Tissue Culture Tech

Location: Oglesby, IL

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Job Posted
Feb 15, 2024
Company: Green Thumb Industries

Company & Role Overview


The Role


  • Ensures orderly and environmentally correct storage of media, reagents, supplies, samples, and equipment.
  • Records explant biotrack information into the appropriate quality and compliance systems.
  • Records notes for work in lab note book.
  • Sterilizes lab equipment and media using the autoclave and other cleaning.
  • Takes cuttings and prepares cuttings for initiation.
  • Must follow all applicable policies, procedures, and guidelines. This includes the safe and proper operation of any/all applicable machinery, instrumentation, and lab equipment.
  • Understand and meet daily goals and work as part of a team to meet tissue culture schedule and objectives as defined by Tissue Culture Specialist.
  • Conducts a variety of standardized tests and analyses, such as viral testing, in accordance with established methods and procedures while ensuring quality control and time constraints are met.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Working Conditions

  • Work involves daily exposure to allergens (such as cannabis, tree nuts, and coconut oil).


  • Practice good housekeeping habits throughout the facility with focus and personal contributions towards a clean and organized assigned work area at the end of the assigned shift.
  • Flexibility and the ability to shift work schedule according to production needs.
  • High degree of proficiency in excel and ability to take detailed notes on daily work.
  • Basic lab safety and cultivation experience.

Additional Requirements

  • Must be and remain compliant with all legal or company regulations for working in the industry
  • Must possess valid driver's license
  • Must be a minimum of 21 years of age
  • Must be approved by state badging agency to work in cannabis industry

Company BenefitsBenefits for this job may vary.

Dental, Medical, & Vision Benefits, Paid Time Off, Company Discounts, Flexible Time Off / Unlimited Vacation, Free Snacks / Drinks, Inclusive Environment, Life Insurance, Lunch & Learns, Paid Parental Leave, Relaxed / Casual Dress Code, Short-Term & Long-Term Disability, Work From Home / Remote

Working Environment

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About Green Thumb Industries

Calling all curious, collaborative, compassionate, boundary-pushing, trustworthy stewards: There’s a place for you.

Join us on our mission to promote well-being through the power of cannabis while giving back to the communities in which we serve.

People are everything at Green Thumb. Some of us nurture plants while others pore over legal documents or open new stores. A few things we have in common? We’re stewards of the plant, a happy and humble bunch and genuinely love what we do.