Well-paying Job Opportunities in Marijuana Industry
Have you been hunting for jobs in vain, but you are willing to give it your last shot? You can work legally in a marijuana business and get a decent salary because the legalization of the drug has made things better. Here are available job opportunities in the marijuana sector.
Dispensary and budtender jobs are the easiest to get because there is a shortage of qualified persons in this area. The work of the dispensary agents is to help the patients to select suitable strains, educate them about the variety of strains that are being offered and how they are consumed, and describe a dosage. The budtender maintains records of how the patient reacts to a marijuana strain to ensure that the side effects are diagnosed and treated on time.
There is a need for professionals who can maintain financial records such as making budgets, payrolls, taxes and so on hence vacancies for accountants and business administrators are available.
The budtender and dispensary agent are under the supervision of the dispensary manager. Major roles of a dispensary manager are to promote patient education, stay in contact with the owners of the growing sites, maintain records in the dispensary, research more about changes in the market and production for better marketing and production, sets appropriate marketing strategies and prices for the products, and trains employees.
Sales and marketing teams are also vital in the dispensaries to increase sales. The professionals have the skills to implement more effective sales and marketing strategies.
A cultivation supervisor or assistant grower heads the daily operations of the trimmers and growers of marijuana. The supervisor trains his or her team and communicates to the relevant managers about their performance and the equipment and materials that are needed. The manual labor of trimmers and growers is also needed hence you can apply.
Dispensaries are always hiring drivers to delivers their customers’ products. The budtender receives ad dispatches the orders because he or she knows the history of the patients and keeps their records.
The highest-paid in the marijuana industry is an extractor, but the job is also the most dangerous. They are at risks of getting hurt by explosions because they make hash from marijuana flowers or trimmings using Butane, Nitrogen or CO2. Explosions arise from gas leaks or over mixed chemicals.
Laboratory workers check the quality of the products to ensure that they will cause no harm to consumers. The products are tested using science to find out if there are harmful ingredients like lead in the products.