Quality Manager

Cresco Labs United States Full-time
Apply Now Copy link

COMPANY OVERVIEW

Recently named one of Entrepreneur magazine's Top 100 Cannabis Leaders, Cresco Labs is one of the largest vertically-integrated multi-state cannabis operators in the United States. Cresco is built to become the most important company in the cannabis industry by combining the most strategic geographic footprint with one of the leading distribution platforms in North America Employing a consumer-packaged goods ("CPG") approach to cannabis, Cresco's house of brands is designed to meet the needs of all consumer segments and includes some of the most recognized and trusted national brands including Cresco, Remedi and Mindy's, a line of edibles created by James Beard Award-winning chef Mindy Segal. Sunnyside*, Cresco's national dispensary brand is a wellness-focused retailer designed to build trust, education and convenience for both existing and new cannabis consumers. Recognizing that the cannabis industry is poised to become one of the leading job creators in the country, Cresco has launched the industry's first national comprehensive Social Equity and Educational Development (SEED) initiative designed to ensure that all members of society have the skills, knowledge and opportunity to work in and own businesses in the cannabis industry.

MISSION STATEMENT

At Cresco, we aim to lead the nation's cannabis industry with a focus on regulatory compliance, product consistency, and customer satisfaction. Our operations bring legitimacy to the cannabis industry by acting with the highest level of integrity, strictly adhering to regulations, and promoting the clinical efficacy of cannabis. As Cresco grows, we will operate with the same level of professionalism and precision in each new market we move in to.

JOB SUMMARY

Cresco Labs is seeking a Quality Manager to join our manufacturing facility in Marshall, MI. As the Quality Manager, you will be responsible for overseeing quality-related activities at the facility associated with incoming inspection, sampling and inspection of finished products, customer complaint investigations, product investigations, and Corrective and Preventive Action (CAPA) plans. Product families may include cannabis flower, cannabis oil, manufacturing infused products (lotion, capsules, vape pens/cartridges, transdermal patches), and food products (chocolate, gummies, cookies). This position will be responsible for ensuring products are being produced in a manner that meets all specifications and brand consistency. You will also lead efforts to identify potential quality risks and work with operations personnel to develop improvement opportunities. The ideal candidate must possess a strong attention to detail and experience working within a highly regulated industry.

CORE JOB DUTIES

• Responsible for management of site QA staff.

• Performs finished product sampling and inspection.

• Performs equipment and product line clearances before production runs.

• Manages and writes customer complaints and product investigations, helping to assess risk, identify root cause, CAPA plans, and implementing solutions with business partners.

• Assist with QMS document writing and revisions, including routing and/or approval of change request packages.

• Inspects packaged orders to ensure correct content and quantities, as deemed necessary.

• Inspects retain samples and customer return samples, as deemed necessary.

• Reviews in-process batch documentation, logbooks, test results, and good documentation practices.

• Discusses issues and concerns directly with line personnel and operations management so any corrections and improvements can be made in a timely manner.

• Performs reviews and audits as assigned.

• Collaborates with operational functions to troubleshoot manufacturing and production defects, CAPA, and customer complaints. Provides advice with process improvements to eliminate errors and reduce risk.

• Consolidates technical information from operations and manufacturing personnel and prepares written investigation and CAPA reports which may be provided to state regulators. Discuss quality-related issues with state regulators, as needed.

• Monitors compliance to established Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) and SQF (Safe Quality Foods) guidance.

• Facilitates creation of and/or updates to product safety plans or product process parameters.

• Provides recommendations for product discontinuation, quarantine, destruction, rework, withdrawal/recall to operations and quality management.

• Conducts all duties in compliance with safety rules, applicable SOPs, and other applicable guidelines.

• 5-10% travel to other facilities and states to help with new market launches, training, etc.

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE, EDUCATION AND SKILLS

• Bachelors Degree, 5+ years' experience in a quality role

• Prior experience in highly regulated industry: healthcare, medical devices, pharmaceutical, consumer packaged goods (food), cannabis. Highly desirable: Cannabis, FDA, HACCP, SQF experience

• Prior experience in Quality Assurance or Quality Control function

• Prior experience with product sampling, inspection procedures, customer complaints, product investigations, and CAPA

• Prior experience in regulatory agency audits and correspondence.

• Ability to follow written procedures and monitor others for adherence to written procedures

• Ability to create or update written procedures with site operations personnel

• Strong written and verbal communication skills, including writing executive summaries and communicating with senior level operations, quality management team, and regulatory agencies

• Detail-oriented

• Utilizes critical thinking to troubleshoot issues, work collaboratively with a team to brainstorm solutions, and implement improvement solutions

• Manage personnel, including performance management, setting vision, priorities, etc.

ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS

• Must be 21 years of age or older to apply

• Must comply with all legal or company regulations for working in the industry

Cresco Labs is an Equal Opportunity Employer and all applicants will be considered without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran, or disability status.

Category

Quality Control Systems Managers

Education

Bachelor's Degree

Experience

5 to 20+ years

Job type

Full time

[{"employmentType":"Full-time","function":["Quality Assurance & Regulatory Affairs"],"postedOn":"2 days ago","description":"<div><p><b>COMPANY OVERVIEW</b></p><p>Recently named one of Entrepreneur magazine's Top 100 Cannabis Leaders, Cresco Labs is one of the largest vertically-integrated multi-state cannabis operators in the United States. Cresco is built to become the most important company in the cannabis industry by combining the most strategic geographic footprint with one of the leading distribution platforms in North America Employing a consumer-packaged goods (\"CPG\") approach to cannabis, Cresco's house of brands is designed to meet the needs of all consumer segments and includes some of the most recognized and trusted national brands including Cresco, Remedi and Mindy's, a line of edibles created by James Beard Award-winning chef Mindy Segal. Sunnyside*, Cresco's national dispensary brand is a wellness-focused retailer designed to build trust, education and convenience for both existing and new cannabis consumers. Recognizing that the cannabis industry is poised to become one of the leading job creators in the country, Cresco has launched the industry's first national comprehensive Social Equity and Educational Development (SEED) initiative designed to ensure that all members of society have the skills, knowledge and opportunity to work in and own businesses in the cannabis industry.</p><p><b>MISSION STATEMENT</b></p><p>At Cresco, we aim to lead the nation's cannabis industry with a focus on regulatory compliance, product consistency, and customer satisfaction. Our operations bring legitimacy to the cannabis industry by acting with the highest level of integrity, strictly adhering to regulations, and promoting the clinical efficacy of cannabis. As Cresco grows, we will operate with the same level of professionalism and precision in each new market we move in to.</p><p><b>JOB SUMMARY</b></p><p>Cresco Labs is seeking a Quality Manager to join our manufacturing facility in Marshall, MI. As the Quality Manager, you will be responsible for overseeing quality-related activities at the facility associated with incoming inspection, sampling and inspection of finished products, customer complaint investigations, product investigations, and Corrective and Preventive Action (CAPA) plans. Product families may include cannabis flower, cannabis oil, manufacturing infused products (lotion, capsules, vape pens/cartridges, transdermal patches), and food products (chocolate, gummies, cookies). This position will be responsible for ensuring products are being produced in a manner that meets all specifications and brand consistency. You will also lead efforts to identify potential quality risks and work with operations personnel to develop improvement opportunities. The ideal candidate must possess a strong attention to detail and experience working within a highly regulated industry.</p><p><b>CORE JOB DUTIES</b></p><p>• Responsible for management of site QA staff.</p><p>• Performs finished product sampling and inspection.</p><p>• Performs equipment and product line clearances before production runs.</p><p>• Manages and writes customer complaints and product investigations, helping to assess risk, identify root cause, CAPA plans, and implementing solutions with business partners.</p><p>• Assist with QMS document writing and revisions, including routing and/or approval of change request packages.</p><p>• Inspects packaged orders to ensure correct content and quantities, as deemed necessary.</p><p>• Inspects retain samples and customer return samples, as deemed necessary.</p><p>• Reviews in-process batch documentation, logbooks, test results, and good documentation practices.</p><p>• Discusses issues and concerns directly with line personnel and operations management so any corrections and improvements can be made in a timely manner.</p><p>• Performs reviews and audits as assigned.</p><p>• Collaborates with operational functions to troubleshoot manufacturing and production defects, CAPA, and customer complaints. Provides advice with process improvements to eliminate errors and reduce risk.</p><p>• Consolidates technical information from operations and manufacturing personnel and prepares written investigation and CAPA reports which may be provided to state regulators. Discuss quality-related issues with state regulators, as needed.</p><p>• Monitors compliance to established Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) and SQF (Safe Quality Foods) guidance.</p><p>• Facilitates creation of and/or updates to product safety plans or product process parameters.</p><p>• Provides recommendations for product discontinuation, quarantine, destruction, rework, withdrawal/recall to operations and quality management.</p><p>• Conducts all duties in compliance with safety rules, applicable SOPs, and other applicable guidelines.</p><p>• 5-10% travel to other facilities and states to help with new market launches, training, etc.</p><p>REQUIRED EXPERIENCE, EDUCATION AND SKILLS</p><p>• Bachelors Degree, 5+ years' experience in a quality role</p><p>• Prior experience in highly regulated industry: healthcare, medical devices, pharmaceutical, consumer packaged goods (food), cannabis. Highly desirable: Cannabis, FDA, HACCP, SQF experience</p><p>• Prior experience in Quality Assurance or Quality Control function</p><p>• Prior experience with product sampling, inspection procedures, customer complaints, product investigations, and CAPA</p><p>• Prior experience in regulatory agency audits and correspondence.</p><p>• Ability to follow written procedures and monitor others for adherence to written procedures</p><p>• Ability to create or update written procedures with site operations personnel</p><p>• Strong written and verbal communication skills, including writing executive summaries and communicating with senior level operations, quality management team, and regulatory agencies</p><p>• Detail-oriented</p><p>• Utilizes critical thinking to troubleshoot issues, work collaboratively with a team to brainstorm solutions, and implement improvement solutions</p><p>• Manage personnel, including performance management, setting vision, priorities, etc.</p><p><b>ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS</b></p><p>• Must be 21 years of age or older to apply</p><p>• Must comply with all legal or company regulations for working in the industry</p><p>Cresco Labs is an Equal Opportunity Employer and all applicants will be considered without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran, or disability status.</p><p>Category</p><p>Quality Control Systems Managers</p><p><b>Education</b></p><p>Bachelor's Degree</p><p><b>Experience</b></p><p>5 to 20+ years</p><p>Job type</p><p>Full time</p></div>","company":{"website":"crescolabs.com","companyType":"Public/Established","name":"Cresco Labs","logoUrl":"/logos/cresco-labs-af2becc596b572034007bd7a7d918bdd.png"},"location":{"country":"United States","address":"United States"},"frontendLink":"/job-posting/cresco-labs/quality-manager/95433c0485e6a070f20d5c21ebac3249","title":"Quality Manager","category":"Manufacturing","hash":"95433c0485e6a070f20d5c21ebac3249","postingUrl":"https://us.bebee.com/job/20211126-d8ce9ff71ce8b5d63497fdf6e40427ae"},{"salaries":[{"salaryStart":"$55k","salaryEnd":"$120k","currency":"US","source":"Salary.com","position":"Contact Center Quality Manager","type":"per year","url":"https://www.salary.com/research/salary/benchmark/contact-center-quality-manager-salary/akiachak-ak"}],"employmentType":"Full-time","function":["Quality Assurance & Regulatory Affairs"],"postedOn":"7 days ago","description":"<div><p>COMPANY OVERVIEW Recently named one of Entrepreneur magazine's Top 100 Cannabis Leaders, Cresco Labs is one of the largest vertically-integrated multi-state cannabis operators in the United States. Cresco is built to become the most important company in the cannabis industry by combining the most strategic geographic footprint with one of the leading distribution platforms in North America. Employing a consumer-packaged goods (\"CPG\") approach to cannabis, Cresco's house of brands is designed to meet the needs of all consumer segments and includes some of the most recognized and trusted national brands including Cresco, Remedi and Mindy's, a line of edibles created by James Beard Award-winning chef Mindy Segal. Sunnyside, Cresco's national dispensary brand is a wellness-focused retailer designed to build trust, education and convenience for both existing and new cannabis consumers. Recognizing that the cannabis industry is poised to become one of the leading job creators in the country, Cresco has launched the industry's first national comprehensive Social Equity and Educational Development (SEED) initiative designed to ensure that all members of society have the skills, knowledge and opportunity to work in and own businesses in the cannabis industry. MISSION STATEMENT At Cresco, we aim to lead the nation's cannabis industry with a focus on regulatory compliance, product consistency, and customer satisfaction. Our operations bring legitimacy to the cannabis industry by acting with the highest level of integrity, strictly adhering to regulations, and promoting the clinical efficacy of cannabis. As Cresco grows, we will operate with the same level of professionalism and precision in each new market we move in to. JOB SUMMARY Cresco Labs is seeking a Quality Manager to join our manufacturing facility in Marshall, MI. As the Quality Manager, you will be responsible for overseeing quality-related activities at the facility associated with incoming inspection, sampling and inspection of finished products, customer complaint investigations, product investigations, and Corrective and Preventive Action (CAPA) plans. Product families may include cannabis flower, cannabis oil, manufacturing infused products (lotion, capsules, vape pens/cartridges, transdermal patches), and food products (chocolate, gummies, cookies). This position will be responsible for ensuring products are being produced in a manner that meets all specifications and brand consistency. You will also lead efforts to identify potential quality risks and work with operations personnel to develop improvement opportunities. The ideal candidate must possess a strong attention to detail and experience working within a highly regulated industry. CORE JOB DUTIES Responsible for management of site QA staff. Performs finished product sampling and inspection. Performs equipment and product line clearances before production runs. Manages and writes customer complaints and product investigations, helping to assess risk, identify root cause, CAPA plans, and implementing solutions with business partners. Assist with QMS document writing and revisions, including routing and/or approval of change request packages. Inspects packaged orders to ensure correct content and quantities, as deemed necessary. Inspects retain samples and customer return samples, as deemed necessary. Reviews in-process batch documentation, logbooks, test results, and good documentation practices. Discusses issues and concerns directly with line personnel and operations management so any corrections and improvements can be made in a timely manner. Performs reviews and audits as assigned. Collaborates with operational functions to troubleshoot manufacturing and production defects, CAPA, and customer complaints. Provides advice with process improvements to eliminate errors and reduce risk. Consolidates technical information from operations and manufacturing personnel and prepares written investigation and CAPA reports which may be provided to state regulators. Discuss quality-related issues with state regulators, as needed. Monitors compliance to established Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) and SQF (Safe Quality Foods) guidance. Facilitates creation of and/or updates to product safety plans or product process parameters. Provides recommendations for product discontinuation, quarantine, destruction, rework, withdrawal/recall to operations and quality management. Conducts all duties in compliance with safety rules, applicable SOPs, and other applicable guidelines. 5-10% travel to other facilities and states to help with new market launches, training, etc. REQUIRED EXPERIENCE, EDUCATION AND SKILLS Bachelors Degree, 5 years' experience in a quality role Prior experience in highly regulated industry: healthcare, medical devices, pharmaceutical, consumer packaged goods (food), cannabis. Highly desirable: Cannabis, FDA, HACCP, SQF experience Prior experience in Quality Assurance or Quality Control function Prior experience with product sampling, inspection procedures, customer complaints, product investigations, and CAPA Prior experience in regulatory agency audits and correspondence. Ability to follow written procedures and monitor others for adherence to written procedures Ability to create or update written procedures with site operations personnel Strong written and verbal communication skills, including writing executive summaries and communicating with senior level operations, quality management team, and regulatory agencies Detail-oriented Utilizes critical thinking to troubleshoot issues, work collaboratively with a team to brainstorm solutions, and implement improvement solutions Manage personnel, including performance management, setting vision, priorities, etc. ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS Must be 21 years of age or older to apply Must comply with all legal or company regulations for working in the industry Cresco Labs is an Equal Opportunity Employer and all applicants will be considered without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran, or disability status</p></div>","company":{"website":"crescolabs.com","companyType":"Public/Established","name":"Cresco Labs","logoUrl":"/logos/cresco-labs-af2becc596b572034007bd7a7d918bdd.png"},"location":{"country":"United States","address":"Marshall, AK, USA","city":"Marshall","stateProvince":"AK"},"frontendLink":"/job-posting/cresco-labs/quality-manager/013a843f15a0dd106c3bd0413c0b5d79","title":"Quality Manager","category":"Manufacturing","hash":"013a843f15a0dd106c3bd0413c0b5d79","postingUrl":"https://www.recruit.net/job/quality-manager-jobs/5A4B3C65EB4CD8B5","salary":"$55k - $120k"},{"function":["Quality Assurance & Regulatory Affairs"],"postedOn":"18 days ago","description":"<div><div><h2><b>COMPANY OVERVIEW</b></h2><p>Recently named one of <i>Entrepreneur</i> magazine's Top 100 Cannabis Leaders, Cresco Labs is one of the largest vertically-integrated multi-state cannabis operators in the United States. Cresco is built to become the most important company in the cannabis industry by combining the most strategic geographic footprint with one of the leading distribution platforms in North America. Employing a consumer-packaged goods (\"CPG\") approach to cannabis, Cresco's house of brands is designed to meet the needs of all consumer segments and includes some of the most recognized and trusted national brands including Cresco, Remedi and Mindy's, a line of edibles created by James Beard Award-winning chef Mindy Segal. Sunnyside*, Cresco's national dispensary brand is a wellness-focused retailer designed to build trust, education and convenience for both existing and new cannabis consumers. Recognizing that the cannabis industry is poised to become one of the leading job creators in the country, Cresco has launched the industry's first national comprehensive Social Equity and Educational Development (SEED) initiative designed to ensure that all members of society have the skills, knowledge and opportunity to work in and own businesses in the cannabis industry.</p><h2><b>MISSION STATEMENT</b></h2><p>At Cresco, we aim to lead the nation's cannabis industry with a focus on regulatory compliance, product consistency, and customer satisfaction. Our operations bring legitimacy to the cannabis industry by acting with the highest level of integrity, strictly adhering to regulations, and promoting the clinical efficacy of cannabis. As Cresco grows, we will operate with the same level of professionalism and precision in each new market we move in to.</p><p><b>JOB SUMMARY</b></p><p>Cresco Labs is seeking a Quality Manager to join our manufacturing facility in Marshall, MI. As the Quality Manager, you will be responsible for overseeing quality-related activities at the facility associated with incoming inspection, sampling and inspection of finished products, customer complaint investigations, product investigations, and Corrective and Preventive Action (CAPA) plans. Product families may include cannabis flower, cannabis oil, manufacturing infused products (lotion, capsules, vape pens/cartridges, transdermal patches), and food products (chocolate, gummies, cookies). This position will be responsible for ensuring products are being produced in a manner that meets all specifications and brand consistency. You will also lead efforts to identify potential quality risks and work with operations personnel to develop improvement opportunities. The ideal candidate must possess a strong attention to detail and experience working within a highly regulated industry.</p><p><b>CORE JOB DUTIES</b></p><ul><li>Responsible for management of site QA staff.</li><li>Performs finished product sampling and inspection.</li><li>Performs equipment and product line clearances before production runs.</li><li>Manages and writes customer complaints and product investigations, helping to assess risk, identify root cause, CAPA plans, and implementing solutions with business partners.</li><li>Assist with QMS document writing and revisions, including routing and/or approval of change request packages.</li><li>Inspects packaged orders to ensure correct content and quantities, as deemed necessary.</li><li>Inspects retain samples and customer return samples, as deemed necessary.</li><li>Reviews in-process batch documentation, logbooks, test results, and good documentation practices.</li><li>Discusses issues and concerns directly with line personnel and operations management so any corrections and improvements can be made in a timely manner.</li><li>Performs reviews and audits as assigned.</li><li>Collaborates with operational functions to troubleshoot manufacturing and production defects, CAPA, and customer complaints. Provides advice with process improvements to eliminate errors and reduce risk.</li><li>Consolidates technical information from operations and manufacturing personnel and prepares written investigation and CAPA reports which may be provided to state regulators. Discuss quality-related issues with state regulators, as needed.</li><li>Monitors compliance to established Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) and SQF (Safe Quality Foods) guidance.</li><li>Facilitates creation of and/or updates to product safety plans or product process parameters.</li><li>Provides recommendations for product discontinuation, quarantine, destruction, rework, withdrawal/recall to operations and quality management.</li><li>Conducts all duties in compliance with safety rules, applicable SOPs, and other applicable guidelines.</li><li>5-10% travel to other facilities and states to help with new market launches, training, etc.</li></ul><p><b>REQUIRED EXPERIENCE, EDUCATION AND SKILLS</b></p><ul><li>Bachelors Degree, 5+ years' experience in a quality role</li><li>Prior experience in highly regulated industry: healthcare, medical devices, pharmaceutical, consumer packaged goods (food), cannabis. Highly desirable: Cannabis, FDA, HACCP, SQF experience</li><li>Prior experience in Quality Assurance or Quality Control function</li><li>Prior experience with product sampling, inspection procedures, customer complaints, product investigations, and CAPA</li><li>Prior experience in regulatory agency audits and correspondence.</li><li>Ability to follow written procedures and monitor others for adherence to written procedures</li><li>Ability to create or update written procedures with site operations personnel</li><li> Strong written and verbal communication skills, including writing executive summaries and communicating with senior level operations, quality management team, and regulatory agencies</li><li>Detail-oriented</li><li>Utilizes critical thinking to troubleshoot issues, work collaboratively with a team to brainstorm solutions, and implement improvement solutions</li><li>Manage personnel, including performance management, setting vision, priorities, etc.</li></ul><p><b>ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS</b></p><ul><li>Must be 21 years of age or older to apply</li><li>Must comply with all legal or company regulations for working in the industry</li></ul><p><i>Cresco Labs is an Equal Opportunity Employer and all applicants will be considered without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran, or disability status.</i></p></div></div>","company":{"companyType":"Public/Established","name":"Cresco Labs","logoUrl":"/logos/cresco-labs-af2becc596b572034007bd7a7d918bdd.png"},"location":{"country":"United States","address":"Marshall, MI","city":"Marshall","stateProvince":"MI"},"frontendLink":"/job-posting/cresco-labs/quality-manager/54bdf3ca1fa34289f253ddbf94e09f9b","title":"Quality Manager","category":"Manufacturing","hash":"54bdf3ca1fa34289f253ddbf94e09f9b","postingUrl":"https://www.indeed.com/job/quality-manager-5f50d63c96d1229a"},{"salaries":[{"salaryStart":"$51k","salaryEnd":"$120k","currency":"","source":"Payscale","position":"Quality Assurance Manager","type":"per year","url":"https://www.payscale.com/research/CA/Job=Quality_Assurance_Manager/Salary/c2efae43/Vancouver-BC"},{"salaryStart":"$100k","salaryEnd":"$110k","currency":"","source":"Glassdoor","position":"Quality Assurance Manager","type":"per year","url":"https://www.glassdoor.ca/Salary/Canopy-Growth-Corporation-Quality-Assurance-Manager-Vancouver-Salaries-EJI_IE1311239.0,25_KO26,51_IL.52,61_IM972.htm"},{"salaryStart":"$100k","salaryEnd":"$160k","currency":"","source":"ERI Economic Research Institute","position":"Quality Assurance Manager","type":"per year","url":"https://www.erieri.com/salary/job/quality-assurance-manager/canada/british-columbia/surrey"}],"employmentType":"Full-time","function":["Quality Assurance & Regulatory Affairs"],"postedOn":"3 days ago","description":"<div><p>Company Overview</p><p>VIVO Cannabis™ is a, TSX listed corporation with operations in three countries. Its Canadian operations, Canna Farms Limited, ABcann Medicinals Inc. and Harvest Medicine Inc. are recognized for trusted, premium cannabis products and services. VIVO holds production and sales licences from Health Canada and operates world-class indoor and seasonal airhouse cultivation facilities. VIVO has a collection of premium brands, each targeting different customer segments, including Canna Farms™, Beacon Medical™, Fireside™, Fireside-X™, Lumina™ and Canadian Bud Collection™. Harvest Medicine, VIVO's patient-centric, scalable network of medical cannabis clinics, has serviced over 150,000 patient visits. VIVO is pursuing several partnership and product development opportunities and focuses its international efforts on Germany and Australia.</p><p><b>The Opportunity</b></p><p>VIVO Cannabis' licensed producer Canna Farms is seeking a concientious, diligent and adaptive Quality Assurance Manager (QAP to support their Hope based facility.</p><p>Position Overview</p><p>The Quality Assurance Manager (QAP) is accountable for the development, implementation and ongoing monitoring of the quality assurance and control systems in strict compliance with the Cannabis Act and all associated regulations. The Quality Assurance Manager (QAP) must have strong leadership qualities and the ability to liaise with internal and external departments.</p><p><b>Key Responsibilities</b></p><p>Quality Assurance</p><p>Ensure all production, processing, packaging and labelling activities are conducted according to applicable legislation including but not limited to GPP, GDP, GMP and Cannabis Regulations</p><p>Review and approve Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs), Work Instructions, Forms and Batch documentation</p><p>Ensure all production, processing, packaging and labelling activities are carried out according to approved Standard Operating Procedures (SOP)</p><p>Assist with preparing reports required by the Cannabis Regulations</p><p>Review and approve labels for final cannabis products for accuracy and compliance to Cannabis Regulations</p><p>Serve as subject matter expert for all quality requirements in the manufacturing of cannabis products</p><p>Establish and enforce quality assurance standards in cultivation inputs, processing and packaging of cannabis</p><p>Ensure all record keeping for methods and procedures are updated and current as per the Cannabis Regulations</p><p>Manage preparation and handling of mock/actual recall events.</p><p>Conduct and report quality complaint investigations, including adverse reactions</p><p>Evaluate impact of change requests to product quality, quality management systems and regulatory compliance</p><p>Provide support for on-site audits/inspections conducted by external authorities</p><p>Initiate corrective and preventive actions (CAPAs) and conduct investigations to address non-conformances, out of specification results, and ongoing/trending deviations, as needed</p><p>Oversee implementation of methods and procedures for inspecting, testing and evaluating the quality of cannabis and cannabis products</p><p>Assist with the Document Management System, document control, and SOP training</p><p>Support generation and management of Quality Agreements</p><p>Ensure only pest control products registered for use on cannabis under Pest Control Products Act (PCPA) are released for production use</p><p>Approve and release starting materials; packaging materials; intermediate, bulk and finished products</p><p>Assist with inventory management</p><p>Establish and maintain good working relationships with vendors and third-party service providers.</p><p>Participate in improvement initiatives and special projects, as required</p><p>Act as designate for Director of Quality as appointed</p><p>Complete all training required for Quality Assurance Manager (QAP)</p><p>Leadership</p><p>Manage, lead and motivate a team of individuals</p><p>Schedule team members and department activities appropriately</p><p>Delegate departmental tasks accordingly</p><p>Support in the delivery of a meaningful performance management program</p><p>Qualifications and Skills</p><p>Academic/Educational Requirements</p><p>Minimum of Bachelor’s degree in related scientific field with regulatory discipline required or shows demonstrated experience in the required role.</p><p>1-2 years of education and/or experience in scientific field preferred.</p><p>Required Skills/Experience/Knowledge</p><p>QA experience in a GMP/GPP-focused quality-related position in pharmaceutical or cannabis industry or equivalent is considered an asset</p><p>1-2 years of experience in preparing and writing standard operating procedures, test methods, sampling protocols or other quality management system documentation is considered an asset.</p><p>Strong scientific, analytical and mathematical skills.</p><p>Able to understand of sampling protocols, sampling plans, test method protocols, methodology, test method limitations, validation, risk assessment analysis and how to apply scientific rationale.</p><p>Able to understand and interpret laboratory test results, validation studies, stability protocols, clinical trials and safety and efficacy studies.</p><p>Excellent verbal and written communication skills; and ability to clearly communicate requirements and provide direction to others in a manner that can be easily understood.</p><p>Excellent organization skills and the ability to adapt to changing priorities and deadlines.</p><p>Analytical thinker with excellent root-cause analysis and problem-solving skills.</p><p>Excellent planning, organization and time management skills including the ability to support and prioritize multiple projects.</p><p>Previous experience with regulations Cannabis Act, NCR, CDSA, GPP, GDP and GMP is considered an asset</p><p>Knowledge of plant chemistry, extraction systems and chromatographic techniques is considered an asset</p><p>Regulatory Auditing</p><p>Able to work independently and efficiently with little supervision</p><p>Able to obtain and maintain QAP status as required through Health Canada</p><p>Must be 19+ with the ability to obtain and maintain a security clearance, as per Health Canada’s Cannabis Act</p><p>Previous Health Canada Security Clearance and work experience with a Canadian Licensed Producer (LP) is considered as an asset. Ability to obtain a Health Canada Security Clearance is required.</p><p>VIVO Competencies &amp; Values</p><p>Unity – We know great outcomes in business aren’t accomplished by one person, they are accomplished by a team, success for us hinges on collaboration</p><p>Accountability – We take ownership and have a bias for action that allows us to produce excellent customer-centric results</p><p>Integrity – We know it’s this simple, wrong is wrong even if everyone is doing it, right is right even if no one is doing it</p><p>Innovation – We strive to identify and embrace opportunities to differentiate and elevate the experience of our customers and our employees</p><p>Self-Awareness – We embrace reflection and feedback so our growth and development thrives</p><p>Leadership – We know authenticity in our interactions and empowering those around us makes us valued leaders no matter our position</p></div>","company":{"website":"vivocannabis.com","name":"VIVO Cannabis Inc"},"location":{"country":"Canada","address":"Hope, BC","city":"Hope","stateProvince":"BC"},"frontendLink":"/job-posting/vivo-cannabis-inc/quality-assurance-manager/7f6ad5260efdfb860fbdb97a5833a2e5","title":"Quality Assurance Manager","category":"Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services","hash":"7f6ad5260efdfb860fbdb97a5833a2e5","postingUrl":"https://www.jobilize.com/job/quality-assurance-manager-hope-vivo-cannabis-canada-hiring-now-job","salary":"$51k - $120k"},{"salaries":[{"salaryStart":"$100k","salaryEnd":"$110k","currency":"","source":"Glassdoor","position":"Quality Assurance Manager","type":"per year","url":"https://www.glassdoor.ca/Salary/Canopy-Growth-Corporation-Quality-Assurance-Manager-Vancouver-Salaries-EJI_IE1311239.0,25_KO26,51_IL.52,61_IM972.htm"},{"salaryStart":"$51k","salaryEnd":"$120k","currency":"","source":"PayScale","position":"Quality Assurance Manager","type":"per year","url":"https://www.payscale.com/research/CA/Job=Quality_Assurance_Manager/Salary/c2efae43/Vancouver-BC"},{"salaryStart":"$100k","salaryEnd":"$160k","currency":"","source":"ERI Economic Research Institute","position":"Quality Assurance Manager","type":"per year","url":"https://www.erieri.com/salary/job/quality-assurance-manager/canada/british-columbia/surrey"}],"employmentType":"Full-time","function":["Quality Assurance & Regulatory Affairs"],"postedOn":"5 days ago","description":"<div><p>Company Overview</p><p>VIVO Cannabis™ is a, TSX listed corporation with operations in three countries. Its Canadian operations, Canna Farms Limited, ABcann Medicinals Inc. and Harvest Medicine Inc. are recognized for trusted, premium cannabis products and services. VIVO holds production and sales licences from Health Canada and operates world-class indoor and seasonal airhouse cultivation facilities. VIVO has a collection of premium brands, each targeting different customer segments, including Canna Farms™, Beacon Medical™, Fireside™, Fireside-X™, Lumina™ and Canadian Bud Collection™. Harvest Medicine, VIVO's patient-centric, scalable network of medical cannabis clinics, has serviced over 150,000 patient visits. VIVO is pursuing several partnership and product development opportunities and focuses its international efforts on Germany and Australia.</p><p><b>The Opportunity</b></p><p>VIVO Cannabis' licensed producer Canna Farms is seeking a contentious, diligent and adaptive Quality Assurance Manager (QAP to support their Hope based facility.</p><p>Position Overview</p><p>The Quality Assurance Manager (QAP) is accountable for the development, implementation and ongoing monitoring of the quality assurance and control systems in strict compliance with the Cannabis Act and all associated regulations. The Quality Assurance Manager (QAP) must have strong leadership qualities and the ability to liaise with internal and external departments.</p><p><b>Key Responsibilities</b></p><p>Quality Assurance</p><p>• Ensure all production, processing, packaging and labelling activities are conducted according to applicable legislation including but not limited to GPP, GDP, GMP and Cannabis Regulations</p><p>• Review and approve Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs), Work Instructions, Forms and Batch documentation</p><p>• Ensure all production, processing, packaging and labelling activities are carried out according to approved Standard Operating Procedures (SOP)</p><p>• Assist with preparing reports required by the Cannabis Regulations</p><p>• Review and approve labels for final cannabis products for accuracy and compliance to Cannabis Regulations</p><p>• Serve as subject matter expert for all quality requirements in the manufacturing of cannabis products</p><p>• Establish and enforce quality assurance standards in cultivation inputs, processing and packaging of cannabis</p><p>• Ensure all record keeping for methods and procedures are updated and current as per the Cannabis Regulations</p><p>• Manage preparation and handling of mock/actual recall events.</p><p>• Conduct and report quality complaint investigations, including adverse reactions</p><p>• Evaluate impact of change requests to product quality, quality management systems and regulatory compliance</p><p>• Provide support for on-site audits/inspections conducted by external authorities</p><p>• Initiate corrective and preventive actions (CAPAs) and conduct investigations to address non-conformances, out of specification results, and ongoing/trending deviations, as needed</p><p>• Oversee implementation of methods and procedures for inspecting, testing and evaluating the quality of cannabis and cannabis products</p><p>• Assist with the Document Management System, document control, and SOP training</p><p>• Support generation and management of Quality Agreements</p><p>• Ensure only pest control products registered for use on cannabis under Pest Control Products Act (PCPA) are released for production use</p><p>• Approve and release starting materials; packaging materials; intermediate, bulk and finished products</p><p>• Assist with inventory management</p><p>• Establish and maintain good working relationships with vendors and third-party service providers.</p><p>• Participate in improvement initiatives and special projects, as required</p><p>• Act as designate for Director of Quality as appointed</p><p>• Complete all training required for Quality Assurance Manager (QAP)</p><p>Leadership</p><p>• Manage, lead and motivate a team of individuals</p><p>• Schedule team members and department activities appropriately</p><p>• Delegate departmental tasks accordingly</p><p>• Support in the delivery of a meaningful performance management program</p><p>Qualifications and Skills</p><p>Academic/Educational Requirements</p><p>• Minimum of Bachelor’s degree in related scientific field with regulatory discipline required or shows demonstrated experience in the required role.</p><p>• 1-2 years of education and/or experience in scientific field preferred.</p><p>Required Skills/Experience/Knowledge</p><p>• QA experience in a GMP/GPP-focused quality-related position in pharmaceutical or cannabis industry or equivalent is considered an asset</p><p>• 1-2 years of experience in preparing and writing standard operating procedures, test methods, sampling protocols or other quality management system documentation is considered an asset.</p><p>• Strong scientific, analytical and mathematical skills.</p><p>• Able to understand of sampling protocols, sampling plans, test method protocols, methodology, test method limitations, validation, risk assessment analysis and how to apply scientific rationale.</p><p>• Able to understand and interpret laboratory test results, validation studies, stability protocols, clinical trials and safety and efficacy studies.</p><p>• Excellent verbal and written communication skills; and ability to clearly communicate requirements and provide direction to others in a manner that can be easily understood.</p><p>• Excellent organization skills and the ability to adapt to changing priorities and deadlines.</p><p>• Analytical thinker with excellent root-cause analysis and problem-solving skills.</p><p>• Excellent planning, organization and time management skills including the ability to support and prioritize multiple projects.</p><p>• Previous experience with regulations Cannabis Act, NCR, CDSA, GPP, GDP and GMP is considered an asset</p><p>• Knowledge of plant chemistry, extraction systems and chromatographic techniques is considered an asset</p><p>• Quality Assurance</p><p>• Regulatory Auditing</p><p>• Able to work independently and efficiently with little supervision</p><p>• Able to obtain and maintain QAP status as required through Health Canada</p><p>• Must be 19+ with the ability to obtain and maintain a security clearance, as per Health Canada’s Cannabis Act</p><p>• Previous Health Canada Security Clearance and work experience with a Canadian Licensed Producer (LP) is considered as an asset. Ability to obtain a Health Canada Security Clearance is required.</p><p>VIVO Competencies &amp; Values</p><p>• Unity – We know great outcomes in business aren’t accomplished by one person, they are accomplished by a team, success for us hinges on collaboration</p><p>• Accountability – We take ownership and have a bias for action that allows us to produce excellent customer-centric results</p><p>• Integrity – We know it’s this simple, wrong is wrong even if everyone is doing it, right is right even if no one is doing it</p><p>• Innovation – We strive to identify and embrace opportunities to differentiate and elevate the experience of our customers and our employees</p><p>• Self-Awareness – We embrace reflection and feedback so our growth and development thrives</p><p>• Leadership – We know authenticity in our interactions and empowering those around us makes us valued leaders no matter our position</p></div>","company":{"website":"vivocannabis.com","companyType":"Public/Established","name":"VIVO Cannabis Inc.","logoUrl":"/logos/vivo-cannabis-inc-b2bff754be696caa5ea5512e0fb3c9cf.png"},"location":{"country":"Canada","address":"Hope, BC","city":"Hope","stateProvince":"BC"},"frontendLink":"/job-posting/vivo-cannabis-inc/quality-assurance-manager/e29ca6108427784a6174a7224bd32415","title":"Quality Assurance Manager","category":"Agriculture & Farming","hash":"e29ca6108427784a6174a7224bd32415","postingUrl":"https://ca.linkedin.com/jobs/view/quality-assurance-manager-at-vivo-cannabis-inc-2803965692","salary":"$100k - $110k"},{"function":["Quality Assurance & Regulatory Affairs"],"postedOn":"4 days ago","description":"<div><div><div><p>We are currently seeking candidates for the position of <b>Quality Assurance Controller.</b></p><p>Reporting to the Quality Assurance Manager-Product Compliance QAP, the QA Controller operates in accordance with best practices, policies, procedure and applicable acts and regulations. The successful candidate will be positive in attitude, have strong decision making, leadership skills and will be a hardworking individual with a keen eye for detail. As a resourceful and creative problem solver you show initiative, can work individually as well as in a team environment, are a quick learner and adaptable to different situations. You also have an ability to consistently meet tight deadlines in a fast-paced and changing work environment and are highly organized.</p><p><b>Key Responsibilities:</b></p><ul><li>Maintains adherence to Organigrams product quality program;</li><li>Assist QA Manager- Product Compliance during auditing inspections;</li><li>Directly assists with duties of QAP: assuring the quality of cannabis products before they are made available for sale;</li><li>Reviews and approves master batch records for cannabis products conducting ERP system release and quarantines as applicable;</li><li>Coordinates cannabis product for testing and reviews testing results to assure the cannabis product meets specifications for release;</li><li>Identify and action non-conforming product by analyzing root causes and developing corrective actions;</li><li>Monitor environmental and product test result data trends; identify and facilitate changes to achieve specifications and targets;</li><li>Approve product quality standards;</li><li>Assist with design, execution and analysis of stability protocols;</li><li>Assists QA Manager- Product Compliance with coordination and execution of traceability exercises;</li><li>Assist with ongoing development and maintenance of the Quality Management System;</li><li>Provide training and support to employees on quality systems;</li><li>Performs internal facility inspections and audits;</li><li>Other duties as may be required.</li></ul><p><b>Qualifications:</b></p><ul><li>Post-secondary education or equivalent experience;</li><li>5 years experience in Quality Assurance pertaining to food manufacturing and/or in a pharmaceutical manufacturing environment is desired;</li><li>Ability to multi-task with efficiency and precision in a fast-paced and evolving environment while maintaining a positive outlook;</li><li>Proficient in Word, PowerPoint, Outlook, Excel, inventory management systems;</li><li>Strong investigative, problem-solving and decision-making skills;</li><li>Strong communication (written and verbal) skills;</li><li>Ability to work individually as well as in a multi-faceted team environment;</li><li>Quick learner and adaptable to different situations, shows initiative;</li><li>Hardworking individual with a keen eye for detail.</li></ul><p>For more information and to apply online, please visit the Careers page of our Website at: <b>www.organigram.ca/careers.</b></p><p>While we thank all candidates for their interest, only those selected will be contacted.</p><p>Organigram is an equal opportunity employer.</p></div></div><br /><div><div><div>Date Posted</div><div>Nov 23, 2021</div></div><div><div>Type</div><div>Full-time - Permanent</div></div><div><div>Career Level</div><div>Experienced</div></div><div><div>Category</div><div>Manufacturing</div></div></div></div>","company":{"companyType":"Public/Established","name":"OrganiGram Inc","logoUrl":"/logos/organigram-inc-5d1310a944f393e0ae6a0a47db2f9dfb.png"},"location":{"country":"Canada","address":"Moncton, NB","city":"Moncton","stateProvince":"NB"},"frontendLink":"/job-posting/organigram-inc/quality-assurance-controller/f576cd760de4cbcf71451fa3fd02ac01","title":"Quality Assurance Controller","category":"Medical & Healthcare","hash":"f576cd760de4cbcf71451fa3fd02ac01","postingUrl":"https://ca.indeed.com/job/quality-assurance-controller-c48de62e88495a48"},{"function":["Quality Assurance & Regulatory Affairs"],"postedOn":"10 days ago","description":"<div><div><b>SALARY:</b> Based on Experience<br /><br /><b>Quality Assurance Manager Description:</b><br /><br />The Quality Assurance Manager is responsible for providing leadership to the quality assurance team and manages all food/product safety, quality programs, and laboratory activities of the facility. Manage and oversee the entire plant's food safety and quality control functions consistent with FSMA requirements, GFSI standards, Food Safety principles, allergen controls and GMP practices. Review raw material and finished products for compliance to regulation and specification. Active leader in ensuring all aspects of the plant' s Food Safety programs and Regulatory Compliance are maintained to the highest standards. Participate in ongoing review and evaluation of the plant' s GFSI program as a GFSI Leader and assist in employee training of GFSI principles and pre-requisite programs. Manage and oversee daily laboratory functions, Sanitation and Pest Control activities. The Quality Assurance Manager will be based out of Monticello, IL.<br /><br /><b>Quality Assurance Manager Qualifications:</b><br /><ul><li>Bachelor's Degree in Food Science or equivalent experience, food process engineering, or appropriate biological sciences. Certified in a GFSI Scheme a plus.</li><li>Three to five (3-5) years of professional work-related experience in quality assurance management and/or quality control and food safety out of the food industry.</li><li>Previous experience in the CBD industry preferred, but not required.</li><li>Preventative Controls for Food Safety Qualified Individual (PCQI Certified).</li><li>Three years to five years' experience with HACCP / Quality Assurance Programs.</li><li>Ability to manage an hourly staff and interface with various levels of Management.</li><li>Ability to read, analyze, and interpret general food industry periodicals, professional journals and government regulations.</li><li>Ability to produce reports, business correspondence and procedure Read, write, and speak English fluently.</li><li>Intermediate or above knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint software programs. Proficient in use of various \"mainframe\" data management systems and</li><li>Ability to resolve practical problems and deal with a variety of variables.</li><li>Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram or schedule</li><li>Ability to calculate figures, analyze financial reports, determine processing rates work with percentages and fractional calculations.</li><li>Strong knowledge of Food GMP's, SOP's, HACCP/Food Safety, CBD, Regulatory and Environmental</li><li>Experience with Organic, Kosher, and API (Active Pharmaceutical Ingredient) certification and</li><li>Ability to meet attendance</li><li>Ability to maintain an effective working relationship with all internal and external contacts.</li><li>Understanding of basic principles of the GFSI programs and other food safety policies/procedures.</li></ul><b>PHYSICAL DEMANDS:</b><br /><ul><li>Rotating and oscillating equipment</li><li>Exposure to manufacturing equipment hazards, especially forklifts</li><li>Standing and walking on concrete floor</li><li>Exposure to raw hemp biomass</li></ul><b>Quality Assurance Manager Benefits:</b><br /><ul><li>Medical insurance</li><li>Dental insurance</li><li>Vision insurance</li><li>Company Paid LI</li><li>AD&amp;D</li><li>Matching 401K</li><li>Employee Assistance Program</li><li>Paid Time off</li></ul>PHM Brandsis an equal opportunity employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to sex, race, color, religion, ethnic or national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, pregnancy, leave status, disability, veteran status, genetic information and/or any other characteristic or status protected by national, federal, state, or local law.<br /><br />PM21<p><br />PI154102859</p></div></div>","company":{"companyType":"Private/Established","name":"PHM Brands","logoUrl":"/logos/phm-brands-llc-871151ce94e5c9812b99a6fbd0d48599.png"},"location":{"country":"United States","address":"Champaign, IL 61820","city":"Champaign","stateProvince":"IL"},"frontendLink":"/job-posting/phm-brands/quality-assurance-manager/80dd458f3e7fc0eb4f21b862d3760af8","title":"Quality Assurance Manager","category":"Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services","hash":"80dd458f3e7fc0eb4f21b862d3760af8","postingUrl":"https://www.indeed.com/job/quality-assurance-manager-a564b9efc16b569e"},{"salaries":[{"salaryStart":"$74k","salaryEnd":"$undefined","currency":"","source":"PayScale","position":"Quality Assurance Manager","type":"per year (median)","url":"https://www.payscale.com/research/CA/Job=Quality_Assurance_Manager/Salary/36b57096/Kelowna-BC"},{"salaryStart":"$46","salaryEnd":"$73","currency":"","source":"Economic Research Institute","position":"Quality Assurance Manager","type":"per hour","url":"https://www.erieri.com/salary/job/quality-assurance-manager/canada/british-columbia/kelowna"},{"salaryStart":"$91k","salaryEnd":"$99k","currency":"","source":"Glassdoor","position":"Quality Assurance Manager","type":"per year","url":"https://www.glassdoor.ca/Salary/BCLC-Quality-Assurance-Manager-Kamloops-Salaries-EJI_IE298001.0,4_KO5,30_IL.31,39_IM971.htm"}],"employmentType":"Full-time","function":["Quality Assurance & Regulatory Affairs"],"postedOn":"15 days ago","description":"<div><p>Quality Control Manager Job at Hello HR Inc. – Penticton, BC</p><p><b>Our client is hiring for the following role:</b></p><p>Quality Control Manager</p><p>Job Location: Penticton, British Columbia and surrounding area.</p><p>Our Story: We are an integrated cannabis company with an industry-leading reputation for cultivation of high quality cannabis. We pride ourselves in providing a wide range of premium quality organic cannabis and services, while developing innovative technologies, promoting cannabis consumer health and wellness, and delivering an exceptional customer experience across all its brands.</p><p><b>MAIN RESPONSIBILITIES</b></p><p>QC Manager</p><p><b>Reporting to senior level management, the QC Manager is the Quality Assurance Person (QAP) within the licensed site. Responsibilities/duties are as follows:</b></p><p><b>Strategic:</b></p><p>• Enhancement Initiatives: ensuring continual quality improvement of the production process of cannabis through reinforcement of product quality and food safety programs, sanitation program and oversight of security system.</p><p><b>Technical:</b></p><p>• Responsible for both quality control (QC) and quality assurance (QA) aspects for the licensed facility, including: production, facility, security, storage, packaging, labeling and Good Production Practices in accordance with the Cannabis Regulations.</p><p>• Ensuring compliance and enforcing all applicable regulatory guidelines, including but not limited to: GAP, GPP, GMP, HACCP and Quality Assurance standards, providing technical and regulatory directions and insights in growing inputs, packaging and production of cannabis.</p><p>• Reviewing, analyzing and actioning regulations, documents and reports pertaining to the Cannabis Regulations, Non-conformance Reports (NCR), Corrective Action and Preventative Action Reports (CAPA), Food and Drugs Act (FDA), Controlled drugs and Substances Act (CDSA) and Pest Control Products Act (PCPA).</p><p>• Developing/updating and maintaining documents including, but not limited to, Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) and Quality Manuals.</p><p>• Establishing and enforcing quality assurance plans and standards: conducting hazard analysis, identifying critical control points and preventative measures; establishes critical limits, monitoring procedures, corrective actions and verification procedures.</p><p>• Oversees critical/technical review of documents, COAs, laboratory test results, procedures and production equipment, including equipment qualification and validation.</p><p>• Other duties as required.</p><p><b>Additional expectations:</b></p><p>• Flexibility to work variable shifts.</p><p>• Must be willing to relocate or commute to the facility, without relocation assistance.</p><p>• Where possible, be available on site or via telephone after hours in the event of an emergency related to the production or quality systems at the facility.</p><p>• Must carry and use personal security fob to access secured areas.</p><p><b>Qualifications:</b></p><p>• Degree in Chemistry, Biology, Pharmacology or Food Science, obtained or recognized by a Canadian University;</p><p><b>• 3-5 years’ senior management experience in Quality Assurance/Control in a production environment; VS:</b></p><p>• Preferred knowledge of plant chemistry, extraction and formulation systems, and chromatographic techniques;</p><p>• Recent criminal record check completed (required prior to hiring);</p><p>• Valid security clearance (ACMPR or Cannabis Regulations).</p><p>Technical Skills</p><p>• Solid ERP, MS Office Suite, Adobe Pro, G-Suite and additional technical proficiency;</p><p>• Proven knowledge and experience in the stated responsibilities of the position (i.e. Food, Pharma, NHP);</p><p>• Previous experience as a stand-alone QA/QC resource having direct responsibility for determining strategic objectives to meet quality with given resources and carry out tactical execution;</p><p>• Preferred experience with cGMP, GAP, GLP, HACCP, ISO and FDA;</p><p>• Preferred experience with design inspection methods, fabrication and production of medical cannabis;</p><p>• Must be familiar with the provisions of the Cannabis Regulations and the Food and Drugs Act.</p><p><b>Soft Skills:</b></p><p>• Ability to stay focused and execute accordingly;</p><p>• Extremely detail oriented – you notice the small things that others don’t;</p><p>• Strong organization skills;</p><p>• Methodical in your approach;</p><p>• Expert at time management;</p><p>• Flexible with your time to meet regulatory requirements of the site;</p><p>• Exceptional leadership skills with developed management and coaching skills, a strong sense of integrity and work ethic;</p><p>• Clear Communicator who is capable of speaking professionally, clearly and concisely;</p><p>• Research Expert – proficient in researching and retaining complicated compliance knowledge.</p><p><b>Annual Compensation and Benefits:</b></p><p>• Salary Range $80,000 – $100,000.00 with bonus; benefits</p><p>• 3 Weeks Paid Vacation.</p><p>• Benefits</p><p>• Great work environment</p><p>• Amazing leadership</p><p>Reference ID: 3</p><p>Application deadline: 2021-11-26</p><p>Job Types: Full-time, Permanent</p><p>Salary: $80,000.00-$100,000.00 per year</p><p><b>Additional pay:</b></p><p><b>Schedule:</b></p><p><b>COVID-19 considerations:</b></p><p>-following legislative guidelines</p><p><b>Education:</b></p><p>• Bachelor’s Degree (preferred)</p><p><b>Experience:</b></p><p>• directly related Quality Control: 3 years (required)</p><p>• Health Canada Audit: 3 years (required)</p><p>• related cannabis industry: 3 years (required)</p><p><b>Work remotely:</b></p><p>About the Company</p><p>Company: Hello HR Inc. –</p><p>Company Location: Penticton, BC</p><p>Estimated Salary</p></div>","company":{"name":"Hello HR Inc."},"location":{"country":"Canada","address":"Penticton, BC","city":"Penticton","stateProvince":"BC"},"frontendLink":"/job-posting/hello-hr-inc/quality-control-manager/c9fc574752dcdb81efb2acf7c2fc9266","title":"Quality Control Manager","category":"Agriculture & Farming","hash":"c9fc574752dcdb81efb2acf7c2fc9266","postingUrl":"https://customercarejob.com/job/quality-control-manager/","salary":"$74k - $undefined"},{"salaries":[{"salaryStart":"$74k","salaryEnd":"$100k","currency":"US","source":"Monster","position":"Quality Assurance Manager","type":"per year","url":"https://www.monster.com/salary/q-quality-assurance-manager-l-east-hanover-nj"},{"salaryStart":"$100k","salaryEnd":"$160k","currency":"US","source":"Salary.com","position":"Quality Assurance Manager","type":"per year","url":"https://www.salary.com/research/salary/benchmark/quality-assurance-manager-salary/nj"},{"salaryStart":"$51k","salaryEnd":"$120k","currency":"US","source":"ZipRecruiter","position":"Quality Assurance Manager","type":"per year","url":"https://www.ziprecruiter.com/Salaries/Quality-Assurance-Manager-Salary-in-Edison,NJ"}],"employmentType":"Full-time","function":["Quality Assurance & Regulatory Affairs"],"postedOn":"14 days ago","description":"<div><p>US Cannalytics, a cannabis and hemp testing company, is seeking a Quality Assurance Manager to oversee all quality initiatives at our ISO 17025 accredited labs in New Jersey, Pennsylvania and Maryland.</p><p>The position can be based in East Hanover, NJ, Bethlehem, PA or Westminster, MD. Travel to the other locations will be required as needed.</p><p>Quality Assurance Manager Qualifications</p><p>• Must pass criminal background check.</p><p>• Bachelor's degree life sciences/scientific discipline with 3-5 years of regulatory experience or bachelor's degree in Quality Management with 3-5 years experience of laboratory experience.</p><p>• Working knowledge of ISO quality standards and a solid understanding of quality management systems.</p><p>• Ability to read, write, analyze, and interpret professional journals, technical procedures, and government regulations.</p><p>• Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals; apply concepts such as fractions percentages, ratios, and proportions.</p><p>• Must have knowledge of laboratory information systems and be proficiency in Microsoft Office.</p><p>Quality Assurance Manager Responsibilities</p><p>The Quality Assurance Officer is responsible ensuring the effectiveness and compliance of all quality and safety systems</p><p>Essential Duties</p><p>• Develop proficiency in laboratory procedures and software systems to effectively manage quality systems.</p><p>• Ensure effective and efficient operation of equipment and availability of necessary resources.</p><p>• Manages and oversees personnel training and performance program on all operational procedures.</p><p>• Manages and controls all quality procedures, including environmental and safety protocols.</p><p>• Drives process improvements and allocates required resources for project completion.</p><p>• Manages quality process of investigation, corrective action, and response to internal and external customer complaints regarding quality.</p><p>• Writes and maintains the documentation of the quality system, test procedures, and laboratory information system.</p><p>• Analyze and verify results, including statements of conformity or opinions and interpretations.</p><p>• Analyzes statistical data and product specifications to verify expected quality.</p><p>• Lead ISO and state compliance audits</p><p>• Perform internal audits, complete CAPA, and respond to deficiencies</p><p>• Other duties as assigned by the Laboratory Director.</p><p><b>Job Type:</b></p><p>Full-time</p><p><b>Benefits:</b></p><p>Dental insurance</p><p>Health insurance</p><p>Paid time off</p><p>Vision insurance</p><p><b>Schedule:</b></p><p>8 hour shift</p><p>Day shift</p><p>Monday to Friday</p><p>Weekend availability</p><p><b>Supplemental Pay:</b></p><p>Bonus pay</p><p><b>Education:</b></p><p>Bachelor's (Required)</p><p><b>Experience:</b></p><p>Cannabis Testing: 1 year (Preferred)</p><p>ISO 17025: 1 year (Required)</p><p><b>Work Location:</b></p><p>Multiple Locations</p></div>","company":{"companyType":"Private/Startup","name":"US Cannalytics","logoUrl":"/logos/us-cannalytics-llc-9194b377c45f73865aeaf054d96d1612.jpeg"},"location":{"country":"United States","address":"East Hanover, NJ, USA","city":"East Hanover","stateProvince":"NJ"},"frontendLink":"/job-posting/us-cannalytics/quality-assurance-manager/0cf4bbf729dba73772925548edb9548f","title":"Quality Assurance Manager","category":"Medical & Healthcare","hash":"0cf4bbf729dba73772925548edb9548f","postingUrl":"https://us.bebee.com/job/20211114-f0ac62912d1fa1b77c4f5198d78f7959","salary":"$74k - $100k"},{"employmentType":"Full-time, Permanent","function":["Quality Assurance & Regulatory Affairs"],"postedOn":"18 days ago","description":"<div><p><b>Located in Barrie, Ontario, our client offers a professional and collaborative workplace culture in a leading-edge facility built to international pharma standards. Our company is a recognized leader in the Cannabis industry, named Start-Up of the Year at the most recent Canadian Cannabis Awards. Our growing team of scientists, technicians, engineers and business professionals delivers quality and innovation through research, discipline, and forward thinking.</b></p><p><b>The Quality Control Manager will maintain quality standards by approving incoming materials, in-process production, finished products (in house and 3rd party testing), and recording the results. Manage, lead and mentor a team of Quality Control Associates, Chemists and Leads</b></p><ul><li>Oversee approval or rejection of starting materials, packaging materials, intermediate, bulk and finished products;</li><li>Ensure that all necessary testing is carried out and the associated records evaluated</li><li>Approve specifications, sampling instructions, test methods and other Quality Control procedures</li><li>Approve and monitor any contract analysts and external laboratories</li><li>Ensure the qualification and maintenance of the department, premises and equipment</li><li>Ensure that the appropriate Quality Control validations are executed, including process validation as required</li><li>Ensure that the required initial and continuing training of the department personnel is carried out and adapted according to need</li><li>Participate in the design, effective implementation, monitoring and maintenance of the quality management system, including the authorization of applicable written procedures and other documents and to ensure their strict implementation.</li><li>Oversee the monitoring and control of the manufacturing environment, including compliance to the facility hygiene program</li><li>Continuous monitoring of material suppliers, contract manufacturers and providers of other GMP related outsourced activities</li><li>Ensure the designation and monitoring of storage conditions for materials and products is followed</li><li>Ensure compliance for retention of records</li><li>Ensure compliance with GMP/GPP regulations as required by Health Canada or other jurisdictions to obtain/maintain GMP/GPP status</li><li>Oversee the inspection, investigation, and taking of samples, in order to monitor factors which may affect product quality</li><li>Participate in management reviews of process performance, product quality and of the quality management system and advocating continual improvement</li><li>Ensure a timely and effective communication and escalation process exists to raise quality issues to the appropriate levels of management</li><li>Oversee the control of the reference and/or retention samples of materials and products when applicable</li><li>Ensure the correct labelling of containers of materials and products</li><li>Ensure the monitoring of the stability of the products</li><li>Participate in the investigation of complaints related to the quality of the product, etc.</li><li>Perform Annual Product Quality Review in conjunction with the Quality Management team</li><li>Manage all aspects of the raw material receiving and inspection program, ensuring all incoming materials are approved by confirming specifications, conducting any required tests, controlling the status of all materials</li><li>Manage the approval in-process production by confirming required specifications, conducting visual and measurement tests, and communicating the required adjustments to the Production Manager</li><li>Manage in-house testing of finished products and other samples by conducting required tests, data review and issuance of CofA’s</li><li>Manage all aspects of testing performed by 3rd party testing labs: sample delivery, testing plans, confirmation of receipt, CofA delivery commitments, 3rd party lab performance, investigations and method transfers</li><li>Oversee the return of products for re-work if needed and complete documentation to confirm re-work</li><li>Manage the Quality Control team, championing and promoting a quality culture within the company</li><li>Lead the qualification of new and existing lab instrumentation</li><li>Timely review and investigation of all OOS, OOL and OOT results</li></ul><p>*</p><p><b>Skills and Qualifications needed for the position: </b></p><ul><li>Bachelor’s degree in chemistry or science related field, or equivalent</li><li>Strong work ethic and integrity</li><li>Proven experience leading a Quality Control laboratory, preferably within the pharmaceutical or related GMP environment</li><li>Experience in raw material testing and release</li><li>Experience in technical writing</li><li>Excellent time management skills with the ability to work under minimal supervision</li><li>Competent data analysis and data management skills</li><li>Experience in OOS (out of specification) investigation</li><li>Excellent knowledge of GC (Gas chromatography) and HPLC (High performance liquid chromatography) and other analytical, wet chemistry and general laboratory techniques</li><li>Excellent technical competence and software proficiency including MS Office and lab instrumentation software</li><li>Strong communication skills, including the ability to explain and teach methodologies</li></ul><p>Job Types: Full-time, Permanent</p><p>Salary: $100,000.00-$120,000.00 per year</p><p>Schedule:</p><ul><li>8 hour shift</li></ul><p>Education:</p><ul><li>Bachelor's Degree (required)</li></ul><p>Experience:</p><ul><li>Quality Assurance: 2 years (required)</li></ul></div>","company":{"companyType":"Private/Growth","name":"Vertical Staffing Resources","logoUrl":"/logos/vertical-staffing-resources-5f5417c4b68a35fa11ced541e549ee1e.jpeg"},"location":{"country":"Canada","address":"Barrie, ON","city":"Barrie","stateProvince":"ON"},"frontendLink":"/job-posting/vertical-staffing-resources/quality-control-manager/3e54f84863cc8011eebb4d5e6dfa756e","title":"Quality Control Manager","category":"Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services","hash":"3e54f84863cc8011eebb4d5e6dfa756e","postingUrl":"https://ca.indeed.com/job/quality-control-manager-2d5bfb38297f8889"},{"salaries":[{"salaryStart":"$95k","salaryEnd":"$150k","currency":"US","source":"Salary.com","position":"Quality Assurance Manager","type":"per year","url":"https://www.salary.com/research/salary/benchmark/quality-assurance-manager-salary/new-bedford-ma"},{"salaryStart":"$120k","salaryEnd":"$180k","currency":"US","source":"Built In Boston","position":"QA Manager","type":"per year","url":"https://www.builtinboston.com/salaries/dev-engineer/qa-manager/boston"},{"salaryStart":"$82k","salaryEnd":"$160k","currency":"US","source":"Glassdoor","position":"QA Manager","type":"per year","url":"https://www.glassdoor.com/Salaries/boston-qa-manager-salary-SRCH_IL.0,6_IM109_KO7,17.htm"}],"employmentType":"Contractor","function":["Quality Assurance & Regulatory Affairs"],"postedOn":"15 days ago","description":"<div><p>Position Summary: MariMed, Inc. is seeking a Quality Assurance Manager (PCQI, HACCP, SQF, Food Safety) to plan, coordinate, and direct a centralized corporate quality and safety management program designed to meet State and Federal (GMP) regulations for the cultivation, processing, and production of cannabis and cannabis-infused products. ​The position is based in Massachusetts.</p><p><b>Essential Functions and Responsibilities:</b></p><p>• Develop and maintain quality and safety management system to include SOPs, forms, and regulated documents for approval and implementation</p><p>• Develop, implement, and monitor policies and procedures for food safety following state code, HACCP, 21 CFR 111 and 21 CFR 117, as required</p><p>• Monitor training and quality and safety performance across all departments in multiple states.</p><p>• Report to facility and corporate leadership – KPIs, initiatives, issues, corrective action, and customer complaints</p><p>• Provide guidance and lead problem solving and corrective actions involving food safety and quality issues</p><p>• Interprets quality and safety philosophy to key personnel in organization. Communicates potential business impact to corporate and facility management</p><p>• Authority to accept/reject products, in-process components, raw materials, packaging, labels and more based on quality and safety</p><p>• Manages Contracts and Supplier Evaluation Program</p><p>• Manages food safety and quality audit programs (internal and external)</p><p>• Lead the configuration, implementation, and management of GMP software</p><p>• Recommends and/or develops orientation and training programs for quality, safety, GMP training. Assist members of the plant team in training as appropriate</p><p>• Works closely with third party testing labs to improve success rate of potency and contaminant testing for product certificate of analyses</p><p><b>Education Requirements:</b></p><p>• 5+ years of experience as a quality and safety assurance supervisor/manager in Dietary/Natural Products, Food or Pharmaceutical industry</p><p>• BS or BA degree in food science, food engineering, microbiology, chemistry, or other similar science related field.</p><p>• HACCP &amp; PCQI certified preferred</p><p>Skills and Abilities</p><p>• Proven ability to lead projects/people and proactively anticipate and address issues.</p><p>• Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions (problem-solving and root-cause analysis)</p><p>• Computer Skills: MS Office applications, GMP software</p><p>• Excellent oral and written skills; ability to tailor to audience</p><p>• Ability to interface with multiple groups – from front line operators to CEO and customers</p><p>• Strong ability to quickly master product and process details</p><p>About the Company: MariMed Inc., a multi-state cannabis operator, is dedicated to improving the health and wellness of people using cannabinoids and cannabis products. The Company develops, owns, and manages seed to sale state-licensed cannabis facilities, which are models of excellence in horticultural principles, cannabis cultivation, cannabis-infused products, and dispensary operations. MariMed has an experienced management team that has produced consistent growth and success for the Company and its managed business units, keeping it at the forefront of cannabis science and innovation. Proprietary formulations created by the Company's technicians are embedded in its industry-leading products and brands, including Betty's Eddies, Nature's Heritage, Bourne Baking Co., and Kalm Fusion. For additional information, visit marimedinc.com</p></div>","company":{"website":"marimedinc.com","companyType":"Public/Growth","name":"MariMed, Inc.","logoUrl":"/logos/marimed-inc-eca7e3abe72a26964eb12216c8de824c.jpeg"},"location":{"country":"United States","address":"New Bedford, MA, USA","city":"New Bedford","stateProvince":"MA"},"frontendLink":"/job-posting/marimed-inc/quality-assurance-manager/1cb23576f5eb857040683ae6f81ad3fc","title":"Quality Assurance Manager","category":"Agriculture & Farming","hash":"1cb23576f5eb857040683ae6f81ad3fc","postingUrl":"https://www.recruit.net/job/quality-assurance-manager-jobs/CE7482B432E0D89F","salary":"$95k - $150k"},{"function":["Quality Assurance & Regulatory Affairs"],"postedOn":"16 days ago","description":"<div><div><p>Marijuana testing is no longer a part of the pre-screening process.</p><p></p><p><br />Summary</p><p>Manage quality in a manufacturing facility, with a focus on meeting Key Performance Indicators (KPI’s) for safety, quality, production, efficiency, and service.</p><p><b>Day to Day Roles</b></p><ul><li>Manage and promote practices and processes intended to provide safe products that comply with appropriate laws and regulations, meet the company quality standards, and serve the needs of our customers.</li><li>Take ownership and demonstrate leadership necessary to achieve goals specific to Safety, Quality, Service, Efficiency and Employee Development</li><li>Monitor KPI’s anticipating and correcting trends which would compromise achievement of targets</li><li>Lead by example to promote and encourage employees to strongly commit to safety and GMP (Good Manufacturing Practices)</li><li>Formulate and maintain quality control objectives and coordinate objectives with manufacturing to maximize product reliability and minimize costs.</li><li>Ensure the quality system is effectively implemented including all prerequisite programs (e.g. BRC, HACCP, product safety and security, traceability, pest control, etc.) and lead the development of “audit ready at any time” philosophy within the plant. Plant lead for all audit activity.</li><li>Enforce corporate quality assurance (CQA) procedures and network with CQA and other plants to share best practices</li><li>Analyze nonconforming materials and complaint data to identify improvement opportunities.</li><li>Exert leadership within the facility to ensure that teams and activities are identified to address root causes of failures. Monitor the effectiveness of actions taken and initiate further action when previous actions are found ineffective.</li><li>Serve as technical expert and resource for quality assurance, process improvement tools, problem solving tools, material and new product trials</li><li>Ensure quality and product safety certifications are maintained (I.e. BRC, SFI)</li><li>Ensure customer complaints are investigated promptly and thoroughly and appropriate Corrective Action Responses are written and implemented. Work with customers to ensure requirements are met and work with suppliers to resolve issues as needed.</li><li>Develop procedures, work instructions and visual standards as needed to drive improvement and ensure implementation</li><li>Assist in identifying and developing audit/inspection criteria which are effective in preventing or controlling deficient or problematic processes</li><li>Direct the work, plan and approve resources, quality project plans and schedules</li><li>Consult with company, third party agencies, and external customers regarding quality and product safety audits and certification inquiries and projects</li><li>Analyze technology trends, market demands, feasibility, costs, and customer demands that may affect quality</li><li>Understand, support and follow management expectations in alignment with company values</li></ul><p><b>Core Skills and Qualifications</b></p><ul><li>Microsoft Excel skills to include the ability to create spreadsheets (e.g., formulas such as V-lookup, graphs, pivot tables)</li><li>Excellent verbal and written skills necessary in order to communicate intricate job-related processes to internal customers</li><li>Proven analytical problem solver</li><li>Strong attention to detail and accuracy</li><li>Ability to think strategically and creatively to develop new ideas and solutions</li></ul><p><b>External candidate only</b></p><ul><li>Requires a Bachelor’s degree and three (3) years of quality-related experience demonstrating a progression of increased scope and responsibility</li><li>Three (3) years of supervisory experience with strong leadership and management skills</li></ul><p><b>Internal candidate only</b></p><ul><li>Requires a Bachelor’s degree and three (3) years of quality-related experience demonstrating a progression of increased scope and responsibility, or</li><li>High school diploma or equivalent with six (6) years of quality-related experience demonstrating a progression of increased scope and responsibility</li><li>Three (3) years of supervisory experience with strong leadership and management skills</li></ul><p><b>Both candidates</b></p><ul><li>Demonstration of minimum proficiency with the English language in order to ensure effective new hire training and on-going communications about safety and quality issues.</li><li>Demonstrated mastery in quality methods, procedures, and processes</li><li>Displays strong interpersonal skills and is accessible and approachable</li><li>Ability to utilize business sense and creativity to develop new ideas, approaches and solutions</li><li>Ability to use logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems</li><li>Experience using Microsoft Office, including the ability to create basic reports, documents, presentations and spreadsheets in MS Word, MS Excel, and MS PowerPoint</li><li>Knowledge of business and management principles involved in planning, resource allocation, cost analysis and budgeting, people management, and leadership guidance</li><li>Ability to utilize and train employees on technology, processes and procedures</li><li>Excellent verbal and written skills necessary in order to persuade and influence decision making of individuals, groups, or work teams, and to communicate difficult issues</li><li>Experience using various statistical and quality methodologies including but not limited to Statistical Process Control (SPC), Statistical Quality Control (SQC), 5S, 8D, Failure Mode and Effects Analysis (FMEA), Root Cause Analysis, Gage Rrepeatability and Reproducibility (R&amp;R), and Design of Experiments (DOE)</li><li>Experience with Quality Management Systems (QMS)</li><li>Math skills to include algebra and statistics</li><li>Advanced knowledge of products, materials, production processes, quality control, costs, and other techniques for maximizing the effective manufacture and distribution of products</li></ul><p><b>Preferred Skills and Qualifications for both candidates</b></p><ul><li>Ability to obtain and maintain formal certifications American Society of Quality Certified Engineer, Certified Quality Auditor, or Certified Quality Manager</li><li>ASQ certification</li><li>6 Sigma Black Belt Certification</li><li>Experience in a manufacturing environment</li><li>Experience managing multi-shift or continuous operations</li><li>Paper converting, chemical/plastics processing and packaging industrial experience</li><li>Lean manufacturing experience</li></ul><p></p><p><b><i><br />Overview: </i></b><i>As the manufacturer of Dart® and Solo® brand products,</i><b><i> </i></b><i>Dart Container is an industry leading single-use food and beverage packaging company. With 15,000 employees and 40+ locations worldwide, Dart offers more than 4,000 products used every day in restaurants, hospitals, schools and homes around the globe.</i></p><p><b><i>Benefits:</i></b><i> Dart Container full-time employees enjoy great benefits, including medical, dental, vision, life insurance, 401(k) with company matching contributions, paid vacation, paid holidays, short-term disability, tuition assistance, product discounts and more.</i></p><p></p><p><br />If you experience difficulty applying online, you may call <span><a href=\"tel:+1-833-472-3278\">(833) 472-3278</a></span> or email us at [email protected] for assistance.</p><p></p><p><br />Dart Container is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all candidates for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.</p><p></p><p><br />https://www.dartcontainer.com/eeoaa/</p><p></p><p><br />If you have a disability and need an accommodation to access this website or for the application process, you should call Dart at <span><a href=\"tel:+1-833-472-3278\">(833) 472-3278</a></span> or email us at [email protected] Relay calls can be made by dialing 711 or the relay number for your state.</p></div><p></p></div>","company":{"companyType":"Private/Established","name":"Dart Container","logoUrl":"/logos/dart-container-5d77909bfc9e48f9dc733e640c160e6b.jpeg"},"location":{"country":"United States","address":"Quitman, MS 39355","city":"Quitman","stateProvince":"MS"},"frontendLink":"/job-posting/dart-container/quality-manager-i-no-marijuana-testing/ce305774343b32aec07d56c77f0422ea","title":"Quality Manager I - No Marijuana Testing","category":"Supply Chain & Logistics","hash":"ce305774343b32aec07d56c77f0422ea","postingUrl":"https://www.indeed.com/job/quality-manager-i-no-marijuana-testing-6e53349e8f78d112"},{"function":["Quality Assurance & Regulatory Affairs"],"postedOn":"16 days ago","description":"<div><div><p>AWH is a vertically integrated cannabis cultivator, processor and dispensary operator with assets in Illinois, Massachusetts Michigan and Ohio. We seek to foster a robust and inclusive cannabis organization through providing a premium, unmatched customer-focused retail experience and producing quality and mindfully created cannabis products. Our goal is to build a world class team that will continue our mission of helping to shape the future of cannabis and bettering our customers life with cannabis. How will we achieve this? By offering unrivaled quality, consistency and meticulously curated products that satisfy our customers unique, individual needs.</p><p>When it comes to customer service experience, our dispensaries will set a new standard of excellence, emphasizing health and wellness. As a team that is committed to our values, our people and our communities; we are looking for people who are inspired by our vision and stay dedicated to our mission as we scale continuously.</p><p><b>Why AWH</b>?</p><p>Our people are our greatest asset. Our teams are comprised of a group of skilled and passionate professionals and partners from a diverse range of fields. We believe in not only building a diverse team but creating a space where ALL feel welcome and training our leaders to not only be inclusive themselves but to inspire their teams to be the same. We provide equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity, national origin, age or disability. We believe in providing competitive compensation, quality benefits and a work environment that fosters creativity, hard work and leverage every one of our employees' unique skills while giving them what it takes to advance those said skills and learn new ones. We sweat the details to ensure our teams are confident and excited to provide best in class service to our customers and communities we serve.</p><p>The Quality Assurance Manager is responsible for monitoring and evaluating internal production processes, overseeing quality-related activities at the facility associated with sampling and inspection of in-process and finished products, customer complaints, product investigations, and Corrective and Prevention Action (CAPA) plans. The Quality Assurance Manager responsible for ensuring products are being produced in a manner that meets all specifications and brand consistency and promoting a culture of Quality across all departments. The Quality Assurance Manager reports directly to the site leader.</p><p><b>Essential Duties and Responsibilities</b></p><ul><li>Monitoring and evaluating internal production processes.</li><li>Responsible for developing product quality safety and sanitation programs for the cultivation site.</li><li>Build a documented consumer complaint process complete with trending, weekly reviews and trend reduction.</li><li>Create guidance in regulations consistent with FSMA, CGMP and food CFR requirements.</li><li>Assurance of sound raw and FG traceability program.</li><li>Development of Master Sanitation program.</li><li>Implementation of thorough line quality measurement systems.</li><li>Documentation and control of all processes.</li><li>Lead a strong pest control program.</li><li>Developing quality control processes and design product specifications.</li><li>Supervising staff and monitoring production standards.</li><li>Examining the quality of raw/pack materials that are used in production.</li><li>Evaluating the final output of products to determine their quality.</li><li>Producing statistical reports on quality standards.</li><li>Rejecting products that fail quality standards.</li><li>Implement HACCP program all within the food work streams.</li></ul><p><b>Supervisory Responsibilities</b></p><ul><li>This position has no supervisory responsibilities at this time but will require engagement and accountability by managers involved in the daily operations of the facility.</li></ul><p><b>Competencies</b></p><ul><li>Treat people with respect, keeps commitments, inspires the trust of others, works with integrity and ethically, upholds organizational values.</li></ul><ul><li>Is consistently at work and on time, ensures work responsibilities are covered when absent, arrives at meetings and appointments on time.</li></ul><ul><li>Observes and adheres to regulatory, safety and security procedures.</li><li>Ability to maintain a high degree of attention to detail and accuracy.</li><li>Ability to maintain confidence, confidentially, and composure during difficult and/or complex situations.</li><li>Ability to work in a dynamic, fast-paced deadline-driven environment while successfully managing multiple tasks.</li></ul><p><b>Requirements and Qualifications</b></p><ul><li>2 year degree in Business Administration, or relevant field. 4 year degree preferred.</li><li>Quality Control Certification preferred.</li><li>Minimum 3 – 5 years as a Site Quality Manager; strong food experience is a plus</li><li>Ability to build and manage external auditing such as SQF or BRC initiatives.</li><li>Lean manufacturing experience and HACCP certified a plus.</li><li>Advanced CAPA, RCA, and strategic planning experience</li><li>Advanced experience conducting audits, data analysis and reporting statistics.</li><li>Highly computer literate and proficient in MS Office including Excel, PowerPoint, Word and data analytics.</li><li>Excellent critical thinking and problem-solving skills.</li><li>Excellent interpersonal and communication skills including speaking and writing.</li><li>Proven track record in people leadership (supporting, developing, engaging) with demonstrated teambuilding and collaboration skills.</li><li>Must be at least 21 years of age.</li><li>Must pass any and all required background checks.</li><li>Must be and remain compliant with any and all regulatory requirements for working in the cannabis industry.</li><li>Must be able to obtain and retain a Registered Agent Card issued by the MA Cannabis Control Commission.</li><li>Must have excellent organization and time management skills.</li><li>Must be focused, pay close attention to detail and accuracy of data recorded.</li><li>Must be able to internalize training and follow instructions consistently.</li><li>Must be able to work effectively as part of a team and grow with the company</li></ul><p><b>Work Environment</b></p><p>This position performs duties in an agricultural/manufacturing environment.</p><p><b>EEO STATEMENT:</b></p><p>Ascend Wellness Holdings, LLC and its subsidiaries is an equal opportunity employer and celebrate the population of differences, and does not discriminate in its hiring / hiring practices, regardless of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.</p></div></div>","company":{"companyType":"Private/Established","name":"Ascend Wellness Holdings","logoUrl":"/logos/ascend-wellness-holdings-1c26c3789d81d07fdc1179c08239ac2b.png"},"location":{"country":"United States","address":"Lansing, MI 48933","city":"Lansing","stateProvince":"MI"},"frontendLink":"/job-posting/ascend-wellness-holdings/quality-assurance-manager/59b90e9c17e38b7d4640ea17c8164cef","title":"Quality Assurance Manager","category":"Agriculture & Farming","hash":"59b90e9c17e38b7d4640ea17c8164cef","postingUrl":"https://www.indeed.com/job/quality-assurance-manager-42c9586855f74baf"},{"employmentType":"Full-time","function":["Quality Assurance & Regulatory Affairs"],"postedOn":"26 days ago","description":"<div><p>We are looking for a dynamic, energetic, team-oriented candidate to join our company. This is an exciting opportunity to work with one of Health Canada’s newest Cannabis Act Licensed Producers. We are seeking a qualified person to fill the key role of Quality Assurance Manager (“QA Manager”) at our new facility located in Guelph, Ontario.</p><p>The selected candidate will be expected to work collaboratively with the Chief Executive Officer and other department heads, to ensure compliance with all aspects of Good Production Practices (GPP) regulations as required by Health Canada and the Company's standards for quality, safety and security. The QA Manager will be responsible for all quality assurance employees and functions, including but not limited to testing, manufacturing, and packaging.</p><p><b>Duties</b></p><p>The selected candidate will be responsible for the following duties:</p><ul><li>Adhere to the Standard Operating Procedures for the GPP operations,</li><li>Provide GPP and SOP training to all staff who are involved in the handling of cannabis,</li><li>Write, review and revise SOPs, quality policies and procedures, customer methods to ensure continuous compliance with GPP and regulatory compliance,</li><li>Ensure that all staff members follow the Standard Operating Procedures,</li><li>Act as our internal authority for all interaction with Health Canada, external agencies and contracts for quality assurance and regulatory compliance-related activities,</li><li>Liaison with the Responsible Person in Charge, suppliers and vendors,</li><li>Maintenance of the Producer's Licence and any other applicable licences,</li><li>Lead audits,</li><li>Ensure all GPP records are maintained accurately,</li><li>Ensure that no cannabis is released for sale unless it is in compliance with GPPs,</li><li>Ensure that all cannabis products released are of intact product integrity,</li><li>Handle complaints, recalls or adverse events and perform all investigations that arise,</li><li>In the case of a recall, Quality Assurance serves as the Recall Coordinator and is responsible for examining results, root cause determination and providing corrective actions,</li><li>Oversee and advise on pharmacological activities,</li><li>All other Quality Assurance duties as specified under the Cannabis Act Regulations.</li></ul><p><b>Qualifications</b></p><p>The successful candidate will be required to meet the following qualifications:</p><ul><li>An active Security Clearance under the Cannabis Act and Regulations is required</li><li>Minimum Bachelor of Science degree from an accredited institution,</li><li>Minimum of three years experience in a GPP quality department (GMP experience is an asset),</li><li>Comprehensive knowledge of GPP manufacturing practices (HACCP experience is an asset),</li><li>Excellent written and verbal communication skills,</li><li>Excellent leadership, critical thinking and problem-solving skills,</li><li>Team-oriented and goal-focused</li></ul><p>We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only applicants being considered will be contacted.</p><p>Thank you!</p><p>Application deadline: 2021-11-15</p><p>Job Type: Full-time</p><p>Schedule:</p><ul><li>Monday to Friday</li></ul><p>Licence/Certification:</p><ul><li>Security Clearance under the Cannabis Regulations (preferred)</li></ul></div>","company":{"name":"Teapad Medical Inc."},"location":{"country":"Canada","address":"Guelph, ON","city":"Guelph","stateProvince":"ON"},"frontendLink":"/job-posting/teapad-medical-inc/quality-assurance-manager/99d96a243f3d76c60f765b38dbc756c4","title":"Quality Assurance Manager","category":"Manufacturing","hash":"99d96a243f3d76c60f765b38dbc756c4","postingUrl":"https://ca.indeed.com/job/quality-assurance-manager-9337b5a7d45f7c85"},{"employmentType":"Full-time","function":["Quality Assurance & Regulatory Affairs"],"postedOn":"28 days ago","description":"<div><p>At Fluresh, we create thoughtfully curated, expertly cultivated and uniquely designed cannabis products tailored to support each person's dynamic needs. Fluresh has two state-of-the-art integrated operations in Adrian and Grand Rapids, Michigan, to grow, harvest, process, provision and package the highest quality medical and adult use cannabis products.</p><p><b>Position Summary:</b></p><p>Headquartered in Adrian and reporting to the General Manager of Fluresh’s Adrian facility, the QA/QC Manager will also work with the Grand Rapids General Manager and the Operations Manager to oversee the post-harvest manufacturing process there. He/she will ensure that all products in both facilities meet consistent standards and are compliant with state quality-related regulations, GMP, and SQF. He/she will develop, implement, and manage product quality programs and will develop and implement a quality assurance training program.</p><p><b>Essential Duties and Responsibilities:</b></p><p>• Develop, implement, and manage post-harvest production quality programs</p><p>• Identify and set appropriate quality standards and parameters for products</p><p>• Oversee QA/QC processes</p><p>• Oversee and manage the QA/QC team in production practices and quality assessment of goods</p><p>• Develop and implement a quality assurance training program</p><p>• Lead monthly QA/QC performance review meetings</p><p>• Create or update SOPs, as needed</p><p>• Devise procedures to sample and inspect finished goods and report quality issues</p><p>• Inspect packaged goods for correct content, quality, and labeling</p><p>• Develop and implement in-process documentation and logs; collecting, analyzing, and summarizing data</p><p>• Develop and implement CAPA plans</p><p>• Ensure compliance with state quality-related regulation and act as contact person for quality related state regulator inquiries</p><p>• Ensure compliance with GMP and SQF</p><p>• Evaluate customer complaints and conduct product investigations</p><p><b>Required Experience, Education, and Skills:</b></p><p>• High School diploma required; Bachelor’s degree in science, finance, or similar discipline strongly preferred</p><p>• 3-5 years progressive experience QA/QC management</p><p>• Strong analytical and problem solving skills</p><p>• Excellent organizational skills and attention to details</p><p>• Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite</p><p>• Travel to Grand Rapids is expected to be 20%</p><p><b>Our Culture:</b></p><p><b>It’s our privilege at Fluresh to do what we love, and we take our mission to deliver the highest-quality cannabis products seriously. We believe in being incredible partners to everyone around us. This requires:</b></p><p>• Follow-through and responsiveness</p><p>• Resourcefulness</p><p>• Team player</p><p>• Good listener and learner</p><p>• Flexible</p><p>• Respectful</p><p>• Can-do, positive attitude</p><p>• A strong sense of personal responsibility</p><p>Fluresh is an equal opportunity employer</p></div>","company":{"website":"fluresh.com","companyType":"Private/Growth","name":"Fluresh LLC","logoUrl":"/logos/fluresh-3bda2cffb9819c6fdb9ae576ea0273f6.png"},"location":{"country":"United States","address":"Michigan, USA","stateProvince":"MI"},"frontendLink":"/job-posting/fluresh-llc/quality-assurance-manager/413743c6c82f07491167028b07a82808","title":"Quality Assurance Manager","category":"Medical & Healthcare","hash":"413743c6c82f07491167028b07a82808","postingUrl":"https://www.adzuna.com/details/2598094302"},{"employmentType":"Full-time","function":["Quality Assurance & Regulatory Affairs"],"postedOn":"11 days ago","description":"<div><p><b>The Quality Control Manager</b></p><p>The Quality Control Manager is essential for the overall implementation and operations of the quality management system. Working under the operations manager and with QA Manager has primary responsibility to ensure all personnel are familiar with the quality assurance processes, quality control processes, and general technical operations. This position also requires keen attention to detail, thorough understanding of ISO/IEC, and thorough understanding of all regulatory requirements.</p><p><b>ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: </b></p><ul><li>Participates in developing and communicating departmental goals, objectives, and system</li><li>Helps to communicate, coordinate and enforce systems, policies, and procedures by ensuring self and subordinate employees are in compliance with Company and department policies, health and safety rules and regulations, as well as strict adherence to SOPs and cGMPs</li><li>Trains employees by providing appropriate orientation and giving employees on an ongoing basis the information, knowledge, and materials necessary to perform their jobs</li><li>Learn and apply the quality management system which is in accord with ISO/IEC 17025 and state regulatory requirements.</li><li>Must demonstrate competence prior to independently performing any job duty, including all elements of the quality management system.</li><li>Participate in conducting internal audits, as directed.</li><li>Head activities in preparation of annual management reviews</li><li>Maintain a safe environment in which employees are protected from physical, chemical and biological hazards</li><li>Develop and maintain SOP, Manufacturing protocols and job specific training</li><li>Monitor environmental conditions</li><li>Supervises and motivates direct reporting staff by assigning duties to each employee, explaining how these duties are to be done and communicating how the successful performance of those duties will be measured</li><li>Monitors and corrects performance issues real time, and appropriately documents issue and corrective action</li></ul><p><i>Sample Handling &amp; Analysis: </i></p><p>· Sample Intake</p><p>· Sample Homogenization by mechanical or manual pulverization</p><p>· Sample Weighing</p><p>· Sample Batching, as directed</p><p>· Foreign Material Testing</p><p>· Water Activity</p><p>· Moisture</p><p><i>Other: </i></p><p>· Perform and monitor equipment verification</p><p>· Administer feedback surveys</p><p>· Remediation</p><p><b>Qualifications</b></p><p>· 3 - 5 years of experience in contact center quality assurance teams, ideally at one or more organizations that have 2-sided marketplace structures</p><p>· 1 -3 years of experience in a business-related field</p><p>· A solid track record demonstrating the ability to manage team performance, results and development</p><p>· Experience carefully evaluating internal customer experience processes and workflows, and successfully optimizing these processes to drive efficiency</p><p>· Ability to gather, synthesize and analyze information to make recommendations that will improve customer experience and improve the marketplace experience</p><p>· Proven track record of implementing new solutions from end to end, including strategy, planning, and execution</p><p>· Proven ability to communicate and work seamlessly with both technical and business teams</p><p>Job Type: Full-time</p><p>Pay: Up to $65,000.00 per year</p><p>Benefits:</p><ul><li>Dental insurance</li><li>Employee discount</li><li>Health insurance</li><li>Paid time off</li><li>Vision insurance</li></ul><p>Schedule:</p><ul><li>8 hour shift</li></ul><p>Ability to commute/relocate:</p><ul><li>Los Angeles, CA 90012: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Preferred)</li></ul><p>Education:</p><ul><li>Bachelor's (Preferred)</li></ul><p>Experience:</p><ul><li>Quality control: 3 years (Preferred)</li><li>Management: 3 years (Preferred)</li></ul><p>Work Location: One location</p></div>","company":{"companyType":"Private/Growth","name":"IGS Solutions LLC","logoUrl":"/logos/igs-solutions-llc-345c6205d011c0ae1e37e4ad77edb1b1.png"},"location":{"country":"United States","address":"Los Angeles, CA 90012","city":"Los Angeles","stateProvince":"CA"},"frontendLink":"/job-posting/igs-solutions-llc/quality-control-manager-cannabis-industry/a9c840c2da8e9a5fd34c75e180473a71","title":"Quality Control Manager - Cannabis Industry","category":"Information Technology & Services","hash":"a9c840c2da8e9a5fd34c75e180473a71","postingUrl":"https://www.indeed.com/job/quality-control-manager-cannabis-industry-a899ccad130ef06c"},{"employmentType":"Full-time","function":["Quality Assurance & Regulatory Affairs"],"postedOn":"25 days ago","description":"<div><p>The Quality Assurance Manager is responsible for management of all quality system related activities. In addition, the QA Manager is responsible for coordinating, facilitating, and implementing quality assurance standards based on Company, AZDHS and FDA GAP requirements across all Company products and related processes. This position will write quality assurance SOPs and policies, develop and control early-stage quality programs, monitor suppliers/CRO conformance with QA standards and procedures and set their direction for regulatory compliance.</p><p><b>Job Responsibilities:</b></p><p>• To monitor the process and understand all areas of quality assurance and the risk or hazards that can adversely affect the quality of the product.</p><p>• The Quality Assurance Manager ensures the quality of the product that leaves the facility meets AZDHS requirements and is safe, amenable and protects the consumer (patient).</p><p>• Success will be measured by the frequency of quality-based returns and defects. As the</p><p>• Define quality strategic direction and drive continuous improvement efforts.</p><p>• Must stay current with regulatory compliance requirements applicable to the industry such as AZDHS, FDA, USDA, and OSHA regulations by conducting research on such matters utilizing regulatory publications and web sites</p><p>• Investigate and track customer complaints regarding quality as well as work with external customers (from operations to senior management) to resolve quality issues.</p><p>• Product Monitoring (From seed to sell and return) - Evaluate and document product quality and rate products in accordance with specifications and metrics at various stages of process.</p><p>• Conduct Internal Quality Audits and Quality Evaluations by inspecting assigned facility based on pre-established criteria, documenting and reporting deficiencies to the assigned Supervisor for corrective action</p><p>• Monitors compliance to established Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP &amp; cGMP)</p><p>• Develop and implement AZDHS compliant lab sampling protocol and program. Work with the Lab Manager assuring timely and accurate reporting of lab data while meeting.</p><p>• Develop and analyze statistical data and product specifications to determine present standards and establish proposed quality and reliability expectancy of finished product.</p><p>• Supervises accurate and timely reporting of HACCP and work documentations and records to ensure integrity and retention requirements.</p><p>• Conducts all duties in compliance with safety rules, applicable SOPs, and other applicable guidelines.</p><p>• Provide direct reports with effective leadership through development and implementation of daily/weekly work plan, effective communication, provide necessary training, recognize and reward good performance, identify performance deficiencies and take corrective action when necessary.</p><p><b>Your Requirements:</b></p><p>• Bachelor’s degree (or foreign equivalent) in a related field or equivalent job experience.</p><p>• Experience in organizing and managing Quality Management Systems, HACCP plan implementation and monitoring.</p><p>• 21 years of age</p><p>• People Management experience</p><p>• Written and verbal communication skills</p><p>• Familiar with the regulatory requirements, AZDHS, ADEQ, FDA, USDA, OSHA</p><p>• Prior experience with product sampling, inspection procedures, customer complaints, product investigations, and CAPA</p><p>• HACCP Certification. Additional certs a plus i.e. GFSI, ISO 9001, PCQI, ISO 22000</p><p>• Sound knowledge of the practical application of statistical methods (SPS Charts/Graphs) to determine whether processes and results are appropriate.</p><p><b>Compensation:</b></p><p>• $70k-$80k base salary</p><p>• Benefits: Medical, Vision &amp; Dental</p><p>• Paid Holidays + flexible PTO</p><p>• Casual dress</p></div>","company":{"companyType":"Private/Established","name":"Vangst","logoUrl":"/logos/vangst-1731290886786334fb502ebdee566cc6.png"},"location":{"country":"United States","address":"Willcox, AZ, USA","city":"Willcox","stateProvince":"AZ"},"frontendLink":"/job-posting/vangst/quality-assurance-manager-cannabis/98b265a34e9b8c8604c2cf25809e4771","title":"Quality Assurance Manager (Cannabis)","category":"Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services","hash":"98b265a34e9b8c8604c2cf25809e4771","postingUrl":"https://www.linkedin.com/jobs/view/quality-assurance-manager-cannabis-at-vangst-2777937252"},{"salaries":[{"salaryStart":"$75k","salaryEnd":"$160k","currency":"US","source":"ZipRecruiter","position":"Software Quality Assurance Manager","type":"per year","url":"https://www.ziprecruiter.com/Salaries/Software-Quality-Assurance-Manager-Salary-in-Atlanta,GA"},{"salaryStart":"$100k","salaryEnd":"$160k","currency":"US","source":"Salary.com","position":"Software Quality Assurance Manager","type":"per year","url":"https://www.salary.com/research/salary/benchmark/software-quality-assurance-manager-salary/atlanta-ga"},{"salaryStart":"$96k","salaryEnd":"$100k","currency":"US","source":"Glassdoor","position":"Software Quality Assurance Manager","type":"per year","url":"https://www.glassdoor.com/Salary/Meta-Gaming-Studios-Software-Quality-Assurance-Manager-Atlanta-Salaries-EJI_IE5344210.0,19_KO20,54_IL.55,62_IM52.htm"}],"employmentType":"Full-time","function":["Quality Assurance & Regulatory Affairs"],"postedOn":"28 days ago","description":"<div><p><b>Job Description</b></p><p><b>Overview:</b></p><p>If you’re looking for a predictable job at a big established company, you can stop reading now. If you’re interested in getting in on the ground floor of a rocket ship with proven entrepreneurs and technologists in the fastest growing industry in the world - Cannabis - keep reading!</p><p><b>About the Company:</b></p><p>Join one of the most interesting companies in all of cannabis to be part of a dynamic and passionate team driving innovation in this emerging market. BLAZE Is a venture backed technology startup that is designing the next-generation of software for licensed cannabis operators serving cultivators, manufacturers, distributors and retailers (dispensary and delivery businesses). In less than 3 years the company has picked up hundreds of customers in multiple states.</p><p>BLAZE’s best in class ERP (enterprise resource planning) software enables companies of any size to streamline their entire business processes with legal compliance, inventory, customer and supply chain management in one unified platform. Customers can rapidly deploy the BLAZE technology with minimal risk, low cost, and maximum flexibility.</p><p>Software Quality Assurance Engineer (QA) Manager</p><p>We are looking for an experienced QA Manager to assist us in delivering reliable software to our clients.</p><p>You will work closely with the Engineering and QA Teams to plan, execute and release builds in a seamless manner. The QA Manager we are looking for is someone who is passionate about releasing high quality software and managing the necessary team resources to do so.</p><p><b>Your responsibilities include:</b></p><p>Work with the QA Lead to manage a team of QA engineers.</p><p>Work with technical PMs to manage resources</p><p>Work with product teams to understand release requirements and priorities</p><p>Ensure application reliability and stability</p><p>Work with QA Lead to define testing strategies and standards</p><p>Understand team workload and provide insights to technical PMs</p><p>Ensure continuous improvement of QA processes</p><p>Mentor QA colleagues (both stateside and nearshore)</p><p>Integrate QA to deployment processes</p><p>Document QA processes</p><p>Report progress, plans, and problems to the leadership team on a scheduled basis</p><p><b>Minimum Qualifications</b></p><p>BS or MS in Computer Science or equivalent</p><p>Experience in managing a small team of QA engineers</p><p>5 years minimum experience with manual Software Quality Assurance</p><p>5-7 years of Software Quality Assurance &amp; QA automation experience</p><p>SCRUM / Agile Process</p><p>Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written</p><p>High attention to detail</p><p>Team oriented</p><p>Preferred Qualification</p><p>Proficient with Agile testing methodologies and best practices</p><p>Strong knowledge of QA methodology and tools (ie. Selenium, JUnit, etc)</p><p>Understand the release and deployment process</p><p><b>WHAT WE OFFER</b></p><p>We offer remote work from home</p><p>A real chance to help shape the cannabis industry</p><p>Work with smart people in a fast-paced environment</p><p>Competitive salary</p><p>Health, dental and vision benefits</p><p>Powered by JazzHR</p><p>7ke1</p><p>Sl Ym</p><p>83</p></div>","company":{"companyType":"Private/Startup","name":"Blaze Solutions Inc.","logoUrl":"/logos/blaze-solutions-inc-c19ff58ec4cd91bb76d8fc8302372e5d.png"},"location":{"country":"United States","address":"Dallas, GA, USA","city":"Dallas","stateProvince":"GA"},"frontendLink":"/job-posting/blaze-solutions-inc/software-quality-assurance-manager/1e1e5de423e96aa58cf0076d8c9b9633","title":"Software Quality Assurance Manager","category":"Real Estate","hash":"1e1e5de423e96aa58cf0076d8c9b9633","postingUrl":"https://www.learn4good.com/jobs/online_remote/info_technology/699220309/e/","salary":"$75k - $160k"},{"employmentType":"Full-time","function":["Quality Assurance & Regulatory Affairs"],"postedOn":"17 days ago","description":"<div><p><b>Job Title</b></p><p>Quality Manager (must be willing to relocate to Creston, BC)</p><p><b>Location: </b></p><p>Creston, BC</p><p><b>Department: </b></p><p>Quality Assurance</p><p><b>Reports to: </b></p><p>Director, Quality and Compliance</p><p><b>Direct reports: </b></p><p>Document Controller and Inventory Controller</p><p><b>Key Relationships: </b></p><p>Operations, Quality Assurance, Commercial and Finance</p><p><b>Role Purpose/ Summary: </b></p><p>Support the Quality &amp; Compliance Team with the design, implementation, monitoring and continuous improvement of quality programs in all aspects of production.</p><p><b>About us: </b></p><p>Decibel is uncompromising in the process and craftsmanship needed to deliver the highest quality cannabis products and retail experiences. Decibel has three production houses operating or under development along with its wholly owned retail business, Prairie Records.</p><p>More information can be found at www.decibelcc.com</p><p><b>Our culture: </b></p><p>A collaborative work environment that is supportive and encouraging. We do not believe in the dated culture of a dog-eat-dog workplace – we’re all in this together and we fundamentally believe that success and learning are team accomplishments. We celebrate the collective and believe every role on the team is pivotal – regardless of years of experience.</p><p>Our current team is close knit. Anyone who joins the team will be a compliment to the positive, determined energy that flows through dB. You can expect to learn a lot quickly, from passionate and experienced individuals who are committed to supporting your growth.</p><p>We live by our “Actions to Live By”. We Grind (persistence and resourcefulness), We Craft (taking care in every detail) and We Care (inclusive and passionate about our business).</p><p><b>Key responsibilities: </b></p><ul><li>Act as the quality assurance person, upon approval by Health Canada as QAP/AQAP, and carry out necessary responsibilities as per the Cannabis Act and Regulations, as well as other regulatory guidelines</li><li>Support and work closely with management team to ensure that corporate quality objectives are aligned and met amongst all facilities under the Decibel Cannabis Company</li><li>Ensure and monitor GPP regulatory requirements are being met in production processes</li><li>Manage, implement, and support all quality systems, including but not limited to Corrective Actions &amp; Preventive Actions, Customer Complaints, Preventive Maintenance, Facility Inspections, Equipment Approval, Pest Control, Vendor Approval, GPP/GMP/GDP, Document Control, Product Recall and Withdrawals, Business Contingency, Internal Audits, Product On-Hold and Release, Label Approval, Validation Studies.</li></ul><ul><li>Review, approve, and audit Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs), ensuring that the procedures are carried out in production as per SOP; initiating and requesting for changes from department managers, as required.</li><li>Participate in regulatory inspections and audits, provide appropriate responses, as required; assign and follow-up with other departments on corrective actions, ensuring that all corrective actions and preventive actions are implemented and carried out</li><li>Manage and maintain vendor approval program, including vendors relating to sanitation, production supplies, and maintenance chemicals</li></ul><p>*</p><ul><li>Provide quality support on R&amp;D and continuous improvement projects</li><li>Provide support in health and safety issues related to quality and safety of products and personnel, such as personnel incident reports, and glass and brittle plastic incident reports</li><li>Coordinate GPP/GMP/GDP trainings, provide training sessions on a routine schedule</li><li>Manages the sanitation program and provide guidance to the sanitation team</li><li>Manages the inventory reporting system and ensuring the accuracy of inventory reporting as per the Cannabis Act and Regulations, and CRA requirements</li><li>Oversees incoming and outgoing shipment events and provide accurate monthly reports</li><li>Supports the security program as per the Cannabis Regulations, enforces the compliance requirements alongside with other site managers.</li><li>Other duties and projects as required</li></ul><p><b>What we can offer you: </b></p><ul><li>Competitive base salary</li><li>Huge opportunities for career progression as our organization continues to grow</li><li>A leadership team dedicated to every employee' s development and success</li></ul><p><b>Qualifications: </b></p><ul><li>Successfully pass a criminal record check</li><li>Bachelor’s Degree in Science and/or related field; or a Technical Diploma</li></ul><ul><li>Minimum 3 years experience in a manufacturing or processing environment.</li></ul><ul><li>Knowledge of Cannabis Act and Regulations; knowledge of pharmaceutical, food, and natural health products regulations is an asset</li></ul><ul><li>Comprehensive knowledge of manufacturing operations and GPP/ GMP</li></ul><p><b>Key competencies: </b></p><ul><li>Strong written and verbal (public speaking) communication skills.</li><li>High attention to detail and processes.</li><li>Able to multi-task efficiently.</li><li>Commitment to continuous professional development</li><li>Works well in a fast-paced environment with changing multiple priorities and frequent interruptions.</li><li>Efficient with computers and computer programs; experience with inventory management or data tracking software an asset</li><li>Health Canada Security Clearance application</li></ul><p><b>Closing remarks: </b></p><p>We will be evaluating the ideal candidate against these three things:</p><p>1) If they are a team player with a can-do attitude.</p><p>2) If they have demonstrated the ability to grow and develop their skillset.</p><p>3) If they are inspired to innovate and continuously improve the way they do their work.</p><p>A lot of the above skills can be taught but bottom line is, we are most interested in those who have the right attitude.</p><p>Not sure if you are the right fit but still curious? Reach out, we would love to chat!</p><p><b>Equal opportunity employer: </b></p><p>Decibel is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Decibel does not discriminate based on race, religion, color, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, non-disqualifying physical or mental disability, national origin, veteran status, or any other basis covered by appropriate law. All employment is decided based on qualifications and business needs.</p><p>Job Type: Full-time</p><p>Benefits:</p><ul><li>Extended health care</li></ul><p>Schedule:</p><ul><li>8 hour shift</li></ul><p>Application question(s):</p><ul><li>What is your salary range expectation for this role?</li></ul><p>Work remotely:</p><ul><li>No</li></ul></div>","company":{"companyType":"Public/Established","name":"Decibel Cannabis","logoUrl":"/logos/decibel-cannabis-company-18d6ecca2a4272260599a792c2ddd94c.jpeg"},"location":{"country":"Canada","address":"Calgary, AB","city":"Calgary","stateProvince":"AB"},"frontendLink":"/job-posting/decibel-cannabis/quality-manager-must-be-willing-to-relocate-to-creston-bc/7d954af8de6bcbf3bff8baf70e475246","title":"Quality Manager (must be willing to relocate to Creston, BC)","category":"Agriculture & Farming","hash":"7d954af8de6bcbf3bff8baf70e475246","postingUrl":"https://ca.indeed.com/job/quality-manager-must-be-willing-to-relocate-to-creston-bc-5653fd0636beee86"},{"employmentType":"Full-time, Permanent","function":["Quality Assurance & Regulatory Affairs"],"postedOn":"5 days ago","description":"<div><p>Our client is searching for a <b>Quality Assurance Manager/Person</b> who will be responsible for building and managing the Quality Assurance team. You will build upon an existing Quality Management System to implement quality processes, systems, and relationships and drive best in class quality and performance.</p><p>You will act as the primary <b>Quality Assurance Person (QAP) </b>on the license, overseeing testing, review, and release of all products entering the market.</p><p><b>Responsibilities: </b></p><ul><li>Act as the primary QAP on the site license(s), as designated by Health Canada:</li></ul><ul><li>Approve all Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) for site activities.</li></ul><ul><li>Establish and approve a Preventive Control Plan (PCP) for all applicable activities prior to their implementation.</li></ul><ul><li>Approve all finished product lots prior to sale.</li></ul><ul><li>Review and approve all packaging and labeling for compliance with Cannabis Regulations.</li></ul><ul><li>Review and approve all third-party analytical test results against established specifications.</li></ul><ul><li>Investigate all out-of-specification results and coordinate follow-up.</li></ul><ul><li>Oversee customer complaint programs and investigate each complaint with regards to the quality of cannabis.</li></ul><ul><li>Coordinate product recall and recall simulations.</li></ul><ul><li>Manage/lead and represent the company in virtual and physical audits - including inspections performed by Health Canada and any other regulatory agencies.</li></ul><ul><li>Work with external suppliers and contract labs to ensure Quality Agreements are up to date and are effective in supporting launch and commercialized operations.</li></ul><ul><li>Provide QA guidance to product development projects and technical transfer activities where applicable.</li></ul><ul><li>Hire great people and help to assign work and provide feedback &amp; coaching to team members within the Quality Assurance department.</li></ul><ul><li>Coordinate and execute periodic self-auditing of the site Quality Management System and trend analysis of all aspects of GPP operations.</li></ul><ul><li>Identify and initiate improvements to the quality management system, ensuring compliance to all relevant quality standards and regulatory requirements.</li></ul><ul><li>as well as site regulatory inspection preparation and internal site audit program.</li></ul><ul><li>Ensure the facility or facilities are in a constant state of inspection readiness across all functions through continuous improvement, education, training, and internal audits.</li></ul><ul><li>Oversee teams responsible for document management such as change control, deviations, non-conformance reports, and quality investigations.</li></ul><ul><li>Ensure effective coordination of investigations, root cause analysis, risk assessments and implementation of change control and corrective and preventive actions.</li></ul><p><b>Qualifications and Experience: </b></p><ul><li>B.Sc. required, in a scientific/technical discipline with 7+ years of experience in a quality position within the Cannabis, CPG, or pharmaceutical industries.</li></ul><ul><li>5+ years in a management/leadership role with experience in managing both large and small teams.</li></ul><ul><li>Highly familiar with the Cannabis Act and applicable regulatory requirements in combination with detailed knowledge of GDP and GPP in the Cannabis industry.</li></ul><ul><li>Knowledgeable and high level of historical experience in being the primary lead for supplier quality audits, complaint investigations, Health Canada regulatory audits, and quality compliance risk assessments.</li></ul><ul><li>Experience in both startup/early phase and commercial GMP manufacturing organizations.</li></ul><ul><li>Excellent working knowledge and experience with the practical implementation of HC, FDA and EMA regulations and guidelines in relation to manufacturing of Cannabis.</li></ul><ul><li>Exceptional interpersonal skills including the ability to influence behaviors and negotiate and resolve challenges with poise, tact, and diplomacy.</li></ul><ul><li>Exceptional oral and written communication skills.</li></ul><ul><li>Extensive experience with managing regulatory inspections and client audits.</li></ul><ul><li>Strong organizational skills and are able to prioritize and manage complex processes/ projects.</li></ul><ul><li>The ability to define problems, collect data, and draw valid conclusions using science and mathematics.</li></ul><ul><li>Confidence in your decision making and the ability to think strategically.</li></ul><ul><li>Entrepreneurial drive that allows you to evaluate and improve business outcomes.</li></ul><ul><li>Creative problem solver and be confident in finding ways to improve QA and operational processes.</li></ul><ul><li>Have the ability to identify and mitigate business risks before they happen.</li></ul><p><i>We appreciate the interest from all candidates; however, we will be contacting only those that best fit our client’s requirements.</i></p><p><i>Terra Recruitment welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.</i></p><p>Job Types: Full-time, Permanent</p><p>Salary: $1.00 per year</p><p>Benefits:</p><ul><li>Dental care</li><li>Extended health care</li><li>Vision care</li></ul><p>Schedule:</p><ul><li>8 hour shift</li></ul><p>Ability to commute/relocate:</p><ul><li>Red Deer, AB: reliably commute or be willing to relocate with an employer-provided relocation package (preferred)</li></ul><p>Education:</p><ul><li>Bachelor's Degree (preferred)</li></ul><p>Experience:</p><ul><li>cannabis QA: 1 year (preferred)</li></ul><p>Work remotely:</p><ul><li>No</li></ul></div>","company":{"name":"Terra Recruitment Inc."},"location":{"country":"Canada","address":"Red Deer, AB","city":"Red Deer","stateProvince":"AB"},"frontendLink":"/job-posting/terra-recruitment-inc/qa-manager-qap/79f9fcdacb7f718312d6a0566b21c055","title":"QA Manager / QAP","category":"Manufacturing","hash":"79f9fcdacb7f718312d6a0566b21c055","postingUrl":"https://ca.indeed.com/job/qa-manager-qap-3bc58dd2dc296bb8"}]