Article by David Brown, Lift News
The cannabis industry in Canada continues to grow, with new jobs across the country being posted seemingly every day. From licensed dispensaries in Vancouver, to licensed cannabis producers across Canada, to the ancillary brands and companies providing them services, the time has never been better for Canadians to find a job in the cannabis industry.
While by no means exhaustive, here’s a good cross section of jobs available across Canada in the cannabis industry.
Although there are fewer dispensary jobs in Toronto than last year, one Mississauga dispensary is looking for drivers to deliver packages of marijuana in Mississauga, Oakville and Milton. Compensation is $30 per hour and you pay for your own gas and automobile expenses. A head shop in also looking for a sales associate.
In Vancouver, numerous jobs are available as budtenders and customer care associates. Another startup cannabis company “specializing in, but not limited to, edibles like candy and chocolates” is seeking a video production team to help them target 25-35 year old males. Erbachay, at 8425 Granville St is looking for a Customer Care Professional.
At least two Vancouver dispensaries with a business license from the city are also currently looking for help. Green Valley Medicinals, in South Vancouver, is looking for a retail customer service representative. West Canna, another Vancouver dispensary with a business license from the city, is looking for a Sales Associate. In addition to these, the Green Room is seeking a manager/bud-tender for $14 an hour.