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Director, Cultivation
Posted on 5/28/2022
INACTIVE
Locations
Wimauma, FL, USA
Experience Level
Entry
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Desired Skills
Leadership
Management
Requirements
  • Age 21 or over
  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Valid Government-Issued Photo ID
  • Bachelor's Degree in Horticulture/Agriculture or comparable experience in greenhouse and indoor operations
  • 3-5 years' experience growing in Florida-like climate using organic approved controls
  • 3-5 years' experience with hydroponic growing systems - coconut coir growing media and flood/drip irrigation systems
  • Working knowledge of advanced growing systems - automated control of greenhouse environment
  • Proven success implementing high production processes and procedures
  • Multi-year experience in managing high volume production operations
  • Demonstrates excellent leadership skills and possessed a strong work ethic
  • Excellent delegation and follow-up skills
  • Must be goal and task oriented; handles stress professionally
  • Exceptional decision-making capabilities, able to solve problems holistically
  • Superior conflict management and human resources principles and practices
  • Proven success of process improvement techniques
  • Must be organized and have extreme attention to detail
  • Sustainable Agriculture Expertise
  • Planning and Organizing
  • Business Acumen
  • Excellent oral and Written Communication
  • Ability to work in indoor and Greenhouse environments
  • Ability to stand for prolonged periods of time
  • Consistent attention to detail for 10+ hours per day
  • Must be able to bend, lift and stoop continuously
  • Ability to lift 60 lbs. unassisted and up to 80 lbs. assisted
Responsibilities
  • Ensure highest quality crop yields across all aspects of the growing cycle while utilizing sustainable agriculture best practice
  • Establish key cultivation metrics - including nutrition, irrigation, IPM program and an advanced knowledge of organic products - and ensure targets are achieved
  • Manage all phases of cultivation (growing, fertigation, IPM, harvest)
  • Maintain and enforces a culture of compliance for all cultivation activities with strict adherence to the Florida Statues for a Medical Marijuana Treatment Center, as well as regulations set forth by local, state and federal agencies such as OSHA
  • Maintain best in class practices set by Surterra
  • Be an effective and collaborative partner to ensure successful production of end products
  • Lead and motivate team of developing cultivation talent
  • Ensure implementation and effectiveness of all systems and routines throughout the cultivation process
  • Maintain knowledge of industry trends and ensure continuous improvement
  • Partner with cross functional leads to drive innovation and ensure ongoing asset protection protocols are in place and followed
  • Travel within the state of Florida as needed
  • Are self-motivated; micro-managing isn't fun for anyone
  • Roll your sleeves up and do the work; strategy is important, but so is getting stuff done
  • Can work fast and be flexible; our industry is always changing
  • Play nice with others; we collaborate with each other a lot
  • Think creatively; sometimes, the traditional solution isn't the best one
Parallel
Parallel Wireless designs and maintains cellular networks.
Company mission
Parallel Wireless designs and maintains cellular networks.