Steep Hill Labs

Lab Analyst - Harrisburg, PA

Job Posted
Jun 17, 2020
Employment Type
Permanent
Time Commitment
Required Licenses
Company & Role Overview

Summary

This is an analytical position responsible for advanced laboratory support functions to include calibration, standard preparation, instrument tuning, instrument and equipment maintenance, and analysis of data used for laboratory quality control. Daily work involves the use of various types of machinery, lab equipment and complex computer programs to perform tests, record data or findings and present information.

Salary

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Company BenefitsBenefits for this job may vary.

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Dates

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Working Environment

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About Steep Hill Labs

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Role Requirements

Responsibilities

Provides guidance and support for all duties commonly assigned to Field Samplers and Lab Technicians

Acquires and analyzes data used to perform and report analytical laboratory testing of cannabis products

Assists with the validation of test methods and with Research and Development (R&D) related activities

Imports data into LIMS and Seed-to-Sale systems; provides for the documentation and tracking of Continuing Calibration Verification (CCV) Standards for Quality Assurance

Prepares reports related to cannabinoid potency, terpene potency, residual solvents, heavy metals, pesticides, microbiologic organisms, water activity and mycotoxins

Identifies opportunities for improvement; works with Department Head to implement new and improved methods and processes

Submits data reports and Certificates of Analysis for Department Head approval

Assists with the upkeep and improvement of the quality management system to include Standard Operating Procedures (SOP’s) and the employee training programs

Prepares calibrations and verifies quality controls for laboratory instruments and methods; uses data to recognize and/or correct possible processing or instrument errors

Works with Department Head to ensure lab efficiencies for prioritization, workflow, and sample preparation, as well as the loading and running of instruments

May also be called upon to perform the same or similar duties at other laboratory facilities, and for other job-related duties as assigned

Physical Requirements

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Experience

Analytical and numerical skills: ability to perform mathematical calculations in different units of measurement

Ability to use concepts such as fractions, percentages, and ratios; demonstrated abilities in troubleshooting and problem-solving

Experience in driving tasks and meeting deadlines; accountable for the completion of assigned goals and objectives

Ability to build relationships to strengthen partnerships with a focus on customer service

Ability to fluently speak and read the English language along with understanding and following both written and verbal direction

Basic knowledge of modern office practices and use of Microsoft Office Suite for Word and Excel

Ability to function independently, have personal integrity, flexibility and the ability to work effectively with fellow employees

Ability to perform physically demanding work such as moving and lifting equipment, standing for long periods of time, etc.

Education

Bachelor’s degree in Chemistry or a related field from an accredited college or university, or an equivalent combination of education and experience