Section Grower
Canopy Growth Corporation
Smiths Falls, ON, CA
6d ago

Section Grower

Smiths Falls, ON, Canada Req #2282 Monday, July 29, 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.

The Company

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.

The Opportunity

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.

Independently performs all Sections Grower job duties. Directly responsible for the quality of crops in the assigned section.

Trains and mentors Production Assistants and directly reports to the Cultivation Manager.

Responsibilities

  • Follow production schedules and communicate variances to the Production 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
  • Other Details

    This is a full-time position based out of Smiths Falls, Ontario.

    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.

  • Smiths Falls, ON, Canada
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