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QA Chemist I/II


Title & Position Overview:  Chemist I/II
ProVerde is seeking a highly motivated self-starter to join our laboratory team!  The Chemist I/II must show a high level of organizational skills and attention to detail in an ISO 17025 regulated environment.

Education and Experience:
Minimum of a Bachelor’s degree in Chemistry or Life Sciences with 2-3 years of experience in a research, industrial or analytical laboratory setting.

Job Responsibilities:
  • Receive, record, and prepare all samples that are submitted for testing procedures.
  • Perform analytical tests following established procedures, which may include cannabinoid profiling, terpene profiling, heavy metal analysis, mycotoxin testing, VOC analysis and pesticide screening. 
  • Assist in development of new analytical procedures.
  • Validate newly developed analytical methods.
  • Document preparation, testing observations, and results in precise detail.
  • Support ISO requirements with documentation of pertinent lab activities:
    • o Instrument calibration and repair
    • o Verification of equipment performance
    • o Validation of analytical methods, and routine testing activities.
  • Routine calibration and maintenance of lab equipment and instruments. 
  • Maintain sterile work areas, tools, and instruments to prevent contamination

Required Skills:
  • 2-3 years of lab experience with running and troubleshooting chromatographic and mass spectrometric techniques:
    • o HPLC, UPLC, SFC, UPC2
    • o GC-FID, GC-MS
    • o LC/MS/MS
    • o ICP-MS
  • Ability to make sound, independent decisions based on functional expertise and experience. 
  • Ability to administer a proactive management approach with a keen sense of attention to detail. 
  • Highly experienced in handling multiple tasks, troubleshoot and problem solve beyond routine issues. 
  • Demonstrated ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously working with multi-disciplinary teams from lab techs to senior and executive management.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office particularly Excel and Word with the ability to summarize work succinctly for reporting to clients and management.

Desired Skills:
  • 1-3 years of direct experience with EMPOWER, MassLynx or other analytical vendor software platforms.
  • Ability to provide R&D capabilities in the development of new applications.
  • Ability to provide leadership, support, communication and direction to lab technicians, as well as other personnel.  
  • Advanced experience with microbiological methodologies is beneficial:
    • o Traditional or Advanced culture methods
    • o DNA based PCR or qPCR methods

Interested candidates should reply with resume and salary requirements


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