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Now, is the perfect time to join the growing EcoGen Biosciences team. CBD derived products are on track to be a leader in the wellness and health category. EcoGen Biosciences, backed by Kadenwood, is positioned to be the top supplier and innovator in the industry with our “seed to shelf” strategy.

We believe in our people and want you to be part of this growth. If you are interested in shaping the future of our Industry, this is the place for you to thrive and contribute to something bigger.

Contact careers@ecogenbiosciences.com for available positions.

Environmental Health, and Safety Engineer

Environmental Health, and Safety Engineer

Position Summary

The Environmental Health, and Safety Engineer will implement policies to ensure a safe and healthy work environment. We strive to work as one team toward our ultimate goal. This position requires the ability to be flexible, efficient, and communicative in order to contribute to our (you and the company’s) success.

Essential Functions

  • Develops, coordinates, implements, and maintains company policies adhering to local, state and federal environmental, health and safety regulations.
  • Identify applicable compliance standards and evaluates the organization’s procedures, facilities and equipment by conducting inspections to identify unsafe conditions and to implement safeguards and solutions.
  • Develops, coordinates, implements, and maintains and updates environmental policy and procedure manuals. Ensures compliance with and trains employees on all environmental, health and safety regulations, and keeps abreast of any changes to laws and regulations that impact the organization.
  • Ensures the organization complies with all current safety regulations and that all employees are aware of safety requirements and are prepared to follow safety procedures.
  • Collects data and reports on all safety and accident events.
  • Handling, labeling, storage and maintaining of hazmat and waste
  • Outlines and implements training programs to educate and inform workforce on work safety, environmental safety, and accident prevention regulations and procedures.
  • Develops and distributes educational materials including videos, guides, and posters.
  • Tracks and documents accidents to understand causes and recommend changes to prevent future accidents.
  • Performs inspections and audits of facilities, equipment and processes recommending corrections or additional precautions to ensure compliance to established regulations.
  • Ensures that material safety data sheets are maintained and readily accessible when needed.
  • Maintains records of discharge of or employee exposure to hazardous waste and/or pollutants, as required.
  • Coordinates, develops and evaluates security programs for an organization. Ensures programs are effective and identifies the need for additional resources.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned

Required Skills/Abilities:

  • Extensive knowledge of up-to-date environmental, health and safety regulations and policies.
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail.
  • Proficient in technology and equipment used in environmental inspections.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite or similar software.

Education and Experience:

  • Bachelors degree in Environmental Safety, Occupational Safety and Health, or related field required; or minimum of 5 years experience in lieu of education
  • 5 years of related experience preferred.

Physical Requirements:

  • Prolonged periods of sitting at a desk and working on a computer.
  • Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds at a time.
  • Ability to bend at the waist, kneel, and crouch in order to access products.
  • Ability to lift and carry up to fifty (50) pounds.
  • Ability to push/pull carts weighing between one hundred (100) to two hundred (200) pounds.
  • Ability to climb ladders and stairs.
  • Ability to walk on uneven ground surfaces.

Wage Range: $70,000-$85,000 annual salary

Benefits: EcoGen BioSciences offers a wide range of benefits to employees. Some are subsidized by the company and others are fully employee-paid. Health benefits include a choice of comprehensive medical plans, a dental plan, vision plan, and accident insurance. EcoGen BioSciences offers paid vacation and provides paid sick time. Additionally, EcoGen BioSciences provides basic life Insurance

 

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Laboratory Technician (Production Technician)

We Are

EcoGen BioSciences LLC., the largest producer of CBD Isolate in the United States. All this happens in Western Colorado, at a location between Delta and Olathe. Our facility operates 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. The facility is newly built in 2019. We took-over operations in 2020. It is clean and well ventilated, which is unique compared to the poor work environment of some CBD producers.

The Position

To help customers cultivate everyday wellness, we need a Lab Technician (Production Associate) who can be a team player in our production teams to ensure our machines and processes are running at optimal efficiency. This position requires a blend of technical and mechanical skills to cover a broad range of responsibilities depending on the stage of the manufacturing process in which you are involved. We are looking for a motivated individual who is familiar with and willing to learn a number of operational protocols, such as strictly following general safety guidelines, a desire to follow GMP (Good Manufacturing Processes) to make a clean product, and understanding of SOPs.

Though the role of a Lab Technician can vary, as a company, we strive to work as one team toward our ultimate goal. This position requires the ability to be flexible, efficient, and communicative in order to contribute to our (you and the company’s) success. It is important to note that many responsibilities of a manufacturing technician require physical requirements (standing, lifting, operating equipment, etc.) as well as a basic mechanical aptitude, diagnose when a machine is not working properly. .

You Are

Technical. You understand the big picture and have experience not only following strict regulations and SOPs but editing and creating new ones as needed.

Safe. You appreciate the importance of safety and the use of PPE in the workplace.

Reliable. You can be trusted to show up on time, work your full shift, work hard, and complete objectives in a timely manner.

A Team Player. Your attitude and actions are solution-based, supportive, and enthusiastic. You add to the culture and climate of the building and communicate clearly, concisely and often.

Proactive. You can provide accurate results, including MMR records, and are comfortable raising issues to supervision to avoid mistakes.

Efficient. You are very detail-oriented and can identify, analyze, and solve challenging problems.

You Will

Document. Help us achieve our objectives by consistently operating web-based applications (such as SAP inventory entries) to document and manage inventory, materials, parts, and products so we can provide evidence that manufacturing is being carried out in accordance with both internal and external quality systems or regulations

Communicate. Use your knowledge, resources, and experience to troubleshoot problems while understanding when to communicate with others about any part of the manufacturing process

Measure. We can’t improve what we don’t measure. You will help determine the right set of measurements to help us understand methods and procedures.

Improve. You will act on the quality measurements to recommend and lead the implementation of changes that allow us to improve our efficiency.

Collaborate. You can work well with a variety of people, such as coworkers, executives, suppliers, vendors, and supply chain managers.

Work Environment

Ability to stand, and walk for at least twelve (12) hours.

Ability to bend at the waist, kneel, and crouch in order to access products.

Ability to lift and carry up to fifty (50) pounds.

Ability to push/pull carts weighing between one hundred (100) to two hundred (200) pounds.

Climbing ladders (some positions).

Visual acuity needed for viewing screens, fine print and inspecting product condition.

Manual dexterity needed for equipment adjustment.

Schedule– SWING

12 hour shifts (primarily),

First week: 3, 12-hour shifts

Second week:4, 12-hour shifts

Every other weekend off, every other weekend working.

Occasional overtime

Location

Between Delta and Olathe

Experience

Manufacturing: 1 year (Preferred, but not required)

CBD Production, Extraction or distillation: 1 year (Desirable, but not required)

Typical start time

Depending on the process, most position start the day at 5 or 6 pm

Overall Pay Range

Crystallization: $15-17 + $1 shift differential

Benefits

Eligible for benefits (health, dental, vision, etc.) the first day of the following month, after being hired.

Four different health plans for you to choose between based on your desire for lower premium, verses deductible.

9 paid holidays

Accrue paid vacation and sick leave

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