Higher Leaf is scheduled to open in early 2015 and upon opening, will be one of the newest licensed recreational marijuana retail shops in Washington State! Our shop will be located in Kirkland, WA and will serve residents 21 and over primarily living in King County. We are now accepting applications for working in our retail store — please note that no specific employment date is available, as we are finailizing our licensing and building out our storefront!
We are seeking 4 people with a security background who are interested in continuing with security work while at the same time, assisting customers with their purchases. Accountable for knowing relevant laws, and company policies and procedures, as well as protecting fellow employees, property, and checking the ID’s of customers.
Ensuring employees and customers are safe from harm, and property is safe from theft
Educating customers about marijuana products
Selling marijuana and marijuana-related products
Maintain knowledge of each product that is for sale
Follow proper inventory and cash handling procedures
Knowledge of State and Federal Laws that are pertinent to their jobs and ensure that the
company stays compliant with state regulations.
Accurately use the POS system & BioTrack THC
Follow all security and emergency procedures
Assist other staff members as required
Cleaning and general upkeep of the store
We are looking for employees who can be flexibly scheduled depending on business volume and are available days, evenings, weekdays, and weekends.
Work hours TBD and may vary between 9AM and 11PM.
Full-time and part-time positions available.
Shift Lead positions will be available for strong leaders with management experience.
Must be 21 years of age or older to work in the store.
Must have reliable transportation to get you to and from work on time.
May not personally consume marijuana products during any times that would overlap with a scheduled shift.
Must pass background check (NO felony convictions of any kind per state laws), drug screening (excluding marijuana), and reference checks specific to both security work and customer service experience.
DESIRED QUALITIES and EXPERIENCE
Passionate about protecting people and property
Operates with integrity
Keep a calm head when dealing with customer concerns
Takes pride in his/her work
Loves being of service
Exceptional customer service and interpersonal skills
Outstanding written and verbal communication skills
Proficient in problem solving, organizational and analytic skills
Embrace working a flexible schedule
Ability to speak and write English clearly and correctly
Ability to perform tasks that may require prolonged standing, sitting, walking, and kneeling
Prefer hiring employees who live in Kirkland or nearby
2-3 years experience working in a retail environment
3+ years experience working in security
Familiarity with marijuana products
Cell Phone or reliably checked landline. Smartphone is recommended for ease of access to our work scheduling system.
Must be able to use a POS (point-of-sale) system and other computerized technology systems
Must maintain an active email account and voicemail and check messages reguarly.