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FLOWER CO

Cultivation Technician

FLOWER CO. is adding Cultivation Technicians to help us maintain a full-cycle Greenhouse Cannabis Production Facility in Carpinteria, CA. The Cultivation Technicians will work as a team to assist in daily operations related to growing, harvesting, and processing cannabis through the post-harvest process.

What you’ll do

  • Feed plants, defoliation, cropping, topping, and general plant maintenance, including:
  • flushing, foliar and preventative sprays, waste disposal, inspect crops, inventory management, and some post-harvest duties.
  • Be trained on Pest Management (IPM) strategies.
  • Implement and execute farm SOPs.
  • Operate light horticultural equipment and machinery.
  • Track environmental factors and record data to provide to Managers and Head Growers.
  • Maintain a clean and organized work environment.
  • Perform water, media, and solution sampling and testing procedures.
  • Adhere to industry standards and waste disposal procedures set forth by regulatory agencies.
  • Aid in oversight of the completion of operations in a timely and efficient manner.
  • Maintain accurate daily activity records and operation logs, as directed, using designated software or SOPs.
  • Communicate effectively with supervisors and teammates.
  • Contribute to a fun, team-oriented, and challenging work environment in an innovative and pioneering atmosphere.
  • Contribute and improve already-existing operations and processes to improve work-flow, efficiency, and provide constructive feedback and recommendations.
  • Comply with all HR policies, including confidentiality and non-disclosure agreements.

Who you are

  • Must already possess or be able to qualify to work in the California Cannabis industry
  • Must be 21 years of age or older
  • High School diploma or equivalent (preferred)
  • Knowledge of soil and hydroponic growing methods including micronutrients, beneficial bacteria, and nutrient implementation, as well as pH, PPM, and EC counts. (preferred, but not required)
  • Knowledge of container systems with soil and hydro, as well as understanding temperature and humidity manipulation. (preferred)
  • Knowledge of plant diseases, insects and fungi, as well as plant treatment options. (preferred)
  • Knowledge of large-scale commercial plant cultivation, including nutrient requirements, mediums, light requirements, temperature control, and air flow, etc.
  • Knowledge of Horticulture equipment and irrigation systems.
  • Capable of performing routine tasks with the ability to make equipment repairs or notifying proper personnel when unable to.
  • Ability to plan ahead, trouble-shoot, anticipate problems, and problem-solve.
  • Ability and interest in quickly learning new technologies.
  • Ability to lift 50lbs and stand for long periods of time.
  • Ability to make it to work on time.
  • Able to follow directions and ask questions as needed.

About the CEO

Ted Lichtenberger is a former McKinsey consultant, Y Combinator alumnus, and serial cannabis founder. In addition to FLOWER CO., Ted also co-founded Old Pal and supply chain company, West of West. Check out his LinkedIn to get to know him better: https://www.linkedin.com/in/tedlichtenberger/.

About FLOWER CO.

FLOWER CO. sells weed on the internet. We’ve built an end-to-end software and operations system for sourcing, fulfillment, delivery, and e-commerce in a highly regulated industry. We’re tackling big, unique problems to solve in a massive space that is growing exponentially with wider legalization.

FLOWER CO. is backed by some of the best investors in Silicon Valley and OG cannabis industry insiders. By working with us, you’ll get amazing exposure to all of the workings of a successful cannabis startup from tech and cannabis industry veterans. Join our dream team and grow with us!

FLOWER CO. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We do not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, transgender status, sexual stereotypes, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics. FLOWER CO. is committed to providing reasonable accommodations for candidates with disabilities in our recruiting process. If you need any assistance or accommodations due to a disability, please let us know.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $16.00 – $22.00 per hour

Schedule:

  • 8 hour shift
  • Day shift
  • Monday to Friday
  • Weekend availability

Work Location: One location

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