Production Manager

Join MediPharm Labs! Share our passion and our mission. Our company offers rewarding opportunities for prospective employees and we are always looking for talented people who are interested in challenging work and continuous learning. We have a highly engaged workforce; everyone’s experience is valued. Our focus is on producing the highest quality cannabis oil and concentrates from MediPharm Labs facilities in Barrie, Ontario, Canada and Wonthaggi, Victoria, Australia.

Job Type: Full-time

Location: Based in Barrie

Job Summary: The Production Manager is responsible for leading and directing the Production Team; driving the daily and weekly Master Production Schedule to ensure demands are met; managing compliance with Health and Safety, GMP and statutory/regulatory requirements.


  • Manage all aspects of the Production Department, meeting daily production targets and expectations; ensuring scheduling is timely and accurate
  • Ensure all staff receive relevant and required training as per company standards and regulatory requirements
  • Lead, manage and develop the Production Team; setting goals, establishing plans for their on-going development and providing timely feedback
  • Communicate effectively with leadership team regarding production updates/schedules/priorities
  • Drive compliance of SOPs, GMP and Health and Safety policies and procedures
  • Drive all functions and ensure related documentation is completed in an accurate and timely manner
  • Develop strategies and initiatives to increase capacities and efficiencies
  • Ensure the timely and accurate reporting and investigation of non-conformance associated operations activities
  • Ensure departmental compliance with change control/deviation/CAPA activities and procedures
  • Ensure full compliance with batch record protocol for day-to-day operations
  • Responsible for SOP development and/or modifications to support implementation of new processes and equipment
  • Coordinate with other departments to ensure efficient and appropriate use of resources to meet schedule/business/project requirements
  • Identify continuous improvement opportunities and implement changes effectively and timely

Skills and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in science/engineering related field
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Proven driver of excellence and execution, preferably within manufacturing environment
  • Relentless in achieving goals and expectations in a rapidly changing environment
  • Ability to establish and manage metrics, ensuring team ownership and focus to achieve
  • Lead by example – proven experience in supervising teams
  • Experience in GMP manufacturing or process development is preferred, lean manufacturing experience is an asset
  • Analytical, problem-solving, and decision-making skills
  • Demonstrated knowledge of testing best practices and procedures

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