Dutch Greenhouse Maintenance Manager

The Facilities Manager leads and coordinates by being hands on for all activities for facility maintenance including machinery installation, performing preventative and predictive maintenance on the greenhouse, outdoor grow, grounds, machinery and systems upkeep in addition to guiding engineering, new project build outs and construction activities. This role reports to the VP of Operations and works at our Willcox site. Dutch Greenhouse experience is a must!

Responsibilities

-Maintain, trouble shoot and service mechanical & industrial electrical equipment with plc and relay logic controllers -Perform all aspects of general electrical installations including circuit boards, switch panels, wiring, lighting, and switches -Work with fellow employees, vendors, location managers, assistants, associates and others -Prioritize, plan, schedule and perform daily repairs on equipment, systems, machinery and vehicles -Assume responsibility for all coordinating and conducting greenhouse maintenance -Must use sound judgment when dealing with and eliminating safety related issues -Work with computer applications including word processing, excel spreadsheets, inventory control and reporting -Knowledge of the methods, techniques and safety measures in the use of fertilizers, and pesticides as necessary -Schedule repairs with vendors as necessary -Provide constant attention to all life safety issues and ensure building emergency systems are operational through in -house inspections and vendor maintenance contracts -Ensure company grounds and surrounding areas are maintained in accordance to company, security and environmental procedures and regulations. -Oversee that maintenance and cleaning schedules of all company facilities are carried out in a manner that supports the company’s quality assurance standards. -Receive and uphold worker safety training -Develop a team of motivated, productive, and positive employees. Function as “team leader” across all functions at the assigned site(s). -Ensure the accuracy of required tracking and control reports. -Foster an environment of growth and development by training subordinates on full scope of departmental functions. -Contribute to organization success by welcoming new requests and helping others accomplish job results. -Improve workplace ergonomics to reduce or eliminate work injuries. -Ensure achievement of operational objectives in a timely manner. -Ensure compliance of all company policies and initiatives. -Ensure continuity and maximize productivity and quality within the company guidelines.

Physical Requirements

Capable of Lifting up to 70 lbs. frequently / working at heights of 30 ft.

Working Environment

Due to nature of the position, ability to walk, stand, lift and climb 75% or more of the time.

Experience

-Experience in Cannabis Greenhouse, or other commercial greenhouse -5 years’ experience as a Facilities or Maintenance manager of manufacturing or agriculture facility. -Strong interpersonal and analytical skills. -Have a valid Arizona Driver's License (in good standing) -Must be within 30 minutes of the facility in Willcox, AZ -Bilingual is a plus (English + Spanish) -Ability to pass a background check to secure a Dispensary Agent Card through the AZDHS (Must be 21 years of age or older)

Education

Associate’s degree (or equivalent) in Business, Engineering, or equivalent job experience, Bachelor’s degree preferred.

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