Post Harvest Production Associate

Job Description

Posted on: 
May 25, 2022

Purpose of the Position:

To ensure all aspects of the plant harvest, until the product is packaged and ready for distribution. The Post Harvest Production Associate is a hands-on role and must ensure to be compliant to Health Canada’s Cannabis Regulations while following Health and Safety protocols.

Primary Accountabilities:

Reporting to the Post Harvest Manager the Post Harvest Production Associate will be responsible for: Bucking, curing, trimming(machine and hand) and bulk packaging, as well as help with watering and plant maintenance as well as cleaning and sanitation as per SOP and Health Canada requirements.

Duties and Responsibilities:

Duties and responsibilities will include but are not limited to the following.

  • Conduct drying process per SOP and work instructions
  • Conduct product curing per SOP and work instructions
  • Run, clean, maintain trimming equipment
  • Follow Standard Operating procedures for Drying, bucking, curing, machine and hand trimming and bulk packaging in preparation for oil extraction and/or flower sales
  • Precise hand trimming will be required for flower sales
  • Accurately weigh and record post-harvest materials
  • Maintain a neat and organized work area allowing for the proper segregation of materials and processes
  • Strict adherence to procedures and practices according to SOP's
  • Adhere to departmental, site and corporate safety policies
  • Responsible for facility and equipment cleaning to maintain standards
  • Sanitization and sterilization and level 2 cleanings of post-harvest processing equipment such stainless steel racks and shelves, etc., and processing rooms
  • Maintain production timeline.
  • Other duties as assigned

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:


  • Post Harvest Cannabis knowledge an asset
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office
  • Minimum of High School Diploma or Equivalent

Skills and Abilities;

Must demonstrate the following skills;

  • Minimum of High School Diploma or Equivalent
  • Ability to operate standard office equipment
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Proficient in Word, Excel, Outlook, Microsoft Teams, and basic computer skills
  • Previous experience in a highly regulated environment

Working Conditions/Physical Demands

  • Fast paced environment
  • Must be able to lift 50 lbs
  • Stand, sit for prolonged periods of time

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: $16.00-$18.00 per hour

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $16.00-$18.00 per hour


  • 8 hour shift

COVID-19 considerations:

COVID Protocols in place


Job Requirements

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