Careers at Motif Labs

Packaging/Production Manager
Aylmer, Ontario, Canada



The Packaging/Production Manager will be responsible for all finished products being produced at Motif Labs. This includes: labelling, packaging, and filling production processes. This is a hands-on role and will lead the packaging team to ensure quality and production targets are met. This includes the writing & maintenance of SOP’s, sourcing new packaging equipment, growing the packaging team and streamlining processes. This role will be instrumental in continuing the growth of Motif Labs.


Motif Labs is a licensed cannabis extraction facility located in SW Ontario. Motif operates as a business-to-business enterprise, offering toll processing and contract manufacturing services to Licensed Producers (LP's) and 3rd Party Brands. Motif is experiencing significant growth and we are seeking dynamic and professional individuals to join our team. Motif prides itself on Integrity, Collaboration and Quality, and these core values are at the center of everything we do.  

Position Overview

●      Source filling, capping, packaging, and labelling equipment as required
●      Investigating automation and spec’ing out potential solutions
●      Installing and validating all new filling, capping, labelling and packaging equipment
●      Ownership of all standard operating procedures (SOP’s) related to packaging operations
●      Maintaining regular communication with supervisor and production staff
●      Troubleshooting equipment issues, and provide resources for production staff to correct issues
●      Performing cleaning and maintenance on equipment as required
●      Follow strict quality control checks and ensure batch records are recorded clearly and accurately 
●      Follow guidelines for storing of supplies, equipment and disposal of waste 
●      Developing process improvement documentation
●      Maintaining packaging schedule
●      Establishing standard operating procedures (SOP) writing as required
●      Strict compliance with all regulations under the Cannabis Act; and
●      Other duties as assigned

Required Qualifications

●      5 -10 years leadership experience managing a team in a fast paced, packaging production or manufacturing environments in Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) facilities is preferred 
●      PMP certification
●      Experience in problem solving and following detailed procedures 
●      Ability to work in a fast-paced, changing and challenging team environment 
●      Ability to work according to tight schedules and timelines
●      Ability to work independently and possess strong attention to detail with a “common sense” approach to problems/issues
●      Excellent communication skills
●      Must remain in compliance with provincial and federal regulations, and internal Motif policies 
●      Physically fit; standing and/or sitting will be required for long periods of time and must be able to lift up to 25 lbs
●      Required to pass a criminal background check

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