Grow Technician

Aleafia Health Concord, ON 2022-09-19 $14 - $27 - Full-time
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Grow Technician Grimsby, ON | Full-time

Team 2 – Wednesday to Saturday (6:15AM-4:45PM)

The Grow Technician, under the direction of the Supervisor, Flower, is primarily responsible for the day-to-day maintenance of cannabis plants. This position will properly trim and prune the cannabis plants while adhering to strict organization policies.


• Trim and prune cannabis plants for plant maintenance and cannabis production

• Assist in the harvesting of cannabis plants

• Transfer plants as needed throughout the growth and production process

• Detect and report all plant health and pest problems to Supervisor, Flower

• Adhere to growing schedules and report deviations from established procedures to lead grower

• Clean and sanitize work area as required

• Assist in weighing and transporting cannabis throughout the production process

• Assist in waste destruction according to operating procedures

• Perform data entry and complete records

• Operate equipment safely as per standard operating procedures

• Adhere to all occupational health and safety regulations

• Other duties as assigned


Experience / Education

• High school diploma/GED

• Cannabis or greenhouse industry experience would be considered an asset

• Horticulture or Agriculture experience would be considered an asset

Skills & Abilities

• Strong written & verbal communication skills with ability to comprehend detailed instructions

• Ability to prioritize and manage conflicting demands

• Ability to sit and stand for extended periods of time

• Ability to work individually as well as part of a team

• Demonstrated time management skills

• Knowledge of cannabis plant composition is an asset

• High level of integrity and work ethic

• Must have own transportation as we are not on a public transportation route

Physical Demands

• See Physical Demands Analysis for this role for details

Working Conditions

• Constant exposure to the smell of cannabis

• Constant exposure to high temperatures & high humidity

• Flexible hours including nights, weekends, and holidays

• Using manual dexterity repetitively

• Extended periods of stooping, bending, kneeling, standing, and walking

• Lifting, moving, or manipulating objects up to 10 kilograms

• Overtime as required

Note: The chosen applicant will be required to successfully complete reference checks and a criminal background check.

We appreciate the interest by all candidates however we will be contacting those that best fit the requirements. If you are selected to participate in the recruitment process, please inform Human Resources of any accommodations you may require. Aleafia Health will work with you in an effort to ensure that you are able to fully participate in the process