Lab Packaging Supervisor
Processing | Monson, MA | Full Time
At Holistic Industries we are building a great place to work, shop and invest in cannabis. Our mission is to provide patients with the highest quality, safest cannabis medicine possible. As our name suggests, we care for the whole person. Our company develops and offers a wide range of proprietary strains that increase desired cannabinoids such as CBD. These high CBD strains have become our foundation for growing, packaging, and selling the best cannabis in our markets. Our team includes the nation’s most knowledgeable experts in cultivation and medical dispensing, along with professionals who are top of their fields in medical professions, security, agriculture, real estate, and the legal distribution of other highly controlled substances.
Our well-established company is growing rapidly and adding to our team of professionals and specialists. Our employees receive medical, dental, and leave benefits as part of our highly competitive compensation package.
Holistic Industries is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.
About the Job:
The Laboratory Packaging Supervisor oversees the packaging of products and is responsible for laboratory and packaging compliance, inventory control and supervising the Lab Packaging Associate(s) as well as other duties directed by Laboratory Manager.
Responsible for day to day operations of product packaging in the processing lab
Maintains inventory levels and production standards
Oversees inventory, updates inventory levels as needed
Recognizes areas of opportunity that improve Safety, Product Quality, Food Safety, Cost, Productivity, and Employee Morale
Works with leadership team to ensure all KPIs are being met or exceeded
Coach the production team and establish performance measures to achieve designated objectives and deliver business results.
Creation of compliance labels
Collects and reports operational data related to all applicable packaging processes
Oversees quality control so product is up to company standards and packaging remains compliant with regulations for the industry
Ensure all product is tracked and tagged on METRC and Leaf Logix, and accounted for when transitioned in and out of the lab.
PHYSICAL DEMANDS: VERY LABOR INTENSIVE. Must be able to lift, carry and balance up to 75 pounds (125 pounds with assistance), may include walking or standing for extended periods of time, as well as stooping, bending over and/or crouching. Moderate to loud exposure to noise level.
Due to state regulations, qualified candidates for this position must be at least 21 years of age and able to pass a fingerprinting background check and drug screening – certain criminal convictions may disqualify candidates based on state medical marijuana licensing regulations.
Bachelor’s or Associate degree with a focus in science, manufacturing or data entry preferred
Prior Laboratory or operational experience required
Previous marijuana industry experience preferred, with priority given to candidates with experience in licensed facilities
Ability to use standard office equipment, computer equipment and software including word processing, database management, spreadsheet applications and email.
Proficient in Microsoft Office, specifically Excel
Required Knowledge and Skills:
Familiarity with basic scientific principles and laboratory terminology
Basic math skills
Familiarity with OSHA guidelines for dealing with hazardous chemicals
Understanding and adhering to applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations as they pertain to the cannabis industry, safety regulations, local municipal codes and organizational rules, regulations, directives and standard operating procedures.
Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with all employees
Highly detail oriented and organized
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Demonstrate responsibility, accountability, and dependability toward assigned tasks and duties
Strong ethics and sound judgment