Cannabis Extraction Technician Job

Cannabis Extraction Technician Job

As a leading cannabis recruiting agency, M&F Talent has a number of cannabis jobs available. Here is our latest career opportunity:

M&F Talent has a vertically integrated cannabis client that is looking to fill a Cannabis Extraction Technician job. Our client is undergoing rapid growth and is making a serious mark on the national cannabis business in the United States. They are looking to expand their cannabis extracts operations with team members that share in their vision of growth.

The ideal candidate for this position has experience making cannabis extracts, including hash, BHO, and solventless products. Moreover, the position requires working with other extraction technicians. Our cannabis recruiting team feels this is a more technical career opportunity than most cannabis jobs.

Location: Illinois

Cannabis Extraction Technician Job Responsibilities:

  • Preparation of equipment and cannabis plant materials for extraction
  • Execution of extraction and processing in accordance with state and local cannabis compliance standards
  • Operation of sophisticated CO2 extraction equipment
  • Ensure consistency and efficiency of product through quality control testing and procedures
  • Cleaning and maintenance of extraction equipment and manufacturing facility
  • Maintaining strict inventory records of all plant materials, chemicals, and equipment used in the facility
  • Operating, maintaining, and making adjustments and repairs to extraction equipment
  • Storing supplies and equipment and disposal of waste according to guidelines
  • Complete the cleaning and sanitization of all production equipment, work surfaces, and tools
  • Maintaining inventory records of supplies, materials, and equipment and preparing requisitions as needed
  • Maintaining material safety data sheets for all chemicals and products
  • Following all standard operating procedures regarding product creation and lab safety
  • Assist in packaging and labeling of finished products
  • Assist in purchasing laboratory supplies
  • Streamline operations in the cannabis workplace
  • Works with the testing laboratory as defined by state guidelines of the Illinois cannabis industry
  • Adhere to Good Laboratory Practice (GLP) and Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) standards

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  • Bilingual
  • Understanding of state and local laws
  • Comfortable working in a cannabis startup environment
  • Understanding of proper and safe handling of hazardous materials
  • Familiarity with separations, isolations, and fractionation
  • Knowledge of solvent and solventless extraction methods
  • Stay current of practices and new developments in the cannabis extraction industry
  • Ability to work quickly without compromising accuracy
  • Effective communication skills
  • Flexibility to work days/evenings/weekends depending on production schedules
  • Ability to discern the quality of plant material and finished products
  • Strong computer and social skills
  • Self-motivated
  • Have knowledge of extraction processes and the ability to consistently produce high-quality concentrates


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To see other M&F Talent career opportunities, or learn more about our cannabis recruiting operations, please go to our Jobs Section

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