Lab Technician Full Time
Focus Hemp Co
Eagle Point, OR

Lab Technician (Full Time)

Company
Focus Hemp Co is a rapidly growing company in the booming hemp industry. Located in Eagle Point, OR, we offer hemp extraction services, private label services, and Focus branded consumer goods. We pride ourselves on high quality products with full transparency on ingredients, testing, and processes. Offering a fun yet professional work environment, we strive to be the employer of choice.

Job Summary
This is an exciting opportunity as we are experiencing rapid growth. As such, we are in search of a Lab Technician to work with our bulk raw material production team. This position is vital to the continued success and growth of Focus Hemp Co. We are looking for people with experience in the cannabis and botanical extraction space who are willing to bring the knowledge and expertise to a fast pace and fun environment.

Responsibilities

  • Follow Company standard operating procedures (SOPs) to produce high quality active ingredients
  • Set up and properly operate production equipment
  • Rotary Evaporator (Solvent Recovery)
  • Cold Ethanol Extraction System (Delta Separations)
  • Filtration System
  • Molecular Distillation Machine
  • Cannabinoid Isolation
  • Routine maintenance and troubleshooting on all primary production equipment
  • Perform other safety and compliance duties as required
  • Accurately take measurements, document work, and maintain laboratory records
  • Maintain a clean, organized, and safe work environment, including the cleaning of laboratory & equipment
  • Attend and participate in company and team meetings
  • Support research and development activities

Qualifications

  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Reliable transportation
  • Effective written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to problem solve and use critical thinking skills
  • Microsoft Office Suite, focus on Excel and Outlook
  • Ability to work with supervision in a fast paced, self-directed environment
  • High level of attention to detail, and a self starter
  • Ability to multitask with strong organizational skills
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Ability to safely lift, push or pull 50+ lbs.
  • Prior experience in a manufacturing environment

Preferred Experience:

  • College Degree, Chemistry, Mechanical Engineering, Organic Chemistry, Process Engineer
  • Prior CBD or Cannabis production experience
  • Forklift Certified
  • Prior Experience with MRP systems

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

  • relevant: 1 year (Required)

Education:

  • High school or equivalent (Required)

Shifts:

  • Mid-Day (Preferred)
  • Evening (Preferred)

Additional Compensation:

  • Other forms

Work Location:

  • One location

Benefits:

  • Paid time off