Manufacturing Technician, Chocolates
Aurora Cannabis
Leduc, AB
Aurora Cannabis Inc. is a world-renowned integrated cannabis company with an industry-leading reputation for continuously elevating and setting the global cannabis industry standard.

Through our wholly owned subsidiaries, strategic investments, and global partnerships, Aurora provides a wide range of premium quality cannabis and hemp products and services, develops innovative technologies, promotes cannabis consumer health and wellness, and delivers an exceptional customer experience across all its brands.

Aurora’s operations span multiple continents and focuses on both the medical and recreational cannabis production and sales, patient education and clinic counselling services, home hydroponic cultivation, extraction technologies and delivery systems, and hemp-based food health products.

We operate around the globe pursuing new and emerging cannabis markets where possible through our owned network of import, export and wholesale distributors, our e-commerce and mobile applications, brick and mortar retail stores, as well as grocery store retailers, and pharmacies.

Sitting at a projected 800,000 square feet, Aurora Sky will be one of the world's largest and most technologically advanced cannabis production facilities ever built. The Sky project is a highly automated hybrid-greenhouse built using the expertise of Aurora’s extensive cannabis experience while utilizing advanced Dutch engineering principles.

MANUFACTURING TECHNICIAN, CHOCOLATES

Aurora Cannabis Inc. is currently looking for a Manufacturing Technician, Chocolates, to work with our chocolate production team in the fast-paced cannabis industry. The successful candidate will be responsible for manufacturing and packaging high-end chocolate products.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:
Oversee chocolate production

Perform set up of chocolate production equipment

Manufacturing of chocolates including molding, filling and capping

Assisting in packaging a high volume of finished product in a fast-paced environment

Cleaning and sanitization of the chocolate tools and equipment frequently

Quality control and good practice of documentation and validation of processes

Understand, and follow all SOPs and related forms to GMP standards

Comply with all Food Safety standards and procedures

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
Knowledge of culinary or food manufacturing is valued

Commitment to health and safety

Strong work ethic and time management skills, highly motivated and enjoys a challenge

Detail conscious and result oriented

High level of professionalism, integrity and ethics

Willing and able to learn new skills and concepts quickly

Enjoys repetitive work

Ability to work effectively with a multi-disciplinary team

Effective verbal and written communication skills

Problem solving and analysis

Strategic thinking

JOB REQUIREMENTS:
5+ years in a culinary position within a manufacturing environment

Knowledge of chocolate manufacturing would be considered an asset

Experience working within multi-disciplinary teams operating in a fast-paced, innovation driven environment

Knowledge of production procedures

High level of culinary aptitude

Ability to prioritize and manage conflicting demands

Demonstrated ability to operate material-handling equipment

Excellent interpersonal communication skills, both verbal and written

Creative problem-solving skills

Reliable, passionate, and organized

Ability to meet deadlines and ensure department goals are achieved

Accurately follow instructions, complete forms and paperwork as required

Knowledge or basic understanding of GMP standards is considered an asset

Ability to work evenings and weekends as required to support operational requirements

We would like to thank all applicants for their interest but only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Aurora Cannabis Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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