Extraction Engineer | MARYJANE AGENCY

Extraction Engineer

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Example Job Description – Extraction Engineer

Job Summary: 

The qualified individual will have a background in either Cannabis or Organic and Inorganic Chemistry (or related field).  Previous experience with oil extraction techniques required.  Candidate will develop new process innovations and product formulations using extractor and fractionation techniques.  Knowledge of cannabis industry and applications a plus, but not required.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Preparing equipment and plant materials for extraction
  • Operating highly sophisticated extraction equipment
  • Processing concentrates and extracts
  • Cleaning and maintenance of extraction equipment and laboratory facility.
  • Maintaining strict inventory records of all plant materials, chemicals and equipment used in the laboratory.
  • Operating, maintaining, and making adjustments and repairs to laboratory equipment such as liquid chromatography systems, pumps, microscopes, balances, centrifuges, and other laboratory equipment
  • Maintaining inventory records of supplies, materials, and equipment, and preparing requisitions as needed.
  • Storing supplies and equipment, disposal of waste according to guidelines, and keeping laboratory, storerooms and working areas immaculate.
  • Washing and sterilizing laboratory glassware.
  • Performing clerical work related to laboratory activities such as word processing, record keeping, filing, and answering telephone inquiries.
  • Maintaining material safety data sheets for all department chemicals and products.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications and Education

  • 2+ years of experience with extraction in a Lab that adheres to strict health and safety policies and procedures, preferably a regulated field producing cannabis-infused, pharmaceutical or nutraceutical products.
  • Experience with extraction purification and analysis
  • Knowledge of medical marijuana law and medicinal benefits.
  • Effective time-management skills and ability to multi-task.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, changing and challenging environment.
  • B.S. Degree in Organic or Inorganic Chemistry (or related field)

Working Environment

  • Effective time-management skills and ability to multi-task.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, changing and challenging environment.