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Jobs, Benefits & Training

Missouri Medical Cannabis Trade Association

As the Missouri medical cannabis industry comes online, 369 licensed facilities will have an ongoing need for leadership staff, executive recruiting, FT, PT, temp staff, onboarding, and benefits support as well as ongoing compliance training support. MoCannTrade is proud to present our staffing, benefits, and training members in this convenient format so job seekers, employers, and owners can connect and be better equipped to succeed with their employment and business needs via these industry-specific resources:

Jobs & Staffing Providers

 

Highlite Staffing

Highlite Staffing, provides cannabis trained staff for cultivation, production labs, and dispensaries. Our employees have completed training by Cannabis Community College on all state compliance, regulations, and standard operating procedures for each department so that they meet Missouri training guidelines.  

We provide both temporary labor and permanent placement for entry-level up to General Managers and Compliance Officers. 
 
Our temporary labor teams specialize in taking down harvests with bucking, trimming, weighing and packaging and if you need qualified, professional budtenders, look no further!  You can also hire any of our staff to work directly with your team! 

Contact:

Christine Todd

Missouri Staffing Coordinator

christine@highlitestaffing.com

www.highlitestaffing.com

Toll FREE: 866-HIGHLIT

Headquarters: 702-417-8865

Direct: 816-878-1529

 

 

People Solutions Center

People Solutions Center, located in St. Louis, Missouri, is a human resources consulting firm with expertise helping companies like yours inspire and positively influence your greatest asset – your people! We have a strong track record of collaborating with companies like yours to develop strategic solutions and achieve business goals.

People Solutions Center takes the time to understand your business and offers unique, customized programs to set your company or organization back on track.

Contact:

Kathy Fleming

(314) 302-5969

kathy@peoplesolutionscenter.com

www.peoplesolutionscenter.com

Staffed Up

Hire great talent for your business with ease, and do it the way you want to in a fraction of the time, from any device. Manage all applications in one place with full accountability, and use our efficient one-click tools and hiring automation to engage and compete for talent in real-time.

Add your custom hiring link to your website and social media, automatically post openings to job boards, and accept applications 24/7/365 to build a qualified database so you can hire the people you need exactly when you need them.

Contact:

Billy Giordano

(573) 219-0394

Co-Founder

Billy@StaffedUp.com

www.staffedup.com

 

 

Benefits Providers

 

Hemploy

At Hemploy we are incredibly excited to be on the forefront of America's expanding cannabis industry. By leveraging our expertise and experience with hundreds of employers nationwide, we bring a range of solutions to serve you, your cannabis company, and your employees.

Whether it is Human Resources, Payroll & Government Compliance, Workers' Compensation & Safety, or Benefits - as a Hemploy client, check it off as done.

Contact:

Bill Federhofer

(314) 956-8761

B.Federhofer@simploy.com

http://simploy.com/

 

Benefits Under Design

In the rapidly changing landscape of the cannabis industry, both newly licensed applicants and established businesses need an employee benefit plan that will help them achieve multiple goals at once. Benefits Under Design LLC was created to do just that. 

Contact:

Jessica Rector

(314) 710-6100 x102

jessica@benefitsunderdesign.com

www.benefitsunderdesign.com

Bukaty Companies

Bukaty is one of the region’s largest privately-owned employee benefits and insurance brokerage firms, offering 27+ years of expertise in employee benefits and consultation. We have a deep understanding of the nuances of the cannabis industry through strategic compliance & legal partnerships across the state of Missouri.

Contact:

Tom Sorrentino

Benefits Consultant

(913) 777-7542

TSorrentino@bukaty.com

www.bukaty.com

Ollis/Akers/Arney

Ollis/Akers/Arney provides comprehensive human resources consulting in all functional areas of HR including administration, compensation and employee benefits, compliance, employee relations, performance management, organizational development, talent selection, training and development, and HR outsourcing.

Contact:

Karen Shannon

Vice President Business Consulting / CHRO

(417) 881-8333

Karen.Shannon@ollisaa.com

www.ollisaa.com

Würk

Würk enables cannabis companies to manage payroll, human resources, timekeeping, scheduling, retirement plans, and tax compliance, while minimizing compliance risks in the ever-changing cannabis regulatory environment.

Our expertise and trusted partnerships will provide Missouri operators guidance on 280E tax law, accounting, and compliant banking. Click here to join more than a dozen other MO companies who trust Würk!

Contact:

Chris Lagana

Enterprise Business Development

(720) 759-5280 x147

clagana@enjoywurk.com

www.enjoywurk.com

AdaptiveHR

Outsource HR. Offload risk. A professional employment organization, or PEO, provides outsourced HR functions – such as recruiting, hiring, benefits administration, and more – that you would otherwise have to provide yourself.

And in an emerging and fast-evolving industry, a PEO helps you attract and retain talent, minimize taxes, stay compliant, alleviate risk, and avoid costly missteps.

Contact:

Email: info@adaptivehr.net
Phone: 833.462.3278

www.adaptivehr.net

 

Training Providers

 

Cannabis Care Team

Frustrated with the current health care system and the stigma of cannabis, our nurses wanted to find a way to truly help and advocate for patients. They are dedicated to providing the support and education patients need to truly benefit from this plant.

CCT’s mission is to provide qualifying patients with the education, support, and advocacy they need to experience the medical benefits of cannabis and consume it safely. We are registered nurses and can provide guidance tailored to individual patient needs.

Contact:

Heidi Trout

Co-Founder

(888) 810-9355

heidi@cannabiscareteam.com

www.cannabiscareteam.com

Cannabis Community College

Cannabis Community College provides state-approved curriculum for individuals working in the cannabis industry. We have trained thousands of employees nationwide on state compliance, regulations, standard operating procedures and technical, trade technique for cultivation facilities, production labs/kitchens and dispensaries.

CCC can also tailor design the state training with your operation-specific SOPs.  Each class consists of an exam at the end, with scoring and certification for you to keep on file.

Contact:

Erin Buckner

(980) 338-1525

Dean of Curriculum

erin@cannabiscommunitycollege.com

www.cannabiscommunitycollege.com

iCannaLearn

We provide the Medical Cannabis Industry a means for businesses to have their own in-house training curriculum on a cloud-based learning management system that is branded to their company to deliver, track, and record online training for employees.

We provide necessary human resource training, compliance training, and customized training to fit your standard operating procedure manual for your cannabis business whether it be cultivation, infused product manufacturing, dispensary, testing, or transportation facilities.

Contact:

Alaina Yockey

Chief Learning Officer

(417) 553-2121

alaina@cdtallc.com

www.icannalearn.com

iComply

iiComply conquers cannabis compliance challenges. We believe that cannabis regulations & compliance do not have to be difficult. Through our simple & proven methodology, our Clients enjoy experienced cannabis compliance support from the oldest cannabis compliance specialists in the game.

We focus on driving down the cost, risk & complexity for MMJ & REC businesses, Vertical Operators & MSOs, following the letter of the law in each state. We have years of area expertise & relationships that truly make a difference for the future of cannabis around the world.

Contact:

Mark Slaugh

(719) 244-3012

mark@icomplycannabis.com

www.icomplycannabis.com

Jefferson College

The Dispensary Agent Master course at Jefferson College prepares students for entry-level employment as a medical cannabis dispensary agent in the state of Missouri. Topics include compliance and control, product selection, regulatory and business principles, patient consultation, industry ethics and professionalism, and standard operating procedures. 

The course format is entirely asynchronous online and takes 6 weeks to complete. Instruction is provided by certified cannabis industry professionals.

Contact:

Lora Warner

Assistant Director of Workforce and Employment Services

(636) 481-3223

lwarner@jeffco.edu

www.jeffco.edu

Saint Louis University - School of Professional Studies

To produce quality employees to meet this demand, Saint Louis University offers an online certificate in cannabis science and operations. This certificate program addresses all aspects of the cannabis industry, including cultivating, growing, and producing.

You will learn about dispensing and the pharmacological properties of cannabis. Graduates of this certificate program can pursue positions in sales and marketing, cultivation, dispensary management, quality assurance, and laboratory technology, among other areas.

Contact:

Stacy Godlewski

Director of Cannabis Science and Operations

(314) 977-3348

stacy.godlewski@slu.edu

www.slu.edu/online