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Facilities/Maintenance Associate sought by New Leaf Services (Dama Cannabis) in Seattle

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Dama Cannabis seeks Facilities/Maintenance Associate in Seattle

Dama Cannabis is a Tier-3 cannabis Producer/Processor in South Seattle. Our mission is to provide some of the most consistent, safe, high-quality cannabis, edibles, and extracts in Washington state. We are a small company with a strong presence, and right now we’re looking to add a Facilities/Maintenance Associate to the team.

We are looking for hard working, reliable, driven individuals, with good communication skills, who are able to work independently but also with a team to accomplish goals and is willing to work in other areas of our warehouse if necessary (Trim, Packaging, Pre-Rolls).

POSITION SUMMARY

Under the supervision of the Cultivation and Facilities Managers, the Facilities/Maintenance Associate will assist in the upkeep, stocking, and fulfillment of the facility and garden, including, but not limited to; cleaning, sanitizing, preparing plants, and other general facilities work. The ideal candidate should have a strong work ethic and excel as a team member within a tightly controlled, state-regulated system and timelines. Schedule will be Monday-Friday (8:30am-5:00pm).

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Will assist in horticultural duties such as moving plants, preparing plants for harvest, and harvesting plants
  • Harvests product; defoliates, hangs and organizes product by strain and batch
  • Cleaning and sanitizing of grow areas and equipment including but not limited to; pots, lights, fans, trays, sprayers, reservoirs, containers, and various vessels
  • Disposal of plant waste such as leaves, stems, flower, seeds, and hydroponic media in a compliant manner
  • General custodial duties such as cleaning of floors, carpets, common areas, bathrooms, disposal of waste/recycling/compostable
  • Transport waste to municipal waste facility in a company vehicle and disposal of waste
  • May be required to assist in light construction projects
  • Assist with installation and upkeep of various types of equipment used for both horticultural processes and cannabis processing including trim machines, packaging machines, bag sealing machines, sprayers, irrigation equipment, printers, sticker machines
  • When necessary, assist in Trim/Processing and Packaging departments such as bucking and trimming cannabis, weighing out products, and stickering/labeling
  • Completes tasks in a timely and efficient manner according to company objectives and SOPs
  • Other duties as assigned

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE, EDUCATION and SKILLS

  • Minimum 1+ year of previous I-502 cannabis experience (preferred)
  • Must be 21 years old per state regulations and pass a criminal background check
  • High school diploma, GED graduate (preferred)
  • Must be able to perform all basic warehouse abilities. Previous warehouse labor experience (preferred)
  • Basic understanding of electricity and lighting circuits (preferred)
  • Must have reliable transportation with a clean driving record
  • Able to tow a non-commercial trailer in a company vehicle
  • Basic familiarity with power tools and how to operate them in a safe manner
  • Strong sense of being safety-oriented at all times
  • Basic knowledge of cannabis, must be able to perform quality inspections of flower and know what to look for
  • Ability to prioritize shifting tasks, projects, and priorities
  • Must have excellent attendance and professionalism
  • Must be able to stay focused and motivated for extended periods of time
  • No cannabis consumption permitted on the job

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS and WORKING CONDITIONS

  • Schedule will be Monday-Friday (8:30am-5:00pm)
  • Must be able to stand for extended periods of time while maintaining focus
  • Must be able to lift, carry and balance up to 50 pounds and must be able to do so with extreme care and caution when working with equipment, plants, and products
  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to perform grasping, lifting, walking, standing, some bending/crouching, stretching, talking, hearing, seeing and repetitive motions
  • Must be able to perform and maintain focus on their tasks without being distracted by others, noise, or other departments working in close proximity to them
  • Must be able to work in very warm environments
  • May require working rotating shifts with varied hours/day

New Leaf Services provides equal employment opportunity to all individuals regardless of their race, color, religion, gender, age, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $15.75 – $16.75 per hour

Benefits:

  • Paid time off

Schedule:

  • 8 hour shift
  • Monday to Friday

COVID-19 considerations:
All employees must wear proper PPE’s (face covering/mask/latex gloves) when at the facility.

Experience:

  • Warehouse: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Facilities maintenance: 1 year (Preferred)

This Job Is Ideal for Someone Who Is:

  • Dependable — more reliable than spontaneous
  • Adaptable/flexible — enjoys doing work that requires frequent shifts in direction
  • Achievement-oriented — enjoys taking on challenges, even if they might fail
  • Autonomous/Independent — enjoys working with little direction

This Company Describes Its Culture as:

  • Detail-oriented — quality and precision-focused
  • Outcome-oriented — results-focused with strong performance culture
  • Team-oriented — cooperative and collaborative

Company’s website:

Benefit Conditions:

  • Waiting period may apply

Work Remotely:

  • No

COVID-19 Precaution(s):

  • Personal protective equipment provided or required
  • Social distancing guidelines in place
  • Sanitizing, disinfecting, or cleaning procedures in place
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