Edibles Product Agent

  • Cannabis Jobs
  • 04 Apr, 2021

Job Description

The Edibles Product Agent is responsible for cross-functional support of production and packaging for our infused edible products. The Agent completes tasks assigned by the Kitchen Supervisor and Packaging Supervisor. Carry out day-to-day tasks including prepping, cleaning, cooking, labeling, wrapping and operating basic production and packaging machinery.   

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Assist kitchen chefs with daily production of baked goods, chocolate and confections using commercial machinery including:
  • Cookies/brownies
  • Gummies
  • Hard candies
  • Peanut brittle / toffee
  • Fruit chews / taffy
  • Chocolate
  • Coated “cores”
  • Understand and execute batch production as assigned by Head Chef – learn and perfect recipes.
  • Display knowledge of dosing methods for accurate potency and homogenization.
  • Identify and troubleshoot issues that may cause damaged edibles ensuring quality control.
  • Train in food safety / sanitation and maintain a clean and safe production environment.
  • Assist, when needed, in labeling, wrapping and tracking edibles for final sale.
  • Maintain a clean and safe production facility.
  • Ensure personal hygiene is acceptable under standards set by Cresco Labs before performing any production activities by washing hands, wearing a hair net, changing clothes, etc.
  • Complete the sanitation of production equipment and tools including workspace, production and packaging equipment, cookware and appliances.
 

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be 21 years of age or older to apply
  • Must comply with all legal or company regulations for working in the industry.
 

EXPERIENCE

  • Experience in a field and/or operation that adheres to strict health and safety policies and procedures, preferable a regulated field producing products for human consumption.
  • Demonstrate a clear understanding of recipes, food production and kitchen sanitation.
  • Strong and effective task-management skills and ability to multi-task.
  • Attention to detail – ability to monitor basic kitchen production in process, package and label in a precise manner.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, changing and challenging environment.
  • Experience in a production-heavy kitchen is a plus.
  • Ability to stand for at least 6 hours per day and lift up to 50 pounds to torso level is necessary.