Laboratory Chemist – ACT Laboratories, LLC – Toledo, OH

Job Summary:

The Laboratory Chemist position is with ACT Laboratories, which is a lab that processes cannabis samples to test for safety and compliance with state law. Under technical supervision, conduct qualitative and quantitative chemical and/or microbiological analyses.

Essential Job Functions:

· Perform sample testing following documented procedures in order to analyze organic or inorganic compounds to determine chemical or physical properties, composition, structure, relationships or reactions using chromatography, spectroscopy or spectrophotometry techniques

· Perform microbiological sample testing following documented procedures to determine presence/absence of bacteria, or other microorganisms

· Conduct quality control tests

· Maintain laboratory instruments to ensure proper working order

· Prepare test solutions, compounds or reagents for conducting tests

· Make interpretations of data from microbiological plates

· Perform review of data entered into Laboratory Information Management System

· Follow laboratory safety procedures to ensure compliance with standards or to suggest improvements as needed

· Confer with others to interpret test results

· Establish and maintain productive working relationships with people inside the laboratory and people outside the laboratory including customers, regulatory staff and corporate staff


· Bachelor’s degree in Chemistry, Biology or related science required

· 1-3 years work-related analytical chemistry experience required

· Experience with HPLC-UV, HS-GC-FID, ICP-MS preferred

· GMP/FDA experience preferred

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities Required:

· Knowledge of elementary principles of microbiology and chemistry

· Knowledge of basic clinical laboratory skills

· Ability to operate laboratory equipment

· Ability to use computers and computer software programs and systems and standard office equipment such as phones, photocopiers, and fax machines

Work Environment:

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. The employee works in a laboratory environment.
Equal Employment Opportunity Policy:

ACT Laboratories provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.


Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $22.00 – $30.00 per hour


  • 401(k)
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance


  • 8 hour shift
  • Monday to Friday


  • Bachelor’s (Preferred)

Work Location:

  • One location

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