Head Cook – Fluent Cannabis Care – Tampa, FL

Cansortium Inc is a vertically integrated cultivator, processor, formulator, and retailer of Premium Cannabis Products currently operating in Florida, Pennsylvania and Texas as Fluent Cannabis, as well as in Michigan through its in-market partner. Our purpose is to compassionately provide patients access to the highest level of medical cannabis in an unrivaled, professional healthcare environment with outstanding customer service. Patient care always comes first at Fluent and our standards, practices, and performance is unmatched.

We are looking for leaders who want to work alongside great talent and create a positive work experience for their team. We are focused on continuous improvements, which creates development opportunities, engaged feedback, and increased contributions towards our goals as a leader in the medical cannabis industry.

Find out more at www.getfluent.com. Follow us on LinkedIn.


Fluent is looking for a detail-oriented cook for our manufacturing team that is in charge of the Marijuana Infused Products (MIP) area. Responsibilities of the Head Cook will include implementing and maintaining processes related to the preparation of final forms of edibles products including, planning, preparation, cooking and packaging.


Monday-Friday 6:00am-3:15pm


  • Organize and prepare raw ingredients, tools and candy molds
  • Lead the edibles operations
  • Maintain and clean all equipment, tools
  • Log all data onto dashboards.
  • Prepare all documents such as compounding sheets, daily checklist
  • Help create SOPs for new products and improve current processes
  • Strong proficiency using Microsoft products, project management tools, dashboards
  • Work with managers to create work orders in the ERP system
  • Submit reports and updates on the status of projects to the Production Managers for weekly production meetings.
  • Uphold workplace to food safety standards


  • Must be comfortable with testing products to ensure standards are met.
  • 3+ years of experience making gels, caramels, hard candy, chocolate etc strongly preferred.
  • 2+ years of experience researching, developing, and creating new products strongly preferred.
  • Critical thinking, very organized, and strong attention to detail.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Experience managing multiple projects and priorities.
  • Experience with Lab grade equipment such pH meters, brix meters, etc.
  • Ability to lift up to 50 lbs.


  • Experience working with baked goods.
  • Experience in the Cannabis space strongly preferred.


High School Diploma


Per state law, must be at least 21 years of age.
Must successfully complete a comprehensive background check.
Must pass a drug screening


This position has no supervisory responsibilities


This position operates in cultivation and manufacturing environments. This role routinely uses cultivation processing equipment and standard office equipment such as computers, phones, photocopiers, filing cabinets and fax machines.


The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to speak and hear. The employee frequently is required to stand for extended periods; walk; use hands to handle or feel objects, tools, or controls; reach with hands and arms. {Must be able to individually lift up to 25 lbs}. Regular and predictable attendance is essential.


This position regularly requires long hours and frequent weekend work.


Travel is primarily local during the business day, although some out-of-the-area and overnight travel may be expected.


Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities, and activities may change at any time with or without notice.

AAP/EEO Statement

Fluent is an equal opportunity employer and we welcome applications from all backgrounds regardless of race, color, religion, sex, ancestry, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or any other classification protected by law.


Fluent provides comprehensive benefits offerings to all full-time employees. Our benefits include medical, dental and vision and supplemental insurance, paid time-off program and non-matching 401k plan.

All applicants must be legally authorized to work in United States and will be required to submit proof of such eligibility.

Please note: Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: From $17.00 per hour


  • 401(k)
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance


  • 8 hour shift


  • Cooking: 3 years (Preferred)


  • High school or equivalent (Preferred)

Working Days:

  • Friday (Required)
  • Saturday (Required)
  • Sunday (Required)

Work Location:

  • One location

This Company Describes Its Culture as:

  • Detail-oriented — quality and precision-focused
  • Outcome-oriented — results-focused with strong performance culture
  • Stable — traditional, stable, strong processes
  • Team-oriented — cooperative and collaborative

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