Seasonal - Part Time Outdoor Cannabis Harvest Labor

The Human Connection Whately, MA, USA 2022-03-23 18 - Part-time
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Part-Time Outdoor Cannabis Harvest Labor (Seasonal)

We are hiring for this seasonal position from April-October 2022


Seasonal outdoor harvest laborers will report directly to the Senior Cultivator. The harvest labor job will largely consist of cutting plants, de-leafing/trimming, and shucking (dry and wet) cannabis plants. The harvest laborer should have the ability to perform intensive manual labor, stand for long periods of time, and carry out repetitive tasks during summer weather conditions. The seasonal job may also require laborers to hang, package, weigh, burp and cure bud, as well as subsequent field organization and clean up following the harvest season. The harvest laborer should have a positive attitude and ability to work well with a team.


Responsibilities:


Physical Requirements of the Job: VERY LABOR INTENSIVE. Must be able to lift, carry and balance up to 25 pounds, may include walking or standing for extended periods of time, as well as stooping, bending over and/or crouching as well as repetitive motions. Moderate to loud exposure to noise level. Must be able to safely operate farming machinery such as farm vehicles, trimming fans and handheld trimmers, as well as maintenance equipment such as weed whackers, hoes, etc.

Due to state regulations, qualified candidates for this position must be at least 21 years of age and able to pass a background check – certain criminal convictions may disqualify candidates based on state medical marijuana licensing regulations. There will be no drugs or alcohol on or consumed on The Human Connection or any of their client’s property. Intoxication or the act of consuming drugs or alcohol is prohibited before and during your working shift.


Job Qualifications:


Job Function Cultivation
Industry Agriculture & Farming
Values Acceptance Accountability Adaptability Challenge Communication Dependability Diversity Fun Growth Hard work Honesty Reliability Respect Teamwork Transparency
Soft Skills Ability to work under pressure Adaptability Agility Ethical Honesty Optimistic Self-Awareness Self-Management Teamwork Time Management
Hard Skills
Cultivation Manual Labor (lift 50 lbs) Outdoor Farming Postharvest Trimmer