Post Harvest Technician

  • FlowerHire
  • Lakewood, CO, USA
  • 16 Aug, 2021

Job Description

The Post Harvest Technician provides manual labor which supports the post-cultivation activities and operations of our cultivation department. This position will be responsible for preparing and processing harvests for flower sales and oil extraction. The ideal candidate is a self-motivated, positive individual who can think of no better way to spend the work day than potting, big leafing, and harvesting cannabis plants with expert care and precision. 

  • Participating in cannabis harvest process including offload, harvesting, sanitizing and reloading flower rooms, milling and destruction of cannabis waste
  • Harvesting and drying wet cannabis plants
  • Accurately weigh and record post-harvest materials and manage cultivation waste
  • Cleans and sanitizes dry rooms
  • Document any and all activity in Illinois traceability program
  • Maintain open communication with management team and co-workers
  • Maintain a neat and organized work area allowing for the proper segregation of materials and processes
  • Follow all SOPs, verbal directives, training information and policies when performing duties

Required Skills

  • Previous experience in a hands-on environment with high attention to detail preferred
  • High school diploma or equivalent required
  • Highly motivated, self-directed, innovative and able to work independently or among teams with keen judgement, common sense and resourcefulness
  • Attention to detail and ability to focus on one task for extended periods of time
  • Adapts and thrives in a demanding, start-up, fast-paced environment
  • Ability to work independently throughout a workday with given directives
  • Must pass any and all required pre-employment screenings
  • Must be and remain compliant with all legal or company regulations for working in the industry
  • Must be a minimum of 21 years of age
  • Must be approved by the D.O.A. to receive an Agent badge

Desired Skills

  • Previous experience in a cultivation or post harvest role in a regulated cannabis facility
  • Degree in horticulture or botany

About Careers in Cannabis

Welcome to the Careers in Cannabis network.

By creating your Careers in Cannabis X Profile, you take the first step towards finding your next job opportunity – and career step – in the fast-growing cannabis industry.

Built from the ground up for the industry, the Careers in Cannabis platform is designed to make the process of finding your next gig intuitive. Through our matching technology, you can easily assess your personal fit for various skills and roles across the cannabis industry.

Your profile provides immediate access to good local job openings, and you will be notified of new job openings immediately as companies post to CareersinCannabis.com.

You’re harvesting the power of X Profile to find your fit and your future gig.

Benefits

Salary range: $15 - $16 per hour

Equal opportunity employer

Careers in Cannabis is an equal opportunity employer and we welcome applications from all backgrounds regardless of race, color, religion, sex, ancestry, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or any other classification protected by law.