Cultivation and Production Trainee – Fluent Cannabis Care – Tampa, FL

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.

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This training program will prepare you for a future in the cannabis industry and assist you in finding the right position for your skills. We are looking to train individuals who love working with their hands and in an cultivation and manufacturing environment. We will train employees in all aspects of the facility from seed to final product. This is an ideal position for individuals who are able to work full-time, flexible hours, and is available weekends.


Individuals selected will rotate their training with multiple trainers in order to learn the processes for each department. The individual will work in various sectors of the production and cultivation departments assisting with tasks delegated by the management team. The selected candidate must become familiar with and follow all company policies, procedures and safety policies.


  • Ensure the daily compliance policies are met, including compliance with the state, security protocols, access protocols, the dress code and work schedule.
  • Duties will include operating various machines and material handling.
  • Comply with all standard operating procedures and requirements.
  • Performing assigned tasks to company standards including safety and General Manufacturing Practices.
  • Communicate workflow and subjects matters to necessary personnel.
  • Perform production reporting as required and enter information in the Biotrack system.
  • Maintain quality control and compliance with the use of Biotrack.
  • Learn and follow protocols for plant systems.
  • Use, maintain, and operate equipment in the facility.
  • 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 Inform the direct supervisor if a possible delay or problems occur with the pruning process.



  • Preroll product on production lines in an organized manner.
  • Prepare storage trays, examine quantities and barcodes.
  • Control the quantity and type of product to be packed.
  • Maintain accurate records and logs as required.


  • Package flower in an organized manner.
  • Print corresponding batch labels, add to the Certificate of Analysis and production log.
  • Participate in weekly inventory checks.
  • Provide detailed information to adjust the quantity of batches and packaged product in the system.


  • Pack product on production lines in an organized manner.
  • Control the quantity and type of product to be packed.
  • Dispense accurate quantity of such product.
  • Seal the product bottles or containers with its respective lid/top.
  • Position vape cartridges correctly to avoid spills.
  • Examine filled and closed products for potential leakages.
  • Label all the containers, such as cartridges bottles or drops bottles, including boxes.
  • Prepare storage trays, examine quantities and barcodes.
  • Maintain accurate records and logs as required.
  • Provide detailed information to adjust the quantity of batches and packaged product in the system.
  • Print corresponding batch labels, add to the COA and production log.


  • Prepare storage trays, examine quantities and barcodes.
  • Maintain accurate records and logs as required.
  • Print corresponding batch labels, add to the Certificate of Analysis and production log.
  • Weigh and store finished products ensuring that all pertinent information is recorded in logs.
  • Verify integrity of package to ensure elimination of leakers and product appearance is correct.
  • Provide detailed information to adjust the quantity of batches and packaged product in the system.



  • Responsible for defoliation such as Lolli popping, maintenance, and harvest trimming.
  • Examine plants for signs of pests or diseases.
  • Take instruction and assist with tasks delegated by the management team. Assist in other departments as needed (Cloning, Mothers, Transplant or Flowering).
  • Participate in harvest and processing if needed.

Cultivation Technician

  • Clone, transplant, water, fertilize, defoliation, trellising, staking, harvest and processing.
  • Maintain plant health throughout the cultivation process.
  • Work with cultivation team to determine changes needed based on the nutritional and/or environmental needs of the crop.
  • Assist in production processes for designated stages of plant growth.
  • Examining plants for signs of pests or disease.

Propagation Technician

  • Execute proper techniques, timings, required pre-treatments, appropriate growing media, container usage, and/or any other specialized requirements in preparation for propagation takes place in a timely and coordinated manner
  • Proper spacing, air circulation, and sun/shade exposure is monitored and adjusted in a timely manner and is effective in maintaining plants in optimum health.

Flower Processor

  • Assist in process including intake, drying, curing, trimming, and packaging flower.
  • Acclimate methods to various strains and flower types while making quality control decisions and alterations as needed.
  • Participate in weekly inventory checks.
  • Assist in managing dry rooms based on harvest.


  • Ability to follow verbal and written instructions.
  • Ability to work independently with minimal direction.
  • Experience in a fast-paced environment
  • Strong communication skills and desire to work with other team members.
  • Available to work overtime, weekends and/or flexible shift hours when required.
  • Operate with integrity and honesty.
  • Ability to work both in a team and independently


  • Strong attention to detail.
  • Effective time-management and ability to multi-task.
  • Able to demonstrate basic technical math skills, basic grammar and technical writing skills.
  • Employee must have basic organizational capabilities, as well as be able to run basic computer skills.
  • 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
  • Teamwork- collaborating with others to improve overall standards of work and service
  • Ability to easily use computers, and Microsoft office programs including MS Outlook, Word


High School Diploma/ GED


Per state law, must be at least 21 years of age.

Must successfully complete a comprehensive background check.

Must pass a drug screening


This position has no supervisory responsibilities


This position operates in cultivation and manufacturing environments. This role routinely uses cultivation processing equipment and standard office equipment such as computers, phones, photocopiers, filing cabinets and fax machines.


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. The employee frequently is required to work in extremely hot (80 degrees to 98 degrees) or cold (50 to 70 degrees)environments. Able to work in a small space or workstation. Must be able to individually lift to 25 lbs. Regular and predictable attendance is essential


This position regularly requires long hours and frequent weekend work.


Travel is primarily local during the business day, although some out-of-the-area and overnight travel may be expected.


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.

AAP/EEO Statement

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.


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.

All applicants must be legally authorized to work in United States and will be required to submit proof of such eligibility.

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