Cannabis Cultivation Technician
Palm Gardens Ltd
Edmonton, AB

Vision

Palm Gardens Cannabis Company; creating sophisticated cannabis for mature consumers.

Since its inception, Palm Gardens was created to be a quality first oriented cannabis company, and we are now seeking passionate, like-minded individuals to work together to create a product that will exceed customer expectations and stand out in Canada’s adult use market.

Opportunity

This is an opportunity is based in Edmonton, Alberta and is curated for motivated individuals that believe in a team environment. The role of Cultivation Manager will be a part of the leadership team and report to the Operations Manager on a daily basis ensuring a compliant, safe operation in all aspects of plant growth and day to day facility operations.

This is a full-time role.

Job Summary

Specific Skills:

  • Follow all facility SOP’s as trained, including but not limited to, procedures involving production, processing, and destruction of cannabis.
  • Working alongside the Cultivation manager you would be responsible for cultivation tasks including cloning, transplanting, feeding regiments, defoliation, flushing, trimming, pest management systems and all other crop maintenance procedures

Roles & Responsibilities

Working closely with the Operations Manager and Quality Assurance Manager the role of the Cultivation Manager will be responsible for managing in all processes of facility cultivation including:

  • Follow production schedules as specified by manager
  • Monitor environmental inputs
  • Maintain sanitation procedures
  • Assist with crop harvesting
  • Assist in crop processing
  • Consistent inventory management and compliant record keeping responsibilities
  • Maintain company standards for cost control and waste reduction
  • Display safe handling and use of chemicals
  • Ensure compliance with legislative policies and company SOP’s
  • Ability to solve problems and recommend opportunities to improve productivity and efficiencies
  • Other duties deemed essential by management and operating procedures
  • Ensure cleanliness at all times
  • Strong work ethic alongside the promotion of a safe and happy workplace

Qualifications:

Required

- Minimum one experience in commercial horticulture

- Competencies in Canada’s Cannabis Industry Policies (Cannabis Act)

- High school diploma or equivalent

- Experience in food and beverage considered an asset

- Must be precise and detail focused

- Must be mathematically skilled

- Read and write English

- Ability to pass security clearance background check

- Basic computer competencies

- Ability to lift up to 50lbs, standing, bending for extended periods of time

- Must be able to work in temperature controlled rooms, with high energy lighting

Preferred Assets

- Ticketed in Integrated Pest Management systems

- University degree specializing in Biology/ Chemistry, Plant Sciences, or Agriculture

- Experience in food and beverage manufacturing considered an asset

Skills/ Assets/ Abilities

  • Basic skills with hand tools
  • Computer literacies such as Microsoft Office and IMS
  • Bi-lingual

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

Salary: $15.00 to $19.00 /hour

Experience:

  • Food and beverage: 1 year (Required)
  • cultivation or horticulture: 1 year (Preferred)

Education:

  • Secondary School (Required)

Language:

  • English (Preferred)