Fertigation - Fertigation Team Member

Kelowna, BC, Canada Req #98
Wednesday, April 21, 2021

The Flowr Corporation is a global cannabis company that exists to cultivate better peopleplants and products. Based in Toronto, we operate globally in Canada, Europe and Australia.  
 

In Canada, our operating campus in Kelowna, BC is situated in the Okanagan Valley, an epicentre of cannabis cultivation. This campus produces recreational and medicinal cannabis from a purpose-built, GMP-designed indoor cultivation facility, an outdoor and greenhouse cultivation site, and state-of-the-art R&D facility. 
 

Internationally, The Flowr Corporation will meet growing global medicinal cannabis demand through its subsidiary Holigen. Licensed to cultivate in Portugal, Holigen will operate GMP-designed cultivation facilities in both Portugal and Australia. Our goal is to be the #1 choice of consumers and patients alike, and our established experts in cannabis cultivation, regulated industries and consumer goods aim to meet that goal responsibly, everywhere we operate.

Fertigation Team Member - KELOWNA

 

WHO WE ARE

The Flowr Corporation is a global cannabis company that exists to cultivate better people, plants and products. Based in Toronto, we operate globally in Canada, Europe and Australia.

In Canada, our operating campus in Kelowna, BC is situated in the Okanagan Valley, an epicenter of cannabis cultivation. This campus produces recreational and medicinal cannabis from a purpose-built, GMP-designed indoor cultivation facility, an outdoor and greenhouse cultivation site, and state-of-the-art R&D facility.

Internationally, The Flowr Corporation will meet growing global medicinal cannabis demand through its subsidiary Holigen. Licensed to cultivate in Portugal, Holigen will operate GMP-designed cultivation facilities in both Portugal and Australia. Our goal is to be the #1 choice of consumers and patients alike, and our established experts in cannabis cultivation, regulated industries and consumer goods aim to meet that goal responsibly, everywhere we operate.

OVERVIEW

We are currently seeking a Fertigation Team Member to come join our fertigation department here at Flowr. Within the horticulture industry, fertigation refers to the practice of irrigating crops with nutrient solutions. The Fertigation Team Member will be responsible for ensuring our high-value cannabis crops are irrigated on schedule and in accordance to crop demands. The Fertigation Team Member is required to mix nutrient solutions, fill out paperwork, collect data from Flower Rooms and maintain a clean and organized fertigation room. The Fertigation Team Member is also responsible for organizing and analyzing data collected by team members. This is a challenging, yet highly rewarding position which supports all other departments within the facility.

CORE JOB DUTIES

  • Clean tanks, floors and other hard surfaces within the fertigation room
  • Calibrate various equipment, including moisture and pH probes
  • Maintain weekly inventory of nutrient and chemical stocks
  • Collect and analyze substrate data
  • Ensure cannabis crops are irrigated correctly via daily monitoring of rooms
  • Coordinate closely with other departments to ensure supplies and irrigation water are provided as needed
  • Prepare, maintain and supply nutrient solutions with a high degree of attention to detail
  • Monitor the status of fertigation equipment including tanks, pumps, probes and monitors
  • Regular maintenance of irrigation lines
  • Preparation of table/line cleaning solutions
  • Manage daily workflow to ensure tasks are completed in a timely manner
  • Review documentation to ensure completeness following Health Canada requirements

 

RELEVANT SKILLS

  • Have your High School diploma or equivalent
  • Adaptability within a rapidly changing work environment
  • Experience working in horticulture or related field
  • Understanding of plant health basics
  • Excellent time management and organizational skills. Ability to work within tight time constraints is a must
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite, especially Microsoft Word and Excel
  • Self-motivated with the ability to identify, delegate and complete needed tasks on schedule without direct supervision
  • Strong emphasis on attention to detail
  • Must be able to carry out repetitive tasks with high efficiency
  • Ability to stand, sit, kneel, and lift objects up to 50 lbs. for extended periods
  • Ability to work weekends or extended shifts
  • Previous experience with data collection and analysis considered an asset
  • Diploma in Horticulture or related field considered a strong asset

 

WHAT WE OFFER

  • Full time hours
  • Flexible time off
  • A competitive hourly wage
  • A chance to learn more about horticulture science and large-scale crop maintenance
  • Full health benefits after three months for you and your family, fully covered! Nothing is ever taken off your pay cheque
  • A chance to work in a new industry, that is ever changing and growing
  • Great team dynamics
The Company is a committed equal opportunity employer. Flowr’s recruitment strategy is designed to attract the best person for each position, to ensure equality of opportunity for all applicants, and to promote our corporate vision and culture. When considering applicants for positions within our Company, only job related criteria such as ability, merit and responsibility are used to evaluate applicants. Flowr prohibits discrimination or harassment on the basis of any characteristic protected by applicable law.

The Company is committed to treating all people in a way that allows them to maintain their dignity and independence. The Company believes in integration and equal opportunity. The Company is committed to meeting the needs of persons with disabilities in a timely manner and will do so by identifying barriers to accessibility, removing barriers to accessibility and meeting accessibility standards in accordance with applicable law.

Other details

  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Kelowna, BC, Canada