Position:  Production Technician
Location:  Cantanhede, Portugal
Job Id:  1286
# of Openings:  1

Production Technician / Técnico de Cultivo
(Cantanhede - Portugal)
Tilray is a global leader in medical cannabis research and production dedicated to providing safe, consistent and reliable therapy to patients. We are the only GMP certified medical cannabis producer currently supplying products to thousands of patients, physicians, pharmacies, hospitals, governments and researchers in Australia, Canada, the European Union and the Americas.  Our team of PhD scientists, botanists and master horticulturists are leaders in cannabis research and related agricultural sciences. We strive to improve scientific understanding of the potential applications of medical cannabis and have invested in developing continuing medical education programs for health care practitioners around the globe.
Looking to develop your career at the forefront of a rapidly expanding industry?
Ready to apply your talents to make a positive difference in the lives of patients around the globe?
Reporting to the Production Supervisor, the Technician will be responsible for safely carrying out the “In Room duties” which support the growth and health of the plants.
The Technician will follow standard operating procedures and document consistently to ensure the quality of the plants.

Role and Responsibilities

  • Closely observe and care for plants; communicate any potential problem immediately.
  • Carry out tasks in support of the Integrated pest management (IPM) plan, Irrigation and Mother Team
  • Assist with the clonal propagation and transplants
  • Prepares and assists with pre-veg and performs clone room maintenance
  • Removes plants from pots for harvest
  • Harvests the plants and maintains a clean room; performs thorough cleaning post-harvest
  • Erects netting, sprays, de-leafs and prune the plants
  • Completes standard operating procedures, document processes and records observations
  • Maintains and records plant Inventory
  • Cleans the grown room, sweeping, mopping, emptying garbage & recycling

Qualifications and Education Requirements

  • High School diploma required
  • 1-year experience in a greenhouse or in agriculture is required
  • Natural and demonstrated ability to grow and care for plants
  • Strong observational skills and prioritization of tasks
  • Must have the ability to accurately document weights and measures
  • Capable of multi-tasking with minimal supervision
  • Proven ability to effectively use Microsoft Office Application.
  • Must be able to stand for extended periods of time and repetitively lift/carry 20 kilos throughout a shift.
  • Ability to continuously learn and implement SOP and GMP compliance
  • Ability to perform the safe and effective execution of all duties in accordance with established company safety, quality and compliance policies.
  • Ability to fully and accurately complete and submit all required documentation and records

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