Master Scheduler at Cresco Labs | Powderkeg


Cresco Labs is one of the largest public, vertically integrated, multistate operators in the cannabis industry. Our portfolio of in-house cultivated and manufactured brands features some of the highest quality, most awarded and most popular cannabis products in America. With dozens of locations nationwide, our owned and operated Sunnyside® dispensaries provide a welcoming, positive, judgement-free place to shop for anyone at any point on their cannabis journey.

Founded in 2013, Cresco Labs’ mission is to normalize and professionalize cannabis through our passionate employees. As stewards of the cannabis industry, our teams are constantly focused on supporting the needs of our fellow colleagues, consumers, customers, and communities alike. With a focus on Social Equity and Educational Development, our SEEDTM initiative ensures that our company reflects the communities in which we serve, ensuring equal opportunity for all to have the knowledge and resources to work in and own businesses in cannabis.

At Cresco Labs, we aim to revolutionize and lead the nation’s cannabis industry with a focus on quality and consistency of product, and to bring legitimacy to the industry with the highest level of integrity and professionalism.

If you’re interested in joining our mission, click the below links to join our team today!


At Cresco, we aim to lead the nation’s cannabis industry with a focus on regulatory compliance, product consistency, and customer satisfaction. Our operations bring legitimacy to the cannabis industry by acting with the highest level of integrity, strictly adhering to regulations, and promoting the clinical efficacy of cannabis. As Cresco grows, we will operate with the same level of professionalism and precision in each new market we move in to.


The Master Scheduler is responsible for developing all finite schedules at the facility level to satisfy customer demand within cost and capacity parameters at the Fall River and Uxbridge Massachusetts facilities. The Master Scheduler is a key contact for all functions across the broader organization by providing regular production and packaging plans consistent with capacity and Sales and Operations (S&OP) forecasting. This role will collaborate with management at both the site level and corporate level, to gather and use information in order to develop a scheduling and inventory plan that will meet critical business goals for cost and service.


  • Generate both short-term and long-term production plans into a master schedule, daily, by facility, by resource, using systems and processes that support the organization’s cost and service goals within available capacity.
  • Point of contact for all scheduling related questions and concerns
  • Maintain data in systems to facilitate inventory and capacity management, customer demand, and operational metrics.
  • Able to build systems and processes from scratch and working with management to implement system and process improvements.
  • Identifies opportunities for optimizing raw, WIP and finished good inventory levels.
  • Able to explain gaps to targets and remediation plans.
  • Ensure full transparency to production plans by generating reports for upper management and facility front line personnel.
  • Assist with projects that support inventory reporting and accuracy, allocating materials and movement of orders in short supply situations.
  • Provide support for other operations functions as assigned and maintain competency in all processes and systems.
  • Track and reconcile weekly/monthly metrics against established targets, reviewing performance and capabilities to perform root cause analysis and offer corrective action.
  • Work cross functionally with operations and other departments to resolve capacity challenges and production issues, offering alternative plans and solutions to meet site needs.


  • Bachelor’s degree in business, Statistics, Mathematics, Supply Chain, Finance, Plant Science, Agriculture or related field preferred but not necessary
  • 2+ years of relevant experience within a manufacturing environment, including production planning and scheduling, replenishment planning, demand planning or materials management required.
  • Experience with using supply planning software or other tools, both operationally and understanding the concepts behind the tools
  • Strong analytical and communication skills.
  • Ability to multi-task and meet critical deadlines
  • Intermediate to advanced Excel skills, and a willingness to continue learning new skills
  • Cannabis experience a strong plus


Cresco Labs is proud to offer eligible employees a robust offering of benefits including, major medical, dental and vision insurance, a 401(K)-match program, FSA/HSA programs, LTD/STD options, life insurance and AD&D. We also offer eligible employees paid holidays and paid time off. Other rewards may include annual discretionary bonuses, stock options as well as participation in our employee discount program. Benefits eligibility for permanent positions may vary by full-time or part-time roles, location, or position.


  • Must be 21 years of age or older to apply
  • Must comply with all legal or company regulations for working in the industry

Cresco Labs is an Equal Opportunity Employer and all applicants will be considered without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran, or disability status.

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Job Summary
  • Job Title
    Master Scheduler
  • Company
    Cresco Labs
  • Location
    Chicago, IL
  • Employment Type
    Full time
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