Job Opportunities that are Available in Cannabis Industry
Cannabis companies, dispensaries, and other businesses have uncountable job opportunities. The jobs that are available in the hemp industry are discussed here.
Delivery drivers take products of hemp companies to customers especially when the companies are online businesses. You can be hired by dispensaries that provide transportation for their patients between the dispensaries and their homes. Ensure that you have a driver’s license, good driving record and experience as an added advantage for you to secure the delivery driver’s position.
Laboratory workers are needed by the testing labs that are growing rapidly in number in the local and state governments. Laboratory workers’ role in hemp companies is to test the products to determine whether they are safe for consumption or not. These workers mix the ingredients of the products in the right proportions so that the companies maintaining the right amounts of each ingredient such as the cannabinoids.
Marketing or sales are needed to grow the brands or dispensaries. More countries are legalizing marijuana hence companies that manufacture hemp products like CBD gummies, medicines and more need digital marketers to help them reach out to customers who are miles away. Look for a job in organizations that are in the cannabis industry as a graphic designer to create logos and advertising materials like fliers and newsletters for them. Other marketers who rely on demand are social media marketers, SEO experts, email marketers, mobile app developers, and marketers, web developers and more.
Security personnel are on demand in the marijuana industry. Cultivation centers and dispensaries are looking for security people who can keep their property, customers, and employees safe on the site. A security expert monitors those who enter and exit the cultivation centers and dispensaries. When employees of the marijuana company will be taking the money to the bank, they will need you to come with them to keep them safe.
As a trimmer or a cultivation site worker, you will be planting, monitoring chemicals and lighting for the plants, pruning them, cutting the cannabis flowers from the stems, weigh, label and pack the trimmed buds and preparing the medicine. Hemp companies have specific quotas that a cultivation site worker should reach. Cannabis companies need a cultivation site worker who will work within the local and federal government’s law on marijuana production and the latest changes in these laws. If you are in a county that has made marijuana legal, job opportunities for cultivation site workers are mostly found at medical marijuana or recreational marijuana dispensaries. This job is suitable for you if you have training and knowledge of cannabis plant anatomy and strains, organizational skills, ability to weigh accurately, manual dexterity, precision, cleanliness, sit and focus for long periods and more skills.