Processing Technician in Washington, D.C., DC, US

  • Full Time
  • Anywhere
  • Applications have closed


About Columbia Care

Columbia Care Inc. is one of the largest fully integrated operators in the global medical cannabis industry with licenses in 16 jurisdictions in the US and the EU. With over 1.4 million sales transactions since its inception, Columbia Care is a patient-centered organization setting the standard for compassion, professionalism, quality, caring and innovation in cannabis, working in collaboration with some of the most renowned and innovative teaching hospitals and medical centers in the world. The Company is committed to providing the type of education and transparency patients deserve and quality of product that clinicians expect. For more information on Columbia Care, please visit
Position Overview
Processing Technicians are responsible for all aspects of plant processing from crop harvest through packaging and labeling of the final product ready for customer sale as outlined by the management team. These responsibilities include trimming, assembling completed product materials into various containers and packages as well as ensuring that the appropriate quantity, weight, and type of product is packaged. This position works in a timely manner and strives to increase productivity and acts with professional regard to the management and use of all production facilities and processing equipment. All qualified applicants will be trained in the use of equipment for processing.
Major Areas of Responsibility include
Assisting in the harvest and post-harvest plant processing of medical cannabis Fan leaf removal, harvest, drying, trimming, curing, weighing, packaging, labeling, recording, inspection of product in addition to cleaning and sanitation Maintain a clean and organized work environment Hand trim fan leaves from medical marijuana plants before harvest using shears, scissors Transport harvested plants to drying and hang to be driedOperate a trimming machine (if needed) to remove guard and/ or sugar leaves from medical marijuana Weigh, package, label, record/track medical cannabis for distribution Take instructions and assist on tasks as delegated by management team Work in a quick and efficient manner Maintain a culture of professionalism and service Ensure daily compliance with policies including but not limited to; state compliance security protocols, access protocols, dress code and work schedules Comply with all HR policies including confidentiality and non-disclosure
Minimum Qualifications (Skills, Knowledge & Abilities)
All applicants must be at least 21 years of age. High school graduate 1-3 years of experience in production position; including hands-on production activities General knowledge of weights and measurement Evening/night/weekend work may be required All positions deal with confidential information and/or issues using discretion and judgment. Speed and precision with equipment and attention to detail Ability to multi-task and maintain work consistency on a daily basis High attention to detail Standing/sitting for long periods of time
Additional Abilities Required

The job requires physical activity, including prolonged sitting, standing, repetitive
bending, climbing, and lifting or moving up to 10 pounds (or more with a coworker).
Good visual acuity, hand-eye coordination, manual dexterity, and ability to perform
repetitive motions with accuracy is required. The noise level in the work environment is
usually moderate.
Note: Nothing in this job description restricts the company’s right to assign or reassign
duties and responsibilities to this position at any time. Reasonable accommodations may
be made in appropriate circumstances to enable individuals to perform the essential
functions of the position.