Production Lead

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Reporting to the Production Supervisor, the Production Lead is an exciting opportunity to join a creative and fast-moving industry based out of our Kelowna facility. The successful candidate will have demonstrated the ability to lead a small team of individuals, be trained in all areas of responsibility, and perform duties in a highly regulated industry utilizing the appropriate Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) and guidelines.

Shift Schedules:

Night Shift 4:00pm – 2:30am (Monday – Thursday)

Day Shift 6:00am – 4:30pm (Monday – Thursday)

Weekend Shift 7:00am – 7:00pm (Friday – Sunday)


  • Communicate with the Supervisor and Supervisory Alternate to address production and performance issues and training requirements
  • Responsible for monitoring the team’s production targets/deadlines, daily performance and time management
  • Follow standardized work procedures and adhere to safe work practices
  • Remain up to date on all SOPs and maintain documentation required for compliance
  • Maintain and troubleshoot equipment as required
  • Support new employees with on job training and provide mentorship
  • High level of attention to detail while meeting strict timelines and production practices
  • Work independently under limited supervision or in a team environment
  • Provide performance feedback on team members to the supervisor and partake in employee evaluations
  • Other duties as assigned by the Supervisor or Supervisory Alternate


  • High school education required
  • Excellent time management and organizational skills to meet deadlines in a fast-paced, changing environment
  • Excellent leadership qualities, with a proven ability to train employees, set and achieve goals and expectations working with up to 10 staff
  • High level of personal integrity with quality assurance being a primary focus
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills must be detail oriented
  • Able to trouble shoot problems while maintaining a positive attitude
  • Able to lift 30 lbs. on a regular basis
  • Able to successfully complete satisfactory criminal record check

If your experience and skill set aligns with the above please submit your resume to with subject line ‘Production Lead Application’

We offer a welcoming and friendly space for BIPOC & LGBTQ+ applicants.


The Valens Company is a global leader in the end-to-end development and manufacturing of innovative, cannabinoid-based products. The Company is focused on being the partner of choice for leading Canadian and international cannabis brands by providing best-in-class, proprietary services including CO2, ethanol, hydrocarbon, solvent-less and terpene extraction, analytical testing, formulation and white-label product development and manufacturing. Valens is the largest third-party extraction Company in Canada with an annual capacity of 425,000 kg of dried cannabis and hemp biomass at our purpose-built facility in Kelowna, British Columbia which is in the process of becoming European Union (EU) Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) compliant. The Valens Company currently offers a wide range of product formats, including tinctures, two-piece caps, soft gels, oral sprays and vape pens as well as beverages, concentrates, topicals, edibles, injectables, natural health products and has a strong pipeline of next-generation products in development for future release. Finally, the Company’s wholly-owned subsidiary Valens Labs is a Health Canada licensed ISO 17025 accredited cannabis testing lab providing sector-leading analytical services and has partnered with Thermo Fisher Scientific to develop a Centre of Excellence in Plant-Based Science. For more information, please visit The Company’s investor deck can be found specifically at

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