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The Valens Company, 230 Carion Rd, Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada Req #9
Monday, April 5, 2021

Reporting to the Facility Manager, this role will be responsible for troubleshooting, repairing, and installing equipment in the facility while also being responsible for ensuring that daily preventative maintenance tasks and repairs are carried out accordingly to meet production needs.

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


  • Promote and ensure a safe work environment with strict adherence to health and safety procedures
  • Provide training and guidance to other maintenance personnel on equipment repairs Perform corrective, preventative and reactive maintenance on industrial manufacturing equipment
  • Provide input into maintenance schedules created by the Maintenance Coordinator  
  • Work with purchasing and inventory teams to maintain parts records and ordering
  • Read blueprints and schematic drawings to determine work procedures
  • Fulfill basic electrical troubleshooting and repairs
  • Ensure work is completed in accordance with standard operating procedures (SOPs) and guidelines to protect product and process integrity
  • Participate in equipment optimization initiatives
  • Coordinate all management of change activities with Maintenance Coordinator and QA
  • Verify paperwork submitted, communicate with Maintenance Coordinator on any CMMS updates
  • Complete other duties as assigned by the Facility Manager  


  • 3+ years of proven manufacturing or production facility experience
  • Valid Red Seal Millwright Ticket
  • Experience in industrial and/or commercial electrical systems
  • Experience using Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC’s) is an asset
  • Fabrication experience an asset
  • Proven ability to organize and plan daily tasks with minimal supervision
  • Solid written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to be resourceful and proactive when issues arise
  • Dependable, reliable, responsible
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Multitasking and time-management skills, with the ability to prioritize tasks
  • Ability to complete a satisfactory criminal record check
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

  • The Valens Company, 230 Carion Rd, Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada