Technical Laboratory Director at Marijuana Testing Laboratory in Scottsdale Arizona

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Job: Technical Laboratory Director at Marijuana Testing Laboratory in Scottsdale Arizona

Company: Wildcat Corporate Services / ATC Labs

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  • Wildcat Corporate Services / ATC Labs


  • Wildcat Corporate Services / ATC Labs is a marijuana testing laboratory located in Scottsdale, AZ.


  • Technical Laboratory Director at Marijuana Testing Laboratory in Scottsdale Arizona


  • Technical Laboratory Director (TLD) must have a strong background in Residual Solvents, Heavy Metals, Pesticide, and/or Potency analysis.
  • The TLD will execute a variety of laboratory tasks under the direction of our Management Team.
  • The TLD will be responsible for assisting in product processing and formulation.
  • The TLD completes tasks assigned by the Management Team to operate lab equipment, monitor and maintain cleanliness and efficiency, and drives quality control while always being compliant.
  • This individual must be able to multitask, work quickly and efficiently, and be adaptable to changing priorities and tasks as needed.
  • Furthermore, the successful candidate will be expected to interact with managers to set schedules and ensure proper execution of workflow tasks by other employees.
  • The individual must be motivated, trustworthy, and able to operate both independently and within a team environment.
  • Communication skills are a must, this individual will be the on-site liaison for management and laboratory staff.
  • This is a full-time position, and hours of work and days will vary due to business needs.
  • Some holidays and overtime may be required.
  • Infrequent travel may be necessary to meet company objectives.
  • Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties, or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job.
  • Duties, responsibilities, and activities may change at any time with or without notice.
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  • Perform GC/LC/MS analysis, and oversee the review and approval of data under ISO0725 accreditation standards.
  • Carries out responsibilities as assigned by the Site Operations Director.
  • Follow all company policies and procedures to ensure product integrity and quality control.
  • Assist with testing and calibrating lab equipment in preparation for specific tasks.
  • Maintain accurate inventory of all supplies, materials, and equipment.
  • Provide feedback to the Laboratory Management Team and fellow colleagues in support of our continuous improvement goals.
  • Recognize and report any issues, large or small.
  • Perform lab bench work, data compilation, and data analysis in accordance with quality control specifications.
  • Assist in the shipping and receiving department as needed.
  • Execute the preparation of test samples.
  • Execute proper labeling and storage of samples.
  • Complete all work orders for samples in an efficient and timely manner, meeting all necessary deadlines.
  • Coordinate equipment maintenance, purchases, and repairs with the Laboratory Management Team as needed.
  • Execute and enforce compliance of all ISO 17025, local, and state regulations.
  • Follow weekly schedules to ensure there is proper coverage based on the business needs.
  • Conveys information to analysts and other employees in the facility.
  • Ensures that:
    • all validation data are recorded and dated to ensure compliance;
    • all data and final reports are verified and validated;
    • all reports generated from this data are complete and contain pertinent information.
    • Follows through with customers regarding content of reports and discusses any irregularities or concerns.
  • Ensures that:
    • the laboratory is equipped with all necessary equipment and accompanying material and consumables;
    • all the equipment, materials and consumables will meet the specifications of the analytical methods employed to conduct the SOPs;
    • all equipment and process validations are performed as per SOPs;
    • all validation data are recorded and dated to ensure compliance;
    • all data and final reports are verified and validated;
    • all laboratory data is reported in a timely manner;
    • all data are accurate and validated consistent to assigned SOPs;
    • all analyses performed by the staff have been dated and tracked for authenticity;
    • all experimental details and resulting data entries in laboratory notebooks and/or forms are authentic;
    • all reports generated from this data are complete and not lacking pertinent information;
    • all equipment is maintained and calibrations conducted on a set routine basis to ensure that the SOPs can be performed to instruction;
    • all materials and consumables necessary to conduct all procedures are in ready supply as well as have a routine re-supply system.
  • Reviews data including QC documentation to ensure that:
    • all analytical data and information provided by the analysts and other employees is complete and accurate;
    • the data gathering is completed in a timely manner consistent with the demands of the customers;
    • the data is obtained and recorded in a manner that is consistent with all recording procedures that are established and documented, including data logbooks and electronic files;
    • all analytical findings are reviewed and the relevant conclusions drawn and recorded for final report generation.
  • Facility Cleaning:
    • Perform all assigned duties required to ensure a clean and safe facility.
    • Ensure personal hygiene is acceptable under state and Company standards before performing any activities by washing hands frequently and using proper PPE.
    • Complete the sanitation of all production equipment and tools including workspace, lab equipment, containers, and appliances.
    • Monitor, clean, and maintain all equipment and operate all equipment safely in its intended manner.
    • Always ensure compliance with all sanitation regulations and safety standards in the testing of all samples.
    • Perform duties as needed outlined in the daily, weekly, and monthly cleaning schedules.
    • Ensure other employees are following all appropriate sanitation procedures and PPE usage.


  • Bachelor’s Degree: Chemistry.
  • 4 years of experience in a production-driven laboratory.
  • Effective time-management skills and ability to multi-task.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, changing and challenging environment.
  • Proficiency in windows-based software.


  • Technically focused.
  • Integrity and trust.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Approachability.
  • Excellent communication skills.


  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to perform grasping, talking, hearing, seeing and other repetitive motions.
  • The employee is frequently required to stand for long periods of time, use hands for detailed work.
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.
  • This position requires the ability to occasionally lift products and supplies, up to 75 pounds (or more with assistance).
  • Strong odors and varying room temperatures will occur on a daily basis. This position setting is in a general Lab setting.


  • Dental insurance.
  • Flexible schedule.
  • Health insurance.
  • Paid time off.
  • Vision insurance.


  • 10 hour shift.
  • 8 hour shift.
  • Day shift.
  • Holidays.
  • On call.
  • Overtime.
  • Weekends.


  • Bachelor’s (Required).


  • Laboratory Experience: 4 years (Required).


  • One location.


  • No.


  • Only full-time employees are eligible.


  • Remote interview process.
  • Personal protective equipment provided or required.
  • Virtual meetings.
  • Sanitizing, disinfecting, or cleaning procedures in place.

Estimated Salary: $80,000 to $100,000 per year based on qualifications plus performance-based bonus.


  • $100000.00 / Year






We are an equal opportunity employer. All aspects of employment including the decision to hire, promote, discipline, or discharge, will be based on merit, competence, performance, and business needs. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, marital status, age, national origin, ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical condition, pregnancy, genetic information, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status, or any other status protected under federal, state, or local law.


  • Technical Laboratory Director at Marijuana Testing Laboratory in Scottsdale Arizona


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