Plant/Cultivation Technician (Full Time)

Kemptville Full Time

Fleurish Cannabis - Job Details

Posted: Sep 30, 2019
Expires: Oct 30, 2019

Fleurish Cannabis- Plant/Cultivation Technician (Full Time)

Location: Kemptville, ON

Hourly Permanent Role

We are looking for a Plant/Cultivation Technician to join our growing team within the cannabis sector with an exclusive focus on female health & wellness. We exist to help women feel their best. We believe that cannabis is perfectly suited for women’s unique wellness needs. We are seeking Plant/Cultivation Technicians to join our rapidly expanding team. The ideal candidate will have demonstrated experience in a labour position, ideally in an ACMPR environment. Cultivators will report to the Supervisor and must be flexible with shiftwork and comfortable working in greenhouse working conditions. Successful candidates will have a strong work ethic and precise attention to detail.

Duties & responsibilities

  • Taking direction from the Supervisor to learn how to prepare for events before, during and after each major activity
  • Learn and understand Standard Operating Procedure (SOP’s), Health Canada Regulations and Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) principles, along with Good Documentation Practices (GDP)
  • Learn how to safely and effectively set-up, operate and take-down all Production equipment
  • Learn how to sanitize and set-up all production materials required for cloning, transplanting, up-potting de-leafing and harvesting
  • Learn how to properly remove waste material such as root-balls, foliar application waste and cannabis waste
  • Ability to work within a team or unsupervised
  • 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
  • Record and maintain production records and ensure compliance with Health Canada regulations; 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 and ACMPR requirements; re-stocking & facility maintenance
  • Assist with plant and production inventory counts as required
  • Communicate issues with management in a timely manner
  • Other duties as assigned by management

Qualifications and Education:

  • Grade 12 diploma; Diploma in Horticulture or equivalent would be an asset. However, an interest in plants and their maintenance is a must
  • Experience in a regulated and highly compliant environment is desired (i.e. food industry, pharmaceutical)
  • Previous cultivation and labor experience; MMAR/ACMPR experience considered an asset;
  • Must have the ability to obtain security clearance per Cannabis Act
  • Ability to develop a solid understanding of cultivation and production techniques, under ACMPR guidelines
  • Must be able to lift to 40lbs
  • Ability to be flexible and work in a fast-paced, dynamic environment
  • Knowledge of cannabis plant anatomy, strains, pathogens and infections is an asset
  • Multi-tasking; attention to detail in skilled & precision work; exceptional organizational and time management skills to ensure consistency of product
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to thrive in a team environment as well as independently
  • Ability to stay focused and complete redundant and routine tasks
  • Basic computer & math skills a must
  • Must have own reliable transportation

Fleurish Cannabis values a diverse workforce and encourages all interested applicants to apply. Those candidates whose skills and qualifications fit the role requirements will be further considered and contacted. Candidates chosen for employment will be required to undergo background and reference checks. If you are interested in helping us build an amazing facility that will help women flourish, then this is the place for you!

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