Aleafia Health is committed to being Canada’s leading patient-focused healthcare enterprise offering medical cannabis care. Our mission is to build a global cannabis brand. Through education, research, and development, we will advance the cultivation and science of medically authorized cannabis.
The Operations Manager oversees the daily operations at the Grimsby campus and ensures that cultivation, maintenance, inventory, and quality processes are running smoothly and according to Health Canada regulations and internal procedures. The Operations Manager will report directly to the General Manager and will effectively and efficiently manage the development and direction of the operational team.
Oversee all daily functions of the greenhouse, and ensure that both short term and long-term goals and objectives are met
Facilitate daily morning meeting with campus leadership team
Ensure effective and regular communication between departments in order to ensure that operations are smooth
Demonstrate positive leadership, professionalism, and strong business relationships with the team
Develop and implement strategies in order to improve the performance of all departments
Examine inventory, sales, and daily reports in order to determine the operational activities of the company and maximize performance
Strategically manage departments in compliance with the company’s policies and vision
Work closely with Quality team to ensure all Health Canada cannabis regulations are met and reporting obligations are fulfilled
Plan and implement improvement initiatives
Ensure that all Standard Operating Procedures and company policies are adhered to by all campus employees
Assists the General Manager with other duties, as assigned.
Experience / Education
Diploma or degree in agriculture or business
5-7 years of operational management experience in a specialized environment with proven leadership abilities.
Cannabis industry experience considered an asset
Familiarity with GMP and the Cannabis Act
- Experience in Lean Manufacturing, continuous improvement, and Six Sigma concepts an asset.
Skills & Abilities
Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal, across various levels within the organization
Proven people management and leadership skills
Strong computer and technical skills, experience with Microsoft Office, Word, and Excel
Working experience with Ample (inventory management software system) considered an asset
Strong analytical thinker
Confidence in decision making with strong problem-solving skills
This position requires a minimum of 40-hour work week
Willingness to work weekends, as required
The chosen applicant will be required to successfully complete reference checks and a criminal background check.
We appreciate the interest by all candidates however we will be contacting those that best fit the requirements. If you are selected to participate in the recruitment process, please inform Human Resources of any accommodations you may require. Aleafia Health will work with you in an effort to ensure that you are able to fully participate in the process.