[FH74] IPM Scout

Cronos GrowCo Kingsville, ON 2022-09-19 Full-time
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From $19 an hour

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- Secondary School (Preferred)

- English (Preferred)


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Casual dress

Dental care

Extended health care

Vision care

Full Job Description

At Cronos Growing Company (GrowCo), we are focused on developing and retaining a motivated and highly skilled team. We are working towards building one of the strongest brands in the global cannabis industry. We are in the process of building a world-class, high functioning team. The working environment will provide several great opportunities for growth and career development.

We are looking for talented people with a passion for agriculture and the cannabis industry, an excitement for innovative technology and research, and a thirst to learn. Want to get involved? We want to hear from you!


If you value ethics, love finding creative solutions, and have a passion for compliance, then this is the job for you! As a member of the growing team, reporting to the IPM Supervisor or designate; the Scout is a vital role to ensure that pests, diseases, and plant health issues are detected early on. This role requires the applicant to be detail oriented and a self-starter that can work with a diverse team of professionals. The Scout position is part of a highly skilled, highly motivated group that requires an eye for quality in each step of the growing process. This position is based out of Kingsville, Ontario.

Job Duties:

· Daily monitoring and scouting of pest, disease, and plant health.

· Supervision of IPM protocols of pest and disease management.

· Compiling IPM and conventional reports for review.

· Monitoring efficiencies of control measures used.

· Verification of pest and disease infestation trends.

· Maintaining up to date records.

· Planning and organizing scout duties as required.

· Assist in other duties as required.


· Horticulture, hydroponic vegetable/cannabis greenhouse education and/or experience is an asset.

· Pesticide license or Assistant’s license an asset

· Knowledgeable of hydroponic cannabis pests and disease identification

· Good verbal and written communicator

· Must be computer literate.

· Must be honest, forthcoming, flexible, reliable, and respectful to others.

· Must have a minimum of 1-year hands on experience (hydroponic vegetable or cannabis)

Your Environment:

· Work environment can be warm and humid.

· Able to wear the appropriate PPE including a full-face mask and spray suit as needed.

· Lifting up to 50 lbs. on regular basis.

· Standing & walking for long periods of time.

· Frequent bending, kneeling, and reaching.

· Ability to perform a series of repetitive operations requiring manual dexterity and visual acuity.

· Able to work flexible hours including weekends.

NOTE: Job Description is not intended to be all-inclusive. Employee may perform other related duties to meet the ongoing needs of the organization.

Cronos GrowCo supports a diverse and inclusive work environment, and we will provide reasonable accommodation for qualified individuals in the job application process.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent, Casual

Salary: From $19.00 per hour


- Casual dress

- Dental care

- Extended health care

- Vision care


- 8 hour shift

Ability to commute/relocate:

- Kingsville, ON: reliably commute or plan to relocate before starting work (required)


- Secondary School (preferred)


- English (preferred)

Work Location: One location

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