Production Manager

GFR Pharma is a privately held manufacturer of natural health products.  As a proud Canadian company located in Coquitlam B.C., we are committed to manufacturing high-quality products for our customers.  With the continued growth of our business, we are seeking to hire a “Production Manager” to join our Operations team.  

Main Responsibilities will include (but not limited to):

  • Plan, organize and direct day-to-day operations to meet the company’s expectations for safety, productivity, quality, and goal accomplishment and exceed our customers’ expectations.
  • Maintain safe and healthy work environment by ensuring regulatory and company standard and practices are adhered to.
  • Allocate resources effectively and fully utilize assets to produce optimal results.
  • Monitor operations and trigger corrective actions.
  • Effective analytical, planning, and organizational skills to track labor and cost across the manufacturing departments.
  • Foster a culture of continual improvement and a focus on best practices.
  • Lead continuous process and systems improvements for future production efforts.
  • Work collaboratively with the other departments to ensure department and company objectives are achieved.
  • Maintain transparent communication. Appropriately communicate information through department meetings, one-on-one meetings, and appropriate email, and regular interpersonal communication.
  • Coordinate team activities to help cross functional teams be more successful.
  • Formulate and implement manufacturing policies and programs to maintain and improve the competitive position and profitability of the operation.
  • Stay up to date with latest production management best practices and concepts.
  • Model and promotes the company’s mission and values.

Requirements include:

  • Minimum of 3 years Manager/Supervisor Production/Manufacturing experience.
  • Proven ability to implement process improvement initiatives.
  • Working knowledge of SAP or similar ERP system.
  • Understanding of Production Key Performance Indicators (KPIs).
  • Working knowledge of GMP and Safety Regulation.
  • Leadership skills and ability to manage employees.
  • Strong decision making and problem solving skills.
  • Effective communication skills and strong computer skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to multi-task in fast paced environment.

We value our employees and provide a respectful, safe and supportive work environment! Along with competitive wages, we offer a fully paid comprehensive benefit package.

If you are interested in joining our team, we look forward to receiving your resume to  

Thank you for your interest in GFR Pharma Ltd!


Please forward my sincere gratitude to the GFR team. You guys are seriously, seriously on-it!
Chris GFounder
In all my years, I can honestly say, no other company I have ever worked with has provided me with such an unparalleled level of care and service. Literally, GFR Pharma has provided my company with the best level of service I have ever experienced. You are that good, that efficient, that professional.

If there was a problem, it was fixed. If there was a challenge, it was met. If there was a deadline, it was met.

It’s time for an official thank you.
We cannot wait any longer to express our appreciation for your help during our production process.

We thank you for your professional suggestions and the quick responses to every question we have had; you have been so patient in helping us with every one of our inquiries.

Your guidance throughout the entire product development and production is a tremendous support to us.
Great first experience manufacturing my product with GFR. I am definitely going to be utilizing your services in the future for more of our products and look forward to our next project with you. Thanks again!
I always prefer to make our products at GFR if possible, because I am confident with your product quality and service for us.

We are growing well steadily in the Korean market and so orders are continuous and items keep increasing.

I really hope to work closely with GFR with most of our products.
James T.President
We appreciate our relationship with GFR. From QC to communications, we have found working with GFR to be a pleasure, highlighted by excellent communications and reliable delivery dates. Thank you.
Michael BentleySierraSil Health Inc.