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Kitchen Assistant

Cultivation | Taneytown, MD | Part Time

Job Description

Company Overview

We’re Grassroots, a new cannabis company that’s all about living deeply. We started in Illinois and we’re growing nationally from the ground up. We care deeply, about our plants, our products and the people they serve. Our team brings an unmatched depth of expertise and commitment to perfection to every cannabis seedling we cultivate, and every product we invent. We may be one of the largest medical cannabis dispensary owners in the country with licenses in a growing number of states, but we operate like a hometown business in the same communities where we live with our families and friends. In doing so, we connect deeply, to one another, to our communities and to a larger movement. We’re always looking for new talent to join our team and to move our growing industry forward.


Role Overview

Grassroots Cannabis is looking for a safety-minded Kitchen Assistant for cannabis product processing. The ideal candidate is proactive, innovative, passionate, able to beat deadlines and find answers when it appears there are none. The position also requires you to follow good manufacturing practices at all times. 


Responsibilities

•Perform general manual labor tasks that include loading, unloading, lifting, and moving materials and equipment. 

•Properly clean and maintain kitchen equipment and overall facility. 

•Maintain strict inventory records of all products and equipment used in kitchen for cannabis product processing. 

•Wash and sterilize laboratory, kitchen glassware, and other sensitive equipment before / after use. 

•Perform record keeping and documentation work as it pertains towards kitchen activities. 

•Utilize spreadsheets and email for written documentation and communication. 

•Participate in strategic discussions about company, direction, product execution in an innovative, honest, and problem-solving dialogue. 

•Promote the mission, vision, and values of the company to all team members at all times. 

•Work with passion towards industry, company, customers, co-workers, partners and investors.

•Maintain positive, enthusiastic attitude towards all work asked of you to complete. 


Qualifications

•Over 2 years’ chocolatier and confectioner experience. 

•Willingness to clean dishes. 

•Excellent written and oral communication skills.

•Proficiency in Microsoft Office products – Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, Word, etc.

•Capable of conducting, assessing, and documenting inventory.

•Ability to work well under pressure and in a fast-paced environment.

•Effective time management and prioritization skills. Strong interpersonal & collaboration skills.

•Must be able to lift, carry, and balance up to 70 pounds, manage stairs, and perform typical cleaning of facilities and equipment. 


Additional

•Must hold a valid Food Service Manager certificate

•Must be 21 years of age or older to apply

•Must comply with all legal or company regulations for working in the industry.

•Experience in healthcare, agriculture, logistics, or CPG industry preferred but not required


NOTE: This job description is not intended to be all-inclusive. Employee may perform other related duties as negotiated to meet the ongoing needs of the organization.

At Grassroots Cannabis we are committed to improving the quality of our patients’ lives and restoring well-being. Our medical cannabis dispensaries are setting a new standard of excellence, emphasizing health and wellness in our clean and modern facilities. Our staff is well trained and attentive, striving to serve patients with great respect and compassion.

Besides dispensing medicine, we also provide a wide range of holistic services designed to help patients maintain a healthy lifestyle, reduce stress and manage pain, such as yoga and therapeutic massage.


 Grassroots Cannabis provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age disability or genetics.