MAINTENANCE TECHNICIAN

Pure Sunfarms is a vertically integrated, large-scale, low-cost supplier of high-quality cannabis to the Canadian adult recreation market, headquartered in Delta, BC. As a 50/50 joint-venture of Village Farms and Emerald Health Therapeutics, Pure Sunfarms is backed by one of North America’s leaders in high-tech greenhouse growing.

We are trail blazing this industry with some serious clout – and by serious, we mean a 30-year track record of operating mega-scale greenhouses. We are led by a team of seasoned executives along with a team of cultivation experience from around the world. Let’s just say - we are building and operating on a whole new level.

Here is where you come in as a Maintenance Technician. You have a "think outside the box" mentality and enjoy solving problems with creative solutions.  You love to work with your hands and thrive in an environment that provides you with unique challenges.  You enjoy variety in your day are interested in learning more about the cannabis industry.  If this speaks to what you are passionate about, let us provide you an environment of opportunity in helping us shape and redefine this area.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

  • Repair and Maintenance of Post-Harvest equipment to ensure downtime is minimized.

  • Repair and Maintain Irrigation Systems i.e. Pumps, Valves, Filters, Electronic Controls, Fertilizer Injection Systems Etc.

  • Repair and Maintain of Greenhouse Motorized Equipment i.e. Forklifts, Pallet jacks, Scooters, Electric Carts, Picking Carts, Lawnmowers, etc.

  • Perform scheduled and unscheduled Repairs and Maintenance on the Boiler and supporting equipment. I.e. Pumps, Mixing Valves, Condensers, CO Monitoring Systems, Electrical Control Systems

  • Coordinate and organize maintenance supplies, spare parts, and tools to ensure that downtime is minimized along while keeping costs within budget

  • Perform daily, weekly and monthly checklists for all equipment

  • Perform basic maintenance tasks in and around facility

  • Maintain the exterior property and grounds including building repairs and other related duties as required

  • Provide weekend coverage as required

OTHER DUTIES

We thrive in a fast pace environment, rolling up our sleeves to build something bigger than ourselves. Other duties may arise from time to time/most of the time and as a team, we look to support each other.

YOUR BRAND AND STORY

We already know you love working with your hands and solving problems, but we want to know more about your strengths. You’re good at the following: 

  • You have worked at least 1-3 years in a mechanical/electrical environment.

  • Ideally you hold a 5th Class or higher Power Engineering certificate or Trade Ticket/Diploma but not required. 

  • You are a quick learner and keen on taking on new initiatives

  • You thrive in a fast pace environment

  • Must have the ability to obtain and pass a RCMP Criminal Record Check and maintain security clearance.