Job Details

Requisition Number 17-0044
Title Cultivation Technician
Employment Type Full Time
City Las Vegas
State NV
Description

To be considered applicants must live in the Pueblo area and have a current MED badge. Out of state applicants will not be considered. Role and Responsibilities To assist the Cultivation Supervisor and Operations Manager with the day-to-day maintenance and upkeep of the outdoor grow operation. Cultivation Technicians (Cultivation Tech’s) may be required to do one or all of the tasks listed below depending on the skill level of the Cultivation Tech. • Watering • Soil mixing • Fertilizer mixing • Pruning • Trellising • Scouting • Responsible for plant health • Cleaning grow area • Maintenance and monitoring of systems • Pesticide application

Requirements

Qualifications and Education Requirements

• High school diploma or equivalent required

• Must be 21 years old

• Valid Support badge or ability to obtain state agency card

• Possess the horticultural skills to provide proper plant health care

• Basic math skills • Valid driver’s license and transportation

• Ability to operate standard office equipment

• Good verbal and written communication skills

Preferred Skills and Education

• Bachelor degree

• Prior experience working in greenhouse or agricultural experience

• Prior customer service experience

Physical and Environmental Requirements

• Ability to work a minimum of 8 hours a day and rotating shifts.

• Ability to lift, push, and pull 50 pounds

• Ability to sit, squat, bend, and kneel repetitively throughout a work day

• Ability to stand and walk for extended periods of time (farm is 2.7 miles of area)

• Ability to use a ladder (up to 12 ft. extension) and general hardware tools needed for common repairs

• Ability and willingness to work in the following conditions: Exposure to pollen, allergens, and chemical pesticides on the farm. Extreme temperatures including sun, wind, rain, and cold.  Work environments that include exposure to, but not limited to, chemicals, fumes, dust, odors, extreme heat temperatures, heights, indoor AC, no AC, motion, noise, protective gear, vibrations, and water.

We are proud to be an EEO/AA employer M/F/Disabled/Vet. We maintain a drug-free workplace.

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