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2804 – Greenhouse Scout (IPM Technician) Jobs in Pinellas Park, FL at Surterra Wellness


Title: 2804 – Greenhouse Scout (IPM Technician)

Company: Surterra Wellness

Location: Pinellas Park, FL

Location:Wimauma, FL (Cultivation & Production)

PARALLEL

Everyone is welcome here.Each of us is unique, and that’s what makes us amazing. We believe in inclusiveness and celebrating each person’s individuality, because there’s power in bringing people with different points of view and life experiences together. That’s why we provide equal employment opportunities (EEO). All applicants are considered regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, marital status, ancestry, physical or mental disability, veteran status, or sexual orientation. So, bring yourself and your best ideas; when we feel safe and comfortable being ourselves, there’s no limit to what we can achieve.

IN A NUTSHELL…

This individual will work hands-on monitoring the crops, ensure accurate reports of the crops’ health and wellness are relayed to management, and implement IPM strategies designated by the IPM department.

Parallel is one of the largest multi-state cannabis companies in the world, owning and operating in five markets; Florida (Surterra Wellness), Massachusetts (NETA), Pennsylvania (Goodblend), Nevada (The Apothecary Shoppe) and Texas (Goodblend). If you enjoy companies that are growing, moving fast, and constantly challenging themselves to achieve more, then Parallel is for you. We work hard, lean on each other, and are passionate about a pretty ambitious vision … pioneering a new paradigm of what well-being can be for all people, everywhere. For more information, visit www.liveparallel.com.

WHAT YOU WILL BE DOING

Scouting and monitoring of pests, diseases, environmental pressures, beneficial insects, overall trends and generating reports of findings

Maintain and monitor traps to provide feedback on pest counts to the IPM manager

Coordinating with IPM leads and managers on all mechanical, cultural, biological, and chemical programs; and then execute them

Implementing IPM programs and then monitoring efficacy of products used for control measures

Plant maintenance as deemed necessary

Other duties as assigned

EXPERIENCE AND SKILLS YOU’LL BRING

Required

Age 21 or over

High School Diploma or equivalent

Valid Government-Issued Photo ID

Preferred

6 months related work experience.

Good communicator verbal/written.

Well organized and a self-starter.

Must be self-motivated, honest, trustworthy, and always act in a mature and professional manner.

Strong interest in agriculture/horticulture and willing to work in adverse conditions.

Knowledge of horticultural pests and diseases is a plus, on the job training will be provided.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS

Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds

Hand and eye coordination with extreme attention to detail

Exposure to greenhouse environments that exceed temperatures of 100 degrees Fahrenheit

Must be able to stand squat and kneel for long periods of time in small spaces that can be high in heat, high in humidity, wet or dry.

Ability to climb up and down a ladder frequently

Must be able to get respirator fit test certified by a medical professional and perform pesticide applications.

Exposure to water during the duration of the shift is common with growing environments

YOU WILL BE SUCCESSFUL IF YOU…

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 ind…

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