Delta, BC, Canada Req #2290 Tuesday, July 30, 2019
Legalization has opened up the recreational cannabis market in Canada, and the global demand for medical cannabis continues to expand.
In this exciting new environment, Canopy Growth’s mission is to be the No. 1 cannabis company in the world. We’re looking for incredible people to join us on the journey.
With millions of square feet of licensed cannabis production and operations spanning five continents, Canopy Growth Corporation ( Canopy Growth ) is the largest legal producer of cannabis in the world.
It is a listed company on the Toronto Stock Exchange (WEED), the New York Stock Exchange (CGC), and is part of the S&P Composite Index.
Its wholly owned subsidiaries including its flagship, Tweed, and international medical companies operating under the Spectrum Cannabis brand are leading producers of legal, regulated cannabis.
Headquartered in Smiths Falls, Ontario, Canopy Growth recognizes that employees are at the core of its success, and takes pride in a corporate culture that emphasizes inclusiveness, collaboration, and diversity.
Our employees come from a wide range of backgrounds, each bringing their own unique skills and talents to the table, working together to continue and increase our incredible momentum of growth.
Here’s the deal : we’re soon going to have 3 million sq. ft. of high-end, automated greenhouse space producing some of the best cannabis in the world across two sites in beautiful British Columbia.
If that’s something you’d like to be involved in, you’re in the right place. Here’s the type of person we’re looking for :
In this role you will be responsible for correctly performing the requirements needed for each medical marijuana crop in such a way to produce quality plants, on a consistent basis, with minimal losses, and as efficiently as possible.
Follow production schedules and communicate variances to the Cultivation Manager
Directly responsible for the quality of crops in the assigned section. Trains and mentors Production Assistants and directly reports to the Cultivation Manager
Determine irrigation frequency and duration
Monitor environmental inputs to maximize production and prevent failures
Determine nutrient selection based on observation and production schedule
Perform water, nutrient and soil tests
Prune, train and support growing plants
Execute pest management protocols as directed by IPM Specialist
Identify and trouble shoot plant problems
Coordinate harvest with post-harvest Manager
Check for hermaphroditic pants
Manage phenotype selection
Maintain grow room sanitation protocols
Perform regular calibration of nutrient testing instruments
Keep daily records for production accuracy and compliance with all the laws
Orchestrate the receiving of the new plants
Perform preventative maintenance on growing equipment and test instruments
Plan and monitor daily work activities for Production Assistants
Train Production Assistants in growing techniques and Standard Operating Procedures
Keep records for grow journals and Health Canada documentation
Utilize environmental control system to regulate grow room parameters
Help develop ways to reduce costs or improve efficiencies in production
Ensure compliance of company safety procedures
Ensure cleanliness of facility at all times
Able to work a variety of different shifts
Other duties as assigned
Experience and Background
Two years prior experience as a Section Grower or a similar position
Previous MMAR / ACMPR experience as asset
Greenhouse and / or a horticultural degree
Superior communication and leaderships skills
This is a full-time position based out of Delta, British Columbia.
We appreciate the interest from all candidates, and promise to review all applications, but we will only be contacting those who best fit the requirements.
If you don’t hear from us, don’t fret; every resume we get is kept in our database for six months for consideration in future searches for talent.
Canopy Growth welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities.
Accommodations are available upon request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.
One last note : the chosen applicant will be required to successfully complete background and reference checks.
Thank you so much for your interest in Canopy Growth.