Cultivation Technician

Location: Paterson, NJ

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Job Posted
Apr 25, 2024
Company: Green Thumb Industries

Company & Role Overview

Summary

The Role

Essential Functions

  • Plant Life
    • Topping plants
    • Bottoming plants
    • Transplanting & Defoliating
    • Tending to grow types of media
    • Scouting for disease or potential insects
    • Training plants
    • Adhere to national grow model and standards
  • Harvest: (smaller cites)
    • Prepare room for harvest
    • Harvest/ take down plants
    • Defoliate and break plants into smaller pieces
    • Hang plants on dry rack
    • Clean both dry and flower rooms in between harvests
  • Sanitation:
    • Sweeping, mopping and all other required cleaning
    • Cleaning of the plant housing devices
    • Maintenance and cleaning of the plant tables
    • Maintenance of the plant pots
    • Reporting any issues to management to ensure a timely fix

Safety & Compliance

  • Be aware of hazards in the workspace
  • Retain and understand department specific training
  • Report safety incidents/ concerns and comply with follow-up actions
  • Be compliant with area safety requirements, state regulations and PPE requirements
  • Follow GMP, biosecurity, sanitation or other quality and compliance requirements
  • Perform record keeping accurately and completely as directed by a lead or supervisor
  • Maintain and calibrate tools, equipment and machinery as directed by a lead or supervisor
  • Report and escalate safety & quality concerns

Working Conditions

  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to perform reaching, grasping, bending, stooping, talking, hearing, seeing and repetitive motions
  • Must be able to sit and/or stand for extended periods of time while maintaining focus
  • Must be able to lift, carry, and balance up to 50 pounds AND must be able to do so with extreme care and caution when working with product
  • Must be able to work in an environment that is 85+ degrees and 70% humidity for extended periods
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, changing, and challenging environment.
  • Must be able and willing to work at heights 6ft-8ft high using catwalk platforms, ladders, platform ladders, and scaffolds.
  • Work involves daily exposure to allergens (such as cannabis, tree nuts, and coconut oil).

Qualifications

  • Minimum of a high school diploma or GED; Associate degree or certifications preferred

Additional Requirements

  • Must be a minimum of 21 years of age
  • Must possess valid state ID
  • Must be able to obtain, and maintain, state badging requirements in order to work in in cannabis industry (requires background check and state review)

Company BenefitsBenefits for this job may vary.

Dental, Medical, & Vision Benefits, Paid Time Off, Company Discounts, Flexible Time Off / Unlimited Vacation, Free Snacks / Drinks, Inclusive Environment, Life Insurance, Lunch & Learns, Paid Parental Leave, Relaxed / Casual Dress Code, Short-Term & Long-Term Disability, Work From Home / Remote

Working Environment

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About Green Thumb Industries

Calling all curious, collaborative, compassionate, boundary-pushing, trustworthy stewards: There’s a place for you.

Join us on our mission to promote well-being through the power of cannabis while giving back to the communities in which we serve.

People are everything at Green Thumb. Some of us nurture plants while others pore over legal documents or open new stores. A few things we have in common? We’re stewards of the plant, a happy and humble bunch and genuinely love what we do.