💰 DOE 🗓️ Full-time 🏷️ Processing 📛 No license required
About our company
The mission of Lazarus Naturals is to bring high quality and affordable hemp-based CBD products to market so anyone can afford the positive benefits it has to offer. We have a fun, fast-paced & close-knit workplace environment and are looking for an Extraction Technician to join our team.
This is an exciting opportunity to gain experience in a booming industry and a rapidly-growing company that makes CBD accessible to those who need it most. The Extraction Technician is responsible for producing cannabis oil/extract through various extraction techniques and processes. They are expected to have a firm understanding of chemical principals that are being applied during processing. They are also expected to record essential processing information during production and report the information electronically on each batch that is processed. Making hands-on decisions will surround the following principles: Safety, Quality, Delivery, and Productivity. This role will report directly to the Production Manager and be responsible for the following:
Organizing and preparing product for distillation
Crude oil extraction and collection
Occasional performance of refining and distillation procedures
Record and report various production measurements onto physical batch records, and transfer measurements into electronic logs and tracking software
Record and report any production, preventive maintenance, troubleshooting and calibration operations performed in equipment logbooks
Report any variation or deviation from expected values for process times, yields, and any other defined product characteristics throughout the production process to management
Assist in proposing changes to documentation or production processes to improve safety (from a consumer and laboratory staff viewpoint), improve product quality and production efficiencies, and to reduce delivery time and product failures
Assist and log the disposal of all waste materials
Accurate and consistent completion of required paperwork and compliance requirements
Contributing to and improving standard operating procedures (SOPs)
Additional Duties as needed
Degree in Chemistry or related or equivalent professional experience
Understanding of extraction, refining, and distillation.
Experience in distillation, filtering, and or solvent removal strongly preferred
Able to follow detailed instructions and guidelines
Mechanical inclination preferred
Collaborative but able to work independently
Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail
Maintains a positive “can do” attitude in a fast-paced manufacturing environment.