Herbal Opportunities, Jobs, Listings

Welcome to the AHG Herbal Opportunities, Jobs, Listings page. If you have a listing that you think would be of interest to our members and those who visit this website, send a description and contact information to specialprojects@americanherbalistsguild.com

Sales Coordinator

The Sales Coordinator is responsible for timely and accurate processing of sales orders, according to cGMP policies and procedures, including record-keeping, inventory, and routine customer service for the sales office.  The sales coordinator is responsible for tracking orders from receipt through completion, and supervising the Order Fulfillment Tech as needed to complete order fulfillment.  The sales coordinator monitors all forms of communication within the sales office, and is responsible for interacting with account holders.

JOB REQUIREMENTS
Educational Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred but not required. Some study in botany, forest ecology, herbalism, business management, marketing/sales, or related helpful.

Skills Requirements:

  • Attention to detail.
  • Strong organizational and communications skills; ability to communicate professionally with naturopathic physicians.
  • General customer service skills.
  • Self-motivated; able to work independently.
  • Basic knowledge of botanical products, including Latin binomial of common Eastern and Western herbs.
  •   Ability to navigate in both Windows and Mac operating systems.
  • Prior customer service, sales and/or book keeping experience helpful.

Physical Requirements:

  • Must be able to safely bend, stretch, and lift and move up to 30 lbs. on a regular basis. Must be able to stand for long periods of time.


SCHEDULE
Flexible within typical office hours (Tuesday-Friday), depending on availability, employment status, and labor needs. Weekends and holidays off.

COMPENSATION PACKAGE
Pay Range: $16+/hr, DOE 
Healthcare: Medical and dental insurance per company policy
Paid Leave: vacation, sick leave, holiday pay per company policy
Employee Discounts

Interested parties, please send resume and cover letter to Office@heronbotanicals.com. Please indicate which position you are applying for.

Date Posted:Friday, October 27, 2017 - 11:11am

Production Lab Tech

The Production Lab Tech (lab tech) works with the Production Manager to support Heron Botanicals’ manufacturing process. Lab techs are trained to follow cGMP procedures of raw-material and components handling, processing, and packaging. This position assists with every stage of production, from reception of raw materials, to cleaning and prepping herbs for processing (garbling), and practicing various methods of production. During the final stages of production, lab techs monitor maceration, and package the final product into appropriate storage vessels.

JOB REQUIREMENTS
Educational Requirements:

  • High school diploma required; some college preferred.

Skills Requirements:

  • Attention to detail.
  • Ability to follow written directions and comply with regulations.
  • Self-motivated and able to work independently.
  • Comfort with hand tools, machinery helpful.
  • Safe knife skills and plant harvesting/preparation helpful.
  • Plant identification skills/knowledge of Latin binomials

Physical Requirements:

  • Moderate physical strength and body awareness: able to regularly and safely climb, bend, stretch, lift and move 40+ lbs.; Ability to sustain working in inclement weather conditions.

SCHEDULE
Production lab techs may be scheduled within normal office hours (Tuesday-Friday), though the day-to-day alterations of raw materials shipments requires flexibility in the lab tech’s schedule on occasion.

COMPENSATION PACKAGE
Pay Range: $15+/hr, DOE 
Healthcare: Medical and dental insurance per company policy
Paid Leave: vacation, sick leave, holiday pay per company policy
Employee Discounts

Interested parties, please send resume and cover letter to office@heronbotanicals.com. Please indicate which position you are applying for.

Date Posted:Friday, October 27, 2017 - 11:09am

Dispensary Clinical Herbalist

The Dispensary Clinical Herbalist reports to the Dispensary Manager, and maintains a high level of professionalism in and knowledge of a compounding herbal/botanical dispensary within an integrative health clinic. This individual is responsible for supporting the dispensary operations including: skillful knowledge of dispensary products, custom mixing, ordering/receiving, procurement, inventory, accurate record keeping, FDA compliance, administrative duties, and walk-in client service. This is a non-cannabis dispensary.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

  • Mix and dispense all custom product(s) as stated on patient/client protocols
  • Maintain accurate and compliant dispensing records, and ensure that product is properly labeled according to FDA and GMP (non-manufacturer) guidelines
  • Inventory maintenance including restocking/tracking via FileMaker database
  • Order raw ingredients and dispensary supplies
  • Maintain positive vendor relations
  • Maintain up-to-date price list for all products
  • Assist with updating custom formula recipes
  • Update and maintain product information in FileMaker database
  • Stay apprised in herbalist education, new products and industry info
  • Maintain positive practitioner relations
  • Coordinate recycling efforts for the Centre

Requirements

  • Trained herbalist or practitioner with verifiable qualifications. Certification preferred (400+ clinical hours) but will consider candidate in current training course.
  • 1-2+ years’ experience actively working as herbalist in a dispensary setting preferred
  • Ability to take and fill orders quickly and efficiently
  • Ability to remain focused and organized in a busy environment
  • Passionate about health and wellbeing
  • Strong self-awareness and emotional intelligence necessary for working in a healthcare setting with patients who may be very ill
  • Exceptional customer service and phone etiquette
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Highly organized, capable of establishing priorities, strong follow-up
  • Ability to deal gracefully with shifting patient and practitioner priorities
  • Team player with a good sense of camaraderie and support
  • Strong interpersonal skills with ability to deal courteously and effectively with internal and external requests
  • Effective time management skills and ability to multi-task

Status

We are accepting resumes for both full and part-time dispensary employees.

Benefits

Generous PTO, health insurance for full-time employees and monthly product allowance Please send resume and cover letter indicating whether you prefer part or full-time employment.

Send your resume along with a cover letter that explains why you are interested in this position to:  jobs@mederifoundation.org

Date Posted:Wednesday, October 25, 2017 - 10:36am

Certified Herbalist / Dispensary Supervisor

Who we are: We are a world-renowned, wholistic health and natural healing clinic in Ashland, Oregon currently engaged in research, clinical trials, publishing, training/education, and the treatment of patients for general wellness, cancer, chronic diseases, and stress/age-related diseases.

What we do: We provide personalized integrative botanical and nutritional medicine for improving the health, lifespan, and quality of life through formulating and dispensing herbal and nutritional products that have the absolute highest quality, purity, potency, and clinical effectiveness possible.

What we believe: We believe in the immense healing capacity of nature’s pharmacy and that plants and herbs offer the most potential of any of the tools in our clinical toolbox when it comes to improving longevity as well as the quality of life for our clients and patients.

What we need: A committed, talented, and experienced individual – who shares our beliefs and values – for a key leadership position to ensure that we maintain our international reputation for the very highest standards in our field. We are not just investing in an herbalist or supervisor; we are investing in our collective futures.

Certified Herbalist / Dispensary Supervisor
Mederi Centre for Natural Healing, Ashland, Oregon

The Dispensary Supervisor maintains a high level of professionalism in and knowledge of a compounding herbal/botanical dispensary within an integrative health clinic. This individual is responsible for overseeing all aspects of dispensary operations including: skillful knowledge of dispensary products, custom mixing, ordering/receiving, procurement, inventory, accurate record keeping, FDA compliance, administrative duties, and walk-in client service.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities
• Manage day-to-day dispensary operations and personnel
• Train, support, and supervise herbalists
• Mix and dispense all custom products as stated on patient/client protocols
• Maintain accurate and compliant dispensing records, and ensure that product is properly labeled according to FDA and GMP (non-manufacturer) guidelines
• Order dispensary raw material ingredients and extracts
• Inventory maintenance including restocking/tracking via electronic FileMaker database
• Maintain positive vendor relations
• Maintain up-to-date price lists and recipe templates
• Stay apprised of herbalist education, new products and industry info
• General in-house herbalist for walk-in customers and practitioners

Requirements
• Certified herbalist or practitioner with equivalent qualifications
• 2+ years’ experience actively working as an herbalist in a dispensary setting
• Computer literacy, particularly MS Word and Excel
• Interest in collaborative healthcare and passionate about health and wellbeing
• Strong self-awareness and emotional intelligence necessary for working in a healthcare environment with patients who may be very ill
• Ability to fill patient and practitioner orders quickly and efficiently
• Excellent communication skills
• Highly organized, capable of establishing priorities with strong follow-through skills
• Ability to deal gracefully with shifting patient and practitioner priorities
• Team player with a good sense of camaraderie and support
• Strong interpersonal skills with ability to deal courteously and effectively with internal and external requests
• Effective time management skills and ability to multi-task
• Ability to remain focused and organized in a busy environment
• Positive/accommodating attitude in all situations

Hours: Full-time, approximately 36 hours per week.
Benefits: Generous PTO, health insurance, and monthly product allowance
Send your resume along with a cover letter that explains why you are interested in this position to:  jobs@mederifoundation.org

Date Posted:Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 11:05am

Naturopathic Physician (ND)

We currently have opening(s) for a full-time Licensed Naturopathic Physician. Our thriving, well-established and highly reputable Naturopathic Medical Practice is dedicated to providing top quality care to our patients of all ages. 

The position will require a commitment to at least 5 days per week, Monday through Friday. Occasionally, our office opens up on Saturdays depending on the patient load.

Our practice is located in Las Vegas, NV. Nevada is an unlicensed state; however, the demand for Naturopathic Physicians is high. There are currently ONLY 3 practicing Naturopathic Physicians in Las Vegas, NV.

The business model is solid and our staff is in place ready to support you as our new associate.

We are looking for a passionate, driven, dedicated, trustworthy and positive person who takes action, has a desire to continue learning, a strong work ethic and is highly organized to fill the current Naturopathic Physician position(s). Each candidate will need to be state licensed in at least one state. No DEA number required.

Having a special interest / experience in Pediatrics and Men's Health interest is a plus!!!

Required Education:  Doctorate

Required Experience - Functional, Integrative & Naturopathic Medicine

New Graduate applications are accepted, no experience required; however, must be a self starter, have a solid foundation on effective patient care in a clinical setting, and be ready to hit the ground running in a fast paced practice.

How to Apply:

Email: Carmen@DrAlexND.com

Subject Line: Open ND Position Inquiry

Email Body: Please elaborate as to "WHY" you would be the best candidate for this position.

Attachment: CV/Resume

Phone: (702) 656-0016
Date Posted:Friday, September 8, 2017 - 1:38pm
© Copyright 2017 American Herbalists Guild • All Rights Reserved • Contact Us