Jobs with Hikurangi Cannabis

Hikurangi Cannabis Company has had a LOT of employment enquiries from all over the country and many from overseas.

We do not expect to advertise any positions this year, except possibly the Chief Executive Officer role. Most jobs will be advertised once we have full growing and processing facilities built next year and are close to starting production. Some specialist administration and leadership roles are likely to be brought on before then.

We thought it might be useful to share some of our plans, some of the jobs we intend to create and some of ways people can best prepare themselves to have the best chance of finding employment with a company like Hikurangi.

Here’s a list of the kinds of jobs we expect to create:


Growing: 

  • Agronomists
  • Greenhouse Supervisors
  • Mother Stock Team
  • Clones Team
  • Vegetative Canopy Team
  • Flowering Canopy Team
  • Harvest Team
  • Drying & Curing Team
  • Trimming Team
  • Packing & Warehouse Team
  • Process Supervisor
  • Sanitation Manager
  • Director of Security
  • Security Team

Extraction & Processing:

  • Extraction & Processing GM
  • Director of Processing
  • Processing Manager
  • Processing Technicians
  • Extraction Manager
  • Chemical Processors
  • Director of Quality Assurance
  • Cultivation QA
  • Processing QA
  • Manufacturing QA
  • Final Product QA
  • Laboratory Director
  • Laboratory Manager
  • Senior Chemist
  • Senior Microbiologist
  • Chemistry Associate
  • Microbiology Technician
  • Quality Assurance/Control
  • Sample Receiving Technician
  • Warehousing Manager
  • Import/Export Liaison

Administration

  • Chief Executive Officer
  • Admin Assistant to CEO
  • Director of Cultivation
  • Director of Innovation & Strategy
  • Chief Operations Officer
  • Partnerships Manager
  • Purchasing and Inventory Manager
  • Chief Financial Officer
  • Accountants Administrator
  • HR Manager
  • Sales & Marketing Manager
  • Communications Manager
  • Regulatory Affairs Manager

 

While each role will have special skills and experience relevant to the purpose of the role, all the candidates we employ are likely to have:

  • Proven experience in roles requiring skills related to the position applied for
  • Sound judgment and decision-making
  • Demonstrated commitment to quality, safety and reliability
  • Analytical abilities and problem-solving skills
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

We have not made decisions on employment policies such as drug testing and convictions – some of these will be determined by government regulations for the sector while others will be decided by management and put into company policy.

If you are interested in a position with Hikurangi Cannabis Company then sign up to our email updates and watch for jobs listings here our website and Facebook page in 2019.