Propagation Technician – Fluent Cannabis Care – Winter Garden, FL

Fluent is a premier medical cannabis company, with cultivation, processing and retail locations in Florida, Texas, Pennsylvania, Puerto Rico and Canada. 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

ROLE SUMMARY

The Propagation Technician helps coordinate the daily activities in our cultivation facility. The Propagation Technician efficiently and effectively cares and propagates the plants to ensure they are at optimum health to provide high quality product to our patients.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

· To determine the 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

· Conduct daily care and maintenance of plants from seed to harvest.

· The appropriate irrigation, weeding, fertilizing, pruning, sanitation, and pest control propagation stock.

· 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.

· Maintaining the highest levels of cleanliness and sterility inside the production area and facility at all times, including routine cleaning and sterilization of equipment and infrastructure

· Monitor and Report Pest and disease to Plant Health Specialist.

· Use, maintain, and operate equipment in the facility.

· Learn and follow protocols for plant systems and lab support.

· Take instruction and assist with tasks delegated by the management team.

· Participate in harvest and processing if needed.

· Ensure the daily compliance policies are followed, but not limited to compliance with the state, security protocols, access protocols and dress code.

QUALIFICATIONS/EXPERIENCE

· Relevant experience, training or education, such as professional experience in a nursery setting or other related work.

· Agriculture experience

· Must have knowledge of cultivation processes

· Ability to work both in a team and independently

· Accuracy and consistency are a must

· Able to work in environment with varying temperatures

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

· 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

· Strong team player

· Willingness to learn and develop

· Basic computer skills (Word, Excel, etc.)

WORK ENVIRONMENT

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.

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 position. While performing the duties of this position, the employee is regularly required to verbally communicate with coworkers. The position requires standing and sitting for long periods of time, walking, repetitive gripping motions, and reaching with hands and arms. This position frequently lifts, carries, or positions objects weighing 50 pounds or more.

POSITION TYPE / EXPECTED HOURS OF WORK

This position regularly requires long hours, frequent weekend work and flexible hours as needed.

REQUIRED EDUCATION and EXPERIENCE

High School Diploma or G.E.D equivalent is required

PREFERRED EDUCATION and EXPERIENCE

One and one-half to two years of experience in a nursery setting or other related work.

ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS

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

Must successfully complete a comprehensive background check.

Must pass drug screen

OTHER DUTIES

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.

COMPANY BENEFITS

Fluent provides comprehensive benefits offerings to all full-time employees. Our benefits include medical, dental and vision insurance, and paid time-off program.

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

Please note: Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $12.00 /hour

Experience:

  • Agriculture: 2 years (Preferred)

Education:

  • High school or equivalent (Preferred)

Location:

  • Winter Garden, FL (Required)

Work Location:

  • One location

Benefits:

  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Paid time off

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