Packaging Staff

Skills Required
Qualifying individuals must be capable of working in a fast-paced environment. We are in a rapidly evolving industry and we are growing quickly, therefore this team member must be flexible with helping in other areas as needed. The ability to learn quickly and react to change is viewed as a very strong asset.

Minimum qualifications are as follows:

• (High) school graduation diploma or equivalent experience.
• Experience and/or education in food or medical packaging is required
• Experience a related field and/or packaging is viewed as a strong asset
• Ability to work in a time-sensitive environment
• Ability to work independently and safely
• Attention to detail
• Knowledge of products and services offered
• Comfortable working in a fast-paced learning environment
• WHMIS certification is considered an asset
• First Aid and CPR certification is considered an asset

Regular duties include;

• Cannabis plant care
• Bulk packaging products
• Precedence and accordance with Canada’s Island Garden standard operating procedures
• General packaging, producing and processing duties
• Communicating with coworkers
• Packaging products for final sale
• Daily operating procedures
• Product management
• Maintaining inventory and products
• Effective and proactive problem-solving
• Working in a team environment daily
• **Other duties as required

Salary and Benefits

Wage: $15/hour – $18/hour (depending on experience)

Hours: Permanent position (8:00am – 4:30pm) 40 hours/week, December-April
(7:00am – 3:30pm) 40/week, May-November

The successful candidate will be entitled to join our shared medical benefits plan, as well as a set number of vacation and sick days annually. More information on the medical benefits plan can be given during the interview process.

The successful candidate will be outgoing, organized and have strong oral and written communication skills. He or she will work well in a team environment, be client focused, punctual, and look forward to working in an exciting new industry. Not only this, but the applicant must be able to work independently and efficiently throughout daily operations.

The successful candidate must have a valid government issued ID, as well as a completed criminal record background check. The candidate may also be subject to provide a criminal record check to Canada’s Island Garden Human Resource department.

Business Equipment and Computer Applications

MS Office, MS Word

How to apply:
If interested in this position, please send resumés to: