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Cultivation Manager sought by Free Rain Farms in Ferndale

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Free Rain Farms seeks Cultivation Manager in Ferndale

Free Rain Farms is a wholesale grow facility, operating out of a 1-acre glass Venlo-design Dutch greenhouse.

We began operations a little over a year ago and have since established good stability and strong market presence.

We are currently looking for a professional grower to assume the role of Cultivation Manager.

The right candidate will be an integrated member of Management and be responsible for the crop-care team and oversight of the following greenhouse functions.


· Manage Crop Care schedule and delegate tasks to the Crop Care team

· Collaborate with Cultivation manager to schedule labor and track hours

· Monitor soil, regulate irrigation, and maintain even moisture levels

· Take soil and leaf tissue samples for lab analysis and compile data

· Oversee post harvest cleaning in synch with crop schedule and sanitation protocols

· Maintain sanitation protocols in greenhouse and entry areas

· Work in tandem with Cultivation manager to monitor climate

· After-hours on-line monitoring to ensure conditions are stable

· Responsible for scouting pests, monitoring disease pressure, and recording data

· Apply beneficial insects, pesticides, and fungicides in accordance with best practices

· Research and collaborate with IPM manager to create IPM schedule

· Submit orders to IPM manager

· Communicate bi-monthly post-harvest crop summary to Cultivation manager

· Maintain greenhouse equipment as needed

· Submit maintenance requests to GM

· Quality and compliance lead

· Collaborate harvest schedule with Processing Manager

· Enforce best IPM practices

· Order supplies

· Create plan for crop layout

· Audit plants in flower bay and incoming crops

· Train employees on SOP’s and cultivation practices

· Create SOP’s for flower

· Ensure Crop Care team prunes, trains, and supports plants in accordance with best methods

· Maintain a supportive workplace with positive attitude and reinforcement

· Identify and trouble shoot plant problems and suggest recommendations


· Engaged

· Organized

· Accurate and detailed

· Motivated and positive

· Team player

· Strong communicator

· Dependable and even tempered

· Decisive and open-minded

· Collaborative

· Supportive

· Understands how to build a strong team


· Knowledge of chemistry

· Understanding of plant health, life cycle, and nutrition

· Knowledgeable in Priva

· Strong understanding of organic pest management and pesticides

· Strong understanding of plant environmental conditions

· Proficient in excel, word, google doc, and traceability

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $50,000.00 to $65,000.00 /year


  • Greenhouse: 2 years (Preferred)
  • cultivation: 3 years (Preferred)
  • cultivation management: 2 years (Preferred)


  • Driver’s (Preferred)

Work Location:

  • One location


  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Paid time off

This Job Is Ideal for Someone Who Is:

  • Dependable — more reliable than spontaneous
  • People-oriented — enjoys interacting with people and working on group projects
  • Adaptable/flexible — enjoys doing work that requires frequent shifts in direction
  • Detail-oriented — would rather focus on the details of work than the bigger picture
  • Achievement-oriented — enjoys taking on challenges, even if they might fail


  • Day shift
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