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Director of Operations

Vangst Portland Full-Time
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Director of Extraction Operations

Portland, OR

OverviewOur Client is looking to hire a Director of Operations for their extraction facility.

What you’ll do

  • Act as a mentor/coach to others involved in the physical operation and other participants in the value chain

  • Be able to create, adjust and execute all elements of the Company Annual Business Plan

  • Provide factual support data that corroborates business decisions including cost goods sold analysis

  • Develop and maintain extraction/infusion operations by initiating, coordinating and enforcing operational policies and procedures

  • Analyzing production data and maintaining records to support OLCC filings and inspections

  • Train and work closely with production team on all elements of the preparation of raw materials, extraction and infusion process

  • Oversee procurement of future equipment for lab facility

  • Oversee and assist with the setup and production of the extraction lab

  • Provide feedback on build-out and setup of equipment

  • Perform and train extraction team on all elements of sub/supercritical CO2 extraction

  • Train and assist team members to get equipment optimized for research and commercial production

  • Apply scientific techniques, procedures, or methodologies to complete tasks

  • Develop and validate new analytical methods

  • Identify research areas that could lead to the development of new products

  • Maintain detailed and organized lab notebooks and research files

  • Write reports for internal or external publication

  • Effectively communicate results to both technical and non-technical personnel

  • Have a collaborative attitude and work closely with other scientists/ business team members to ensure that new technologies are developed in an efficient and timely fashion

  • Interact with business team members to address technical or regulatory questions and provide solutions to problems

Who you are

  • Demonstrate leadership by actions and acts as an example to others at all times

  • Ability to effectively manage a small team in a laboratory setting

  • Excellent experimental design, data collection, results interpretation, and problem solving skills

  • Effective at time management

  • Detail oriented, highly organized, and motivated by accomplishment

  • Ability to present ideas effectively and communicate well with all levels of management within a team environment on a variety of programs and projects

  • Advanced computer knowledge (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.)

  • Ability to work independently and in a continually changing environment

About Vangst: Vangst is a venture backed, high growth recruiting technology company. We have revolutionized the fastest growing industry in the world by connecting thousands of professionals with careers in cannabis. Through technology and a world-class team, Vangst supplies the cannabis industry with the best talent.

Vangst is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characters protected by the law. This job description is a product of Vangst.


Skills required

Ensure Compliance
Problem Solving
Provide Direction
Team Building
Execute Strategy
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