Facilities Maintenance Manager
Operations | New Castle, PA | Full Time
At Holistic Industries we are building a great place to work, shop and invest in cannabis. Our mission is to provide patients with the highest quality, safest cannabis medicine possible. As our name suggests, we care for the whole person. Our company develops and offers a wide range of proprietary strains that increase desired cannabinoids such as CBD. These high CBD strains have become our foundation for growing, packaging, and selling the best cannabis in our markets. Our team includes the nation’s most knowledgeable experts in cultivation and medical dispensing, along with professionals who are top of their fields in medical professions, security, agriculture, real estate, and the legal distribution of other highly controlled substances.
Our well-established company is growing rapidly and adding to our team of professionals and specialists. Our employees receive medical, dental, and leave benefits as part of our highly competitive compensation package.
Holistic Industries is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.
About the Job:
The Facilities Maintenance Manager will work to oversee access, security, maintenance and services of the cannabis cultivation facility to ensure that the needs of the organization and its employees are met. The individual in this role is responsible for planning, budgeting and scheduling facility modifications, including estimates on equipment, labor materials and other related costs.
Learn the complete functionality of each piece of equipment and system in the facility
Understand all controls within facility including security, HVAC, plumbing, electric, fertigation, Johnson Controls (Metasys) and CO2
Troubleshoot issues with each piece of equipment and system in the building, including knowledge of shut off valves and controls associated with the process
Oversee all capex projects as needed
Maintain workspace including proper organization of all tools and department supplies
Learn the Johnson Controls- Metasys system and all alarms associated with such
Properly understand maintenance requirements of each piece of equipment and system in the facility
Oversee proper execution of maintenance contracts as needed with capable sub-contractors
Oversee all facets of facility maintenance
Procure all necessary supplies and equipment as directed
Adhere to specific rules and regulations determined by the law and by the commission
Work with various departments to insure entity remains 100% compliant
Participate in strategic discussions about building, operations, execution, etc.
PHYSICAL DEMANDS: VERY LABOR INTENSIVE. Must be able to lift, carry and balance up to 75 pounds (125 pounds with assistance), may include walking or standing for extended periods of time, as well as stooping, bending over and/or crouching. Moderate to loud exposure to noise level. Warehouse environment with artificial light.
Due to state regulations, qualified candidates for this position must be at least 18 years of age and able to pass a fingerprinting background check – certain criminal convictions may disqualify candidates based on state medical marijuana licensing regulations.
Bachelor’s Degree in a related field preferred
At least five years of relevant work experience in a hydroponic vegetable production or bedding plant production facility is desired.
Understanding of electronic control systems
Required Knowledge and Skills:
Excellent organizational and communication skills
Must be a self-starter, flexible to work in a collaborative structure and thrive in a fast-paced environment.
Proven experience as maintenance manager
Experience in planning maintenance operations
Solid understanding of technical aspects of plumbing, carpentry, electrical systems etc.
Working knowledge of facilities machines and equipment
Ability to keep track of and report on activity
Valid Certified Maintenance Manager (CMM) will be a plus
Previous marijuana industry experience preferred with priority given to candidates with experience in licensed facilities
Strong ethics and sound judgment
Must be able to successfully pass a thorough internal and external background check