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Rockbridge Search & Recruitment 29/03/2021

Lab Director

Ref #: 37
Location: N. California N. California 94102
Salary: $140k-$180k
Sector: Cannabis
Type: Permanent

Responsible for all laboratory operations at a single location during his/her shift, including oversight of production, equipment, inventory, and personnel. Directs lab staff to meet production schedules and ensure proper product supply chain functionality.


  • Ability to think strategically and to lead
  • Strong computer skills and working knowledge of programs such as Microsoft Word, Excel, G Suite, Cloud MJ, and others as needed
  • Excellent communication and documentation skills
  • Advanced troubleshooting and multi-tasking skills and ability to manage a fast-paced work environment
  • Ability to work without direct supervision, and efficiently manage tasks and time
  • Proven working experience as a supervisor
  • Experience in production or manufacturing environment
  • Excellent knowledge of production methods and techniques
  • Ability to stand for long periods, bend, crouch and kneel
  • Ability to lift and carry up to 50lbs
  • Must have valid driver’s license and reliable transportation; willing and able to use vehicle for work



  • Maintain production schedule by coordinating lab equipment, raw material, and other matter inventory in collaboration with Lab QA/QC Manager
  • Track laboratory employee schedules/hours
  • Oversee effectiveness of entire laboratory facility and troubleshoot issues or needs that may arise
  • Report operations to CEO and follow up on action items
  • Ability to forecast and communicate predictions and production output forecast
  • Support all matters related to business development, direct to client sales and business to business deals.
  • Process raw material following SOP guidelines
  • Formulate product and fill orders; oversee product fulfillment based on sales team or client request
  • Receive incoming shipments as needed
  • Coordinate outgoing shipments as needed
  • Seek detail on new industry solutions in order to innovate and suggest new formulations, process, and equipment upgrades to optimize efficiencies and scale
  • Implement new laboratory and production standards as needed, and update SOP’s when necessary following ISO guidelines
  • Work with Lab QA/QC manager to ensure standards are being met
  • Ad hoc deliveries and order fulfillment on request