Position Id
Saskatoon SK
Number of Openings
Job Type
Full-Time Regular
(GF) Grain/Food
As per employment standards

Health Coverage
comprehensive benefits
Date Posted

Director, Quality Assurance (Hemp Processing)

Our client, a growing force in the Canadian hemp processing industry, provides a range of sustainable, high-quality hemp products for distribution throughout North America and around the globe. They are becoming world leaders in whole hemp plant utilization, including food, industrial products and nutraceuticals. Their 15,000 square foot facility in Saskatoon is home to both GFSI certified hemp food production facility (hemp de-hulling, protein milling/sifting), as well a state-of-the-art CBD extraction facility. In addition to their Saskatoon facility, our client has a reduced flower and leaf facility in which they convert broad-acre farmed baled biomass into a high-quality extraction-ready product. Together, our client is amongst the first in North America to commercialize the full value of the industrial hemp plant.

They require a Director of QA/QC immediately to take on and oversee the work of testing, meeting regulatory requirements and completing SOP requirements. In this role, you’ll work in collaboration with the senior team in the Saskatoon processing and testing facility.

To be considered for this key role, your background includes:
  • Strong experience with QA programs such as GAP, GPP, GLP, GMP, HACCP / ISO22000, and GFSI (Primus specifically)
  • Post secondary education/experience specializing in the natural sciences (organic chemistry, biochemistry, plant biology, microbiology) AND
  • 2+ years of work experience as a QA person in a production environment (dry goods, grain processing, etc).
Our client offers a professional, collaborative environment, with a highly competitive salary, KPI and corporate bonus as well as full benefits. Your experience, along with your attributes for leadership, collaboration, and teamwork along with an eye for the future, is needed in this exciting role.

A full job description, list of qualifications, and company information will be shared with those demonstrating the required background. This is an immediate opportunity!

If this sounds like the kind of opportunity you personally might like more information on, contact Ed at 1.306.700.4766 to confidentially discuss the selection process and to establish your interest and intent to proceed. Not the position for you? Consider our referral policy!

NOTE: Candidates applying for this position must have the proper work authorization to work in Canada in order to be considered for this position. Canada visa sponsorship is NOT available for this role. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, we will not consider your job application as we are not licensed to assist with immigration. Those with temporary work permits or those located outside of Canada will not be retained in our database.

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