Lead Extraction Technician (Denver)

The qualified individual will have experience as an Extraction Technician with a background in either Cannabis and/or Organic and Inorganic chemistry for Medical and Recreational purposes. Previous experience

with MIPs production and oil extraction techniques and familiarity with CO2 and Alcohol extraction processes. This position is responsible for commercial production as well as refinement to existing processes and development of new ones.

Job Duties:
⦁ Responsible for the preparation and execution of extraction and processing of product in accordance with the State and local standards
⦁ Ensures consistency and efficacy of product through quality control testing and procedures
⦁ Performs all assigned duties required to ensure a clean and safe production facility
⦁ Follows all defined Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) to insure the highest level of food safety.
⦁ Completes the sanitation of all production equipment and tools including workspace, lab equipment, containers, and appliances
⦁ Assists with the creation of batch production records and labels in accordance with the State and local standards
⦁ Assist with the weighing, packaging, labeling and documentation of all products, as well as the tracking of batch numbers, lot numbers and expiration dates
⦁ Ensures the appropriate information is accurate and listed clearly in accordance with the State and standards
⦁ Works with local, State-approved laboratory to send samples for regular testing of extracted product and document all results for compliance with State regulations
⦁ Ability to master and control all equipment in a laboratory-type environment including CG, MS, CO2 extraction
⦁ Ability to work on process development and improvement and document all production and batch reports
⦁ Ability to follow SOP's (Standard Operating Procedures)
⦁ Ability to communicate effectively and work well with others
⦁ Work towards meeting department goals around efficiencies, yields and cost

Job Skills and Qualifications:
⦁ Acute problem solving skills coupled with a strong mechanical aptitude.
⦁ Must be able to lift 10lbs with each hand and pick up to 50lbs
⦁ Must be highly motivated, detail oriented and be able to work efficiently in a fast paced environment
⦁ Experience following strict SOP's
⦁ Excellent research and data organization skills are very important
⦁ Must have Good Documentation Practices
⦁ Knowledge of medical and recreational marijuana law and medicinal benefits
⦁ Experience with Supercritical Fluid Extraction in a Lab that adheres to strict health and safety policies and procedures, preferably a regulated field producing cannabis-infused or pharmaceutical products
⦁ Strong knowledge in pharmaceutical formulation and plant genetics
⦁ Expertise in subcritical and supercritical CO2 extraction methods as well as the purification, separation and isolation of various compounds of cannabis

⦁ Experience/Knowledge operating Waters, Apeks Supercritical Equipment +
⦁ 2+ years of industry experience
⦁ 2+ years of commercial laboratory experience

Education and Certifications:
Degree in Chemistry, Biochemistry or related field preferred,A.A.S. considered

Job Type: Full-time, Benefits, 401K

Local candidates only:

Denver, CO
Required experience:

Laboratory: 2 years
Required license or certification:

⦁ KEY Badge License required ⦁