Cultivation Systems Engineer - Cannabis, Indoor Ag

The Cultivation Systems Engineer provides accurate and timely design services, using CAD, Revit, Dialux Evo, and other design software for clients. Examples of design work include lighting systems, racking, and benching systems, fan systems, odor mitigation/microbial treatment systems, pipe design and layout, irrigation equipment layout(s), calculation of flow rates, pressure, specification(s), sequencing, and other system requirements. Work with Design Team and Design Manager to better understand and utilize design systems, processes, and procedures for cultivation systems design services.


Maintain a list of all open projects and reports as requested on project status, timelines, completion dates, goals, landmarks, and roadblocks. Able to become proficient at providing the following calculations recording and providing same as required on a project basis: Size appropriate tanks, Size filtration system, Layout equipment in the headhouse Propose and draw most efficient pipe runs in fertigation layout Calculate pipe header pipe size/pressure losses Calculate pump size Confirm tank sizes will suffice for facility size and doorway restrictions System sequencing and total irrigation time Flow rate calculations table Will provide designs in Schematic Design, Design Development, Construction Document formats for all equipment required on a project basis including all lighting, airflow, benching/racking systems, irrigation, and fertigation systems. Proficient at providing the following designs recording and providing same as required on a project basis. Work with Control Systems Engineering to develop control points lists and verify same from the manufacturer for all automated systems.

Physical Requirements

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to stand, walk; use hands to finger, handle or feel; and reach with hands and arms.

Working Environment

This is a full-time position. Days and hours of work are Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5 p.m. Occasional evening and weekend work may be required as job duties demand.

This position operates in a professional office environment. This role routinely uses standard office equipment such as computers, phones, photocopiers, and filing cabinets. Frequent trade show environment.

While performing consulting services, this employee will be exposed to common elements in an agricultural facility including bright light, humidity, and air circulation. The employee is responsible for wearing proper PPE while advising at the customer location.


3-5 years of experience in Revit Mechanically/technically inclined with experience in a client-facing role Experience promoting to and networking with potential clients at trade shows Ability to handle ambiguity, and anticipate and quickly react to changes in a fast-paced environment Knowledgeable and experienced with the use of CAD and Revit design systems and capable of utilizing these systems to perform facility design. Excellent verbal and written communication skills, including the ability to explain technical concepts in simple, understandable terms - Communication proficiency (written and verbal) Teamwork skills Time Management Organization Results-Oriented Initiative Technical Capability


Bachelor’s Degree in Design, Engineering, Architecture or related field.

About urban-gro, Inc (NASDAQ: UGRO)

By combining our design and integration services, an industry-leading suite of cultivation equipment and crop management products, including proprietary technology solutions, urban-gro provides integrated solutions for today’s indoor horticulture market to efficiently manage, optimize operations, and building performance. At urban-gro, Inc., we engineer and design indoor controlled environment agriculture (“CEA”) facilities and then integrate complex environmental equipment systems into those facilities. Our custom-tailored approach to engineering design, equipment sourcing, and the integration of complex equipment systems provide a single point of accountability across all aspects of indoor growing operations. We help our clients achieve operational efficiency and economic advantages through a full spectrum of solutions focused on facility optimization and environmental health, which allows our clients to manage their entire cultivation lifecycle, establishing facilities that operate and perform at high levels.

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