IPM Night Technician

IPM Night Technician
Joe Dougherty



IPM Technicians perform “hands on” duties in the production facility, interacting with all growth phases. The IPM Tech will ensure that all plants are attended to with correct treatment for all growth phases, ensuring product quality and safety. The IPM Tech is an integral part of plant health, ensuring customer satisfaction. This individual is expected to operate under the highest standards of compliance and professionalism.


Essential Duties


Application and Procedures

  • Apply pesticide treatments in a safe, effective, and compliant manner to all phases of growth.
  • Maintain constant up-to-date understanding of product labels, safety data sheets, and use rates.
  • Must be able to operate spray equipment.
  • Must perform regular maintenance on all equipment.
  • Must be able to maintain pace with the rest of the crew.
  • Must work in a focused, quick, and efficient manner.
  • Must be a team player, assist other employees to complete tasks.
  • Must follow all instructions as directed by the supervisor and manager of IPM.
  • Ability to read and implement required SOPs.
  • Perform regular cleaning duties as needed throughout the facility.


Logging and Data Collection

  • Maintain records of treatments completed.
  • Fill out data related to equipment check out and calibration.



  • Ensure compliance with all local, state, and federal regulations.
  • Ensure that workflow and work procedures are documented, and that appropriate controls and audits are in place to ensure data and processing integrity.


Work Environment

  • Adhere to all work safety requirements including but not limited to: lifting, bending, and move up and down ladders throughout shift.
  • Perform regular cleaning and maintenance on work surfaces, tools, and related equipment to ensure systems are well maintained.
  • Keep doors closed when not in use.
  • Wear protective clothing when working with plants.
  • Before exiting the facility remove protective clothing and ensure that there is no cannabis on your personal clothing, shoes, or hair.


Other Duties

  • Other duties as assigned, including, but not limited to assisting other departments to help facilitate the additional and/or supplemental work such as harvesting, trimming, packaging, cleaning and light maintenance as needed throughout the facility.





  • Works under the general supervision of the Manager of IPM.
  • Works under the direct supervision of the Supervisor of IPM.
  • This person does not supervise others.


Job Qualifications


Work Experience

  • One to three years of work experience in a related industry or work environment.
  • Six months to one year of experience in the Farm preferred.
  • Demonstrated leadership capabilities.
  • Demonstrated oral and written communication capabilities.
  • Knowledge and understanding of all products utilized in the department.
  • Each new IPM Team Member will go through a minimum 30-day training period to build and strengthen their skills.
  • Must be able to secure appropriate work credentials from the Colorado Department of Revenue, MED.



  • High School Diploma or equivalent required.


Proven success in the following job competencies

  • Organization
  • Time Management
  • Communication
  • Teamwork
  • Leadership
  • Results
  • Problem Solving and Decision Making



Working Conditions


  • Able to use a computer and/or hand tools for extended periods of time.
  • Able to move about a typical office, manufacturing, and warehouse environment.
  • Able to kneel, bend, reach, rotate, and stoop on an intermittent to regular basis daily.
  • Able to lift and move up to 50 pounds occasionally.
  • Hours may exceed 40 hours per week.
  • Regular and on-time attendance.
  • Occasional travel by conventional means including aircraft, motor vehicle and the like within the region and to other locations as required.
  • Must be able to work a 3:15pm to 2:00am shift. Weekends and holidays included.


Note:  To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed above are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required and are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities or qualifications associated with this job.


We are an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or any other status protected by applicable law.