Share this Job

Cultivation Assistant 


Reporting to the General Manager, the main role of a Cultivation Assistant will be to help cultivate and harvest plants in both greenhouse and field environments. The successful candidate will work together with and experienced team of cannabis cultivators. We are looking for an organized, hard-working individual who works well in a fast-paced and dynamic environment. 


Main Responsibilities: 


  • Cultivate plants and ensure optimal growth from seedling/clone to harvest 

  • Assist in the recognition and response of plant pathogens and pests 

  • Maintain plant health through pruning and transplanting 

  • Manage sanitation and cleanliness of growing areas 

  • Assist in maintaining plant inventories 

  • Assist with collection and analysis of breeding and phenotypic data as needed 

  • Assess and help make improvements to plant cultivation areas as needed 

  • Comply with company safety, regulatory standards and Standard Operating Procedures 

  • Contribute to overall site organization and tidiness 

  • Aid administrative and facilities team members in other duties as needed/assigned 


Qualifications and Experience:


  • Experience working in a greenhouse, horticulture, agriculture environment is preferred  

  • Basic knowledge of plant upkeep and care; background knowledge of Cannabis life cycle is a bonus  

  • Ability to work in environments with pollen and plant debris 

  • Excellent organizational skills, detail oriented and able to accurately keep records 

  • Strong communication skills 

  • Ability to work and meet deadlines in a dynamic, fast-paced setting 

  • Able to comfortably and safely lift up to 30 lbs. 

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.