Lab Technician


Fargo, ND, USA

Full time

Sep 5

Curaleaf Holdings, Inc. (CSE: CURA) (OTCQX: CURLF) (Curaleaf) is a leading international provider of consumer products in cannabis, with a mission to improve lives by providing clarity around cannabis and confidence around consumption. As a high-growth cannabis company known for quality, expertise, and reliability, the company and its brands, including Curaleaf and Select provide industry-leading service, product selection, and accessibility across the medical and adult-use markets. In the United States, Curaleaf currently operates in 23 states with 108 dispensaries, 22 cultivation sites, and over 30 processing sites, and employs over 5,000 team members. Curaleaf International is the leading vertically integrated cannabis company in Europe with a unique supply and distribution network throughout the European market, bringing together pioneering science and research with cutting-edge cultivation, extraction, and production.  Home | Curaleaf | Cannabis with Confidence

Our corporate social responsibility is Rooted In Good  Diversity, Equity, Inclusion + Social Equity + Sustainability Social Responsibility | Curaleaf | Cannabis with Confidence We believe in taking corporate and social responsibility very seriously, from our educational outreach to national partnerships, state-wide initiatives and local causes. Giving back to the communities where we operate is important to us, and helps to change old attitudes by showing the positive impact of cannabis in creating jobs, changing lives, and helping local communities.

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The Lab Technician assists the Lab Manager to ensure high quality product and carries out day-to-day tasks including: testing, prepping, extracting, and packaging. The Lab Technician must monitor and maintain production facility in accordance with the state of California and standards set by the Company.


Develop and execute validation of analytical systems

Operate spectrophotometer and viscosity meter for QC

Assist in production; calculating requirements; assembling and weighing plant material and supplies for super critical CO2 extraction: emptying of extraction vessels.

Operating highly sophisticated extraction equipment; Processing concentrates and extracts

Cleaning and maintenance of extraction equipment and laboratory facility following current good manufacturing practices (cGMP), and standard operating procedures; complying with legal regulations; monitoring environment

Operating, maintaining, and making adjustments and repairs to laboratory equipment such as analytical systems, pumps, microscopes, balances, rotary evaporator, centrifuges, and other laboratory equipment

Creating dilutions, HPLC diagnostics and repair, calibration

Maintaining inventory records of supplies, materials, and equipment, and preparing requisitions as needed

Storing supplies and equipment, 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, and filing

Assist in packaging of final products as needed

Assist in the training of other technicians

Work with state licensed third party testing lab to ensure QC

Performs related duties as assigned


Ensure processing operation is fully compliant with state and federal regulations

Maintain analytical and other laboratory waste with registered waste disposal company while following state regulations

Maintaining material safety data sheets for all department chemicals and products

Assure that operation adheres to all business and industry license requirements

Maintaining strict inventory records of all plant materials, chemicals and equipment used in the laboratory and documents production by completing forms, reports, logs and records

Job Qualification Requirements:

Bachelor’s Degree preferred/ 1-2 years’ experience in a laboratory or manufacturing setting required

QA/QC Experience with HPLC and GC analysis preferred

Experience with Agilent equipment using ChemStation

Must be at least 21 years of age

Job Skills:

Ability to calculate figures such as proportions and work with mathematical concepts such as probability. Ability to compute rate, ratio, and percent

Ability to keep precise, highly detailed, and accurate records of calculations, procedures, and inventory of equipment, chemicals, consumables, and production in both hard and soft copies

Required candidate would be a motivated self-starter with willingness to learn and dig into documentation and service manuals

Ability to follow written instruction and work to update SOP's based on needs and changing industry requirements

Follow good health and safety practices and precautions applicable to a chemistry laboratory

Capabilities with computer systems, software, and hardware common to laboratories

Able to critically analyze, draw conclusions about, and summarize test results in a timely manner

Must be a highly flexible and motivated team player committed to working in a quality environment

Physical Requirements:

Must be able to stand for long periods of time, along with frequent bending

Close vision (clear vision at 20 inches or less)

Manual dexterity sufficient to reach/handle items, work with fingers

Ability to lift up to 50 pounds and push up to 100 pounds with assistance

Subject to background check per state cannabis requirements

Curaleaf is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.

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