Grassroots Cannabis

Cultivation Technician

️ Cultivation

Grassroots Cannabis is looking for a Cultivation 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.

This newly created role will work to assist with all aspects of the company's cultivation operation from seedling to harvest and will support the cultivation team in the production of top-quality cannabis. The Cultivation Technician will execute operations pertaining to plant care such as pruning, transplanting and up-potting, watering, feeding, ensuring environmental control, and inspecting plants for signs of deficiency or infestation.

Role Responsibilities

  • Understand Standard Operating Procedure (SOP’s)
  • Safely and effectively set-up, operate and take-down all production equipment
  • Sanitize and set-up all production materials required for cloning, transplanting, up-potting de-leafing and harvesting
  • Properly remove waste material such as root-balls, foliar application waste and cannabis waste
  • Participate in various production activities and coordination of grow operations for designated plant growth stages
  • Frequently monitor environmental control levels, including temperature, humidity, moisture as well as water and nutrition levels
  • Daily inspection of plants to ensure there are no infections or pathogens
  • Move cannabis between production environments in an efficient and sanitary manner
  • Document plant progression through life cycles
  • Ensure all equipment and rooms (grow, processing, dry and production rooms) have been cleaned and sterilized according to SOPs requirements; re-stocking & facility maintenance
  • Role Requirements

  • Bachelor's Degree in Agronomy, Botany, Horticulture or in related field or a combination of relevant education with experience
  • Previous cultivation and labor experience
  • Excellent organizational and communication skills
  • Candidate must be a self-starter, flexible to work in a collaborative structure and thrive in a fast-paced environment
  • Strong understanding of cultivation and production techniques
  • Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds
  • Ability to stay focused and complete redundant and routine tasks
  • Long periods of prolonged standing and sitting
  • Knowledge of cannabis plant anatomy, strains, pathogens and infections is a plus
  • Impeccable attention to detail in skilled & precision work
  • NOTE: This job description is not intended to be all-inclusive. Employee 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.