Quality Assurance Technician
Posted on 3/29/2023
Lincoln, IL, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
  • , Cresco's national dispensary brand is a wellness-focused retailer designed to build trust, education and convenience for both existing and new cannabis consumers. Recognizing that the cannabis industry is poised to become one of the leading job creators in the country, Cresco has launched the industry's first national comprehensive Social Equity and Educational Development (SEED) initiative designed to ensure that all members of society have the skills, knowledge and opportunity to work in and own businesses in the cannabis industry
  • Bachelors Degree, 1-3 years' experience or Associate Degree, 5+ years' experience
  • Prior experience in highly regulated industry. Highly desirable: healthcare, medical devices, pharmaceutical, consumer packaged goods (food), cannabis. Highly desirable: FDA, HACCP, SQF experience
  • Prior experience in Quality Assurance or Quality Control function
  • Prior experience with product sampling, inspection procedures, customer complaints, product investigations, and CAPA
  • Ability to follow written procedures and monitor others for adherence to written procedures
  • Ability to create or update written procedures with site operations personnel
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Detail-oriented
  • Utilizes critical thinking to troubleshoot issues, work collaboratively with a team to brainstorm solutions, and implement improvement solutions
  • Must be 21 years of age or older to apply
  • Must comply with all legal or company regulations for working in the industry
  • Performs finished product sampling and inspection
  • Performs equipment and product line clearances before production runs
  • Performs in-process verifications to ensure product weights, correct labeling & packaging
  • Performs verifications on finished product with metal detection or x-ray, as deemed necessary
  • Inspects retain samples and customer return samples, as deemed necessary
  • Assists in customer complaints and product investigations, helping to assess risk, identify root cause and quarantine product
  • Inspects packaged orders to ensure correct content and quantities, as deemed necessary
  • Reviews in-process batch documentation to ensure real-time compliance to product specifications, good documentation practices and written policies/procedures
  • Monitors compliance to established Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) and Safe Quality Foods (SQF) guidance
  • Conducts all duties in compliance with safety rules, applicable SOPs, and other applicable guidelines
  • May require travel to other states or facilities to assist with inspections or quality issues
Cresco Labs

1,001-5,000 employees

Cannabis and medical marijuana
Company Overview
Cresco Labs is on a mission to normalize, professionalize and revolutionize cannabis.