Cultivation Technician

Website AtlasGrowers Atlas Growers Ltd.

Reports to:  Master Grower

Role and Responsibilities

  • Perform all cultivation tasks; cloning, transplanting, feeding schedules, defoliation, topping, preventative sprays, waste disposal, plant maintenance, trimming and inventory management
  • Ensure the cultivation areas are maintained in a clean, organized and safe manner
  • Collect water, plant and other samples required by Quality Assurance and Operations for analysis
  • Cleaning and sanitizing various facility areas
  • Various maintenance tasks in and around the facility
  • Accurate completion of required paperwork and record keeping in compliance with company policies and the Cannabis Act
  • Communicate effectively with the cultivation team and other departments to ensure a smooth production process

Qualifications

Required

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Security clearance
  • Ability to perform repetitive work for extended periods
  • Positive attitude

Preferred

  • Minimum 1-year experience in irrigation, agricultural/greenhouse production, or a related field considered an asset
  • Commercial grow experience or professional equivalency is an asset
  • AEC / DEP or Skilled Trade Certificate
  • Proficient knowledge of the materials and equipment used in an automated irrigation system
  • Experience with ARGUS would be highly desirable
  • Knowledge of plant diseases, insects and fungi

Skills and Abilities

  • Industrial automation experience and/or knowledge as well as a knowledge of computer controls considered a strong asset
  • Experience using hand tools considered an asset
  • Basic agricultural knowledge considered an asset
  • Understanding of computers, documentation software, Word and Excel considered an asset
  • Good work ethic and team player
  • Ability to perform physical work such as standing and walking for extended periods of time, frequent bending, kneeling, and reaching

We would like to thank all applicants for their interest but only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Atlas Growers is an Equal Opportunity Employer