We are looking for a Lead Grower to oversee our cannabis production.
As a Lead Grower, you'll ensure we grow different strains properly. You should have a hands-on approach with good knowledge of cannabis genetics and growth requirements.
Your goal will be to ensure we satisfy our customers with high-quality marijuana products.
-Oversee cannabis crops and facilities
-Develop cultivation plans and assign duties
-Organize and document the daily process of transplanting, cloning, defoliation and trimming of plants
-Ensure that growth requirements of cannabis plants are consistently met (lighting, soil PH, nutrients, etc.)
-Lead maintenance operations (including disposing waste and preventing contaminations)
-Ensuring facilities are clean and pest-free
-Resolve plant health issues like mold, mildew or other infestations
-Managing all aspects of cultivation
-Ensure legal compliance of cultivation procedures
-Manage inventory and budgets related to marijuana farming (including equipment, security and HVAC systems)
-Supervise and coach employees who tend to the plants (e.g. cannabis trimmers)
-Inspect quality of harvest
-Proven experience as a grower, preferably at a large scale
-Knowledge of the entire cannabis growth cycle and requirements
-Familiarity with environment protection practices and the marijuana legal framework in our area
-Understanding of pest and disease management techniques
-Willingness to continue learning about horticulture and cannabis farming, and stay on top of current and future trends
-Leadership and people management skills
-Ability to meet the physical demands of the job
*Degree in Botany, Biology, Agriculture, Horticulture or relevant field is a plus.