Processing Technician

  • Cannabis Jobs
  • Manassas, VA, USA
  • 09 Mar, 2021

Job Description

GET TO KNOW JUSHI We identify, evaluate, and acquire U.S.-based cannabis within each state to vertically integrate, produce, and distribute medical grade cannabis formulations in the United States offering patients and customers premium, high-grade cannabis and related products. THE OPPORTUNITY The Processing Technician assists the processing team in the post-harvest processes of raw cannabis biomass as well as the packaging, labeling, and order fulfillment of cannabis-infused products. GENERAL JOB DUTIES: + Perform mechanical and hand bucking of cannabis biomass. + Accurate weighing and labeling of biomass on racks and storage bins. + Perform drying and curing duties as directed. + Assemble primary, secondary or tertiary packaging for all Cannabis products. + Perform primary, secondary and tertiary packaging of Cannabis products. + Print and apply labels to finish packaged product. + Responsible for light to medium maintenance of automated equipment including cleaning and preventative maintenance. + Operate, maintain, and clean processing, packaging and labeling equipment. + Data Entry and record-keeping of all information pertinent to the traceability of medical cannabis. + Able to work independently as well as operating as a team. + Follow all site Safety requirements including use of PPE. Safety meetings as required. + Perform other functions as necessary to provide an adequate supply of products to meet patient demand. + Conduct counts of packaging/labeling materials. + Provide feedback to improve process quality and efficiency. + Adheres to a rigorous production schedule and works to ensure products is processed in an accurate and timely manner. + Adhere to strict sanitation practices throughout the facility + Other tasks, as determined by the Director of Processing, to ensure the smooth operation of the facility. EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE + A High School diploma or General Education Development (GED) required + At least 2 years relevant experience working in an order entry/picking/labeling/packaging/customer service position. + Excellent computer, mathematical, language, and reasoning skills + General computer ability + Previous experience in the medical cannabis industry (preferred) PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS + Constantly perform desk-based computer tasks + Frequently sitting + Occasionally Twist/bend/stoop/squat, kneel/crawl + The ability to communicate orally with management and other co-workers is crucial. Regular use of the telephone and e-mail for communication may be required. Sitting or standing for extended periods is common. Hearing and vision within normal ranges are essential for normal conversations, to receive ordinary information, and to prepare or inspect documents. + Some heavy lifting may be required. The exertion of up to 50 lbs. of force occasionally may be required. + Good manual dexterity for the use of common office equipment. + Must be comfortable operating and troubleshooting label printing equipment. OTHER DUTIES Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice Jushi is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, religion, national origin or ancestry, age, disability, marital status, pregnancy, protected veteran status, protected genetic information, political affiliation, or any other characteristics protected by local laws, regulations, or ordinances. We offer benefit packages that may include: Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, Short and Long Term Disability, Flexible Spending Accounts, Paid Time Off, Paid Holidays, and 401(k)