PRODUCTION PLANNER

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 Production Planner. You’ll be an expert with coordinating and expediting the flow of work and materials within or between departments, according to daily and weekly production schedules.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

  • Create work orders for manufactured assemblies per sales order or production schedule.

  • Identify problems and help improve processes.

  • Ensure that company deadlines are met.

  • Gather inputs from key project stakeholders.

  • Plan and prioritize operations to ensure maximum performance and minimum delay.

  • Monitor production status to ensure they will finish on time.

  • Address issues when they arise aiming for minimum disruption.

  • Work with production management, purchasing and floor personnel to keep things on track.

  • Work with the different departments in identifying shortages and making sure parts arrive on time.

  • Notify affected parties for the impact of a delay that might affect schedule.

OTHER DUTIES

We are essentially a start-up, rolling up our sleeves to build something bigger than ourselves. Other duties may arise from time to time and as a team, we look to support each other.

YOUR BRAND AND STORY

We already know you are passionate about planning, but we want to know more about your story and experiences. You’re good at the following:

  • Minimum 2 years experience in production planner role.

  • In depth knowledge of project planning & scheduling concepts, terminology and methodologies.

  • Proven capacity to create and maintain complex schedules.

  • Knowledge of Manufacturing Processes.

  • Strong organizational and analytical skills and high attention to detail.

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

  • Ability to organize, track and multitask

  • Strong ability to identify, analyze and solve problems.

  • Self-directed with a sense of urgency.

  • Self-starter and a team player.