Microbiologist - Cannabis!
If you are a Microbiologist - with cannabis experience, please read on!
Top Reasons to Work with Us
We are an established GMP compliant, FDA regulated contract testing company for a variety of Pharma, Biotechnology and many other FDA regulated industries. The good news is we are expanding our expertise to include a new and advanced Cannabis Testing Lab located in Sonoma county, CA!
We are looking for a talented Microbiologist with cannabis experience to contribute his/her expertise in the build out the most proficient, best regulated, and cost effective Cannabis Testing Laboratories.
What You Will Be Doing
-Standard microbiological techniques in assays including pipetting, streaking plates under the biosafety cabinet, Gram Staining, DNA extraction for plants and microorganisms, PCR, and qPCR assays.
-Schedules sample analysis.
-Performs fungal identification, microscopy and molecular based.
-Verifies microbiological testing data.
-Documents and reports test results.
-Maintains familiarity with regulations as pertain to microbial testing requirements in cannabis (e.g. ACMPR, USP, Ph. Eur.).
-Handles non-routine microbiological testing requests.
-Develops and validates new microbiological assays, cultivation and molecular based
-Works with QA manager to implement ISO 17025, cGMP, and cGLP.
-Writes and maintains standard operating procedures (SOPs) and standard testing methods (STMs).
-Safe handling of biohazardous materials, chemicals, and reagents.
-Participates in safety and biosafety procedures and processes.
-Supports other departments when required.
What You Need for this Position
-Working with plant pathogen and cannabis knowledge will be most advantageous- Microbiologist
-Minimum of a Bachelors or Masters degree in Microbiology or related field
-Minimum of 5 years of work experience in a third party testing microbiological laboratory or similar.
-Experience working in a regulated environment (GMP / GLP / ISO).
-Experience working with risk group 2 bacteria (Biosafety Level 2 laboratory)
-Must demonstrate good sterile/aseptic techniques in the lab.
-Plant pathogen knowledge is an advantage.
-ISO 17025 standards specific experience is an advantage.
-Must have Good Documentation Practices and attention to detail.
-Available to work flexible hours.
-Excellent organizational skills, attention to detail and ability to troubleshoot.
-Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
-Ability to work in a dynamic, fast-paced, team environment with multitasking capabilities.
- Cannabis Microbiology
- Sample Analysis
- Microbiological Testing
- Microbiological Techniques
- streaking plates
Please FULLY COMPLETE THE APPLICATION QUESTIONS INCLUDING THE SELF ASSESSMENT ASAP! Complete applications will receive priority! We'd like to get you set up for an interview ASAP if you'd like this opportunity and are a suitable candidate! There are 4 short questions. Should take you no more than 4-7 min max!
1. Apply directly to this job opening here!
2. E-mail directly for more information to Lynne@cybercoders.com
What's In It for You
-A chance to join an established Biotechnology Testing company at an early stage for Cannabis Testing, and shape the direction of our culture in our new California location.
-We see lab operations as a strategic part of our business, not just as a support function.
-Transparency across teams and interaction with multiple departments.
-Competitive base pay and a benefits package.
So, if you are a Microbiologist with cannabis experience, please apply today!
- Applicants must be authorized to work in the U.S.
CyberCoders, Inc is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
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