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Lead Microbiologist

US Cannalytics NJ, LLC

CANNABIS & HEMP TESTING YOU CAN DEPEND ON.

Job details

Salary: From $25 an hour
Job Type: Full-time
Number of hires for this role: 1

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s (Preferred)
  • PCR: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Microbiology: 1 year (Preferred)

Full Job Description

LEAD MICROBIOLOGIST RESPONSIBILITIES:

The lead microbiologist is responsible for the testing, quality control, and tracking of medical cannabis samples for microbiological assays – TAMC, TYMC, E.coli, and Salmonella – utilizing qPCR and traditional growth plate techniques. They will oversee the microbiological testing department and ensures the safe, accurate, and timely testing of cannabis products.

QUALIFICATIONS, must:

  • Have a valid driver’s license
  • Be at least 21 years old
  • (1) year experience using qPCR/PCR based platform
  • (1) year experience utilizing culture-based microbiological analysis

ESSENTIAL DUTIES:

  • Follow policies and procedures for the daily operations and fully comply with state medical marijuana regulations
  • Prepare samples for mandated state testing utilizing qPCR and culture-based techniques
  • Producing, tracking, and documenting QCs throughout process
  • Use of aseptic technique to handle, prepare, and analyze samples
  • Responsible for inventory of supplies and cannabis tracking and destruction
  • Responsible for accurate weighing and recording all product weights
  • Works in a timely manner and strives to improve quality and maintain accuracy
  • Performs all other tasks and duties as assigned, which may include cannabis sampling, transport, and sample preparation

Benefits:

  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance

Schedule:

  • 10 hour shift
  • 12 hour shift
  • 8 hour shift
  • Day shift
  • Holidays
  • Monday to Friday
  • Overtime
  • Weekends

Supplemental Pay:

  • Bonus pay

Education:

  • Bachelor’s (Preferred)

Experience:

  • PCR: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Microbiology: 1 year (Preferred)

Work Location:

  • One location

Work Remotely:

  • No

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