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Extraction Technician

Lazarus Naturals
Powell Butte, OR
  • Expired: December 07, 2022. Applications are no longer accepted.

Overview Lazarus Naturals is on a mission to make quality hemp-based CBD accessible to everyone. It’s why we own our manufacturing process from start to finish—from our hemp farms in Central Oregon, to our extraction, formulation, and packaging—it’s all designed to deliver safe, effective CBD at an affordable price for all. This enables us to provide a 60% discount to veterans, low income and disabled individuals, so they can access the benefits of CBD too.

We are proud of our products, our processes, and our people, and we’re absolutely passionate about doing the right thing well. Production at our hemp processing facility in Powell Butte, OR, will resume in September 2022. We are looking for a driven individual who will work in collaboration with the extraction team to ensure manufacturing goals are safely and reliably met as we embark on our next phase of growth. This position will support the preparation and execution of ethanol extraction and refinement process from end to end, as well as adhering to a strict cleaning and maintenance schedule.

Beyond technical qualifications and sufficient experience requirements, Lazarus Naturals is looking for people who can thrive in our work environment and actively challenge themselves. We prioritize applicants who can illustrate their capacity to think critically and work as a team to succeed. Duties and Responsibilities: Carry out all extraction and extract processing manufacturing procedures in a safe and efficient manner, complying with Lazarus Naturals extraction-related SOP’s. Record and monitor process conditions and batch tracking to ensure compliance to standard operating procedures. Maintain a safe and organized work space; perform continuous safety checks on machines and equipment (which includes tools); promptly notify the Facility Manager of maintenance needs. Operation and maintenance of extraction equipment, such as valves, pumps, and centrifuges, chillers, etc Assists in the processing and post processing activities and the setup, breakdown, and regular operation of the extraction facility as needed. Receive and communicate instructions, job assignments and updates verbally and non-verbally from Director of Chemical Manufacturing and/or Facility Manager, fellow technicians, instructive lists, SOP, email, and interpret work orders to properly prioritize material for extraction and processing. Must follow all applicable policies, procedures and guidelines. This includes the safe and proper operation of any/all applicable machinery, instrumentation, and equipment. Requirements High School Diploma, Bachelor of Science (preferred) Work Experience: 2 to 3 years working in a team environment and with heavy machinery Heavy equipment operation (pallet jacks, forklifts) Ability to lift 50+ pounds and perform repetitive tasks for extended periods of time Ability to work in a dusty/dirty and noisy environment and wear personal protective gear correctly Mechanically inclined Effective communication skills Strong work ethic Availability to work occasional weekends and holidays, mandatory OT may be required Benefits Comprehensive benefits (medical, vision, and dental insurance) Employee discount program Fully stocked kitchen 401K plan FSA & commuter benefits Please note, we will not consider applicants outside the immediate area.

Interested parties are encouraged to include a cover letter detailing why you think you could be a great fit, along with an updated resume. Thanks, and we look forward to hearing from you. Veterans strongly encouraged to apply. Lazarus Naturals is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and is committed to creating a diverse environment. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.

Lazarus Naturals


Powell Butte, OR



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