Nursery Lead

Aug 3, 2022🔗 👁️ 151 151 Views

🏢 710 Labs 📍 Denver, CO

💰 $52,000 a year 🗓️ Full-time 🏷️ Cultivation 📛 MED Badge

About our company

At 710 Labs, our mission is simple: to disrupt the industry through obsessive quality. We believe in quality over everything – quality people, quality thinking, quality expression, quality of life. We believe in open communication and genuine collaboration where everyone has a voice. We rise together as a team and as an industry.

710 Labs is an award-winning multi-state cannabis brand obsessed with making the richest flavored, organic, small batch cannabis on the planet. We are the OGs that hand select and hunt exotic cultivars from the most renowned breeders. We collaborate with artists such as Richard Prince, LSD World Peace, Astral Oracles, The Elder Stateman and Camp High among others for exclusive accessories and product drops.

Job description

The ideal candidate is detail oriented with prior experience in cannabis propagation and must be familiar with cloning techniques, watering plants by hand, and Mother plant care. Nursery Lead works side-by-side with technicians to delegate daily tasks and oversee that all tasks are completed on-time and in accordance with SOPs and leadership expectations. The Nursery Lead will be reporting to the Cultivation Manager for daily tasks.

Responsibilities include:

Daily task delegation

Firm understanding of all department processes and procedures

Day to day workflow organization and planning

Training and managing work flow of Nursery Technicians

Monitor Productivity/Performance & provide employee feedback

Meet Performance Goals set by Cultivation Manager and Cultivation Director

Oversee all major cultivation tasks (clone, transplant, room fills, etc.)

Minor/Intermediate METRC Movements (I.e. movement from one room or license to another)

Pest/Pathogen/Health Scouting

AM/PM Open and closing duties of facility and department

Transplanting rooted clones into coco

Topping and pruning vegetative plants

Taking cuttings from Mother plants and sticking cuttings into rockwool

Pruning Mother plants according to cultivar and cloning needs

Preparing grow media for clones and/or transplants

Mixing and applying biostimulants/pesticides via foliar sprays and drenches

Releases beneficial/predatory insects

Irrigating by hand according to plants size and needs

Following strict biosecurity protocols, maintaining sanitation of tools and person

Working at a fast pace under warm and humid conditions - vegetative rooms average 75+ degrees and 65% relative humidity

Cleaning tables, mopping floors, and filling footbaths with sanitation solution

Standing/squatting/bending with arms extended for long periods of time

Affixing METRC tags to plant lots and individual plants

Scouting for and reporting any pests and pathogens (powdery mildew, botrytis)

Any other task assigned by the Cultivation Manager or Director of Cultivation

Pay range: $52,000 salary

Benefit package includes medical, dental, vision, Life/AD&D, paid time off, and holidays


Must have MED Employee License

2+ years of experience in Nursery Technician or similar role

Strong attention to detail and organizational skills

Capable of working independently

Must be able to lift up to 25 lbs

Nursery Leads will be required to learn how different cultivars/strains grow, and how to identify a variety of pests/pathogens. This is a labor-intensive position that requires good critical thinking skills and the ability to adapt to rapidly changing tasks.

Please note that the regulations and laws of The State of Colorado require persons working onsite at a cannabis facility to be at least 21 years of age.

The Company is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.