Grower Technician/Horticulturist

Industry

Pharmaceuticals

Advert ID

CAN_434168

Location

Collingwood

Job Type

Permanent

Hours

Full-Time

Salary Range

CAD37000-50000.00 per year

No. of Openings

1

Branch Information

Barrie, ON - (CAN) 132 Commerce Park Drive Suite Q ON Barrie , ON - L4N 8W8 Phone : 705-728-1191

ContactNumber

705-728-1191

Job Description

Medicinal Cannabis is one of the fastest growing pharmaceutical industries in Canada. Are you ready for a career upgrade?



As Cannabis Cultivation Technician, you ensure best practices in greenhouse genetic development, quality control and plant care operations. Move your horticulture career north of Toronto, to the sunny Wasaga Beach area, and partner your skills with an industry leader in Cannabis production.



SCOPE

Work in partnership with Manufacturing and R&D as you support all areas of cannabis growth, plant health and regeneration.



Key Accountabilities:

* Produces and maintain a diverse genetic palette of plants

* Prepare fertilization, regulate temperature, light level controls

* Monitor plant health, electronic conductivity and air circulation devices to regulate growth

* Prepare, collect manage plant data for Lead Horticulturalist

* Assist in administering Integrated Pest Management (IPM) to control of pest

* Collects, presents and supports research information for R&D team

* Other project work as required



Qualifications:

* BSc. (Bio-Science) or equivalent Horticulture Technician Diploma/education, emphasizing horticulture or floriculture greenhouse production

* Submit to a Responsible Person in Charge (RPIC) security clearance

* Strong working knowledge in propagation, and potted plant production, work in varying temperatures

* Able to operate horticultural equipment in greenhouse and indoor growth environment

* Strong research and problem solving skills, demonstrated work ethic

* Solid verbal and written communication skills, scientific curiosity



OFFERINGS:

* Competitive salary

* Health benefits (medical, dental, vision) LTD, Insurance



To APPLY

jen.burton@manpower.com

www.manpower.ca



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