Title: Grow Associate
Reporting to: Head Grower, Grow Leads
Location: New Castle, PA
The ideal candidate will have at least 2 years of experience as a greenhouse technician in a hydroponic vegetable production or bedding plant production facility. The candidate should understand basic horticulture and how production cycles work in large-scale agriculture. Ideal work experience would be with manual maintenance of high dollar vegetable crops such as tomato, cucumber or peppers. This position will work closely with and report to our Grow Lead, assisting in all aspects and stages in Production and planning. The prospective employee should have a solid work ethic that is proven through their resume. Must be a team player and should be self-motivated to maintain production standards of quality, safety, and efficiency. This person should be punctual, detail oriented and able to manage their time effectively to complete multiple tasks daily. Candidate should have reliable transportation.
Major Areas of Responsibility (include but not limited to)
- Basic plant maintenance: defoliation, topping, pruning, trellising, cutting
- Assist in harvest and packaging
- Cleaning and sanitization of production areas and all equipment associated with production
- Set-up and break down of production areas
Culture and Work Environment
At Holistic Industries, our mission is to provide patients with the highest quality, safest cannabis medicine possible. Our medicine is designed to alleviate the symptoms of numerous medical conditions. As our name suggests, we care for the whole person, taking into consideration mental and social factors along with the physical symptoms of a disease or illness. This means our company develops and offers a wide range of proprietary strains that increase desired cannabinoids such as cannabidiol (CBD), with its low psychoactivity and lack of other side effects. These high CBD strains have become our foundation for creating safe medication for patients in need.
Our team is comprised of the nation’s most knowledgeable experts in cultivation and medical dispensing, along with professionals who are top of their fields in medical professions, security, agriculture, real estate, and the legal distribution of other highly controlled substances. Our leadership includes public servants, thought leaders, investors, and representatives of one of the most established agricultural companies in Maryland.
Founded in 2014, Holistic Industries was the first cultivation center to open in Washington D.C. and the first to bring CBD to market. Today we own and operate a total of five medical cannabis facilities in two states and the District of Columbia – and we are growing. Holistic facilities include cultivation centers, where we grow the highest quality, safest medical cannabis available; processing centers, where we develop and package medical cannabis products; and dispensaries, where we ensure our customers have the treatments they need.
Please note, drug testing and background check is a requirement for employment.
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