Recently named one of Entrepreneur magazine’s Top 100 Cannabis Leaders, Cresco Labs is among the largest cultivation, manufacturing and retail cannabis operators in the U.S. We provide a full suite of consistently dosed products catering to all consumers, from the novice to the connoisseur, from the medically treated to the recreational user. The company’s core values emphasize educating consumers while seeking to eliminate social stigmas associated with marijuana. We have developed strong partnerships with dispensaries, law-makers, physicians, and local communities – putting Cresco in a unique position to establish a national operation in the complex and developing cannabis industry.
Cresco aims to lead the nation’s cannabis industry with a focus on regulatory compliance, product consistency, and customer satisfaction. Their operations bring legitimacy to the cannabis industry by acting with the highest level of integrity, strictly adhering to regulations, and promoting the clinical efficacy of cannabis. As Cresco grows, they will operate with the same level of professionalism and precision in each new market they move in to.
Cresco is seeking a Chemist to join our growing team! The chemist will be responsible for testing equipment as well as assisting in the extraction process of medicinal cannabis. The chemist will test samples for identification, purity, and contaminants. The chemist will also maintain the organization, cleanliness and efficiency of production area, as well as maintaining the quality control measures to ensure high quality product while carrying out day-to-day tasks such as prepping, extracting, and packaging.
CORE JOB DUTIES
Assist in extraction process
HPLC sample testing requirements
Mixing of all ratio oils, lotions, capsules, tinctures
Documentation and reporting of findings
Maintain quality control measures
R&D – recording data, product refinement and improvement
Lab equipment maintenance reporting
REQUIRED EXPERIENCE, EDUCATION AND SKILLS
Bachelor’s Degree in chemistry or related field
1-2 years HPLC experience
Knowledge of analytical instrumentation theory and practice, specifically, GC, and HPLC.
Knowledge of organic chemistry and laboratory experimental techniques
Experience with Microsoft Office Applications, Word, Excel, Power Point, etc.
Demonstrated written and verbal communication skills
Strong work ethic and willing to work overtime depending project demand
Ability to work independently and manage time efficiently to deliver on project goals
Must comply with all legal or company regulations for working in the industry