Position:  Industrial Engineer
Location:  Petrolia, Ontario
Job Id:  1452
# of Openings:  1

 
Industrial Engineer -  Petrolia, Ontario
 
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.
 
Looking to develop your career at the forefront of a rapidly expanding industry?
 
Reporting to the Facilities Manager, the Industrial Engineer is responsible for overseeing and executing engineering activities on-site. This includes aspects such as utilities management and optimization, continuous improvement initiatives, equipment qualification, process troubleshooting and problem-solving and technical support for all areas of the site. This individual will work closely with the other departments to ensure efficient operations and proper functionality of their equipment and systems. 
 
Role and Responsibilities
  • Responsible for performance and optimization of Utilities systems (Electricity, Water, Gas, CO2, etc.)
  • Leads site efforts on Continuous Improvement initiatives.
  • Strong understanding of the operational processes and the capability to become a subject matter expert on technical processes and systems.
  • Utilizes Six Sigma tools such as DMAIC to solve problems and improve KPIs.
  • Uses LEAN principals to develop creative ideas to reduce waste and cost in the process.
  • Development and ownership of an interdisciplinary task force for equipment installations, improvement initiatives, etc.
  • Uses CAD to develop, design, and recommend plant and equipment layouts.
  • Researches equipment and helps identify vendors and options for new equipment purchases.
  • Develops departmental and site KPIs and management systems.
  • Supports further development of financial practices, optimization and budgetary tools
  • Uses ergonomic principles to develop and improve tools, equipment, and work stations
  • Provides sound technical and engineering advice for Facilities department and the site.
  • Supports and enforces a culture of accountability and meeting commitments
  • Works closely with the SI team to ensure the engineering scope for each project is properly defined; risks are clearly identified and with mitigating actions in place.
  • Defines and leads the implementation of corporate goals, strategies, and action plans, as they relate to departmental and site operations.
 
Qualifications and Education Requirements
  • Bachelor's degree or higher in a relevant Engineering discipline (Industrial, Mechanical, Electrical, etc.), Industrial Technology, Engineering Technology, or a related field.
  • 5 plus years previous work experience.
  • Leadership training or equivalent work experience.
  • Formal training in engineering management or equivalent work experience.
  • Experience with an ERP system is desirable
  • Above average command of office tools such as Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint), Office 365, Project 365
  • A strong command of the English language.
  • Document writing at a senior management level.
 
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.
 
Please note that High Park 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). High Park does not charge any application, processing or onboarding fee at any stage of the recruitment or hiring process. 
 
When replying to emails, please ensure the sender name and email address match exactly.  Please also ensure the Reply-To address matches the sending address exactly.
If you are concerned about the authenticity of an email, letter, or call purportedly from, for, or on behalf of High Park, please send an email inquiry to infosec@tilray.com

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