Lead Cultivation Technician (Internal Candidates Only)

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Job Posted
Apr 24, 2024
Company: Jushi

Company & Role Overview

Summary

THE OPPORTUNITY

  • Responsible to complete any work assigned during scheduled shifts.
  • Provide leadership to the Cultivation Technicians to ensure cultivation duties are efficiently and timely completed in a manner consistent with the company's Standard Operation Procedure for each duty.
  • Responsible for keeping their designated room on schedule related to plant work, light and fertigation changes, biological predator application, and harvest.
  • Responsible for maintaining the schedule, productivity, safety, and quality of one or more rooms in the Cultivation Department.
  • Initial Cultivation Lead duties will involve essential Cultivation operations and may be expanded over time. Daily responsibilities include:
    • Overseeing and carrying out plant work, and specifically (but not exclusively) big leaf and bottom stripping in flower rooms.
    • Enforcement of safety standards, GMP guidelines, and approved procedures with Cultivation Technicians during day-to-day work.
    • Maintain seed-to-sale tracking data input, sweeping and disinfecting flower/vegetative rooms, disposing of used growing media, preparing rooms for a refill, and all general cleaning.
    • Weekly responsibilities include: data collection and supervising spot cleaning, flipping flower blocks, consolidating vegetative trays, planting coco cubes, watering, and light maintenance.
    • Monthly responsibilities include: supervising and taking part in harvesting and big leafing, applying predatory insects, hanging sticky cards for IPM monitoring, helping with monthly on-hand inventory counts, assisting with safety meetings, taking clones, and rotating mother plants.
  • Responsible to follow all applicable operational guidelines, comply with verbal directives, and practice and/or implement all safety, security, sanitation, policies, procedures, rules, skills, and the like presented during training, by management, in Standard Operating Procedures, or otherwise when performing job duties.
  • Responsible to understand and follow all GACP/GMP guidelines throughout the facility.
  • Perform such other duties as employee is qualified to perform and may be assigned.

EXPERIENCE

  • Knowledge of large scale commercial plant cultivation, including but not limited to, nutrient requirements, growing media, light requirements, temperature control, and airflow.
  • Must have at least three years of commercial cannabis experience
  • Experience with compliance systems.
  • Experience directing teams of people on daily responsibilities.
  • Advanced cannabis plant and genetics knowledge.
  • Must accept accountability, have a proactive attitude, and demonstrate consistent attention to detail.
  • Active listening and effective verbal and written communication skills, including the ability to effectively communicate to a variety of audiences, are critical.
  • Basic math skills are necessary.
  • Basic understanding of applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations, and particularly those governing cannabis, and organizational rules, directives, and Standard Operating Procedures.
  • Ability to work independently throughout the day in accordance with instructions.
  • Ability to use standard office equipment, and particularly computer equipment and software such as word processing, database management, spreadsheet applications, and electronic mail.
  • Ability to work effectively with other employees, management, customers, government representatives such as facility inspectors

EDUCATION

    • Degree in Horticulture, Plant Science, Agronomy, Plant Biology, or related field, or a minimum of 3 years of experience cultivating plants, or registered in the Commonwealth of Virginia as a Pharmacy Technician
    • Must pass background and drug screening

OTHER DUTIES

Company BenefitsBenefits for this job may vary.

401(k) with Company Match, Career Advancement, Career Training, Company Discounts, Dental, Medical, & Vision Benefits, Inclusive Environment, Life Insurance, Paid Time Off, Relaxed / Casual Dress Code, Short-Term & Long-Term Disability

Working Environment

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About Jushi

Jushi continues to grow rapidly with new cultivation, manufacturing & retail licenses!