Cannabis Retail Sales Associate

Cannabis Retail Sales Associate


Plantlife is one of the fastest growing cannabis sales companies in Canada.

Our plans for vast expansion necessitate a team of all-stars to help us achieve our goals. Our retail locations demand a lot out of the front line sales team and therefore we are seeking the best of the best to keep our stores and guests satisfied.

Note: To work at any Canadian cannabis retail store, you must obtain a Qualified Cannabis Worker Certificate. Currently holding, or being in the process of obtaining this certificate is an asset when applying to join our team!

Role of a Budtender:

The role of the Retail Sales Associate (also known as a Budtender) is to help customers - novice and veteran - navigate the wide world of recreational cannabis consumption. Successful Budtenders have thorough knowledge of their store's inventory and can speak to the different nuances with each product and strain. Budtenders are also familiar with the different cannabis accessories (pipes, vaporizers, etc.) as-well as speak about the different methods and modes of cannabis consumption.

Budtenders are passionate about cannabis and stay on top of industry news, important holidays and events. They include elements of culture and passion in their interactions with customers, which creates a rich and meaningful experience. They'll often stay informed about latest scientific studies as well as the legal system's requirements.

Budtenders provide guidance and educate customers about cannabis products to ensure their customers will have a safe and enjoyable cannabis experience.

  • Responsible for assisting guests and fielding any questions or concerns in accordance with Plantlife's values, goals, and objectives
  • Accurately utilizing and maintaining POS (Point of Sale) system
  • Maintain and improve general cannabis knowledge - all forms of flower and concentrates
  • Ability to conduct sales in a personable, attentive and upbeat manner
  • Budtenders must have a strong grasp of organizational and interpersonal skills
  • Candidates must be team driven, highly organized, flexible and deadline oriented.
  • SellSafe (mandatory)
  • Criminal Record Check (mandatory)
  • Qualified Cannabis Worker Certificate (mandatory)
  • Proven experience as sales advisor or other customer service/sales role
  • Experience in handling cash and utilizing POS system
  • Able to balance a customer-oriented and a results driven approach
  • Patient and comfortable dealing with customer complaints
We are entering a period of rapid expansion and growth with a lot of opportunity for the right candidates - come and grow with us, and let's see how green the future can be!