Ascend Wellness Holdings
Packaging Specialist Job in Jacksonville, IL
The Packaging Associate is responsible for packaging plant material and infused products. In this role, maintaining accuracy in weighing product, fulfilling product, labelling, and inventory is paramount. The Packaging Associate is also responsible for maintaining a perpetually clean workspace to provide a sterile environment for production of medical products. This person will also have some responsibility for tracking products electronically on the company's software system to ensure compliance with state laws and program regulations.
Responsibilities include: Package infused and plant material into proper containers with proper labeling to ensure compliance with state regulations Exhibit competency in basic organizational skills, communication skills and windows based operating software Manage time efficiently in order to meet goals while consistently producing quality product Sanitation & cleanup of all processing areas throughout the day Assist with the production line Load and unload items from machines, carts, and dollies Fill and package products for delivery Record data Required SkillsMust be able to adapt quickly to changes in policy, procedure and technique Employee must exhibit personal hygiene and follow the health guidelines set forth by Green Thumb and the state while processing patient medicine Ability to listen well and communicate effectively with various audiences, especially with the direct supervisors and co-workers Ability to perform a monotonous task with great efficiency over 8-hour work periods without losing quality Must work well in a group and independently; demonstrate self-motivation and initiative Must pass any and all required pre-employment screenings Must be and remain compliant with all legal or company regulations for working in the industry Must possess valid driver's license or state ID card Must be a minimum of 21 years of age Must be approved by state badging agency to work in cannabis industry High School Education or GED required Desired Skills1+ years working in production environment required Experience processing medical cannabis or other botanicals highly desirableA solid understanding of the Cannabis laws, rules and regulations and passion to further their understanding and knowledge of the industry and the laws.About Ascend Wellness HoldingsAscend is a vertically integrated cannabis cultivator, processor and provisioning center operator with assets in Michigan, Illinois, Massachusetts and Ohio. We seek to foster a robust and inclusive cannabis industry through a premium, unmatched customer-focused retail experience. We currently operate a provisioning center in Morenci, Battle Creek and Detroit. We are looking to build a world-class team that will help carry out our mission of helping to shape the future of cannabis as a leading healthcare solution. We are committed to improving the quality of our patient's lives by offering unrivaled quality, consistency and meticulously curated products that satisfy our customers unique, individual needs. Our provisioning centers will set a new standard of excellence, emphasizing health and wellness. As a team that is committed to our values, our people and our communities, we are looking for people who are inspired by our vision and looking to take roles with us as we expand nationally. When it comes to customer service experience, our dispensaries will set a new standard of excellence, emphasizing health and wellness. As a team that is committed to our values, our people, and our communities; we are looking for people who are inspired by our vision and stay dedicated to our mission as we scale continuously. WHY AWH? Our people are our greatest asset. Our teams are comprised of a group of skilled and passionate professionals and partners from a diverse range of fields. We believe in not only building a diverse team but creating a space where ALL feel welcome and training our leaders to not only be inclusive themselves but to inspire their teams to be the same. We provide equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity, national origin, age or disability. We believe in providing competitive compensation, quality benefits and a work environment that fosters creativity, hard work and leverage every one of our employees' unique skills while giving them what it takes to advance those said skills and learn new ones. We sweat the details to ensure our teams are confident and excited to provide best in class service to our customers and communities we serve. Equal opportunity employer Ascend Wellness Holdings, LLC and its subsidiaries is an equal opportunity employer and celebrate the population of differences and does not discriminate in its hiring / hiring practices, regardless of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.