Careers

To apply for the opportunities listed below, please send cover letter and resume to: jobs@medicinemandenver.com

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 Research Assistant – Lab Manager

Reports To: CEO

Overall Function: The candidate for the position will be responsible for setting up a new research lab including ordering and installing all equipment/supplies, including identifying what standard procedures need to be in place and writing the procedures. Once the lab is complete, the candidate will perform work with the extraction team on extraction of plant materials and also perform laboratory experiments to isolate biological active compounds from the plant extracts and then further characterize these compounds. The candidate will use a variety of different extraction techniques to optimize extraction of active components from plant tissue. Extraction techniques could include, but are not limited to, supercritical fluid extraction, steam distillation, traditional solvent-based extraction, and chromatography-based approaches. The candidate will then use various techniques to characterize and identify specific active components in the extracts generated by the optimized extraction procedures.

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Get new research lab in working order with all proper documentation in place
  • Assist with ordering and procurement of equipment
  • Manage the laboratory (supplies, equipment function, etc.)
  • Establish specialized research protocols and standard operating procedures (SOPs) for extraction of active compounds from plant tissues, optimization of such procedures, and application of those procedures to extract large quantities plant tissues
  • Apply scientific techniques, procedures, or methodologies to complete tasks
  • Characterize and identify components within extracts from plant tissues
  • Develop and validate new analytical methods
  • Participate in identifying 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.

QUALIFICATIONS & EXPERIENCE:

  • B.S. in chemistry, bioorganic chemistry, natural products chemistry, medicinal chemistry, or analytical chemistry, or comparable chemistry field with 3-5 years of experience
  • Or M.S. with 0-1 years of experience
  • Experience with lab management
  • Experience as an effective project team player
  • Strong analytical chemistry background with understanding of various analytical techniques, especially chromatography with MS and MS/MS detection, and other techniques

SKILLS REQUIRED:

  • 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.) and statistical analysis (SAS or comparable program)
  • Ability to work independently and in a continually changing environment

Budtender Job Description:

Medicine Man is looking for extremely professional applicants who are helpful and compassionate, with extensive knowledge of the medical and recreational benefits of marijuana. The ideal candidate will have strong interpersonal and organizational skills, be self-sufficient and able to communicate effectively. Strong team player a must.


DUTIES:

Responsible for driving sales and the Medicine Man customer service experience
Represent Medicine Man in a positive and compliant manner
Provide exceptional service to each customer or patient
Answer questions and provide education on marijuana products and laws
Check and verify photo IDs for 21 and older
Ensure product is stocked and inventoried

SKILLS/QUALIFICATIONS:

Excellent customer service skills are a MUST
Experience with cash handling and computer point of sale systems
Cannabis knowledge is necessary, but a desire for continuing education is vital
Ability to effectively explain all variations of marijuana products to customers or patients

REQUIREMENTS:

Customer Service/Sales Support experience
MED occupational badge
21 years of age or older
Reliable transportation
Strong communication skills and attention to detail
Ability to stand for long periods of time

Grower Job Description:

Medicine Man is looking for professional applicants to assist in our industrial marijuana cultivation. Ideal candidate will have strong interpersonal and organizational skills, self-driven and able to communicate effectively. Strong team player a must.

DUTIES:

Watering, pruning and transplanting of plants
Communication with others in the department
Able to follow all regulations as defined by the state
Other duties as assigned by management

SKILLS:

Cannabis grow experience

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience in a grow setting is preferred but not necessary
MED Occupational badge
21 years of age or older
Reliable transportation
Strong communication and attention to detail
Ability to stand for long periods of time
Physical aptitude and health necessary to perform manual labor tasks as required


Defoliator Job Description:

Medicine Man is looking for professional applicants to assist in our industrial marijuana cultivation facility. Ideal candidate will have strong interpersonal and organizational skills, self-driven and able to communicate effectively. Strong team player a must.

DUTIES:

Removing old and or damaged leaves from plants
Assisting grow team with duties as needed
Assisting in the cleaning, and maintenance of grow rooms

SKILLS:

Cannabis experience

REQUIREMENTS:

Experience in a grow setting is preferred but not necessary
MED Occupational badge
21 years of age or older
Reliable transportation
Strong communication and attention to detail
Ability to stand for long periods of time
Physical aptitude and health necessary to perform manual labor tasks as required