Production Technician

Charlottetown, PE

Reporting to the Production Manager, the Production Technician will work in and maintain the standards of a cGMP environment, ensure orders are done accurately and in a timely manner, process component materials into finished products while maintaining high quality standards. The key candidate will be well organized, have an eye for detail, be a team player, and a good communicator.


What can you expect to do:

  • Maintaining process batches within specifications to meet department batch execution targets by ensuring optimal run rates in support of schedule adherence.
  • Completing master batch records, and associated production documentation accurately; Providing Material Safety Data (MSD) sheets for all department chemicals and products.
  • Assisting with processing component martials into finished products while ensuring that quality standards are consistent.
  • Dismantling, cleaning, sanitizing, and assembling manufacturing equipment according to established Standard Operating Procedures (SOP’s) to ensure GMP compliance and meet department changeover targets in support of department and productivity goals.
  • Setting up and operating machines on trial runs to verify accuracy process.
  • Ensuring the proper selection, care and use of tools, parts and equipment while performing all role-related tasks.
  • Supporting the implementation of initiatives that drive efficiency and increase product yield.
  • Preparing equipment and extracted oils for packaging, and operating packaging and labelling equipment.
  • Cleaning and maintaining packaging equipment and room facilities.
  • Maintaining strict inventory records of all dry materials, chemicals and equipment used in the clean room facility.
  • Washing and sterilizing formulation vessels used for packaging, storing supplies and equipment, disposal of waste according to guidelines, and keeping clean room, storerooms and working areas immaculate.
  • Performing administrative tasks related to packing activities such as word processing, record keeping and filing.
  • Other related tasks as assigned.


What we are looking for:

  • Post-secondary diploma in science, technology, or operations is strongly preferred
  • Effective time-management skills and ability to multi-task.
  • Reporting and information management experience; must have proficiency in Microsoft Office and experience with process management, team problem solving, and inventory control.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment with competing priorities and evolving deadlines.
  • Experience in production or manufacturing environments in compliance with Current Good Manufacturing Practice (cGMP) is strongly preferred.

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