JOIN OUR TEAM OF TALENTED HERBAL ENTHUSIASTS AND detail oriented PRO'S IN OUR fast paced manufacturing facility. WE'RE LOOKING FOR SOMEONE WITH a COMMITMENT to quality Manufacturing and an interest in herbal supplements to come on board starting asap.
HOURS: 32 HOURS PER WEEK MINIMUM, but 40 hours greatly preferred.
REPORTS TO: Production supervisor
To apply please submit a cover letter, resume and two references to firstname.lastname@example.org
Responsibilities and Tasks
Follow Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) to perform daily lab tasks including batch record keeping, grinding, processing, pressing, and bottling herbal extracts.
Process botanical materials including fresh California medicinal plants and dried herbs from around the world.
Blend proprietary and custom herbal formulas
Help with bottling, sealing, labeling, and packaging finished products
Understand and comply with basic principles of FDA Good Manufacturing Processes (cGMP)
Sanitation and maintenance
Maintain a clean and safe production space by performing dishwashing, daily cleaning, and equipment maintenance duties
Log these tasks according to SOPs
Order fulfillment & shipping
Fill, pack, and ship wholesale and web orders
Use Fishbowl inventory management system (data management)
Responsible and proactive team player
Good communicator, strong common sense
Standing and performing specific physical duties for up to 8 hours/ day
Has manual dexterity and able to complete manual tasks in an efficient manner
Comfortable conforming to and understanding the regulatory environment
Cares deeply about plants and people
Focused, invested with attention to detail
Becoming quickly familiar with our diverse inventory of herbs
Following systems precisely
Maintaining a clean workspace
Preferred background and skills
Experience with Western herbs and Chinese herbs and formulas, including familiarity with botanical terms, Latin nomenclature, and pinyin
Experience making herbal medicine or commensurate experience (ie, commercial food production)
Experience working in some type of commercial production environment
Basic computing skills (Microsoft Word & Excel), basic applied math skills including algebra & unit conversions (ie, convert grams to oz, convert % of formula to mls)
Five Flavors Herbs is an equal opportunity employer.