Quality Control Inspector
Atholville, NB

Job Description

Job Summary

Quality Control Inspector under direction of the QC Manager is accountable for in-process quality monitoring and quality control of Cannabis production processes in strict compliance with the Cannabis Regulations, GMP, and GPP standards.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Ensure that all processing activities are carried out as per Standard Operating Procedures (SOP), at all times, to result consistent quality medical cannabis products.
  • Enforcement of GMPs, GPPs, and Policies
  • Perform pre-operational inspection checks
  • Review and approve labels for packaging use.
  • Monitor calibration and preventive maintenance status of equipment/instruments/components. Evaluate and approve sanitation of equipment and production areas during change overs and assure all marijuana products are free of contamination.
  • Conduct air monitoring, environmental monitoring, pH testing, lux monitoring, and other testing.
  • Conduct equipment calibrations as required.
  • Review status of process materials and ensure proper control, release and transfer of materials for production through ERP System. Monitor and verify clone, plant and product transfer across cultivation rooms and vault.
  • Ensure that cannabis/ marijuana materials/ products are destroyed as per current approved SOPs in line with Cannabis Regulations.
  • Perform Quality functions such as batch/lot record review, deviation/failure investigation, product sampling and retention, document control and record management to ensure process and product compliance.
  • Act as backup for QC Technicians
  • Other duties as assigned by QC Manager, QAP, or Divisional Manager (RPIC)


  • BSc in Biological Sciences/ Pharmacy or post-secondary diploma in Science related technical discipline
  • Previous Health Canada Security Clearance and work experience with a Canadian Licensed Producer (LP) is considered as an asset
  • Previous experience in Quality Control in pharmaceutical, or related industries considered an asset
  • 0 to 2 years of experience in Quality Control
  • Proficient in English (proficient or functional in French is considered an asset)
  • Knowledge of plant science, microbiology, horticulture, chemistry is an asset

Salary: Commensurate with experience and qualifications.

Security Clearance: Security Clearance may be requested for this position

Working Hours: Shift Work. Some occasional weekend work or on-call work may be required as per direction of immediate supervisor/manager

Physical Requirements: Prolonged periods of standing, lift and carry up to 50lbs

About Zenabis:

Zenabis is quickly becoming a key player in the rapidly growing Canadian cannabis industry. As a publicly traded company (TSX: ZENA) with over 30 years of experience in commercial agriculture, we have the potential to become one of the largest licensed producers of medical and adult-use cannabis in the world. We are a diverse and passionate team of doctors, scientists, cultivators, educators, and advocates with the same goal: to increase access to high quality cannabis products.

While headquartered in downtown Vancouver, Zenabis’ facilities are located coast to coast across Canada. As the reach of our products continues to expand nationwide and internationally, we are looking for exceptional talent to propel our company to the next level. Join us as we help build this budding industry! For more information, please visit: https://www.zenabis.com

Job Type: Full-time


  • Quality Control: 1 year (Preferred)