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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.

 

IRRIGATION OPERATOR, SUN

Our Aurora Sun facility, located in Medicine Hat, AB, is currently looking to hire an Irrigation Operator to join our team. This position reports directly to the Facility Maintenance Manager. *Note: For training purposes the successful candidate may be required to spend up to the first three months (approximately) of their employment at the Aurora Sky facility near Edmonton, AB for training.  Or, travelling between Sun and Sky as necessary.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Handle mixing and delivery of nutrients and amendments in a large facility
  • Inspect, program, adjust, and repair irrigation systems as instructed by theLead Cultivator
  • Maintain awareness of all budgets for assigned work and communication with manager regarding any  issues
  • Ensure all irrigation processes are operated and maintained properly and in accordance with SOP’s, GMP, and Health and Safety requirements
  • Diagnose, troubleshoot and resolve problems in the irrigation field
  • Inspect all controllers and adjust settings as needed accordingly
  • Proficient and knowledgeable in the inner workings of all PVC pipe fittings
  • Complete all paperwork and reports on time and accurately
  • Communicate effectively with other departments and team members
  • Care for all company equipment, tools and supplies
  • Manage all jobs and projects with the highest quality and in the most efficient way
  • Supervise others performing irrigation projects and installations

 

Qualifications:

  • Minimum 3 years’ experience in irrigation
  • Bachelor’s degree in a related field
  • Experience in a Manufacturing environment
  • Knowledge of current codes and having the ability to read irrigation blueprints
  • Ability to work independently, with a strong attention to detail
  • Excellent oral, interpersonal and written communication skills
  • Ability to self-organize and manage time and workload to meet deadlines
  • Ability to clearly speak, write, and understand English
  • High School Diploma
  • Advanced problem-solving skills
  • Preference will be given to applicants with industrial automation experience and/or knowledge as well as knowledge of computer controls
  • Basic agricultural knowledge is considered a strong asset
  • Strong Knowledge of the Building Management systems and Irrigation software.

 

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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