Position:  MEST Supervisor
Location:  Cantanhede, Portugal
Job Id:  354
# of Openings:  1

Maintenance Equipment Support Tech (M.E.S.T.) Supervisor
Tilray is a global leader in medical cannabis research and production dedicated to providing safe, consistent and reliable therapy to patients. We are the only GMP certified medical cannabis producer currently supplying products to thousands of patients, physicians, pharmacies, hospitals, governments and researchers in Australia, Canada, the European Union and the Americas.  Our team of PhD scientists, botanists and master horticulturists are leaders in cannabis research and related agricultural sciences. We strive to improve scientific understanding of the potential applications of medical cannabis and have invested in developing continuing medical education programs for health care practitioners around the globe.
Looking to develop your career at the forefront of a rapidly expanding industry?
Ready to apply your talents to make a positive difference in the lives of patients around the globe?
Reporting into the Facilities Manager, the Manufacturing Equipment Support Tech (MEST) Supervisor will train and develop a group of MEST Technicians, and aid in the ongoing improvement of Tilray systems in strict compliance with Portugal Regulations.  

Role and Responsibilities
  • To work in a culture that supports a philosophy of “Improving Lives Through Medical Cannabis”
  • Ensuring the effective execution of equipment and room sanitation tasks within established company policy, procedure and requirements (Safety, Quality, Compliance)
  • Perfecting how to work at a level of performance identifiable with world class organizations with the goal of continuous process improvement every day
  • Completing all required room sanitation reports and GMP paperwork
  • Responsible for identifying and escalating any potential equipment issues to the manager,  in a timely manner 
  • Leading the disassembly, sanitation and reassembly of all processing and packaging equipment prior to the start of next day’s activities
  • Delegating any daily housekeeping tasks in each processing room and common space within the Facility
  • Demonstrated leadership quality with the ability to handle multiple tasks at one time
Qualifications and Education Requirements
  • Completion of Grade School
  • Ability to work in a results oriented, challenging environment
  • Basic computer skills considered an asset
  • Positive outlook, willingness to learn and contribute to company success
  • Maintain confidentiality and attain necessary skills/competencies 
  • Ability to take direction and follow all company policies/procedures
  • Dependable and punctual
  • Positive contribution and personal commitment/responsibility 

Apply for this Position
Go back to the job list