Looking for work with a “higher” purpose?
Legalization has opened up a number of cannabis jobs in BC and the BC Liquor Distribution Branch is looking to fill several positions around the province.
“We are looking for customer-focused people who are committed to the highest levels of social responsibility, passionate about the space, intensely curious, and willing to learn about the products we sell,” said the BC Government on its careers website.
There are a number of job postings on the site including:
- Store Assistant Manager – Kamloops
- Cannabis Consultant – Kamploops
- Customer Service Agent – Richmond
- Team Lead Cannabis Operations– Richmond
- Director of Distribution – Vancouver
- Manager, Space Planning – Vancouver
The Director of Distribution position in Vancouver is one of the highest paying jobs with salary starting ranging from $86,000 – $112,000 per annum.
The Director “leads and directs all aspects of the BC Liquor Distribution Branch’s cannabis distribution operations including e-commerce fulfilment to drive profitable growth and achieve business objectives.”
The position is responsible for maintaining the strategic plan, policies, objectives, and overall distribution for cannabis.”
Candidates need a degree or diploma related to distribution, business administration, supply chain or a related discipline and a minimum of five years of recent, related work experience.
Several of the postings –including the Vancouver Director post– close on November 26, 2018, at 11 pm.