Cannabis Cultivator – Fluent – Tampa, FL

ROLE SUMMARY

The Cannabis Cultivator is responsible for contributing to all aspects of plant production, which include; trimming, transplanting, harvesting, processing and routine sanitation tasks. This position is self-sufficient, focused on obtaining results and requires the ability to solve problems with minimal supervision. You are responsible for completing the assigned tasks and maintaining the plants according to the provided company guidelines and standards.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Transplant, Trellising, Staking, Harvest, Processing and Cultivation Sanitation.
  • Responsible for defoliation techniques, such as veg trimming, lolli popping, maintenance, and harvest trimming.
  • Examine plants for signs of pests or diseases.
  • Maintain plant health throughout the cultivation process.
  • Assist in production processes for designated stages of plant growth.
  • Maintaining the highest levels of cleanliness and sterility inside the production area, all staging areas and facility at all times, including routine cleaning and sterilization of equipment and infrastructure
  • Take instruction and assist with tasks delegated by the management team.
  • Use, maintain, and operate equipment in the grow facility.
  • Ensure the daily compliance policies are followed, but not limited to compliance with the state, security protocols, access protocols and dress code.
  • Frequently lifts, carries, or positions objects weighing up to 55 pounds.

WORK ENVIRONMENT

This job operates in a standard greenhouse and outside environment; regular exposure to working in confined areas, hazardous chemicals, dirt, dust, noise, fumes, and vapors; exposed to regular temperature and climate changes; extreme cold; extreme heat. seasonally subjected to adverse weather conditions when performing outdoor tasks. The noise level in the work environment is usually loud. Working around heavy machinery such as forklifts and scissor-lifts.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to speak and hear. The employee frequently is required to stand for extended periods; walk; use hands to handle or feel objects, tools or controls; reach with hands and arms. {Must be able to individually lift to 55 lbs}. Regular and predictable attendance is essential.

POSITION TYPE / EXPECTED HOURS OF WORK

This position regularly requires long hours and may require weekend work.

Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.

The company will ask you to help out in other departments depending on company needs. This means that you may not always work in the department that you were hired, teamwork and getting product out to patients is the goal and this means helping out where you are needed is crucial to your success as well as the company’s success.

REQUIRED SKILLS

QUALIFICATIONS/EXPERIENCE

  • Relevant experience, training or education, such as professional experience in a nursery setting or other related work.
  • Strong technical/analytical foundation and data driven.
  • Strong background in plant science
  • Operate with integrity and honesty.
  • Experience in the horticulture or agriculture industry
  • Ability to work both in a team and independently.
  • Ability to sit, stand for a long time, walk during the scheduled shift.

SKILLS/INTERESTS

  • Employee must have basic organizational capabilities, as well as be able to run basic computer tasks. Skills / Interests Skills / Interests
  • Must be a multitasker, with the ability to work on several requests simultaneously without losing focus.
  • Organization and initiative, good communications skills, proactive, problem-solving, time management, discretion and confidentiality are essential attributes.
  • Excellent critical thinking and analytical skills
  • Must have entrepreneurial skills and experience.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment.
  • Must possess an inquisitive and creative mind.
  • Ability to build good relationships. There will be frequent contact with internal and external people, either face to face or by telephone or email
  • Employee must be able to identify various problems with any strain/product be able to communicate with direct supervisors as necessary.
  • Teamwork- collaborating with others to improve overall standards of work and service.

ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS

  • Per state law, must be at least 21 years of age.
  • Must successfully complete a comprehensive background check. Must pass a drug screening.
  • Must have reliable transportation and a valid driver’s license.

DESIRED SKILLS

  • One years of work experience in agricultural experience

About Fluent

Cansortium Inc is a vertically integrated cultivator, processor, formulator, and retailer of Premium Cannabis Products currently operating in Florida, Pennsylvania and Texas as Fluent Cannabis, as well as in Michigan through its in-market partner. Our purpose is to compassionately provide patients access to the highest level of medical cannabis in an unrivaled, professional healthcare environment with outstanding customer service. Patient care always comes first at Fluent and our standards, practices, and performance is unmatched.

We are looking for leaders who want to work alongside great talent and create a positive work experience for their team. We are focused on continuous improvements, which creates development opportunities, engaged feedback, and increased contributions towards our goals as a leader in the medical cannabis industry.

Find out more at www.getfluent.com. Follow us on LinkedIn.

Benefits

Fluent provides comprehensive benefits offerings to all full-time employees. Our benefits include medical, dental and vision and supplemental insurance, paid time-off program, and non-matching 401k plan.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Fluent is an equal opportunity employer and we welcome applications from all backgrounds regardless of race, color, religion, sex, ancestry, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or any other classification protected by law.
Please Note: Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Job Type: Full-time

Benefits:

  • 401(k)
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance

Schedule:

  • 10 hour shift
  • 12 hour shift
  • 8 hour shift

License/Certification:

  • Driver’s License (Preferred)

Work Remotely:

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