, maintain and troubleshoot/repair laboratory equipment
  • Ability to keep precise, highly detailed, and accurate records of calculations, procedures, and inventory of equipment, chemicals, consumables, and production
  • Knowledge of scientific laboratory procedures and techniques as used in a chemistry laboratory
  • Knowledge of scientific laboratory equipment and apparatus
  • Knowledge of scientific methods of measurements
  • Health and safety practices and precautions applicable to a chemistry laboratory
  • Proper and safe handling and disposal of harmful chemicals, substances, and hazardous wastes
  • Capabilities with computer systems, software, and hardware common to laboratories recordkeeping procedures
  • Must be able to stand for prolonged periods of time, along with frequent bending
  • Close vision (unobstructed vision at 20 inches or less)
  • Manual dexterity sufficient to reach/handle items, work with fingers
  • Ability to lift to 50 pounds and push up to 100 pounds with assistance
  • Preparing for production by reviewing production schedule; studying and clarifying specifications; calculating requirements; assembling and weighing plant materials and supplies for extraction
  • Operating highly sophisticated extraction equipment; Processing concentrates and extracts
  • Cleaning and maintaining extraction equipment and laboratory facility following current good manufacturing practices (cGMP), and standard operating procedures; complying with legal regulations; monitoring environment
  • Operating, maintaining, adjusting, and repairing laboratory equipment such as extraction vessels, heaters/chillers, ovens, balances, vacuum pumps, and other laboratory equipment
  • Operating extraction equipment to harvest terpene extracts and cannabinoid-containing extracts
  • Operating highly sophisticated purification equipment to convert crude oil into decarboxylated oil
  • Following procedures for extract purification including ethanol addition, winterization, filtration, rotary evaporation, decarboxylation, and distillation
  • Assisting with the development of further purification processes and in-process materials, including processes for new products
  • Maintaining inventory records of supplies, materials, and equipment, and preparing requisitions as needed, maintaining inventory within state-issued cannabis inventory software
  • Storing supplies and equipment, disposing of waste according to state guidelines, and keeping laboratory, storerooms and working areas immaculate
  • Washing and sanitizing laboratory glassware
  • Performing clerical work related to laboratory activities such as word processing, record keeping, and filing
  • Maintaining material safety data sheets for all department chemicals and products
  • Performing related duties as assigned

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