1. Summary/ObjectiveA cannabis product manufacturer in Los Angeles, CA that is committed to providing the best quality cannabis products for consumers.

    The Production Manager is responsible for ensuring adequate inventory levels for production through overseeing production of cannabis extracts across three shifts and positions. The Production Manager will create and ensure follow through on production schedules for a variety of SKUs. They will create and keep up to date best practice Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) that ensure consistency and regulatory compliance. This individual should have excellent organizational and communication skills and should have experience in a highly regulated production environment.

    The Production Manager oversees the department across three shifts and reports to the executive team.

    Essential Functions

    Planning of production and packaging schedules based on demand
    Supervise and provide support to the production and packaging teams to ensure goals are met or exceeded
    Oversee preparation and execution of purchase orders to ensure adequate supplies while staying within budget
    Maintain vendor relations and to source supplies
    Write and maintain Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) for all activities within the department
    Interface with third party laboratory to facilitate product testing
    Maintain an extremely sterile work environment
    Facilitate interdepartmental and wholesale transfers of product
    Maintain strict compliance with all relevant regulations
    Hire, onboard, and manage team members while maintaining performance and morale
    Maintain department schedule, track employee attendance, process PTO requests
    Hold regularly scheduled employee training
    Collaborate with other department heads to ensure cohesion and meet company goals
    Other duties as assigned

    Degree in Chemistry or Engineering
    At least 21 years of age
    Ability to pass a full background check
    At least three years experience in production management
    Experience in food production is preferred
    Experience in a lab setting is preferred
    Ability to strictly adhere to protocols
    Ability to repeatedly lift up to 50 lbs
    Ability to work nights and weekends as necessary
    Excellent math skills
    Excellent written and verbal communication skills
    Passion for producing high quality products
    Excitement to work in a fast-paced environment
    Experience with Excel and other MS Office products


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