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Aurora Cannabis Inc. is a world-renowned integrated cannabis company with an industry-leading reputation for continuously elevating and setting the global cannabis industry standard.

Through our wholly owned subsidiaries, strategic investments, and global partnerships, Aurora provides a wide range of premium quality cannabis and hemp products and services, develops innovative technologies, promotes cannabis consumer health and wellness, and delivers an exceptional customer experience across all its brands.

Aurora’s operations span multiple continents and focuses on both the medical and recreational cannabis production and sales, patient education and clinic counselling services, home hydroponic cultivation, extraction technologies and delivery systems, and hemp-based food health products.

We operate around the globe pursuing new and emerging cannabis markets where possible through our owned network of import, export and wholesale distributors, our e-commerce and mobile applications, brick and mortar retail stores, as well as grocery store retailers, and pharmacies.

Quality Assurance Associate

We are seeking a self-motivated individual to help maintain compliance throughout our edible product manufacturing processes in the western region.  Reporting to the Quality Assurance Manager of Edible Production – West, the Quality Assurance Associate will ensure consistent quality of edible cannabis production by assisting in developing and enforcing appropriate Preventative Control Plans (PCPs), in conjunction with existing GPP and GMP systems. This position is located in Edmonton however some travel may be required.

MAIN RESPONSBILITIES:

  • Participate in developing and maintaining of all required PCPs for edible cannabis product manufacturing.
  • Create, review, and revise Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) that comply with regulatory requirements.
  • Assist in training and providing support to QA employees required to support the edible product manufacturing regionally.
  • Assist in implementing continuous improvement initiatives for edible manufacturing.
  • Track metrics around compliance and efficiency for edible manufacturing and recommend measures to improve productivity and product quality.
  • Assist in collecting, analyzing and summarizing information and trends including failed processes, stability studies, recalls, corrective actions and re-validations.
  • Execute QA plans by assisting in conducting hazard analyses; identifying critical control points and preventive measures; establishing critical limits, monitoring procedures, corrective actions and verification procedures for all edible products in the western region.
  • Other duties as assigned by the QA Manager of Edible Production – West.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Degree or diploma in food science or other applicable science.
  • 1+ years' relevant experience in QA in a relevant field such as food manufacturing, Natural Health Product manufacturing or Drug Product manufacturing.
  • Experience working in a food manufacturing environment is preferred.
  • Understanding of Quality Management Systems.
  • Experience or an ability to demonstrate competency in GFSI and other quality management programs, including ISO 22000-2017, FSC 22000, ISO/TS 22002-series, ISO 9001-2015, GMP, HACCP, CODEX, COR, associated FSMS.
  • Ability to interpret and understand Regulations in the context of the scientific and commercial environment.
  • Possess strong technical writing skills.
  • Proficiency in MS Office and experience using ERP systems.
  • Ability to work independently, with a strong attention to detail.
  • Ability to multitask and adapt to an evolving environment.
  • Ability to both speak and write clearly in English.

 

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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