Job Description – Cultivation Assistant

Summary/Objective

This full-time position assists the Cultivation Manager in day to day operations to ensure all plants and grow rooms receive the care they need. Candidates should be professional, career-minded, punctual, reliable, positive, hard working, and have a passion for horticulture.

This position is hands-on and requires an individual who enjoys and is accustomed to manual, agricultural labor-intensive jobs. This individual is responsible for performing routine tasks related to agricultural production.

Essential Functions

  • Implements cultivation techniques and methodologies at various stages of plant growth and development, as directed by the Cultivation Manager

  • Assisting  with day to day plant tasks such as watering, fertilization, pruning, propagating,  harvesting.

  • Intensive cleaning/sterilizing of equipment and general cultivation areas

  • Following policies and procedures related to clean and safe production of finished goods and compliance to waste disposal procedures.

Requirements

  • Being at least 21 years of age

  • Passing a full background check

  • Positive attitude

  • Strictly adhering to protocols set by cultivation manager

  • Having extremely good hygiene

  • Must be able to work at a steady pace and meet production deadlines

  • Reliable transportation

  • Repeatedly lifting up to 75 lbs

  • Ability to work extra shifts as needed

  • Ability to stand, sit, squat, bend, kneel,  and reach for long periods of time

Hours and Schedule

Tuesday - Saturday
6:30 AM - 3:00 PM

To Apply

Send a resume and cover letter to careers@centralavecare.org