Cannabis jobs are rolling in
With marijuana legalization on the rise, Monster is seeing an influx of cannabis companies posting jobs.
The times, they are a’ changing—and quickly. About six in 10 Americans (62%) are in favor of legalized marijuana, according to a recent Pew Research Center survey. With the growing acceptance of weed blowing through the country comes another change: We’re seeing an influx of companies posting cannabis jobs on Monster.
As with any company, the opportunities vary. Click on any of the below links, and you’ll see job titles that range from tech to sales to operations to retail. The jobs noted below are just a sample of what’s currently available and include medical marijuana jobs as well as recreational-usage jobs. As you check out the positions for which each company is hiring, remember that these listings are updated regularly, so come back frequently.
Granted, most of the marijuana jobs are found where the drug is legal. Ten states—Alaska, California, Colorado, Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan, Nevada, Oregon, Vermont, and Washington—plus the District of Columbia have legalized marijuana for recreational use; more than half the states (31), plus the District of Columbia, Guam and Puerto Rico, have legalized marijuana for medical purposes. Expect to see more states adopting similar stances in the not too distant future.
To put it bluntly, these jobs move fast, so apply today, and while you’re at it, set up a job alert to be notified when new positions become available. Don’t let your chances of an awesome job go up in smoke.
In their own words: “CannabizTeam is a vertically integrated cannabis-focused Executive Search and Staffing firm committed to recruiting only the highest quality cannabis and related industry talent across the United States and Canada. Our clients operate in all aspects of the Cannabis Industry including retail, grow operations, manufacturing, testing, distribution, marketing/sales, finance, IT and all related auxiliary services.”
Headquarters: San Diego
Jobs available include: Maintenance mechanic, security director, executive assistant
Find CannabizTeam jobs on Monster.
Dark Heart Nursery
In their own words: “Since 2007, Dark Heart Nursery has specialized in cultivating high quality clones for growers across California. Our years of experience allow us to bring you consistently premium clones from both popular and emerging genetic lines that will perform well in a variety of settings. We take pride in our work and continually adapt our process and selection to meet the diverse needs of growers large and small.”
Jobs available include: Lab technician, facilities associate, grow supervisor
Find Dark Heart Nursery jobs on Monster.
In their own words: “Eaze is the leading cannabis technology company. Our mission is to improve lives by providing safe and reliable access to high-quality cannabis products with the utmost convenience.”
Headquarters: San Francisco
Jobs available include: Data engineer, technical recruiter, data analyst
Find Eaze jobs on Monster.
In their own words: “We pride ourselves on being the first sustainable, sungrown cannabis company to embrace the small, independent farm ecosystem. Flow Kana partners with, and gives scale to, craft farmers in Northern California and values-aligned brands who honor beyond-organic farming practices.”
Headquarters: San Francisco
Jobs available include: VP of legal, recruiter, regional sales manager
Find Flow Kana jobs on Monster.
In their own words: “At Grassroots Cannabis, we grow and process high quality cannabis products that are infused with passion and crafted with care. From our innovative growers who adhere to strict quality and safety standards, to our state-of-the-art facilities, we create premium products to help people achieve their wellness goals.”
Jobs available include: Digital marketing manager, facilities and maintenance engineer, office manager
Find Grassroots Cannabis jobs on Monster.
In their own words: “GreenForce Staffing is the premier staffing agency for the cannabis industry. We staff multiple clients throughout the Portland metro area. Our employees do everything from trimming, packaging, harvest support, and back office admin. We are looking for people who want to get into the industry, who are dependable, hard-working, and looking to grow within the company.”
Headquarters: Portland, Ore.
Jobs available include: Chemist, brand ambassador, sales rep
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In their own words: “Green Thumb Industries (GTI), a national cannabis cultivator, processor and dispensary operator, is dedicated to providing dignified access to safe and effective cannabis nationwide while giving back to the communities in which it serves. As a vertically integrated company, GTI manufactures and sells a well-rounded suite of branded cannabis products including flower, concentrates, edibles, and topicals.”
Jobs available include: Patient care specialist, security and loss-prevention specialist, head grower
Find GTI jobs on Monster.
The High Note
In their own words: “A vertically integrated seed-to-sale cannabis enterprise which operates licensed dispensaries in the Los Angeles area. With a range of recreational and medicinal cannabis products under development, the company will launch its first brand in 2019. Concurrently The High Note is constructing a micro cultivation and manufacturing space in East Los Angeles and plans to break ground on its commercial cultivation center in California City this year.”
Headquarters: Los Angeles
Jobs available include: Director of retail operations, digital marketing manager, cannabis compliance manager
Find The High Note jobs on Monster.
In their own words: “Today, High Times transcends the print, digital, and physical worlds through magazines, websites, apps, and live events. We are committed to connecting people with the most relevant and timely information to inform their worldview and help them take a serious look at the health benefits, business opportunities, and rich culture of cannabis.”
Headquarters: New York City
Jobs available include: Regional account executive, multimedia editor, social media manager
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In their own words: “Mammoth is the largest and most professional cannabis distribution company in California. We offer a wide variety of services in the cannabis industry including business development, branding, marketing, distribution and more.”
Headquarters: Woodland Hills, Calif.
Jobs available include: Delivery driver, account manager, event specialist
Find Mammoth Distribution jobs on Monster.
In their own words: “PAX Labs is an award-winning, consumer technology brand that supports responsible, adult use. Our products represent the gold standard in product quality and we aim to move the space beyond unfortunate stereotypes of cannabis users. Most of all, we want to be good stewards for a product and movement that enhances many people’s lives.”
Headquarters: San Francisco
Jobs available include: NPI operations program manager, corporate paralegal, data analyst
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The Green Solution (TGS)
In their own words: “We’re a Colorado-based, family-owned business who’s proud to be among the most awarded companies in Colorado. With over 50 awards for our quality flower, concentrates, and edibles, our family of retail associates is sharp-dressed and well-equipped with the concierge-level expertise needed to craft each individual’s cannabis experience.”
Jobs available include: Asset protection associate, retail associate, senior analyst
Find The Green Solution jobs on Monster
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Ready, set, grow!
If you’re read to embark on a very fertile career path, legal marijuana is poised to flourish. Need some help finding cannabis industry jobs? Join Monster for free today. As a member, you can upload up to five versions of your resume—each tailored to the types of marijuana jobs that interest you. Recruiters search Monster every day looking to fill top jobs with qualified candidates, just like you. Additionally, you can get job alerts sent directly to your inbox to cut down on time spent looking through ads. Those are two quick and easy ways Monster can help you cultivate an exciting new career.