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Reporting to the General Manager the Technical Writer will be located in Cremona, AB, and will be responsible for, but not limited to, the following:


  • Write new Quality Assurance requests
  • Read, write and review ASTM standards, patent info & other technical writing for our department
  • Plan, develop, organize, write and edit operational procedures
  • Research, develop and create technical specifications and protocols
  • Analyze documents to maintain style of content continuity
  • Responsible for creating and/or making formatting changes and edits to draft documents based on supporting documentation from departments (Standard Operating Procedures, Material Specifications, Validation Protocols)
  • Serve as technical resource to departments in the development of Master Production & Packaging documentation by advising on current document naming conventions, active standard instruction requirements and master template issues
  • Collaborate with document owners and change control owners to perform a thorough and complete impact analysis for all components of the change control request
  • Facilitate the compiling of supporting documentation (ie. Mark-ups, drafts) with the document owner
  • Ensure all related documents and data affected by a change request are captured
  • Ensure changes outlined in the change management system coincide with mark-ups and or proposed change
  • Ensure all changes are aligned with GMP regulations
  • Ensure the correct documents are included to support the changes required
  • Provide technical support/instruction to document and change control owners on the proper use of custom toolbars and formatting techniques and correct template usage
  • Act as liason between the document owners and QA document control
  • Monitors rejections/corrections during the business impact process and inform the appropriate individuals for issue resolution
  • Track and monitor progress of master document changes to meet cycle time goals and customer service level agreements
  • Alert the change control owner of time-related issues as necessary
  • Gather and analyze data for non-conformances and preventative actions
  • Produce high-quality procedures that meets applicable standards and are appropriate for their intended audience
  • Understand and follow all related SOPs and procedures to GMP standards
  • Complete all required documentation using good documentation practices




  • 3+ years’ experience in a technical writing position
  • Bachelor’s degree or diploma in English, Communications, or other related fields
  • Ability to act with minimal supervision, discretion, maturity, and with absolute confidentiality
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to explain concepts clearly
  • Ability to work under tight timelines and to balance multiple and varied projects at one time
  • Public company experience preferred but not required
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Proficiency in the use of computer software for word processing, spreadsheets, email, Internet
  • Familiar with using Microsoft Office – Word, Excel etc.
  • Strong organizational skills, ability to multi-task and ability to exercise independent judgment
  • Excellent communication skills, both in oral and written
  • Bilingualism (French and English) is considered an asset


We would like to thank all applicants for their interest but only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Aurora Cannabis Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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