Job Posting: Production & Operations Assistant
Full-time Term: 6-8 months. (Term Position with potential to lead into Permanent).
Pay Rate: $18.00-$35.00 per Hour. (Depending on experience & skills).
Location: Huna Skin Inc., Farm & Manufacturing Facilities, 2750 Miners Bluff Road (off Trans Canada Hwy 1), Monte Creek, British Columbia, Canada.
Start Date: Monday June 21, 2021 (negotiable).
Huna Skin Inc. formulates, manufactures, and distributes innovative and science-based Natural and Organic High-performance Skincare products across North America. Huna is unique because the company owns a 30-acre farm in Monte Creek, B.C. and grows nearly 100 medicinal plants species, harvesting them by hand, processing, refining, and then developing Huna’s proprietary active botanical complexes for exclusive use in Huna skincare.
Huna is a startup company, and we run a lean team- so everyone works together to get the job done. We all handle multiple responsibilities, multitask, work hard, and communicate effectively to achieve the company’s goals. Everyone works hard each day, but we have fun and keep a positive and upbeat attitude day-in & day-out.
Straight up folks, we are looking for the right person. This is all about fit. Your skill set, job experience and degree can be from a variety of backgrounds…but your personality, drive, attitude and demeanor mean everything to us.
A university or college degree is required for this role, preferably in the area of Sciences (any science), Horticulture, Botany, Agriculture, Environmental Sciences, Forestry, Engineering (any area of study), Technology (any area of study), Business, Digital/Social Media/Website/Ecommerce, Human Nutrition, or any other related area of study.
About the Role
The Huna Production & Operations Assistant will be responsible for a variety of different tasks ranging from- extensive farm and garden work such as harvesting plants/weeding/watering, plant propagation, working with an irrigation system, greenhouse work, compositing, invasive species control, picking, filling and shipping website and retail orders, inventory management, assisting in the lab during production of products, cleaning production areas & equipment, moving/putting away stock, batch coding, creation and development of presentations/documents/reports/marketing materials (emails, ads), and more other tasks as needed and required.
This role requires a significant amount of time working outdoors. The ideal candidate will enjoy working outdoors in nature for extended periods of time.
The Ideal Candidate…Is this You?!
The ideal candidate has a positive, optimistic and upbeat attitude. You are highly self-motivated, a self-starter, and you aren’t afraid to take initiative. You have an interest in either clean beauty, organic food & products, farming, permaculture, natural living, or health and wellness. You are able to handle working in a fast-paced startup environment with minimal structure, and you consider yourself to be flexible, adaptable, and comfortable with change. You are a great problem solver. You do what it takes to get the job done- the right way. And you love having fun while being productive and working hard. You love constantly learning new things and you’re open to learning and being coached on the job.
Requirements to Apply
On the date that this project begins (ie date of hire), you are:
- A post-secondary graduate from an accredited Canadian college or university.
- A Canadian citizen, permanent resident, or person who has been granted refugee status in Canada (no work permits or student visas permitted).
- Legally entitled to work in Canada and British Columbia.
How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send both a Cover Letter and Resume to Huna Skin at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please include a summary of your skills, why you think this role is right for you, and why you’d make a good fit at Huna in your Cover Letter. Only candidates who have been selected for interviews will be contacted.
Thank you for your interest & best of luck,