Office of Medical Cannabis Compliance & Enforcement Coordinator – State Program Administrator Senior

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State of Minnesota

Job Summary

Job Summary

The Compliance and Enforcement Coordinator for the Office of Medical Cannabis (OMC) is responsible for coordinating research aspects involved in implementing new and future statutory and rule requirements that pertain to the state’s medical cannabis program. In coordinating with the OMC Compliance and Enforcement Inspector, conduct inspections and necessary enforcement procedures for Minnesota’s two registered medical cannabis manufacturers, including cannabis patient centers, and approved medical cannabis testing laboratories.


Minimum Qualifications

Two years of professional experience in compliance and regulatory activities or related field

Experience must include assessing/assuring compliance with state or federal laws, regulations or guidelines and investigations

Preferred Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree in public health or related field

Three or more years performing compliance and regulatory inspections or evaluations

Knowledge of federal and state laws relating to medical cannabis as well as the medical cannabis industry

Strong writing skills sufficient to draft memos, briefs, correspondence, investigative write-ups, administrative penalty summaries, etc.

Knowledge and understanding of the legislative process as well as regulatory experience as it pertains to rule writing and enforcing regulations

Demonstrated experience in coordinating and executing multiple tasks and activities in order to effectively manage complex investigations and enforcement proceedings

Additional Requirements

This position requires successful completion of a background check

Must possess a valid Class D driver’s license

Application Details

Why Work For Us

Come work for one of the best public health systems in the nation and you will contribute to our mission to protect, maintain and improve the health of all Minnesotans. We are working hard to achieve our vision for health equity in Minnesota, where all communities are thriving and all people have what they need to be healthy. Our collaborative, mission-driven work environment is a major factor in promoting a high level of employee health awareness, employee longevity and job satisfaction.

We offer a competitive benefits package including employee and family health and dental insurance, life insurance, disability insurance, health promotion programs, pre-tax benefits, vacation leave, sick leave, paid holidays, deferred compensation, retirement benefits, and more!

How To Apply

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The State of Minnesota is an equal opportunity, affirmative action, and veteran-friendly employer. We are committed to providing culturally responsive services to all Minnesotans. The State of Minnesota recognizes that a diverse workforce is essential and strongly encourages qualified women, minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans to apply.

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Job Title: Office of Medical Cannabis Compliance & Enforcement Coordinator – State Program Administrator Senior

Location: St. Paul

Job ID: 39628

Regular/Temporary: Unlimited

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Who May Apply: This vacancy is open for bids and for all qualified job seekers simultaneously. Bidders will be considered through 03/24/2020.

Date Posted: 03/18/2020

Closing Date: 03/31/2020

Hiring Agency/Seniority Unit: Minnesota Department of Health (MDH)

Hiring Agency: Minnesota Department of Health (MDH)

Division/Unit: Office of Medical Cannabis / Operations Unit Staff

Work Shift: Day Shift / 8:00am – 4:30pm

Work Hours: Day Shift / 8:00am – 4:30pm

Work Shift/Work Hours: Day Shift / 8:00am – 4:30pm

Days of Work: Monday – Friday

Travel Required: Up to 25%

Salary Range: $23.44 – $34.38/hourly; $48,942 – $71,785/annually

Classified Status: Classified

Bargaining Unit/Union: 214 – Professional Employees (MAPE)

Job Class: State Program Administrator Senior

Working Title: OMC Compliance & Enforcement Coordinator