Do you have what it takes to be a part of an industry leading cannabis company?
Health for Life and its family of companies are positioned to become one of Maryland's largest and most trusted chains of medical marijuana companies. Working hand-in-hand with state and local governments, the Health for Life brand features company-grown, tested, safe, and effective medical marijuana products.
We are currently looking for a Dispensary Associate to work in our registered medical dispensary (RMD) located in Bethesda, MD.
The Dispensary Associate assists and supports all aspects of the patient / customer dispensary experience including but not limited to the following"
Maintains a distribution process that is professional and safe for all customers and in compliance to federal and state guidelines.
Delivers superior patient "customer service" within the dispensary; engage prospective, new, and returning patients in a friendly and welcoming manner.
Provides patients with a menu of currently available medical Cannabis products and specials, including all printed information materials.
Verifies identification and medical marijuana registration card from each patient, determines eligibility and makes and maintains copies of required identification from each patient.
Ensures that all security, HIPAA and privacy issues are being followed at all times.
Assists Dispensary Managers to ensure patients are sold correct and legal amounts of medical marijuana, and to ensure only 1 to 2 patients are in the dispensing area at one time.
Provides information to patients regarding the risks, benefits and possible side effects associated with the use of medical marijuana.
Educates patients on medical marijuana medicinal properties and provide guidance in the selection of medical Cannabis per the patient's health condition or desired effect.
Fulfills patient orders and conduct sales accurately in accordance to established policies and procedures; responsible for cash handling at the register, including giving proper change and counting their registers at the start and close of any register shift.
Provides accurate and consistent customer service to all patients/guests by answering or appropriately directing questions, and handling patient issues, concerns or complaints.
Delivers a high level of patient engagement while maintaining and elevating brand reputation. Acts as a brand ambassador, increases brand awareness and builds customer loyalty.
Follows up on any patient issues requiring additional research and escalates unresolved issues to the appropriate supervisor or manager.
Receives store and inventory supplies and maintains the professional appearance of the dispensary by restocking inventory as needed (notifying managers when stock is low) and participating in work area clean-up.
Performs clerical and office support tasks such as inventory, filing, compiling and maintaining provisions set forth and cleaning, sterilizing instruments and disposing of contaminated supplies.
Refuses to provide marijuana to an individual, whom the employee or volunteer believes is abusing marijuana or appears impaired and recognizes signs of impairment and/or abuse and immediately report this information to your supervisor.
Assists management with dispensary safety and security measures, ensuring only authorized personnel enter the facilities secured areas and requiring all non-card holders or visitors to be checked in on the visitor log.
Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.
Must be 21 years of age or older
Must pass a state mandated Background Check
Experience in retail, hospitality or patient services, preferred
Must be able to work a flexible schedule (nights and/or weekends)
Excellent verbal and written communication skills, along with basic math skills
Participates and embraces a highly motivated team environment
Experience in a fast paced, high transaction environment, preferred
Strong organizational and decision-making skills
Must be computer literate POS experience is desirable
High school graduate
We offer a competitive salary based on experience and full suite of employer assisted benefits.
Management reserves the right to assign other job duties as necessary. Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.
We maintain a drug-free workplace.
Equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Health for Life complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities.
This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.
Health for Life expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status.
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