BIONEUTRA - Production Technician

BioNeutra North America Inc., an award winning, sector leading Canadian biotech, is seeking experienced and highly motivated Production Technicians for its new production plant in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada which serves the functional food industry.   BioNeutra produces - VitaFiber™ IMO, a high-quality, low-calorie natural sweetener which is a prebiotic and dietary fibre and is a healthy alternative to sugar.

As a production technician you will be primarily responsible and accountable for running the production line and maintaining, validating and ensuring production equipment is in compliance with GMP/HACCP/ISO. You will also analyze samples with titration and HPLC and ensure all SOPs are adhered to and documentation kept;  and also engage in problem solving as warranted.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • University degree or diploma in either Biotechnology, Biochemistry or Chemical Technology

  • Basic analytical techniques and knowledge on HPLC/titration

  • Excellent logical thinking and problem solving skills

  • Competent, self-motivated individual able to work independently

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills in English

  • Proficient in MS Word, Excel and PowerPoint

  • Comfortable with day or night shift work

  • Comfortable working in a manufacturing environment

  • Able to lift weight of 25kg

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Responsible for running production line

  • Report directly to Production Supervisor

  • Analyze samples with titration and HPLC

  • Calibrate, maintain and validate production equipment to ensure it is in state of GMP/HACCP/ISO compliance at all times of production

  • Ensure SOPs and production safety protocols are strictly followed

  • Troubleshoot in production processes

  • Keep complete and accurate documentation

Please apply to: Human Resources of BioNeutra North America Inc.

hr@bioneutra.ca