Full Job Description
Note: Needed for second shift: 2:30 pm to 11:15 pm - Note: 10% Shift Differential paid
We are expanding and need quality people to join our team!
ABOUT Sira Naturals, Inc.
At Sira Naturals, we focus each and every day on one thing: providing our community with premium cannabis that is sustainably grown and sold with integrity. Founded in Massachusetts in 2013, Sira Naturals blends the art of cannabis cultivation with the science of product manufacturing to provide our communities with world-class cannabis products.
The Packaging Technician is responsible for the safe and accurate packaging and labeling of all products. Working within a team environment, the Packaging Technician maintains the chain of integrity of our premium cannabis products from processing to patient.
Performs accurate filling, packaging and labeling of all products ensuring compliance with company, local and state policies and procedures and product specifications.
Follows Current Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMP) to ensure the safety and efficacy of all products.
Ensure daily production schedule and goals set by Production Manager/Team Leads are met.
Maintains high level of cleanliness of all packaging equipment, production areas and sanitation practices concerning handling of product according to company procedures; reports any potential contamination to a Team Lead immediately.
Documents line inefficiencies and downtime to identify issues. Works in conjunction with others to resolve them in a timely manner.
Coordinate with Quality Assurance department to ensure that process parameters and quality testing is completed in accordance with regulatory requirements and company policies.
Insure the timely and accurate completion of all production records, quality records and electronic reporting tools.
Assists in fostering a positive work environment, treating everyone with dignity and respect while perpetuating a curiosity for "everything cannabis".
Meticulous attention to detail and strong desire to produce a high-quality product.
Must meet hygiene and quality controls at all times.
Must be able to meet production goals within an established timeline.
Must be 21 years of age or older as required by the Massachusetts Cannabis Control Commission.
Able to pass all background checks as mandated by Massachusetts Cannabis Control Commission.
Must be comfortable with a high level of responsibility.
Maintain regular and punctual attendance.
Experience in a high-volume production facility/continuous production line.
Familiarity with multiple packaging technologies such as automated flow-wrapping, bottle filling, blister packing, backer carding and heat shrinking equipment.
Experience working in a regulated environment.
Experience in commercial food/medical production or clean room processes.
Experience in labeling rules and regulations.
The person in this position may be exposed to dust, kief, cleaning chemicals and fumes. Although systems are in place to remove these byproducts, there is still exposure to some degree.
Must be able to work on weekends or alternate shifts.
Sitting, standing and walking motion/movement will be required throughout the shift.
Constant movement of hands/fingers and limbs; this position requires good manual dexterity, coordination and stamina.
Constantly operates packaging machinery and other productivity equipment.
Must be able to inspect and detect quality defects.
Occasional lifting, positioning or moving items up to 50 pounds.
Nothing in this job description restricts management's right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time.
Benefits and Perks
Health/Dental/Vision Insurance after 60 days for Full Time Employees
Voluntary: Life, Disability and Accident Insurance for all Employees
3 weeks of Paid Time Off for Full Time Employees
Employee Discount Marketplace (Tickets at Work)
Transportation Reimbursement and Blue Bike Membership Programs available at select locations
Employee discount program available to Employees with Medical Card
Sira Naturals is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.