Production Technician Lead -Leamington

Tilray - Leamington, ON (4 months ago)

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High Park Company is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Tilray, a global leader in cannabis cultivation, processing, and distribution. Tilray serves patients in Canada and around the world with a diverse range of pharmaceutical-grade medical cannabis products as High Park Company focuses on creating distinctive products for adult Canadian consumers.

About High Park Company
High Park Company was established to develop, sell, and distribute inspiring and iconic adult-use cannabis brands.

About Tilray
Tilray is a global pioneer in cannabis research, cultivation, processing and distribution currently serving tens of thousands of patients in ten countries spanning five continents.

Production Technician Lead - Leamington, ON

Reporting to the Production Supervisor, the Production Technician Lead will be responsible for successfully leading the Upstream Production Program including:

Role and Responsibilities
Fostering and role modeling a positive attitude; outlook, willingness to learn and contributing to company success in their teams
Ensuring the effective execution of facilities tasks within established company policy, procedure and requirements (Safety, Quality, Compliance)
Train, coach and mentor employees to work at a level of performance identifiable with world class organizations with the goal of continuous process improvement every day
Identify and communicate with Production Supervisors
Responsible for effective completion of housekeeping tasks
Ensure completion of required training, including any required health and safety training
Any other duties as assigned
Supporting direction from the Production Supervisor and Growers to learn how to prepare for events before and after each major activity in the Upstream Production Program
Lead and implement SOP and GMP compliance
Lead how to safely and effectively set-up, operate and take-down all sanitation equipment
Lead how to wash, sanitize and fill 4” and 2 gallon pots prior to all required Transplants and Up Pots
Lead how to sanitize and set up all production materials required for Harvests
Lead how to expedite Root ball removal (post-harvest) to our supplied coco bins
directed in grow room, cure room and mother room sanitization procedures
All other requests that help with process flow of the facility
Qualifications and Education Requirements
Grade 12 diploma preferred
Horticulture experience is an asset
Experience in a regulated and highly compliant environment is desired (ie. food industry, pharmaceutical)
Basic computer skills considered an asset
Capable of multi-tasking with minimal supervision
Ability to be flexible and work in a fast-paced, dynamic environment
Must have the ability to obtain A/RPIC status as per Health Canada’s Access to Cannabis for Medical Purposes Regulations
High Park welcomes applications from all qualified individuals and is committed to employment equity and diversity in the workplace.

Accommodations are available for applicants with disabilities throughout the recruitment process. If you require accommodations for interviews or other meetings, please advise when submitting your application.