Reports To: Director of Sales and Sourcing
Position Type: Full Time
Location: Carpinteria, California
Company Overview: Headwaters is a leading supplier of bulk cannabis focused on cultivation, bulk commodity distribution, and consumer goods. Guided by the tenets of sustainable agriculture and driven by a commitment to transparency, when you see a Headwaters product, you can trust that it does right by you, the environment, and the community.
Run by a group of cannabis innovators with a unique blend of business and agricultural knowledge, Headwaters is proud to be leading the Cannabis industry towards a sustainable future. At Headwaters, every decision we make?from production strategy to design?is guided by our three core values: Environmental Awareness, Community Partnership, and Personal Well-Being.
Job Overview: We?re looking for an all-around Processing Manager who is responsible for the day-to-day operations of the processing site and team. This position is responsible for creating and maintaining a consistently compliant, safe, actively productive and developmental environment for the Processing department to function at the highest efficiency. The Processing Manager will lead a team, schedule activities and processing to meet customer demand. This role will support the Director of Sales and Sourcing while working collaboratively with other departments.
+ Ensuring all processing standard operating procedures are being followed across multi-disciplinary functions.
+ Ensuring all processing data is recorded accurately and in a timely fashion for all functions within the department.
+ Responsible for the development of the adherence to key performance indicators (KPI?s) and policies.
+ Optimizing the processing workflow (human and equipment) to ensure production goals and all deadlines are achieved.
+ Managing and scheduling staff and allocating manpower within the processing department.
+ Ensure accurate filling, packaging and labeling of products within the production facility.
+ Maintain that all production areas and equipment are clean and sanitized at all times according to standard operating procedures.
+ Enforce all safety protocols.
+ Enforce State Required Track and Trace Program for cultivation and flowering process.
+ Perform in-process and post-process quality assurance testing and conduct visual inspections to ensure the product meets or exceeds set quality standards.
+ Running trials to improve efficiency and reporting data to clients and the executive team.
The candidate must have:
+ Bilingual in English and Spanish.
+ Teamleader experience with 10+ team members.
+ Must have a grasp of Chemistry.
+ Must have a grasp of machine operation.
+ Should have an analytical mindset and technology background.
+ Excellent attention to detail.
+ Stellar communication skills, both written and oral.
+ Ability to work effectively as a team player, proactive and desire to improve.
+ Consistently exercise sound judgment and discretion.
+ Prior experience working for a Cannabis company is a plus.
+ Ability to work well in a fast-paced, deadline-oriented environment.
+ Ability to manage several complex projects simultaneously.
+ Highly effective organization and follow up habits.
+ No recreational cannabis-use is tolerated during work hours.
+ Must be 21 years of age or older.
Why join the team?
+ Ground floor opportunity to shape the strategic direction of a fast-growing agricultural enterprise!
+ Collaborative culture with a supportive team!
+ A great place to work with unlimited growth opportunities!
Headwaters provides equal employment opportunities for team members and candidates regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, military status or disability in accordance with local, state and federal guidelines. We hire and promote individuals based on their qualifications for the position to be filled. We are committed to creating a diverse and inclusive workforce.