Production Worker

FIGR Charlottetown, PE
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Overall Job Purpose:

Working closely with the Team Leads and Plant Technicians, the Production Workers will be responsible for the care and growth lifecycle of cannabis plants. A Production Worker performs tasks to support growing processes, including, but not limited to; cloning, trimming, and transplanting.

This is a hardworking, hands-on, rolls-up-your-sleeves environment emphasizing a team-oriented and collaborative management style. It will be key for the candidate to embrace change and see past obstacles with a focus on solutions in the context of a company undergoing rapid growth and ongoing functional integration.

Responsibilities, including but not limited to:

  • Supports the Plant Technicians and Team Leads in the overall plant care
  • Perform all the tasks in the growing process according to the master schedule including cloning, transplanting and waste disposal
  • Manage and account for all inventory and supplies
  • Follow all company Standard Operating Procedures (SOP’s) to maintain compliance with FIGR and Health Canada regulations
  • Participate in the company health and safety program and comply with all health and safety related policies and processes
  • Maintain a clean and organized work environment
  • Managing and proactively solving any production issues that may occur

Candidate Profile:

  • Secondary education or equivalent experience is required
  • Horticulture/agriculture education or experience is considered a strong asset
  • Must be comfortable working in, or willing to acclimatize to, extreme temperatures (greenhouse environment)
  • Be physically able to perform the duties of the position; including: standing, walking, bending, pushing, pulling, lifting (up to 50lbs), and sitting on a regular basis
  • Great attention to detail
  • Ability to work independently and safely in a group environment
  • Must have access to reliable transportation
  • A criminal records check will be required after job offer is communicated
  • All employees must be 19+

Additional Information:

Wages: $15.00 per hour
Status: Full-Time, Permanent Position
Schedule: Shiftwork (Early mornings, Days, Weekends, Holidays)
Benefits: Full Medical/Dental Group Benefits Plan & Corporate Gym Memberships after 3 months
Environment: Greenhouse environment (30+ degrees/55+ humidity)

Applications will not be accepted on-site. Due to the high volume of applications received, only those selected for processing will be contacted via email.

If interested in this position, please apply by 11:59pm on September 13, 2021.