Cura CS Formulations Specialist in Portland, Oregon

Our mission is to be the leading provider of cannabis oil to both consumers and premium edible brands in legal US and international markets. Our company produces and sells a line of high-end marijuana oil to both consumers and premium edible brands. We are interested in someone who is passionate about the Cannabis industry and Cura?s ?Everything is Possible? culture. That is at the heart of who we are, and every team member must feel the same sense of ownership, innovation, and hustle as we shape the industry across the U.S and around the world. We need exceptionally talented, bright, and driven people. If you'd like to be a part of cannabis history we have the job for you.

JOB PURPOSE

This position formulates reagents in a controlled manufacturing environment. The main focus will be on creating gummies/food formulations. This position will also execute validation studies, executes test protocols, evaluates processes and procedures, and inspects and tests equipment. May conduct training on formulations, methods and procedures. This position will work with R&D, Manufacturing, Quality Control and Supply Chain within the company, and when needed, with customers and suppliers on quality related issues. This position could be in Portland or located in California.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Develop formulations and product formula solutions and generate standard operating procedures and guidelines for manufacturing

  • Completes manufacturing batch records while maintaining good documentation practices

  • Ensures on-time completion of scheduled work orders

  • Monitors inventory levels and cleans formulation lab on a daily basis

  • Develops amenable recipes for formulations as well as methods to ensure standardization for production procedures

  • Performs validation and stability studies, analyzes data, and generates reports

  • Assists with special projects as requested and perform additional duties as required

QUALIFICATIONS

Education and Experience:

  • MS degree in Chemical sciences Food Science, Pharmaceutical Science or equivalent preferred

  • B.S. degree plus experience will also be considered

  • Minimum of 5 years of relevant work experience with food/gummies

Skills-Technical:

  • Basic understanding of medical cannabis is highly desirable

  • Knowledge of basic statistics relevant to interpretation and analysis of scientific data

  • Able to execute change orders under the guidance of management

  • Knowledge of safety precautions required for working with biohazards

  • Experience in agrichemical, pharmaceutical, nutraceutical or food sciences is highly desirable

Skills-General:

  • Ability to handle and resolve conflicts and work under schedule/milestone pressures

  • Demonstrated ability to be flexible and resourceful

  • Good communication skills

  • Ability to work in a multi-functional team environment

  • Organizational, planning and follow-up skills required

COMPENSATION

  • Depending upon experience

ALL APPLICANTS MUST BE OVER THE AGE OF 21 YEARS TO BE ELIGIBLE FOR EMPLOYMENT AT CURA.

We offer Medical, Dental, and Vision benefits on the 1st of the month following 60 days. We are an equal opportunity employer