Grassroots Cannabis is looking for a Grow Technician who can become an integral part of our organization and grow with our company. The ideal candidate is proactive, innovative and passionate, able to beat deadlines and find answers when it appears there are none.
In this role you will work to assist in the production of medical cannabis in a large-scale warehouse. Perform all tasks needed throughout the cycle of the grow to ensure development and evolution of quality products. All tasks and duties are to be performed while operating under the standards our company has established for compliance and professionalism.
Perform all tasks throughout the cycle of the grow including: cloning (asexual reproduction), transplanting, feeding plants, defoliation, super cropping, topping, flushing, foliar and preventative sprays, trimming, packaging, waste disposal, and inventory management
Maintain grow warehouse protocols and nutrient regiment
Manage cannabis plants, giving each individual plant the attention it needs via transplanting, pruning and fertilizing with oversight from the department managers
Manage plant scheduling and organization to precisely project all garden needs on a daily, weekly, and monthly basis to keep garden green and expenses low
Cataloging and analyzing each individual strain from clone to flower to harvesting
Execute preventative maintenance and elimination of all types of mold, powdery mildew, spider mites, root aphids, fungus gnats, etc.
Maintain a clean sanitized and organized work environment
Comply with all HR policies including confidentiality and non-disclosure
Facility maintenance and troubleshooting as necessary
Collaborate with management staff to provide timely reporting to owners.
SKILLS / QUALIFICATIONS:
Experience with a commercial cannabis, Agricultural, or landscaping facility/company preferred
Advanced knowledge of the cannabis plant and genetics strongly preferred, though a strong agricultural background may be considered
Knowledge of large scale commercial plant cultivation including nutrient requirements, mediums, light requirements, temperature control, humidity manipulation, air flow, etc.
Knowledge of plant diseases, insects and fungi, as well as plant treatment options
Knowledge of different strains of cannabis and their unique growing demands desired
Ability to execute techniques consistently
Good documentation, inventory, and organization skills
Ability to keep to a tight schedule
Must have accountability, proactive behavior and strong attention to detail
Must be proficient with computers
Experience with Seed-to-Sale programs or POS programs a plus
High school diploma or General Education Diploma (GED)
Must be 21 years of age
Must be able to obtain a state-issued cultivation badge, which includes passing a background check free of felony convictions
Must possess the physical aptitude and health necessary to perform manual labor tasks required to accomplish duties
NOTE: This job description is not intended to be all-inclusive. Employees may perform other related duties as negotiated to meet the ongoing needs of the organization.
At Grassroots Cannabis we are committed to improving the quality of our patients’ lives and restoring well-being. Our medical cannabis dispensaries are setting a new standard of excellence, emphasizing health and wellness in our clean and modern facilities. Our staff is well trained and attentive, striving to serve patients with great respect and compassion.
Besides dispensing medicine, we also provide a wide range of holistic services designed to help patients maintain a healthy lifestyle, reduce stress and manage pain, such as yoga and therapeutic massage.
Grassroots Cannabis provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age disability or genetics.