The Propagation Technician will report to one of the Mother, Clone or Vegetation Supervisors and will be responsible for carrying out all propagation related tasks, including cloning, irrigating, plant maintenance, transplanting and shoot selection. The Propagation Technician will carry out Zenabis' policies procedures and contribute towards the goal of achieving production targets within set timelines.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Follow standard operating procedures (SOP) for all propagation activities during cannabis processing, at all times, to produce consistent quality cannabis products
Assure all cannabis products are free from contamination risk at all processing stages within propagation
Implement standard procedures that maximize equipment safety, sanitation practices, maintenance support and assure consistent quality product output
Ensure regulatory requirements needed for premises and equipment used for propagation are maintained in clean and sanitary conditions
Ensure GPP, GACP and GMP guidelines are adhere to the highest standard
Responsible for sanitation of equipment and production areas
Ensure refuse and waste products are managed and destroyed as per the current approved standard operating procedures
Collaborate with department associates in all facility areas to improve process performance and safety
Employ professional and clear communication practices to maintain a positive and progressive team atmosphere
Other responsibilities as assigned by Department Supervisors/Leads and Managers
High school diploma or equivalent
Demonstrated ability to work in a regulated environment such as commercial food, national grocery store, national retailer, etc.
Ability to work in fast paced and growing environment
Commercial grow experience or professional equivalency is considered an asset
Post-secondary Diploma in Agriculture/Horticulture/Forestry and (or) any other related technical discipline is desirable
Agricultural/Manufacturing background in a GACP, HACCP, GPP, GMP or ISO regulated environment is an asset
Demonstrated experience in cultivation of cannabis or other delicate commercial crops is considered an asset
Salary: Hourly Wage
Security Clearance: Security Clearance may be requested for this position
Working Hours: Working Hours: Hourly Position - Shift Work. Some occasional weekend work or on-call work may be required as per direction of immediate supervisor/manager
Physical Requirements: Physical aptitude and health necessary to perform manual labor tasks required for the proper management of cultivation warehouse
Zenabis is quickly becoming a key player in the rapidly growing Canadian cannabis industry. As a publicly traded company (TSX:ZENA) with over 30 years of experience in commercial agriculture, we have the potential to become one of the largest licensed producers of medical and adult-use cannabis in the world. We are a diverse and passionate team of doctors, scientists, cultivators, educators, and advocates with the same goal: to increase access to high quality cannabis products.
While headquartered in downtown Vancouver, Zenabis' facilities are located coast to coast across Canada. As the reach of our products continues to expand nationwide and internationally, we are looking for exceptional talent to propel our company to the next level. Join us as we help build this budding industry! For more information, please visit: https://www.zenabis.com.