Cannabis Packaging Associate
Acreage Holdings
 Sterling, MA

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

Under the supervision of the Packaging Manager and Assistant Packaging Manager, technicians will work as a team to assist with all shucking, trimming, packaging, and labeling duties at The Botanist’s cultivation facility.

This position is responsible for a variety of daily tasks, including but not limited to the following examples:

  • Set up workstation according to daily goals established by the Packaging Manager and Assistant Manager, such as trimming, weighing / packing, shucking, or harvesting
  • Adhere to state and company policies at all times, following appropriate Standard Operating Procedure according to assigned task
  • Verify quality control standards are being met throughout every phase of the production process
  • Ensure production goals established by the Packaging Manager and Assistant Manager are being met
  • Accurate record keeping abilities
  • Close attention to detail - continuously maintaining accuracy and consistency
  • Ensure that all product is properly secured and stored
  • Package infused products and plant material into proper containers with proper labeling to ensure compliance with state regulations
  • Other duties as assigned including but not limited to harvesting, defoliation, shucking, and post-harvest cleaning
  • Uphold all standards and procedures pertaining to facility cleanliness, such as cleaning of supplies, workspaces, transition room
  • Assist with other tasks or responsibilities assigned by the Packaging Manager and Assistant Manager

Basic Qualifications:

Education and/or Work Experience Requirements:

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent required.
  • 1-3 years packaging or production experience strongly preferred..
  • Excellent computer proficiency (MS Office – Word, Excel and Outlook)
  • Must possess a strong work ethic and be reliable and dependable
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, including ability to effectively communicate calmly and professionally
  • Must be able to work under pressure and meet deadlines, while maintaining a positive attitude and providing exemplary focus and attention to detail.
  • Ability to work effective as part of the team or independently to carry out assignments to completion within parameters of instructions given, prescribed routines, and standard accepted practices

Additional Qualifications:

  • Ability to pass a State mandated background check
  • Cannabis manufacturing/production experience preferred.
  • Available to work occasional weekend hours as needed
  • Reliable Transportation