Swiss company operating under the highest standards of professionalism is looking for a Master grower to develop, and manage a large-scale indoor production facility.
The ideal candidate will hold a degree in horticulture or agriculture, and have significant industry experience managing a commercial indoor production facility.
Interface with general contractors and architects to manage the design/build process.
Manage an indoor cultivation facility including purchasing and maintaining materials.
Responsible for all the tasks in the grow including: cloning, transplanting, feeding plants, manicuring, defoliation, super cropping, topping, flushing, foliar and preventative sprays, trimming, packaging, waste disposal and inventory management..
Develop and/or maintain grow-house protocols and organic nutrient regiment.
Follow and exceed the highest quality, safety and efficacy standards, in all stages of the cultivation process. This includes to establish a procedure of auto-control in compliance with Swiss regulations.
Manage a working crew of employees.
Cataloguing and analysing each individual strain from clone to flower to harvesting.
Cloning and manage vegetation with at least a 90% success rate.
Execute preventative maintenance and elimination of all types of mold, powdery mildew, spider mites, root aphids, fungus gnats, etc.
Maintain a clean and organized work environment compliant with medical standards.
SKILLS / QUALIFICATIONS:
You have at least 3 years commercial grow experience as a Master Grower and a previous managing position experience.
Knowledge of large scale commercial plant cultivation including nutrient requirements, mediums, light requirements, temperature control, air flow, etc.
Working knowledge in container systems with soil and hydro as well as understanding temperature and humidity manipulation.
Mastery of soil and hydroponic growing methods including micronutrients, beneficial bacteria and nutrient implementation.
Mastery of Aeroponics growing methods, including in-depth knowledge of PH; PPM and EC counts.
Well researched in new techniques and insight to expand knowledge in nutrient of individual strains, high yield recipes, controlled stress environments to different lighting systems and set ups.
Advanced knowledge of rich CBD Strains; Sativa, Indica and Hybrids as well as genetics.
Must have accountability, proactive behavior and strong attention to detail.
You are trustworthy and hard working.
BS degree or higher strongly preferred. Agriculture degree is an asset.
Experience in cultivating medical grade/organic cannabis strongly preferred.
English is mandatory, French would be an asset.
You have no prior felony convictions or marijuana/drug related misdemeanours.
Pay will be highly competitive and based upon experience.
5 weeks of paid holidays
If you are qualified and interested in the position, please send your résumé and cover letter.
Location : Switzerland
Start date : as soon as possible, consultant position is requested immediately but the 100% on site position could start within the following months.
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