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Senior Production Manager

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The Senior Production Manager is responsible for directing thefunctions and activities of our Client' cannabis packaging team and infrastructure toinclude processing, packaging, quality control and inventory control.

The Senior Production Manager will develop and execute strategiesto achieve operational objectives for daily, weekly, monthly, quarterly andannual production metrics. Duties involve directing the production team on adaily basis to ensure execution of the company business plan whilesimultaneously implementing continuous improvement initiatives that willdeliver long term benefits.


  • Develop and manage packaging and fulfillment standard operating procedures based on the applicable regulations, policies, objectives and program-specific needs
  • Ensure the production organization accomplishes safety, quality control, schedule and cost performance
  • Manage key performance indicators and reporting on daily, weekly, monthly, quarterly and annual basis
  • Champion and initiate continuous improvement projects to increase revenue per square foot and revenue per employee
  • Identify new opportunities to increase quality control, reduce costs, improve output, impact business and operations goals
  • Determine performance and product quality metrics and direct accountability for that performance
  • Brief and communicate with customers, suppliers and executives with professionalism
  • Recruit, build, train and lead high a performing team of packaging and quality control professionals
  • Ensure order fulfillment accuracy and efficiency

  • Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in business or engineering preferred
  • 3 - 5 years of progressive manufacturing leadership experience
  • Experience leading people and obtaining results through others, with excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Proven track record of driving results in packaging, fulfillment and distribution environment
  • Experience with high output, high precision packaging equipment
  • Comprehensive knowledge of and ability to apply budgeting processes and financial management tools
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Technology systems competency, particularly in financial, inventory, production planning and tracking applications
  • Strong interpersonal and leadership skills
  • Demonstrated ability to lead programs/projects
  • Ability to document, plan, internally market, and execute programs

  • If you are interested in this opportunity, please apply with an updated resume in MS Word Format.

    Due to the volume of resumes we receive, only those applicants whose skill set match our requirements will be contacted.

    All applicants must have legal authorization to work in Canada for an unlimited period of time.

    Posted: December 8, 2018
    Closes: February 6, 2019
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    About CanMar Recruitment

    CanMar Recruitment provides staffing and business solutions for Canada’s emerging cannabis industry. With a keen understanding of the current Canadian cannabis market, CanMar Recruitment can help b...