The Horticulturist will work as part of a team to maintain a state-of-the art, indoor Cannabis Production Facility in North Denver. Assist in daily operations related to growing Cannabis.
Perform cloning, transplanting, feeding plants, defoliation, cropping, topping, flushing, foliar and preventative sprays, waste disposal, inspect crops, and inventory management.
Continue to develop an extensive knowledge base of successful Integrated Pest Management (IPM) strategies.
Implement our existing, robust cultivation SOPs, and nutrient regiments.
Operate heavy and light horticultural equipment and machinery.
Track environmental factors and record data to provide to Bay 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 timely and efficient manner.
Maintain accurate daily activity records and operation logs as directed using designated software.
Communicate effectively with supervisors and employees.
Contribute to a fun, team-oriented, and challenging work environment in an innovative and pioneering atmosphere.
Contribute and improve upon 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.
Must already possess or be able to qualify to receive a Colorado Marijuana Enforcement Division (MED) support badge and be 21 years of age or older.
Preferred knowledge of soil and hydroponic growing methods including micronutrients, beneficial bacteria, and nutrient implementation, as well as pH, PPM, and EC counts.
Preferred 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 experience in growing.
Knowledge of large-scale commercial plant cultivation, including nutrient requirements, mediums, light requirements, temperature control, and air flow, etc.
Knowledge of Horticulture equipment and coco irrigation systems.
Capable of performing routine tasks and able to make equipment repairs or notify proper personnel when unable to.
Ability to plan ahead, trouble-shoot, anticipate problems, and problem solve.
Ability to learn new technologies.
Able to follow directions and ask questions as needed.