Quality Control Associate Job at BZAM Management Inc. – Pitt Meadows, BC
The Quality Control Associate will report to the Quality Assurance Specialist and will be responsible for providing quality oversight for site manufacturing operations. The QC Associate will be accountable for in-process quality monitoring of cannabis production processes in strict compliance with the Cannabis Regulations and Good Production Practices.
BZAM is as awesome as it sounds! We are an integrated cannabis company whose mission and brand stand for quality and integrity. Our commitment to excellence, service and employee satisfaction is demonstrated in our agile and strategic approach to market entry and investment in our people. As an emerging company in a rapid growth industry, BZAM’s innovative and accomplished leadership team is the cornerstone of our business and portfolio development.
Ø Ensure that all production activities are carried out as per Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) and in compliance with GPP;
Ø Perform documentation review (i.e. batch manufacturing and/or packaging records, etc.) with high attention to detail using working knowledge of quality concepts and internal procedures;
Ø Enforce procedural and GPP requirements including health and hygiene, gowning, sanitation and documentation practices;
Ø Coordinate change control implementation perform risk and impact assessment;
Ø Review status of process materials and ensure proper control, hold, release and transfer of materials;
Ø Assist in receiving inspections, verifications of BOMS and balances;
Ø Perform environmental verifications, pre-line clearance, and in-process checks;
Ø Ensure that cannabis is destroyed as per current approved SOPs and in line with the Cannabis Regulations;
Ø Ensure appropriate sample collection and testing;
Ø Coordinate calibration, maintenance and pest control activities;
Ø Provide assistance in resolving technical problems, process deviations, quality investigations, and corrective actions;
Ø Verify logs, databases, trends, and other data to track and flag quality concerns and areas of improvement; and
Ø Other duties as assigned by Quality Assurance Manager & Quality Assurance Specialist as applicable.
WHAT YOU BRING:
Ø BSc. in Chemistry, Biology, Pharmacology, Food Science, Microbiology or Environmental Science;
Ø Strong ethics coupled with respect for the highest compliance standards;
Ø Strong and current knowledge of Good Agricultural Practice, Good Manufacturing Practice, regulatory and environmental guidelines as per the Cannabis Regulations;
Ø Problem-solving and decision-making skills;
Ø Computer proficiency including MS Office; and
Ø Excellent communication skills.
You Are FOCUSED, DETAIL ORIENTED, ORGANIZED AND METHODICAL. Nothing gets by you and you are a master at time management.
You are a CLEAR COMMUNICATOR capable of speaking and writing professionally, clearly and concisely.
You are a RESEARCH GURU, proficient in researching and retaining complicated compliance knowledge.
Ø 2-3 years’ experience within a Quality Control position;
Ø Proven knowledge and experience in the stated responsibilities of the position (i.e. Food, Pharma, NHP);
Ø 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; and
Ø Preferred experience with cGMP, GAP, GLP, HACCP, ISO and FDA.
WHAT WE OFFER:
Ø Competitive Compensation and Benefits Package
Ø Rapid growth and advancement potential
Ø Learning and development opportunities
Ø Dynamic and innovative environment
Ø Exceptional culture
BZAM is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer that values the strength of diversity within the workplace. All qualified applicants, regardless of race, colour, religion, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, gender identity or expression, nationality, age, disability or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law, are strongly encouraged to apply.
Job Types: Full-time, Permanent
- Dental care
- Extended health care
- RRSP match
- Vision care
BZAM Cannabis is committed to following all provincial and federal public health authority guidance pertaining to COVID-19
- Bachelor’s Degree (preferred)
- Quality Control: 2 years (preferred)
- Manufacturing: 1 year (preferred)
- Cannabis: 1 year (preferred)
About the Company
Company: BZAM Management Inc. –
Company Location: Pitt Meadows, BC