Packaging Specialist

Job description
The responsibilities of the Packaging Specialist within Garden Remedies, Inc. (GRI) broadly embrace the key areas described below. The most critical role is to ensure that all Garden Remedies products are properly measured and packaged for shipment and sale. Working within a team, the Packaging Specialist ensures our top-quality products arrive to our Dispensaries and Customers as expected.
Duties:

Responsible for weighing, counting, sealing and labeling GRI products
Performs repetitive work-station or assembly line operations
Accountable for performing quality checks, reviewing test results, work orders or production lists according to Standard Operating Procedures
May involve inventory management, tracking and conversions
Uses various equipment including heat guns, beakers, measuring equipment and other tolls and machinery as required for the task at hand
Follows and executes compliant practices adhering in accordance with state regulations and GRI’s standard operating procedures.
Promotes a work environment that is positive, customer-service oriented, and rooted in education

Responsibilities:

Maintains extensive knowledge of GRI’s products
Is knowledgeable about MA compliance and reporting regulations
Maintains a clean, safe, and well managed work station
Acknowledges any inventory issues and properly reports them to management
Works effectively in a team environment
Completes other duties as assigned in a timely and appropriate manner

Qualifications:

Ability to work 1st Shift from 6am - 2:30pm
Extremely high attention to detail, including the ability to detect quality defects and perform accurate counts and measurements
Demonstrated history of strong attendance, including the ability to adhere to a strict schedule
Computer skills including Microsoft Word and other programs as required
Three years’ retail experience in a team environment
Ability to work within a team and cultivate long-term working relationships, maintains a positive attitude in a busy department
Must be able to perform the essential functions of the job, including the ability to lift up to 40 pounds consistently, bend, stoop and twist with or without reasonable accommodation
Fun attitude and strong work ethic
Cannabis and Assembly experience preferred

Supervision:
Works under the general supervision of the Packaging Manager and Assistant Manager
This position is not responsible for supervising other employees
REQUIRED SKILLS

At least 21 years of age.
Must have High School Diploma or GED to be considered
Demonstrated passion to serving the medical and adult-use cannabis community.
Excellent communication and customer service skills
Computer operating skills
Must be able to pass a background check
Must not have been convicted of any felony offense
Medical marijuana and recreational marijuana product knowledge highly desirable
Experience in a complex, fast-paced environment
Ability to genuinely and respectfully connect with coworkers and visitors
Desire to learn more about cannabis
Organization and planning skills
Strong operational skills in a service environment
Team-building skills
Ability to pass all required background checks to work with cannabis
Ability to communicate clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing
Ability to build relationships both internally as well as in the community
Ability to handle confidential and sensitive information
Ability to work a flexible schedule including nights, weekends and holidays.

Benefits:

Dental insurance
Employee discount
Health insurance
Life insurance
Paid time off
Vision insurance




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