Position:  Maintenance Technician
Location:  Winnipeg, Manitoba
Job Id:  1535
# of Openings:  1

Maintenance Technician - Winnipeg, Manitoba
Tilray Inc. (NASDAQ:TLRY) is a global pioneer in the research, cultivation, production and distribution of cannabis currently serving patients and consumers in thirteen countries spanning five continents. Tilray operates state-of-the-art cannabis facilities in Canada and Portugal and teams in the U.S., Australia & New Zealand, Europe and Latin America. Tilray is pioneering the future of the industry globally by forging industry-disruptive partnerships and building a robust house of brands.
Manitoba Harvest, the world’s largest hemp foods company, offers a portfolio of hemp foods and CBD wellness products to consumers across North America. Our mission is to inspire a better way, a better life & a better world – and it’s up to us to sow these seeds of change. Our mission is to transform consumer health through the power of hemp foods.
If you have what it takes, you’ll be joining a worldwide network of innovative, passionate individuals on a revolutionary mission to pioneer the future of cannabis globally and establish Tilray as the world’s most trusted and valuable cannabis brand.

Manitoba Harvest Hemp Foods, is seeking an energetic and experienced Maintenance Technician to join our Winnipeg team.  Reporting to the Plant Manager, the Maintenance Technician will be an action –orientated member of the maintenance team.
The Maintenance Technician is accountable for:
  • Complying with our Maintenance Program and all company safety practices, BRC standards and HACCP regulations
  • Perform ongoing preventative maintenance activities, including predictive and diagnostic maintenance on production, packaging, and facility equipment
  • Resolving machine problems with effective trouble-shooting using internal and external support systems
  • Completing all assigned Work Orders effectively and efficiently, while ensuring that the repairs have met the quality, safety and sanitation standards of Fresh Hemp Foods Ltd
  • Completing all assigned work orders to ensure that the repairs have met the quality, safety and sanitation standards of Fresh Hemp Food Ltd
  • Creating Work Orders as required and closes completed Work Orders in our COGZ software
  • On-call response to equipment breakdowns both major and minor (after scheduled shifts)
  • Designing, participating and/or developing improvements to eliminate waste, which may include Lean Manufacturing and 5S principles
Your Experience:
  • You have 5 plus years’ experience in a maintenance technician role in a food manufacturing environment
  • Experience operating a variety of equipment and using various tools both powered and non-powered
  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Preference will be given to candidates with HVAC, industrial mechanic, millwright certification, and electrical certification (K license)
  • You are innovative and possess multi-tasking abilities and team work skills, are highly organized and able to follow directions, give direction, and work independently
Tilray/Manitoba Harvest welcomes applications from all qualified individuals and is committed to employment equity and diversity in the workplace.

Accommodations are available for applicants with disabilities throughout the recruitment process. If you require accommodations for interviews or other meetings, please advise when submitting your application.
Please note that Tilray/Manitoba Harvest does not authorize, engage, or sponsor any consultants, agencies or organizations that seek certain personal or financial information from you (e.g. passwords, login ids, credit card information). Tilray/Manitoba Harvest does not charge any application, processing or onboarding fee at any stage of the recruitment or hiring process. 
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