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Integrated Pest Management Technician – Default Company – Wimauma, FL

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Full-time

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  • $39.4K – $49.8K a year is Indeed’s estimated salary for this role in Wimauma, FL.

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IN A NUTSHELL…

This individual will work hands-on monitoring the crops, ensure accurate reports of the crops’ health and wellness are relayed to management, and implement IPM strategies designated by the IPM department.

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 (Surterra Wellness). 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 www.liveparallel.com.

WHAT YOU WILL BE DOING

Oversee the facility’s Integrated Pest Management program to ensure safe and compliant application of state-approved pesticides, beneficial insects, and biocontrol agents.

Responsible for the elimination and control of pests and substances that can impact crop health and yield.

Coordinate closely with Cultivation management team to adjust treatment programs to precisely target pests when they emerge; solicits feedback to align on department goals.

Create, disseminate, and track completion of work orders for chemical mixing and application.

Ensure a safe work environment through ensuring all team members receive training on standard operating procedures, follow all PPE requirements when fulfilling work orders, and posting signage on areas receiving treatments.

Manages routine cleaning and maintenance of all equipment.

Performs routine irrigation inspection and filter replacement.

Complies with PADOH spray regulations and spray logs.

EXPERIENCE AND SKILLS YOU’LL BRING

Age 21 or over (Required)

High School Diploma or equivalent (Required)

Valid Government-Issued Photo ID (Required)

Pesticide Applicator Certification or ability to obtain within 90 days of being hired

6 months experience in commercial cultivation, agriculture, or another related field

Proficient with measurements

Ability to work independently and as a team member

Three (3) months IPM experience

Landscape, nursery, or growing operations experience

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS

Ability to sit, stand, and walk as needed

Ability to bend at the waist, kneel, crouch to access equipment

Ability to lift and carry up to 50lbs

Ability to wear Tyvek suit during certain applications where temperatures can reach up to 90°degrees

Close visual acuity needed for viewing screens and fine print

Exposure to bright light where eye protection is required

Exposure to organic nutrients and cleaning chemicals that require use of gloves

Exposure to cannabis odor

Exposure to skin contact with plants, to which some individuals may be allergic

Exposure to moderate heat and humidity

YOU WILL BE SUCCESSFUL IF YOU…

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

WHAT YOU GET

Employee discount

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

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

Tuition Reimbursement Programs

Pet Insurance

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

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