Groundworks Industries

Cannabis Trimming Technician - Full-time - Portland, OR

Job Posted
Apr 25, 2022
Employment Type
Temporary to Hire
Time Commitment
full-time
Required Licenses
OR:Marijuana Worker Permit
Company & Role Overview

Summary

Summary The Trimming Technician is directly responsible for efficiently trimming cannabis plants, upholding Groundworks quality standards while creating minimal waste, resulting in a high-quality product that is compliant and ready for sale or processing. Informed by a 'Balanced Scorecard' approach equally emphasizing People, Process/Technology, Customer and Finance the Trimming Technician upholds the highest of quality standards while processing product in an efficient manner. This is accomplished by way of a respectful, constructive and energetic style guided by Groundworks' core values and long-range objectives. Essential Functions Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions. People Effectively and efficiently communicates with peers and management team to solve problems Positively collaborates with coworkers, celebrating success and overcoming opportunities Contributes to optimistic and supportive team environment in a way that elevates morale, sharing concerns with management team when needed Actively works to create cultural buy-in amongst their team, and champion organizational goals and initiatives Communicate known issues to management team to ensure a smooth flow of operations within the company Maintain a positive work atmosphere by acting and communicating to team members, managers, clients, coworkers, and employees in a respectful manner Follow company policies and procedures regarding work quality, dress code and regulatory compliance Process/Technology Efficiently manicures cured cannabis utilizing an "on the stem" style of trimming and maintains minimum production quotas Efficiently prepares fresh harvested cannabis for curing Maintain the cleanliness of the workspace while executing post-harvest duties Responsible for maintaining quality product Average yield requirement of 2+ lbs. per day trimmed. Other duties as needed within the scope of the position Customer Support all organizational goals to deliver exemplary customer service. Foster a collaborative spirit that allows for excellent cross-functional work and results Required Qualifications Ability to visually identify common cannabis related pathogens Ability to use data tracking software (Excel) for accurately weighing and recording trim weights Operates with integrity and honesty Ability for staying focused and performing repetitive tasks continuously through a shift Excellent communication skills Time management skills Works in a timely manner and strives to increase productivity Detail orientation and drive for maintaining a high-quality product Marijuana Handler Permit must be acquired prior to start of employment Must be and remain compliant with any and all legal or company regulations required for working in this industry Must be at least 21 years of age

Salary

$18.00 / hour / hour

Company BenefitsBenefits for this job may vary.

No information available.

Dates

No information available.

Working Environment

Indoor, large warehouse environment.

About Groundworks Industries

Groundworks Industries is home to a family of retail brands that seek to provide knowledgeable, and artful experiences set new standards for the purchase and experience of cannabis. We are looking for folks who are passionate about cannabis education and want to help us move the dial forward on building an inclusive and professional cannabis culture.

Role Requirements

Responsibilities

Efficiently manicures cured cannabis utilizing an "on the stem" style of trimming and maintains minimum production quotas

Efficiently prepares fresh harvested cannabis for curing

Maintain the cleanliness of the workspace while executing post-harvest duties

Responsible for maintaining quality product

Average yield requirement of 2+ lbs. per day trimmed.

Other duties as needed within the scope of the position

Effectively and efficiently communicates with peers and management team to solve problems

Positively collaborates with coworkers, celebrating success and overcoming opportunities

Contributes to optimistic and supportive team environment in a way that elevates morale, sharing concerns with management team when needed

Actively works to create cultural buy-in amongst their team, and champion organizational goals and initiatives

Communicate known issues to management team to ensure a smooth flow of operations within the company

Maintain a positive work atmosphere by acting and communicating to team members, managers, clients, coworkers, and employees in a respectful manner

Follow company policies and procedures regarding work quality, dress code and regulatory compliance

Customer

Support all organizational goals to deliver exemplary customer service.
Foster a collaborative spirit that allows for excellent cross-functional work and results

Finance

Continually seek efficiency gains and cost-savings across designated function
Other duties as assigned

Physical Requirements

Physical Requirements

Ability to stand, walk, sit, and kneel daily in retail and production environments that include concrete or other hard-surface floors and, in some instances, staircases
Ability to push, pull and carry up to 50 pounds multiple times daily
Ability to maintain focus and memory in environments with distractions such as heavy foot traffic, background noise due to public conversations and the gathering of people, etc.
Absent conditions that would prevent the occasional use of PPE such as safety glasses, masks, etc.
Ability to sit at a desk and work at a computer for several contiguous hours

Experience

Prior cannabis trimming experience is prefered

Education