Production Lead

Job Description

Posted on: 
May 11, 2022

Job Title: Production Lead

Department: Production

Supervisor: Production Supervisor

Home Location: Easthampton

Position Summary: The Production Lead oversees and also performs, as needed, all post-harvest functions including trimming, packaging, labeling, and recordkeeping. Depending on staffing, this role may oversee one or more functional areas. This position is responsible for ensuring all Production Associates are cross-trained and are following company standard operating procedures (SOPs) to maintain compliance.

Essential Functions:

  • Oversees and performs all trim and packaging functions, as needed, and distributes material to associates
  • Ensures the work area and machinery are maintained in accordance with operational, sanitation, and safety SOPS
  • Ensures all associates are properly trained on task, and allocated appropriately to meet daily production goals
  • Provides feedback to management on associate work performance
  • Performs unit conversions and creates all batch, package, and SRP labels
  • Maintains supply count in log and ensures accurate recordkeeping in accordance with SOPs
  • Ensures grading system is applied correctly
  • Performs quality control checks
  • Ensures waste in is cataloged accordance with SOPs
  • Converts and finishes leftover material from each batch
  • Maintains a safe work environment, actively contributing to continuous improvements


  • Must be at least 21 years of age
  • High school diploma required
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Excel required
  • Experience working in a production environment required
  • Experience with inventory management, quality control, and recordkeeping preferred
  • Maintains proper cleanliness (both personal and within workspace) to prevent cross-contamination
  • Attention to detail in all aspects of responsibilities, including but not limited to documentation, compliance, adherence to standard operating procedures, and equipment and area hygiene and safety
  • Must have professional communication at all times


  • Attention to detail
  • Initiative
  • Teamwork

Physical Requirements:

  • Ability to sit for extended periods of time (8+ hours)
  • Ability to lift and carry up to 50lbs
  • Ability to use a step ladder
  • Manual dexterity needed for manipulating hand tools
  • Visual acuity needed to accurately read small screens and labels

Workplace Environment:

  • Warehouse/production facility environment with environmental controls
  • Consistent moderate background noise level due to machinery and HVAC
  • Exposure to keef/dust and cannabis odor
  • Exposure to skin contact with plants, to which some individuals may be allergic (PPE provided)


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