Production Assistant

Purefarma Solutions Inc (a subsidiary of Heritage Cannabis Holdings Corp.) - Falkland, BC (30+ days ago)

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Job Posting

Location: Falkland, BC
Duration: Full-time
Start Date: Immediate
Starting Wage: $17 - $20 per hour

Job Summary:

Looking for an opportunity to break into the cannabis industry? No cannabis production experience or education required; this position is fully trainable. We are seeking transferrable skills such as experience working in a kitchen (the ability to multitask under pressure while monitoring the timing of numerous things at once) or any other position that demonstrates experience with mathematics, machinery, manufacturing, etc. We’re looking for people with physical stamina, able to execute tasks independently and work as part of a team, who are eager to learn and highly detail oriented. Your cover letter is the opportunity to describe your cross experience and how it can apply to this position!

The Production Assistant supports the Vice President of Operations and Extraction Technicians in post-processing, filling, and packaging operations. This position will also assist with the ongoing maintenance of the equipment and production facility.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Maintaining the highest level of cleanliness and sterility inside the production area and facility at all times
  • Maintain general care of tools, technical equipment, and production facility
  • Assist with duties relating to Cannabis 365 Enterprise Resource Planning software such as data collection and labelling batch records
  • Follow checks and balances for quality, efficiency, and safety, thus minimizing contamination and product waste
  • Ensure compliance with safe work practices, Standard Operating Procedures and all applicable regulations
  • Comply with all HR policies including confidentiality and non-disclosure
  • Communicate complex issues to Management for immediate resolution
  • Assist in any task the Head of Facilities designates as an immediate priority to preserve the physical or environmental security of the building, contents, or staff
  • Other duties as may be assigned from time to time

Requirements:

  • CTLS Security Clearance is an asset
  • Highschool diploma
  • Clean criminal record
  • Must be 18 years or older
  • Must be fluent in both spoken and written English
  • Must demonstrate comprehension of mathematics
  • G driver’s license and reliable vehicle
  • Experience in and knowledge of Good Manufacturing Practices is an asset
  • Excellent workmanship skills and pride in not cutting corners is mandatory
  • Excellent workplace housekeeping is essential
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Team player with a collaborative attitude able to work cohesively in a group or independently as required

Working Conditions:

  • Shift work may be required, which could include evenings, weekends, and holidays and you may be asked to participate in an averaging agreement (reliable attendance is mandatory)
  • PPE Required: Scrubs, gloves, hairnets, and safety shoes

Physical Requirements:

  • Standing and walking for long periods of time
  • Frequent stooping, bending, kneeling and reaching
  • Ability to perform repetitive tasks while maintaining a high level of attention to detail
  • Ability to work with cannabis, alcohols (organic solvents), and fine dust
  • The ability to lift 20-40 pounds regularly
  • The ability to respond quickly to sounds
  • The ability to move safely over uneven terrain or in confined spaces
  • The ability to see and respond to dangerous situations
  • The ability to safely climb stairs while carrying 20-40 pounds

Application Process:

  • To apply please submit resume and cover letter through Indeed
  • Successful applicants will be required to pass a background check
  • Purefarma Solutions Inc is an equal opportunity employer and we welcome applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the recruitment and selection process. If you require an accommodation at any point in the process, please contact us directly
  • We thank all who apply and advise that only those selected for further consideration will be contacted

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $17.00 to $20.00 /hour

Licence:

  • CTLS security clearance (Preferred)