Cultivation Technician

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Revolutionary Clinics

Recruiting Firm, Riderflex has been hired by our client, Revolutionary Clinics, to find their Cultivation Technician!
Company: Revolutionary Clinics
Industry: Cannabis
Title: Cultivation Technician
Location: Fitchburg, Mass.
Type: Full-time/W-2
Exciting opportunity in the cannabis industry!
Position Summary
Cultivators work as a team to ensure optimum growth, quality, appearance and health of plants. Communication skills, organization, attention to safety and detail, and time management are critical to the success of the cultivator and the overall success of CAS, Revolutionary Clinics, and CDS of America.
Primary Responsibilities Perform all irrigation and growing operations. Assist in development, management and implementation of IPM. Adhere to all sanitation, cultural and general growing protocols. Apply bio-pesticides, chemicals and biologicals as required for maintaining crop health. Assist in the planning of the cultivation ensuring that all work is appropriately prioritized and completed in a timely manner. Performs all phases of plant production. Ensures proper planting depth, irrigation, labeling, plant grooming, harvesting, documentation and other tasks as assigned. Walk grow pods daily to monitor water management, cultural issues, fertilization, insect and disease monitoring, sanitation, and overall plant growth, health, and appearance. Monitors plant development to ascertain conditions such as leaf texture, bloom size and the existence of pests or disease; documenting substandard or diseased plants to maintain quality standards. Assist with minor irrigation repairs preventative maintenance. Plan the space allocation for new plants scheduled from production. Work closely with production to make smooth transition of new plants/production into grow pods and ensure immediate needs are met on all new production. Train fellow cultivators to perform their jobs as efficiently and as effectively as possible. Maintain cultivation records to include specifics about plant growth, fertilization, pest problems and any treatment of these problems. Maintains inventory of needed growing and production supplies. Proven ability to learn new concepts and apply concepts to a variety of situations to improve growing methodology. Apply chemicals, testing and disease prevention techniques. Assist with harvesting, trimming, packaging, receiving and other tasks as needed. Knowledge of Safety Data Sheets (SDS) and OSHA policies and procedures. Maintain a clean and safe work environment. Adheres to all Compliance and Security procedures. All other duties as assigned.
Other Duties
Please note this job description is not designated 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.
Requirements High School Diploma or General Education Degree (GED). Transferrable skills and/or a college degree. Must remain in compliance with local, state, federal, and internal policies and regulations for working in the cannabis industry. Must be at least 21 years of age. Must pass CORI, background and social media background checks. Must be legally eligible to work in the United States. Preferred Demonstrated initiative and self-direction. Experience in the cannabis industry. Excellent interpersonal and communication skills. Ability to climb, squat, bend, twist and stand for extended periods of time. Be able to lift or push items weighing up to 50 pounds (22kg). Effectively manage time and meet all specified deadlines. Ability to operate and maintain equipment in a safe manner. High degree of flexibility, with a strong work ethic. Attention to detail and low tolerance for unmet expectations. Willingness to do what it takes to get the job done to a high standard. Have reliable transportation and dedication.
Revolutionary Clinics offers a competitive, comprehensive benefit package: Medical/dental insurance Flex spending accounts Vacation, personal days, paid holidays
About Revolutionary Clinics
Revolutionary Clinics grow facility, located in a historic shoe factory in Fitchburg, Massachusetts, is home to some of the happiest marijuana plants you could ever imagine. Pampered from seed to flower, every plant is cultivated and nurtured using the most state-of-the-art equipment and the most talented, creative growers. Revolutionary Farms is the largest and most high-tech grow facility in the state. The site’s geothermal water-cooled LED lights make them more environmentally efficient, and its perma-therm walls prevent mold, mildew and other contaminants from penetrating the grow pods. Revolutionary Clinics is a community-oriented cannabis organization that provides the highest quality products and best customer service to qualified people in a safe and responsible manner. They serve as an industry-leading operator and maintain the highest standards of professional conduct.
About Recruiting Firm, Riderflex
Riderflex is a global recruiting and consulting firm. Our core purpose is to help create dynamic work environments for clients and candidates. We specialize in three core competencies; recruiting, consulting and candidate services. Our recruiting process includes vetting candidates through video interviews by current C-Level executives with over 30 years of experience. We recruit for all industries and functions, from the C-Suite to Manager level, nationwide. Riderflex brings your leadership to the next level with consulting services including Human Resources, Marketing, IT, Sales, Finance and Operations. Who We Are Listen to the Riderflex Podcast – Career Advice and Job Interviewing Tips