Cannabis Extraction Technician

Location: Waterfall, PA

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Job Posted
May 07, 2024
Company: TerrAscend

Company & Role Overview


It's a Joint Effort

Full-Time Extraction Technician

To Be Blunt

Where you'll be planted

Responsibilities Include, but are not limited to:

  • Running extraction equipment to ensure attainment of daily production and efficiency goals.
  • Ensure all extraction and processing are performed with attention to strict TerrAscend quality and safety standards, regulatory compliance and all other applicable legal and food safety requirements.
  • Safely operate, clean and maintain extraction production equipment including solventless, supercritical fluid and solvent extraction systems, distillations systems, pumps, filters and evaporators according to our SOP's.
  • Safely handle hazardous materials (Butane, Propane, Ethanol, etc.), and adhere to safe chemical handling and disposing procedures defined by SOP's and MSDS.
  • Safely handle and dispose of cannabis waste according to processes defined in SOP's.
  • Produce reliable and precise data for completion of all required batch, equipment, quality, inventory and state mandated seed to sale documentation.
  • Accurately fill out all associated logs and tracking records.
  • Maintaining equipment health by performing daily, weekly, monthly, and yearly checks
  • Assist in creating and maintaining SOP's for the extraction process
  • Assist in maintaining equipment asset logs
  • Assist in training new hires
  • Help conduct R&D to improve efficiencies in the extraction process
  • Clean and sanitize glassware, transfer materials, storage vessels, tools and working surfaces.
  • Ensure the safety of themselves and other by maintaining a safe and orderly workspace.

Qualifications and Education Requirements:

  • High school diploma or equivalent (GED)
  • 6 months of cannabis extraction experience with hydrocarbon
  • Experience with solventless extraction
  • Positive attitude & Self-motivated.
  • Strong attention to detail with excellent problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to work effectively in a fast-paced team environment.
  • Able to push, pull or lift a minimum of 50 lbs.
  • Capable of sitting, standing, kneeling, bending, squatting and or walking for extended periods of time
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Honest, fair, and respectful of others.


  • Employee Discount (all employees eligible)
  • 15 days PTO
  • Health, vision, and dental insurance (with telehealth option)
  • 401k with 4% matching (100% vested immediately)
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Paid Parental Leave
  • Life Insurance
  • Short & Long Term Disability

Working Environment

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