Jobs in the Cannabis Industry in Canada

Jobs to date available in Canada in the cannabis industry

The cannabis industry in Canada continues to grow, with new jobs across the country posted every day. So the time has never been better for Canadians to find a job in the cannabis industry. From licensed dispensaries in Vancouver, to licensed cannabis producers in Canada, to ancillary brands and the companies that provide services to them, all are eagerly recruiting. While not exhaustive, here is a list of jobs available in Canada in the cannabis industry.

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Work in a Dispensary

Although there are fewer dispensary jobs (and fewer dispensaries…) in Toronto than last year, working in a dispensary is still doable. As this advert a dispensary in Missisauga bears witness to this, delivery drivers are still in fashion. The indemnity is $ 30 per hour. But you will have to pay your own gas expenses. The delivery driver will deliver the packages to the three surrounding cities, from Mississauga to Okville, and Milton.

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Delivery drivers (cannabis) still a profession of the future in Canada

At least two commercial licensed Vancouver dispensaries are currently seeking help. Indeed, Green Valley Medicinals in South Vancouver is looking for a Retail Customer Service Representative. And, West Canna, another Vancouver dispensary with a business license, is looking for a business associate. When in the sales department, Green Room was looking for assistants (full or part time) to $ 14 per hour.

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Example of a high-speed clinic, the Green Valley Medicinals

Craigslist also posts a photographer's job for a new cannabis company and a graphic designer for a growing site. In Vancouver, many jobs are available in dispensaries. We can sometimes expect quality offers, like some start-ups looking for video production teams. The work in a dispensary is not limited to the sale, one will find there almost all the trades dedicated to cannabis.

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Producers of cannabis

In terms of culture itself, the job market is becoming even more diverse. Licensed producers are established according to demand. Many positions are available for producers. Like software developers, customer service representatives, patient outreach, farmers, scientists and more ...

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Grass Roots Pharmaceuticals in Calgary, for example, was looking for a procedure developer. And, Zenabis / International Herbs, is always looking for a administrator in Delta, BC (as well as a Registrar and Facilities Administrator). Tantalus Labs is hiring a culture associate and an IT administrator.

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Grass-roots program fights against addiction to painkillers

To give you an idea of ​​the salary, we will take the example ofAnnouncement of Avicenna Inc. This Toronto-based company is focused on innovative and biotechnological advancements in the medical cannabis industry. Currently this company is looking to recruit a director of clinical development and R&D. The proposed salary is $ 75 per year. As for the grow itself, in Leamington, Ontario, Aphria is looking for a production partner in a greenhouse for $ 12 an hour.

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Medical cannabis producers literally make millions of dollars

Aurora, an Alberta-based cannabis producer with offices in Vancouver, is looking to hire a customer care specialist, for an executive assistant, for an systems analyst, as well as a member of the harvest team. Canopy Growth is looking for a production assistant in Creemore, Ontario. And a account manager institutional and account manager from the pharmacy. CannTrust, in Vaughan, is looking for a Marketing Director and one execution technician (orders), the latter item of selecting, scanning and shipping orders via Canadian Post.

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Clinics and Auxiliary Services

Ontario has approved the prescription of cannabis (for medical purposes) by nurse practitioners. As a result, several medical cannabis clinics in Ontario are now looking to hire them. Terra Health Network in Mississauga, which describes itself as a cannabinoid clinic and education network, as well as Marijuana for Trauma in Ottawa, are looking to recruit a full-time nurse practitioner. Additionally, Marijuana for Trauma is a company founded by a veteran. This private clinic focuses primarily on post-traumatic stress disorder, chronic pain, and other medical conditions favorable to cannabinoid therapy.

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The “420 Nurses” in action

The Medical Cannabis Resource Center Inc. Research a health care representative. At Etobicoke, Canrix Inc. we are also recruiting a "registered" nurse, just like Terra Health Network… GrowWise Health, also in Toronto, is hiring an educator and a new rresponsible for business development and awareness. And, the Cannabinoid Medical Clinic in Halifax, Nova Scotia is also hiring a educator.

Universities and medical centers

Finally, White Cedar Medical Cannabis Doctors in Toronto is hiring a medical office assistant. As well as an administrative assistant, and again a clinical nurse… Natural Health Services in Calgary is hiring a medical office assistant for $ 17 per hour, and Canadian cannabis clinics in Toronto are looking for a PHP and JS developer à $ 20,50 per hour.

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"There is no reason not to become world leaders" (in research on cannabis medicine…) Steven Laviolette, professor at Western University

The Faculty of Medicine at the University of British Columbia in Vancouver is recruiting a regulatory affairs coordinator de 50 000 to 60 000 $ per year. The purpose of this job is to help "effectively navigate Health Canada regulations" for cannabis-related products. In short, Canada has no shortage of job offers in this area, for more info (in real time) go to Indeed.

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