Production Equipment and Maintenance Technician (Food Industry & PLC Experience)


Lexington, KY, USA

Full time

Aug 5

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Curaleaf Holdings, Inc. (CSE: CURA) (OTCQX: CURLF) (Curaleaf) is a leading U.S. provider of consumer products in cannabis, with a mission to improve lives by providing clarity around cannabis and confidence around consumption. As a vertically integrated, high-growth cannabis operator known for quality, expertise, and reliability, the company and its brands, including Curaleaf and Select provide industry-leading service, product selection, and accessibility across the medical and adult-use markets. Curaleaf currently operates in 23 states with 106 dispensaries, 22 cultivation sites, and over 30 processing sites, and employs over 4,600 team members across the United States. Home | Curaleaf | Cannabis with Confidence

Our corporate social responsibility is Rooted In Good  Diversity, Equity, Inclusion + Social Equity + Sustainability Social Responsibility | Curaleaf | Cannabis with Confidence We believe in taking corporate and social responsibility very seriously, from our educational outreach to national partnerships, state-wide initiatives and local causes. Giving back to the communities where we operate is important to us, and helps to change old attitudes by showing the positive impact of cannabis in creating jobs, changing lives, and helping local communities.

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Curaleaf is a fast-growing, company that makes and markets products designed to naturally enhance our customers’ health.  Our mission is to leverage botanicals, including CBD, to improve quality of people’s life.We have an opening for an enthusiastic and experienced Automations Control Engineer Maintenance Technician to join our rapidly growing team in Lexington, Kentucky.

The right person will be well versed in food processing / packaging and ideally will have hands-on experience operating cooking equipment, liquid depositors, high speed packaging lines, net weigh fillers, etc. If you are self-motivated, have high personal standards and are a team player who likes sharing your knowledge with others, this may be the right opportunity for you:

Job Qualification Requirements:

Experienced with Programmable Logic Controls (PLC) and electronic equipment troubleshooting and Automation Controls equipment maintenance.

Food Industry Machinery and Programmable Logistics Controls (PLC) experience.

At least 5 years successfully troubleshooting, maintaining and operating packaging / processing equipment.

Strong mechanical background / troubleshooting skills

Good math and communication skills

Reliable and energetic team player with a positive attitude and solid work ethic

Willingness and ability to be a team leader.

Self-starter with the desire and ability to continuously learn new things.

Physical Requirements:

Ability to stand for long periods of time.

Ability to periodically lift up to 50 lbs.

Job Qualification Requirements

Must be at least 21 years of age.

Subject to background check per state cannabis regulations


Must be able to individually lift up to 50 lbs.

Must be able to sit, stand, stoop, crouch, reach and lift for long periods of time.

Must be able to work in retail, manufacturing, or production facilities with moderate to loud noise level and changing working conditions.

May require use of safety equipment or personal protective equipment, as needed.

Curaleaf is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Curaleaf is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.

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