Production Operator - Amargosa Valley


Amargosa Valley, NV, USA

Full time

Sep 5

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Curaleaf Holdings, Inc. (CSE: CURA) (OTCQX: CURLF) (Curaleaf) is a leading international provider of consumer products in cannabis, with a mission to improve lives by providing clarity around cannabis and confidence around consumption. As a high-growth cannabis company 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. In the United States, Curaleaf currently operates in 23 states with 108 dispensaries, 22 cultivation sites, and over 30 processing sites, and employs over 5,000 team members. Curaleaf International is the leading vertically integrated cannabis company in Europe with a unique supply and distribution network throughout the European market, bringing together pioneering science and research with cutting-edge cultivation, extraction, and production.  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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Production Operator

We are currently seeking a Production Operator for one of our local locations in Amargosa Valley, Nevada. THIS POSITION IS LOCATED IN AMARGOSA VALLEY NEVADA.The Production Operator (Extraction Lead, Lab Technician, Extraction Technician) will work within the Bio Processing (Extraction) Laboratory Department and report to the Director of Production with a dotted line to the Director of Operations. 

A Production Operator is responsible for the extraction and refinement of cannabinoids from the biomass cultivated at the Amargosa Valley Farm.  The Production Operator shall report to the Lead Extractor and is responsible for all tasks related to the purification(refinement) of extracted cannabinoids. These tasks include but are not limited to: Prepping Extractions, Winterization, Running Instruments, Preventative Maintenance, Calibration, Tracking, Maintaining Documentation, Data Collection, Packaging, Labeling, Inventory and Cleaning, in accordance with the state of Nevada and standards set by Curaleaf.  It is expected that you will learn and be able to perform all tasks within the production laboratory area. This role is responsible for but not limited to utilizing subcritical and supercritical CO2 extraction methods as well as the purification, separation and isolation of various compounds of cannabis. The Production Operator will also be responsible for maintaining the compliant inventory of the purified base material for infused edibles and vape products.

Job Responsibilities

Responsible for increasing operational efficiency and reducing waste through ownership, teamwork, communication and collaboration

Operating highly sophisticated extraction equipment; Processing concentrates and extracts

Perform in-process and post-process quality assurance testing and conducting visual inspections to ensure all product meets or exceed Curaleaf’s specifications and expectations

Ensures 100% compliance involving proper weighing, data recording, product tracking and security throughout all processes

Consistently operates in an efficient manner that also complies with all OSHA regulations, Nevada specific SOP’s, CL SOP's, and all applicable required procedures

Responsible for ensuring each product is properly labeled in compliance with Nevada State Regulations

Cleaning and maintenance of extraction equipment and laboratory facility following current good manufacturing practices (cGMP), and standard operating procedures; complying with legal regulations; monitoring environment

Responsible for the preparation of material to be processed in accordance with daily tasks

Ensures consistency and efficacy of product through quality control testing

Performs all assigned duties required to ensure a clean and safe production facility

Understanding of Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) and all safety procedures to ensure the highest level of safety

Has ability to create batch production records and labels in accordance with SOP’s

Ability to thoroughly control all laboratory production equipment in a safe environment

Job Qualification Requirements:

This position is specifically for a facility within Nevada’s Amargosa Valley only

Willing and able to carpool as necessary to the facility.

Supercritical Extraction CO2 experience with a focus on cannabinoid products

Bachelor’s Degree preferred and/or 1-2 years’ experience in a laboratory, or a manufacturing setting

Must be at least 21 years of age with a valid drivers’ license

Knowledge of medical & recreational cannabis

Ability to keep and maintain accurate records of biomass and extracts produced.

Job Skills:

Attention to detail

Effective communication skills

Strong work ethic

Willingness to learn and improve each operation

Ability to perform repetitive tasks for extended periods of time

Ability to record data and write legibly

Physical Requirements:

Standing, bending, and lifting-up to 50 pounds, carrying product totes, pushing carts, moving and making adjustments to process equipment

Close vision (clear vision at 20 inches or less)

Manual dexterity sufficient to reach/handle items, work with fingers

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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