Company & Role Overview
Our client is looking for reliable Breakdown Technicians to join their team in the cannabis industry. The Breakdown Technician provides manual labor which supports the post-cultivation activities. This position will be responsible for breaking down the dried cannabis plant into the required formats for processing or flower sales.
Company BenefitsBenefits for this job may vary.Dental, Medical, & Vision Benefits, Paid Time Off, Company Discounts, Flexible Time Off / Unlimited Vacation, Free Snacks / Drinks, Inclusive Environment, Life Insurance, Lunch & Learns, Paid Parental Leave, Relaxed / Casual Dress Code, Short-Term & Long-Term Disability, Work From Home / Remote
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to perform reaching, grasping, bending, stooping, talking, hearing, seeing and repetitive motions. Must be able to sit and/or stand for extended periods of time while maintaining focus. PHYSICAL DEMANDS: Must be able to lift, carry, and balance up to 50 pounds AND must be able to do so with extreme care and caution when working with the product.
About Green Thumb Industries
Calling all curious, collaborative, compassionate, boundary-pushing, trustworthy stewards: There’s a place for you.
Join us on our mission to promote well-being through the power of cannabis while giving back to the communities in which we serve.
People are everything at Green Thumb. Some of us nurture plants while others pore over legal documents or open new stores. A few things we have in common? We’re stewards of the plant, a happy and humble bunch and genuinely love what we do.
Safety & Compliance:
Be aware of hazards in the workspace Retain and understand department specific training Report safety incidents/ concerns and comply with follow-up actions Be compliant with area safety requirements, state regulations and PPE requirements Follow GMP, biosecurity, sanitation or other quality and compliance requirements Perform record keeping accurately and completely as directed by a lead or supervisor Maintain and calibrate tools, equipment and machinery as directed by a lead or supervisor Report and escalate safety & quality concerns Production:
Breakdown of plant: must be able to use hands Ensure efficient post-harvest processes; shucking (removal of flower), trimming, and other activities required. Able and willing to meet daily production metrics. Maintains quality standards. Organizes and maintain a clean and organized work environment. Participates in the room set-up and break-down ad contributes to the any clean-up process of area and equipment. Follow department specific work instructions and SOP’s The ability to recognize different strains, requirements associated with the strain, growth patterns and identify anomalies within the plants Teamwork (makes the dream work):
Participate in daily communication meetings Elevate issues to a lead, direct manager, and HR as appropriate Create a positive working environment Escalate areas of process improvement Perform any additional tasks assigned by a manager or lead
Must be able to stand for long periods of time. They do not provide chairs for everyone Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs Comfortable with repetitive work motions While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to perform reaching, grasping, bending, stooping, talking, hearing, seeing and repetitive motions. Must be able to sit and/or stand for extended periods of time while maintaining focus. Must be able to lift, carry, and balance up to 50 pounds AND must be able to do so with extreme care and caution when working with product.
Must be at least 21+ and able to complete state guidelines for working in the cannabis industry High School Education or GED graduate; some college or college graduates preferred 1-2 years of experience in manufacturing, food processing, warehousing, and/or inventory preferred Ability to learn and operate production equipment and machines. Effective time-management skills and ability to multi-task. Ability to work in a fast-paced, changing, and challenging environment. Ability to maintain an excellent attendance record Ability to read and interpret written and oral instructions Cannabis experience is not required but preferred
Minimum of a high school diploma or GED; associates degree or certifications preferred Effective time-management skills and ability to multi-task Ability to work well with others while also completing individually assigned tasks Ability to stand, sit, kneel, and lift equipment or plants up to 50 lbs. for extended periods Ability to work in a fast-paced, changing and challenging environment Must be able to comply with Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) requirements Must be able to work in an environment that is 85+ degrees and 70% humidity for extended periods Must be able to work at heights