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Quality Control Specialist

Fiction Formulations & Services LLC
Job Description
Fiction Formulations & Services LLC
Fiction Formulations & Services LLC is a drug discovery company providing a broad range of services outsourced on a contract basis for commercial and academic clients. We specialize in cannabis research and early stage drug discovery.
Job title Quality Control Specialist
Reports to Executive Director of Innovation & Sustainability

Job purpose                                                                                                                                                                                   

We’re currently looking for a Quality Control Specialist to ensure that all manufactured products that are handled meet stringent quality control measures. Good manufacturing processes (GMP) will be followed, and material safety data (MSDS) will be tracked throughout the different projects. The specialist must also have an eye for detail and a background in the life sciences industry.

Duties and responsibilities                                                                                                                                                  

  • Work closely with the rest of the packaging crew in a timely and efficient manner to ensure daily responsibilities are met.
  • Effectively handle the plants throughout the various stages of the harvesting and packaging process while simultaneously mitigating waste and/ or loss.
  • Accurately track and weigh trimmed products and waste
  • Duties may also include weighing and packaging accordingly.
  • Maintain a clean, safe, and organized work environment
  • If necessary, perform other duties as required or assigned

Desired Qualifications                                                                                                                                                            

  • Education – GED at the least, some college or BS preferred.
  • Specialized knowledge – Trimming or packaging experience preferred
  • Skills – Leadership, accountability, and proactive behavior. Must exhibit exceptional attention to detail and possess a strong work ethic.
  • Abilities – be able to lift at least lift 50lbs or more. Ability to work many hours while seated or standing, and remain focused while completing tedious tasks such as trimming the hemp plants to meet the expected levels of production and quality
  • Personal characteristics – Honest, innovative, committed to sustainability, dedicated.
  • Knowledge - Basic knowledge of hemp plant qualities
  • Professional Certification – At least 60 college credits obtained or an associate’s degree/equivalent.
  • Experience – Past experience conducting quality control tasks. Previous experience working in a laboratory setting preferred, but not required. Past experience with analyzing different extracts or compounds.

Physical requirements                                                                                                                                                             

Able to lift at least 50lbs or more. Read and write English on an advanced or proficient level. Able to work on projects independently.

Direct reports                                                                                                                                                                               

This position reports directly to the Executive Director of Innovation & Sutainability.

Expected Compensation                                                                                                                                                         

$17 per hour

Job Type                                                                                                                                                                                           


Approved by: Benbruno Nkapbela
Date approved: 5/27/2019
Reviewed: 5/27/2019
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