Current Employment Opportunities

We are looking to fill the following positions immediately (find out more information about each position below):

Chemist

Scientific Sampling Assistant

Receptionist

Laboratory Technician


Chemist (FT)

We are looking for a dedicated individual with a positive and friendly attitude to join our analytical chemistry team. This position will require someone who is professional, comfortable working around Cannabis, and is familiar with working on a team.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Data analysis, troubleshooting, and maintenance of HPLC-DAD and GC-FID.
  • Ensure adherence to GLP and ISO/IEC 17025:2005 and safety regulations.
  • Assist in other aspects of lab operation: sample prep, sample staging, and cleaning.
  • Flexibility with ever changing state regulations.
  • Assist in continuous improvement of in-house methods and quality controls.

Qualifications:

  • B.S. In Chemistry, Biochemistry or related field, ACS-Certified degree preferred.
  • 1-3 years of experience.
  • Must be comfortable working in a fast-paced environment.
  • Experience in working in a cGLP and/or ISO accredited environment is a plus.
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills.
  • The candidate must have strong collaboration skills, excellent communication and written skills.
  • The candidate must possess keen organizational skills and be detail oriented.
  • Experience with HPLC or GC analysis and troubleshooting is a preferred.
  • Experience with LC-MS/MS or GC-MS/MS is a plus.
  • Flexible hours between 9a – 6p, Mon-Sat.
  • Able to find reliable transportation. East Oakland – BART station is within walking distance.
  • Local candidates preferred, no relocation stipend available.

Benefits:

  • Competitive salary based upon applicant’s knowledge and experience.
  • Health, dental, and vision insurance included for salaried positions.
  • $50 monthly gym stipend
  • An opportunity to work in a growing, dynamic industry in California.
  • Working with a small close knit team.

We pride ourselves in maintaining a collaborative environment where our teams support and work together cohesively. We work hard, but we believe in having a good time doing it! This is a unique opportunity to join a company at the front lines of the changing Cannabis industry in California and contribute to the ability of patients or adult consumers to receive safe, clean Cannabis.

To apply, please send your resume and cover letter or a short introduction about yourself in the body of the email to careers@cwanalytical.com. Applicants will not be considered if a resume and personal statement are not included.


Scientific Sampling Assistant (PT)

We are looking for an organized and reliable professional to assist Samplers in the collection of Cannabis and Cannabis products for state mandated compliance testing. Sampling Assistants must abide by company SOPs and safety standards. This position is part time with varied hours dependent on sampling needs.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Assist in sampling events at various locations throughout Northern/Central California
  • Prepare sampling forms
  • Enter sampling data
  • Drive to and from sampling events (may require several hours on the road each way)
  • Help with maintaining supply inventory

Applicant Must:

  • Be proficient with Google Suite (Drive, Sheets, Calendar, and GMail)
  • Be able to lift 50 lbs
  • Remain focused during fast, but repetitive, work
  • Be comfortable working around Cannabis
  • Possess a clean driving record
  • Be willing to drive 3+ hours each way to a sampling event if necessary
  • Be over 21

Desired Skills/Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in biological, chemical, agricultural, environmental, or related science from an accredited college or university (or currently be in process with such degree)
  • Scientific sampling experience or laboratory experience a plus
  • Data entry experience
  • Experience working in a fast-paced environment

The Successful Candidate Will Be:

  • A self-starter, detail oriented, an excellent multi-tasker, reliable, honest and organized

Compensation: $20/hr

We pride ourselves in maintaining a collaborative environment where our teams support and work together cohesively. We work hard, but we believe in having a good time doing it! This is a unique opportunity to join a company at the front lines of the changing Cannabis industry in California and contribute to the ability of patients or adult consumers to receive safe, clean Cannabis. 

To apply, please send your resume and cover letter or a short introduction about yourself in the body of the email to careers@cwanalytical.com. Applicants will not be considered if a resume and personal statement are not included.


Receptionist (PT)

We are seeking an entry-level, part-time receptionist to assist the customer service team in an East Bay Cannabis testing laboratory.

Responsibilities include:

  • Answering, screening and forwarding calls 
  • Data entry into our LIMS (laboratory information management system) and our CRM software
  • Responding to email inquiries 
  • Signing visitors in/ out
  • Paperwork Filing 
  • Assist in maintaining the cleanliness of the office

Qualifications:

  • 21+ years of age
  • High school diploma or GED required 
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office and Google Suite 
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Neat and organized

An Ideal Candidate Would be:

  • A college student or other individual who is not looking for a full-time position 
  • Able to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Comfortable working around Cannabis
  • Have some coursework or interest in science or math
  • Detail Oriented 
  • Familiar with CRM software (Prosperworks) a plus, but not required 
  • A team player, reliable and punctual
  • Available to work flexible hours between 10a-6p, Monday-Friday
  • Able to find reliable transportation to East Oakland - BART station within walking distance

This position is 20-30 hrs/week and the compensation is $20/hr. Flexible schedule (and potential Saturday availability) is a plus. 

We pride ourselves in maintaining a collaborative environment where our teams support and work together cohesively. We work hard, but we believe in having a good time doing it! This is a unique opportunity to join a company at the front lines of the changing Cannabis industry in California and contribute to the ability of patients or adult consumers to receive safe, clean Cannabis.

To apply, please reply to this post with your resume and cover letter or a short introduction about yourself in the body of the email. Applicants will not be considered if a resume and introduction are not included.To apply, please send your resume and cover letter or a short introduction about yourself in the body of the email to careers@cwanalytical.com. Applicants will not be considered if a resume and personal statement are not included.


Laboratory Technician (PT)

Responsibilities include:

  • Staging and labeling of incoming samples and vials
  • Photographing samples
  • Preparing samples for microbiological and chemical analysis
  • Checking inventory and replenishing supplies
  • Strictly following SOPs and Manager's direction in training, sample handling, and documentation
  • Assist in maintaining lab cleanliness

Qualifications:

  • Must be 21 years or older
  • 1+ years of lab work experience or lab course work preferred
  • Background in Chemistry, Biology or Microbiology a plus
  • Available to work flexible hours between 10a-6p, Monday-Saturday
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Able to find reliable transportation to East Oakland - BART station is within walking distance
  • Ability to spend extended periods of time on your feet

This position is 20-30 hrs/week, and the compensation is $20/hr. A flexible schedule (working on weekends) is a plus! Candidates must be Prop. 215 friendly. Preference given to Oakland residents. 

To apply, please send your resume and cover letter or a short introduction about yourself in the body of the email to careers@cwanalytical.com. Applicants will not be considered if a resume and personal statement are not included.