Production Assistant

Canopy Growth | Smiths Falls, ON, Canada

Posted Date 8/09/2022

The Company

At Canopy Growth, our mission is clear: improve lives, end cannabis prohibition, and strengthen communities. We believe that cannabis can be a force for good. We’re building a consumer-centric organization that is focused on sharing the transformational potential of cannabis with the world. We will achieve this through an innovative and disruptive portfolio of cannabis and hemp-derived products.

With millions of square feet of licensed production capacity and operations spanning four continents, Canopy Growth is the world's leading cannabis and hemp company. We recognize that employees are at the core of our success, and we take pride in a corporate culture that emphasizes inclusiveness, collaboration, and diversity.

Our employees come from a wide range of backgrounds, each bringing their own unique skills and talents to the table, working together to continue our incredible momentum of growth. If you are interested in building global challenger brands, scaling a business, and working in a values-driven environment, we want to hear from you!

The Opportunity

The Production Assistant is a member of the Grow Team that helps coordinate the daily activities in our production facility. We are looking for energetic, ambitious, and creative individuals to join our growing team.


  • Conduct daily care and maintenance of plants from clone to harvest
  • Maintain the highest levels of cleanliness and sterility inside the production area at all times, including routine cleaning
  • Weekly sterilization of equipment and infrastructure
  • Harvest and repopulate rooms in an efficient and timely manner
  • Follow all SOPs related to daily work activities to maintain compliance with regulations
  • Maintain general care of tools, technical equipment, and production facility
  • Work cohesively in a group or independently as required
  • Ability to work in warm conditions
  • Ability to work with and handle disinfection chemicals
  • Ability to lift 25kg or more
  • Moderate computer skills
  • Ability to troubleshoot equipment/machinery
  • Able to follow direction
  • Must show high-level of initiative and passion with respect to growing plants
  • Must be able to work a variety of shifts
  • Other duties as assigned


  • Must have meticulous attention to detail
  • Must have knowledge of plant processes
  • Must be able to carry out often repetitive tasks at a continuously high level of quality
  • Willingness and flexibility to complete any task that may be required

Other Details

Must be able to work weekdays and weekends based on a rotating schedule. This is a full-time position based out of Smiths Falls.

We appreciate your interest, and promise to review all applications, but we will only be contacting those who best fit the requirements.

We welcome and encourage applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available upon request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process. If you require accommodation, please notify your Talent Acquisition Partner. Please note, the chosen applicant will be required to successfully complete background and reference checks.

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