Position:  Quality Assurance Assistant
Location:  London, Ontario
Job Id:  682
# of Openings:  2

High Park Company is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Tilray, a global leader in cannabis cultivation, processing, and distribution. Tilray serves patients in Canada and around the world with a diverse range of pharmaceutical-grade medical cannabis products as High Park Company focuses on creating distinctive products for adult Canadian consumers.
 
About High Park Company
High Park Company was established to develop, sell, and distribute inspiring and iconic adult-use cannabis brands. 
 
About Tilray
Tilray is a global pioneer in cannabis research, cultivation, processing and distribution currently serving tens of thousands of patients in ten countries spanning five continents.
 
Quality Assurance Assistant
 
Reporting to the Quality Assurance Supervisor, the Quality Assurance Assistant will be responsible for the implementation and ongoing monitoring of the quality assurance systems for cannabis in strict compliance with Health Canada’s Access to Cannabis for Medical Purposes Regulations (ACMPR) guidelines. The Quality Assurance Assistant is responsible for supporting the company’s Quality Assurance, manufacturing, maintenance and facilities departments.
 
ROLE AND RESPONSIBILITIES
 
Performs QA monitoring in all areas of manufacturing processes and communicates results to respective area stakeholders 
Assists in quality assurance activities and ensure compliance with Health Canada’s guidelines pertaining to manufacturing, processing, packaging, labeling, shipping
Ensure compliance with regulations through internal auditing and quality systems by performing audits in manufacturing, facilities and maintenance for inventory, GDP, GPP and process quality compliance. Communicates any non-compliance's to respective department stakeholders 
Participates in investigation activities associated with problems or failures within the overall quality assurance systems, to analyze root cause, to propose appropriate corrective action, and to document with deviation reporting tools 
Maintaining accurate record keeping and cleanliness of work area
Liaise closely with colleagues and provides required QA training for all areas of the manufacturing facility to ensure efficient resolution of quality related issues 
Provides support to ensure compliance of Change Control System, Complaints System, Validation System and Deviation Investigation Reports (DIR), including Root Cause Analysis 
(RCA), Corrective and Preventative Action (CAPA) 
 
QUALIFICATIONS AND EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS
 
Post-secondary diploma or certificate in a technical discipline required
Bachelor’s degree in a technical discipline (Food, Physical, or Biological Sciences preferred) is an asset 
Previous experience in a quality assurance role would be an asset 
Detail oriented and self-directed in execution of tasks required
Strong critical thinking and leadership skills 
Proven ability to effectively use Microsoft Office Applications 
Keen learner, who continually strives to improve their skills and knowledge 
Motivated team player with strong communication skills and attention to detail
Must possess a willingness to learn with a positive attitude; good communication and time management skills 
Chemistry and Plant Biology knowledge is an asset 
Familiarity with Access to Cannabis for Medical Purposes Regulations is an asset
Must have the ability to obtain A/RPIC status as per Health Canada Access to Cannabis for Medical Purposes Regulations
 
High Park 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.

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