Veg/Flower Team Lead – Parallel – Lakeland, FL

Everyone is welcome here . Each of us is unique, and that’s what makes us amazing. We believe in inclusiveness and celebrating each person’s individuality, because there’s power in bringing people with different points of view and life experiences together. That’s why we provide equal employment opportunities (EEO). All applicants are considered regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, marital status, ancestry, physical or mental disability, veteran status, or sexual orientation.

So, bring yourself and your best ideas; when we feel safe and comfortable being ourselves, there’s no limit to what we can achieve.


The Veg/Flower Team Lead ensures that all plant work timelines are achieved, conducts new-hire and ongoing training of associates, takes the lead when executing priority tasks, and communicates all issues/successes to Supervisor. Team Leads are also expected to act as a Supervisor if the Supervisor is out for any reason and ensures proper efficiency on weekend shifts.

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 .


Always demonstrates leadership by actions and acts as an example to others

Monitor team performance and report findings to supervisor

Train new associates on protocols and procedures

Daily meetings with teams, to include stretching & flexing exercises

Records and tracks team member progress in accordance with daily and weekly requirements for KPI’S

Listen to team member’s feedback, provide accurate information to supervisor

Participates in inventory activities

Work closely with team members to ensure daily responsibilities of the production goals are met

Performs daily cleaning duties for respective team members

Enforces production SOPs, including all documents, guides, and checklists.

Demonstrates accuracy and thoroughness to improve and promote quality, striving to increase productivity.


Age 21 or over (Required)

High School Diploma or equivalent (Required)

Valid Government-Issued Photo ID (Required)

3+ years of relevant experience (preferred in a cultivation environment)

1+ year(s) of experience overseeing SOPs and tracking KPIs

Plant knowledge helpful but not necessary

Flexibility to work varying hours and various days of the week including potential 10 hour shifts and holidays, as needed

Must be able to follow instructions unsupervised and has ability to concentrate on each task

Ability to understand and communicate information is essential

Ability to work as part of a team

Ability to work in a fast-paced, changing, and challenging environment.

Accurate data-entry and record keeping on both paper and in computer software

Strong attention to detail, organizational skills and time management abilities


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 a possible company match, access to company-sponsored well-being programs

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

Financial opportunity; an incentive program that provides opportunity to earn cash AND equity in a fast-growing company and industry

Employee discount

Chance to make a difference; Employee Relief Fund, community volunteerism opportunities through Benevity


Ability to work in a CO2-filled room where temperatures can exceed 80 degrees for up to 10 hours daily.

Ability to lift 50 pounds regularly.

Ability to move safely over uneven terrain or in confined spaces.

Ability to be able to be in constant standing/moving position.

Ability to perform various physical activities, including lifting, standing, and squatting.


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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