Cultivation Technician – Parallel – Lakeland, FL

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The Cultivation Technician assists in the growing and cultivation of medical marijuana. Performs select tasks in the cultivation process. This is a “hands on,” entry level role in the cultivation process.

Parallel is one of the largest multi-state cannabis companies in the world, owning and operating in five markets; Florida (Surterra Wellness), Massachusetts (NETA), Pennsylvania (Goodblend), Nevada (The Apothecary Shoppe) and Texas (Goodblend). If you enjoy companies that are growing, moving fast, and constantly challenging themselves to achieve more, then Parallel is for you. We work hard, lean on each other, and are passionate about a pretty ambitious vision … pioneering a new paradigm of what well-being can be for all people, everywhere. For more information, visit .


Maintains plant Cultivation by following Parallel’s Policies & Procedures for the daily operations and fully comply with state medical marijuana regulations

Work closely with the Cultivation Supervisors/Team Leads on some elements of cultivation and production

Provide water and nutrients appropriately to ensure sustainable growth. Accurately weigh and measure nutrient and water needs

Assists in the transferring of plants from Vegetative rooms to Flower rooms

Properly sets up trellis and ties up plant limbs appropriately

Fills out logbooks daily accurately

Consistently checks plant weights to ensure proper water content

Assists the harvest team when needed



Age 21 or over (Required)

High School Diploma or equivalent (Required)

Valid Government-Issued Photo ID (Required)


Minimum of 6+ months agricultural or cultivation experience preferred specifically with cannabis

Ability to calculate and record measurements

Ability to accurately read and interpret directions in English

Ability to understand and follow directions

Ability to focus and be task oriented, complete tasks with minimal oversight

Can take direction well; great communication skills

Must be proficient with measurements at all times

Ability to work independently or as a team member, be organized and have extreme attention to detail


Ability to work in an indoor growing environment which includes dry, hot, and humid conditions and extended exposure to Co2.

Requires the ability to stand, kneel, sit or stoop for prolonged periods of time, with constant attention to detail for 10 hours per day.

Ability to lift up to 50lbs. unassisted and up to 80lbs assisted.

Ability to perform dexterous hand movement for 8-10 hours per day.

Ability to wear required PPE for duration of shift.


Are self-motivated; micro-managing isn’t fun for anyone

Roll your sleeves up and do the work; strategy is important, but so is getting stuff done

Can work fast and be flexible; our industry is always changing

Play nice with others; we collaborate with each other a lot

Think creatively; sometimes, the “traditional” solution isn’t the best one


Consistent, reliable benefits; Full medical/vision/dental, 401k with possibility of a company match, access to company-sponsored well-being programs

Personal growth; industry-leading leadership and professional development offerings

Balance and flexibility; paid time off, paid parental leave, flexible work arrangements

Belonging and voice; employee resource groups, product advisory councils, monthly opportunities to share feedback and discuss your employee experience

Chance to make a difference; Employee Relief Fund, community volunteerism through our Parallel Cares program

Equity opportunity; ability to share in both the short-term and the long-term financial success of Parallel

Employee discount


Our Vision – why we exist – is to pioneer well-being and improve the quality of life for humanity through the benefits of cannabinoids.

Our Mission – how we will do this – is to build a leading, global well-being company through the best talent, our values, trusted and recognized brands, science and technology-based innovation, and a relentless focus on execution and continuous improvement.

Our Values – Integrity | Collaboration | Alignment | Intentionality | Accountability | Agility

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. We embrace and encourage our employees’ differences in age, color, disability, ethnicity, gender identity or expression, language, national origin, physical and mental ability, political affiliation, race, religion, sexual orientation, socioeconomic status, veteran status, and other characteristics that make our employees unique.

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