Packaging Specialist

Manoa Botanicals LLC Kunia Camp, HI $14.00 per hour

** Noa Botanicals has a mandatory vaccine policy, please contact HR for more details **


The Packaging Specialist is responsible for executing packaging and labeling tasks under the direction of the Packaging Manager and Packaging Lead in accordance with state laws and regulations and Manoa Botanicals standards. The Packaging Specialist provides support for all packaging activities: including cannabis, cannabis extract, and cannabis-infused products. The Packaging Specialist will also support the Post Processing department with Harvest and Postharvest activities, including the breakdown/processing of live plants and trimming.


Local applicants are preferred; relocation assistance will not be provided.



CORE JOB DUTIES (including but not limited to)


Packaging & Labeling:

·       Executes the packaging and labeling procedures for all finished product according to Manoa Botanicals procedures and in compliance with State of Hawaii (and local) laws and regulations

·       Ensures proper packaging and labeling for all products released for sale and delivered to a Manoa Botanicals dispensary.

·       Monitors and manages product weight during packaging, ensuring the product is packaged to specific product weights and guidelines.

·       Specific packaging goals:

  • Product values are based on the amount of grams and units produced within a 30-minute time period.
  • Cannabis: minimum of 210 grams
  • Infused Edibles (e.g lozenges): minimum 40 units
  • Concentrates and Cartridges: minimum 30 units 


Health & Sanitation:

·       Strictly adheres to company's standard of sanitation and cleanliness

·       Maintains a clean and well-groomed appearance

·       Practices company guidelines in microbial (mold) prevention

·       Maintains proper dress code while directly working with cannabis and cannabis-infused products

  • Packaging Department Dress Code includes:
  • White Lab Coat or Scrubs
  • Hairnet
  • Facemask
  • Gloves
  • All protective lab apparel will be provided by Manoa Botanicals
  • Standard company dress code applies

·     Maintains cleanliness of Packaging Room

  • Sweeping and Mopping
  • Sanitizing all hard surfaces, including tables and walls.
  • Trash and box removal.



·       Verifies products are labeled properly with the appropriate label and product information

·       Maintains and follows rules regarding “adulterate” product

·       Adulterate product refers to any product that comes in direct contact with the floor. Rendering it unfit for sale.

·       Follows all Manoa Botanicals and Health Department rules and regulations



Additional Duties as Required: 

·       Receiving and putting away packaging deliveries

·       Maintains an organized backroom setting

·       This area includes the exterior container where packaging material is stored

·       Harvesting

  • Participates with all scheduled Harvest events
  • Harvesting includes (but is not limited to) the breakdown and cutting of live plants, de-leafing, and hanging
  • Maintaining facility cleanliness standards pre, during and post-harvest

·       Postprocessing Activities

  • Assists the Postharvest team with the trimming of dried cannabis


Core Competencies:  

·       Working knowledge of State of Hawai’i laws, regulations, and rules related to medical marijuana.

·       Strong attention to detail, organizational skills, and time management abilities. 

·       Proficiency and accuracy in using windows-based software, and internet navigation. 

·       Ability to work in a fast-paced, ever-changing, and challenging environment. 

·       Ability to work well, individually and in teams, with a diverse group of people. Must have excellent people skills.


Education & Background Requirements:

·      Must be and remain compliant with all legal or company regulations for working in the cannabis industry.

·      Minimum of 21 years of age as required by state statute.

·      Must pass background and fingerprint check, per applicable requirements set forth under state statute.

·      High School Diploma or GED required. 

·      Prior CSS experience preferred.


Physical Requirements:

·       Must have reliable transportation and flexibility in scheduling.  

·       Working hours may include holidays and weekends. 

·       This job function may include walking or standing for extended periods of time, as well as stooping, bending over and/or crouching. 

·       Must be able to lift, carry and balance up to 30 pounds (100 pounds with assistance). 



Work Schedule: Varies; Monday - Friday; 7:30a – 4p

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