Recently named one of Entrepreneur magazine’s Top 100 Cannabis Leaders, Cresco Labs is one of the largest vertically-integrated multi-state cannabis operators in the United States. Cresco is built to become the most important company in the cannabis industry by combining the most strategic geographic footprint with one of the leading distribution platforms in North America. Employing a consumer-packaged goods (“CPG”) approach to cannabis, Cresco’s house of brands is designed to meet the needs of all consumer segments and includes some of the most recognized and trusted national brands including Cresco, Remedi and Mindy’s, a line of edibles created by James Beard Award-winning chef Mindy Segal. Sunnyside*, Cresco’s national dispensary brand is a wellness-focused retailer designed to build trust, education and convenience for both existing and new cannabis consumers. Recognizing that the cannabis industry is poised to become one of the leading job creators in the country, Cresco has launched the industry’s first national comprehensive Social Equity and Educational Development (SEED) initiative designed to ensure that all members of society have the skills, knowledge and opportunity to work in and own businesses in the cannabis industry.
At Cresco, we aim to lead the nation’s cannabis industry with a focus on regulatory compliance, product consistency, and customer satisfaction. Our operations bring legitimacy to the cannabis industry by acting with the highest level of integrity, strictly adhering to regulations, and promoting the clinical efficacy of cannabis. As Cresco grows, we will operate with the same level of professionalism and precision in each new market we move in to.
CORE JOB DUTIES
- Serves as a role-model and resource for lab agent/technicians concerning products and services, policies and procedures, and industry news.
- Delegates lab tasks to leads, agents and technicians
- Respond to all lab agents’ and technicians’ questions, concerns, or suggestions and takes action when necessary to resolve conflicts.
- Coordinate with the lab manager to ensure accurate information and documentation is provided.
- Manage inventory and audit trail investigations to ensure adherence to state regulations and accuracy.
- Investigate and report on audit trails and inventory discrepancies.
- Perform and train leads on all relevant Biotrack procedures.
- Responsible for lab schedule adherence
- Responsible for pre- and post-processing equipment maintenance planning and completion.
- Monitor and maintain all relevant Cresco Labs standards for safety and good manufacturing practices.
- Monitor, train and perform all relevant manufacturing extractions, pre-, and post-processing tasks assigned to leads, technicians, and agents.
- Plan and execute one-of and R+D projects under management direction for department development.
- Monitor and execute proper decision making related to internal testing and third-party product testing.
- Ensures consistency and efficacy of product.
- Responsible for the execution of Cresco Labs SOPs, Work Instructions, and documentation.
- Responsible for various tracking and communicative documentations assigned for production planning, execution and tracking.
- Develop training and documentation material needed for department success.
- Ensure adherence to cleaning and sanitation protocols.
- 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.
REQUIRED EXPERIENCE, EDUCATION AND SKILLS
- Related experience in cannabis industry, preferred
- Proficiency in Excel, Word and general computer literacy, required
- Previous experience leading and mentoring teams, required
- Strong attention to detail and ability to adhere to strict policies and procedure
- Flexibility with changing processes and procedures
- Ability to promote a teamwork environment is necessary
- Strong written and verbal communication skills, required
- Effective time-management skills and ability to multi-task
- Basic math skills necessary
- Must be 21 years of age or older to apply
- Must comply with all legal or company regulations for working in the industry
Cresco Labs is an Equal Opportunity Employer and all applicants will be considered without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran, or disability status.