Irrigation Technician
Canopy Growth Corporation
Smiths Falls, ON, Canada
17h ago

Irrigation Technician

Smiths Falls, ON, Canada Req #2300 Wednesday, November 13, 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 Therapeutics 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

The Irrigation Technician will work closely with the Irrigation Specialist as well as the Propagation and Grow team. The successful candidate is to ensure that all irrigation requirements are followed accordingly.

This role entails someone who can maintain proper records for inventory, measurements and sanitation of our irrigation system and nutrients.


  • Maintain strategy for crop irrigation
  • Work closely with grow team to ensure irrigation plan is properly implemented and maintained
  • Maintain inventory of all chemicals and fertilizers on site
  • Ensure fertilizer concentrate tanks are filled adequately
  • Respond to fertigation alarms and troubleshoot issues
  • Take measurements, record data and observations
  • Write and execute Standard Operating Procedures related to irrigation
  • Maintain grow room sanitation protocols
  • Performs regular calibration of nutrient testing instruments
  • Monitor soil moisture content of the crop, and obtain water samples for testing
  • Coach team to provide continuous workflow in a Coach team to provide continuous workflow in a processional, team orientated manner with an emphasis on quality in a fast-paced environment
  • Develop professional and congenial rapport as liaison between your team and other departments associated with the group and its management
  • Participate in continuous improvements initiatives
  • Ensure the team is aware of and following work instructions to ensure health of the plant
  • Receive any incoming shipments in the warehouse and maintain inventory when necessary
  • Able to work variable shifts to meet business requirements
  • Other duties as assigned
  • Experience and Background

  • Strong excel and computer skills
  • Ability to organize / prioritize workload
  • Attention to detail and accuracy
  • Knowledge of irrigation / environmental systems an asset
  • 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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