Title Quality Assurance Associate
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At AgMedica Bioscience Inc., (AGMEDICA) we all feel fortunate to be living in this great country and investing our time, efforts, resources and passion on something that is and will continue to make an enormous impact on people’s well-being, their healthcare options, as well as, the trusted availability of a safe, efficient and quality cannabis product right from the start. We are also continuous learners, always looking to surpass boundaries and deliver a “best-in-class” experience for the great people we will serve across all diverse communities.

AGMEDICA is currently looking to bring a Quality Assurance Associate on board for their Chatham-Kent location. The Quality Assurance Associate will aid in implementing and maintaining quality systems and procedures; utilizing Good Production Practices (GPP) and having superior knowledge of compliance requirements set by Health Canada, the Quality Assurance Associate will ensure quality, efficacy, and safety of product and systems. The Quality Assurance Associate will always follow and advise on AGMEDICA Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) and the Access to Cannabis for Medical Purposes Regulation. Working under the direction of the Quality Assurance Manager, perform all tasks, including validation protocols and reports, risk management, participate in inspections, audits and deviation report writing, and work as a cooperative member of the quality assurance team.

Major Duties:

  • Always adhere to AGMEDICA Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) to obtain quality, efficacy and safety in all quality assurance protocols and operations;
  • Ensure all federal, provincial, and municipal regulations for compliance are implemented and followed during all production, processing, packaging, and maintenance operations;
  • Know and follow the Access to Cannabis for Medical Purposes Regulation (ACMPR)
  • Implement and maintain various quality programs and systems, including Hazard Analysis and Critical Control Points (HACCP), Good Production Practices (GPP) and Safe Quality Foods (SQF);
  • Carry out production, process, and analytical testing activities;
  • Assist in developing, implementing and reviewing strategies for standard operating procedures, references, and records using software systems;
  • Perform quality compliance audits and advise on system improvements;
  • Ensure corrective and preventative actions are implemented and documented appropriately;
  • Provide reports from document control and inventory systems as required by the ACMPR;
  • Review and assess delivery of goods upon arrival;
  • Investigate and review any concerns regarding contamination of product.

Qualifications:

  • Post Secondary Education in Chemistry, Biology, Pharmacy or a related field.
  • 1-3 years experience in a Quality Assurance role or relevant field, preference given to individuals with plant chemistry, plant production, and extraction systems knowledge.
  • Previous work experience with a Licensed Producer (LP) is considered an asset.
  • Strong IT knowledge and skills, including superior use of Microsoft Office applications (Outlook, Excel, Word).
  • Experience in validation and qualification reporting is considered an asset.
  • Demonstrate necessary comprehension of the English language

AGMEDICA values diversity and is an equal opportunity employer. We offer an inclusive work environment and encourage applications from all qualified individuals.

To Apply:

Please submit resume and cover letter along with two letters of reference from a previous supervisor to Wendy Teetzel, Human Resource Manager at careers@agmedica.ca

We thank all candidates; however, we will respond to those that best fit the requirements of the position. As we are a growing organization, all resumes will be maintained in our database for consideration for future positions.

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