Cresco Labs is seeking a Chemist to join our Lab in Phoenix, AZ. 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 the 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, PowerPoint, etc.
Demonstrated written and verbal communication skills
Strong work ethic and willing to work overtime depending on project demand
Ability to work independently and manage time efficiently to deliver on project goals
Must be 21 years of age to apply
Must comply with all legal or company regulations for working in the industry.