Refinement/Extraction Tech

| August 20, 2020

Biomass Refinement Technician

The Biomass refinement technician operates refinement equipment used in solvent based processing of CDB oil.

Job Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Operator in production laboratory for CBD oil concentrates.
  • Preparing biomass for solvent based extraction and post processing.
  • Maintain batch production records in accordance with standard operating procedures.
  • Technicians are expected to adhere to specific quality control SOP’s regarding procedural operations and quality of product produced.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment, to manage high-stress situations, and to be flexible and adaptable when the situation requires.
  • General routine maintenance on lab equipment. Troubleshooting, preventative maintenance and regular data logging.
  • Maintain and log all data sheets for chemicals and products.
  • Regular communication with the Management Team is to be maintained to ensure all operational needs are met and any procedural problems are addressed and resolved proactively.
  • Where applicable, promote and maintain GMP requirements.
  • Ensure compliance with standard operating procedures.
  • Work in compliance with established safe work practices and procedures.
  • Must be able to handle constructive criticism and guidance and offer the same to others in the department.
  • Ability to work a varying schedule including nights, weekends, and overtime as necessary.
  • Perform other related duties as assigned by Management.

Skills, Essential Functions, and Education:

  • Past experience working in manufacturing/processing environment.
  • Be able to do simple lab tests: KF moistures, spectrophotometer and moisture analyzer.
  • Able to interpret and follow complex, written, verbal and technical instructions. Must be able to adhere to facility SOPs.
  • Ability to keep an accurate inventory in real-time.
  • Must be able to work an entire shift, when necessary, in an enclosed room.
  • Must be able to work in a stationary position as well as move about unassisted.
  • Must be able to safely and carefully operate and use assigned equipment and machinery.
  • Must be able to stoop, kneel, or crouch as circumstances arise during the course of a shift.
  • Must be able to hear and converse with supervisors and other employees.
  • Must be able to see and read small print.
  • 2/4 year degree preferred, high school diploma a must.
  • Must be able to work in a moderate noise level environment.
  • Must be able to work a 12-hour or 10-hour shift and overtime as assigned.
  • Must have sufficient range of motion with arms and hands to reach overhead and to the side, often repetitively, during a 12-hour or 10-hour shift.

Must be able to ascend/descend a step ladder while carrying up to 50 pounds of materials.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $15.00 – $18.00 per hour

To apply for this job email your details to lindak@workplacestaffing.com