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Reporting directly to the Lead Cultivator, the Data Collection Assistant will be responsible for the following:


  • Collect and enter the following measurements into the Cultivation Database
    • Plant morphology
    • Airflow
    • Light intensity
    • Leaf temperature
    • Others as required
  • Keep track of planting and harvest events and enter associated information into the database
    • Plug, trigger and harvest dates
    • Planting area
    • Planting density
  • Collect plant tissue samples on a weekly basis
  • Collect substrate runoff samples and measure EC and pH on a weekly basis
  • Operate a variety of other sensors as required
  • Support supervisors in entry of data as required (irrigation schedule, Integrated Pest Management practices, pruning events, etc.)
  • Observe issues related to plant health and report to supervisors
  • Must adhere to SOPs for data collection and entry
  • Communicate with other departments to co-ordinate collection of data and scheduling of observation events
    • Irrigation
    • Processing
    • Facility maintenance
  • Prepare and complete all documentation pertaining to collection and shipment of cannabis samples as required
  • Recognize and report unsafe conditions and practices to prevent injuries and product loss

Working Conditions

  • Temperatures range from 20° to 32° C
  • Ability to work weekends, holidays and after hours as required
  • Repetitive use of hands, wrists and forearms
  • Comfortable working on step ladders


  • Bachelor of Science degree or Horticulture diploma is an asset
  • Previous experience with cannabis or greenhouse crops
  • Intermediate to advanced skill level with MS Excel
  • Other computer skills are an asset
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Strong organizational abilities and ability to prioritize tasks
  • Strong communication and problem-solving skills
  • Time management and interpersonal skills


We would like to thank all applicants for their interest but only those selected for an interview will be contacted.


Aurora Cannabis Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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