General Labour - Cannabis


Adecco is currently hiring General Labour for a Cannabis client in Port Perry, ON, 30 minutes North of Whitby, ON. You will be responsible for assisting in Grow operations to ensure they meet production targets and quality standards. 

Shift Schedule: Monday - Thursday OR Friday - Saturday 

  • Day shift: 7:00am - 7:00pm 
  • Night Shift: 7:00pm - 7:00am
  • Why apply?

  • Paid weekly - accurate and on time + 4% vacation pay added to each pay cheque
  • Health and Safety and Covid-19 policies in place to ensure your safety
  • $250 Referral bonus!
  • Medical & Dental benefits available once qualified  
  • General Labour Responsibilities:

  • Shuck and trim cannabis plants at harvest time, as required
  • Perform de-stemming and monitor for plant issues including rot
  • Transport plants from harvest bins into drying buildings
  • Assist with the drying process
  • Detect, report, and control all plant health and pest problems
  • Clean and sanitize work area as required
  • Assist in weighing and transporting cannabis throughout the harvest process
  • Lift plants and other material up to 15 kilograms
  • Adhere to all occupational health and safety regulations
  • Other duties as assigned
  • General Labour Qualifications:

  • Cannabis industry experience would be considered an asset
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal with ability to comprehend detailed instructions
  • Ability to sit and stand for extended periods of time
  • Ability to work individually as well as part of a team
  • Demonstrated time management skills
  • Knowledge of cannabis plant composition is an asset
  • High level of integrity and work ethic
  • Must have own transportation as we are not on a public transportation route
  • Working Conditions:

  • Constant exposure to the strong smell of cannabis
  • Using manual dexterity repetitively
  • Extended periods of stooping, bending, kneeling, walking, and standing
  • Lifting, moving, or manipulating objects up to 15 kilograms
  • Working in an outdoor environment subject to frequent temperature changes
  • Working in hot, humid conditions
  • Working in cold temperatures while outdoors
  • Working in a busy environment
  • Use of required personal protective equipment (Health & Safety and COVID-19 PPE)
  • Overtime as required
  • Requirements of Workers

  • Must have clear criminal background check
  • If you are interested in this full time General Labour position in Port Perry, ON. Apply now and hear back from our Recruiters shortly! 


    • Apply with Adecco

    Reference number CA_EN_1_026614_1732721

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