Maintenance Technician (Cannabis)

Maintenance Gainesville, Florida


Position at Liberty Health Sciences

Company Description

AYR Wellness is a publicly traded, multi-state cannabis company with more than 85 dispensaries. We are one of the largest scale producers of high-quality cannabis in the U.S., and our purpose is to be a force for good. People are at the heart of everything we do, and we are passionate about bringing progress and positive changes to our communities, our industry, and our world. 

Our talented and reliable team members are the foundation of our business and investing in exceptional talent is paramount to our success. The key to building a culture where everyone can thrive starts and ends with our teams. Their collective courage and kyndness sets AYR apart. Your career growth at AYR is limitless, and we believe in creating an environment where everyone can flourish and win together.

Job Summary

We are looking for a skilled Maintenance Technician to perform tasks such as repairs and cleaning. You will be responsible for applying basic fixes to equipment and building systems and ensuring facilities are tidy and functional. The ideal candidate will have experience and solid technical knowledge.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Assists in fostering a positive work environment, treating everyone with dignity and respect while perpetuating a curiosity for “everything cannabis”.
  • Respond quickly in the event of an emergency, notify appropriate personnel, and follow safety protocol
  • Survey buildings and repair mechanical systems to ensure they are consistent with health and safety regulations
  • Support the setup of ventilation, and other systems and conduct repairs when necessary
  • Inspect alarm systems such as carbon dioxide and fire protection and quickly schedule repairs when needed
  • Perform minor fixes such as repairing broken locks, filling gaps on walls etc.
  • Conduct maintenance tasks such as replacing light bulbs
  • Undertake activities of pest control such as spraying insecticide
  • Collaborate with workers and other professionals during renovations 


  • ·           A valid driver’s license is required
  • ·           Must be 21 years of age or older
  • ·           Able to pass all background checks
  • ·           Basic knowledge of plumbing, electrical, carpentry
  • ·           Maintain regular and punctual attendance


  • High school diploma/GED required


  • 1-3 years in facilities maintenance with a preference on industrial maintenance

Competencies (Knowledge, Skills, and Attitude)

  • Results Oriented - Empowered with knowledge of their potential and enjoys working hard to create wonder; is action oriented and full of energy for impactful and challenging projects; acts with minimal direction; seizes more opportunities than peers; exceeds goals and is consistently a top performer; applies key business and industry knowledge and experience to make informed decisions and take actions that drive business results; conscientious of the bottom line and steadfastly pushes self and others for results that deliver on Company goals.
  • Problem Solving - Utilizes rigorous logic and methods to solve difficult problems with effective solutions that build an ecosystem of knowledge; probes useful sources for answers and resolution; quickly identifies unforeseen problems and looks beyond the obvious to succeed; is resilient and continues pursuit of options when initial answers aren’t favorable.
  • Functional/Technical Skill - Possesses functional and technical knowledge and skills to perform at a high level of accomplishment; understands how their job function supports being a force for good. Able to effectively manage budgets commensurate to their role.

Direct reports

  • No direct reports

Working conditions

  •            The person in this position may be exposed to dust, kief, cleaning chemicals and fumes. Although systems are in place to remove these byproducts, there is still exposure to some degree
  •            Must be able to accommodate scheduling that may include varied shifts, weekend and some holidays. On-Call availability outside of usual business hours is required
  •            Occasionally works in outside conditions that include exposure to inclement weather, heat and humidity

Physical requirements

  • Sitting, standing and walking motion/movement will be required throughout the shift
  • Frequently ascends/descends a ladder and uses scissor lift to inspect/maintain equipment
  • Occasionally works in outside conditions that includes exposure to inclement weather, heat and humidity
  • Occasional lifting, positioning or moving items up to 100 pounds


Nothing in this job description restricts management’s right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time. 

At AYR Wellness, our vision is to be a force for good in all we do and to bring lasting positive change to our communities, our industry, and our world. And it wouldn’t be possible without our exceptionally talented team. We’re proud to be an equal opportunity employer that celebrates the uniqueness of each employee and supports their individual journey in finding their genius and pursuing their passion.

AYR Wellness is committed to the policy that all persons have equal access to employment. We strongly encourage applications from people of color, persons with disabilities, women, and the LGBTQ+ community, regardless of age, gender, religion, marital or veterans’ status.