We’re always keeping our eyes open for hard-working, creative, and motivated people to join our team. Please note that all employees must be at least 21 years of age. Wellness Connection of Maine is an equal opportunity employer.

Auburn, Maine

Processing Assistant

Job Description

Wellness Connection of Maine is a non-profit medical marijuana dispensary operating in full compliance with state and local law. Our mission is to provide qualified Maine patients with the highest quality medical marijuana at reasonable cost to them, to support patients’ full-spectrum wellness, and to foster education about medical marijuana throughout the state.

The Processing Assistant provides the daily care and focused attention necessary to process and package clean, potent, safe medicine for our patients. The successful candidate will possess a keen attention to detail and record keeping, and a willingness to continually learn more about the subject. This entry-level position offers the opportunity to learn and grow with the Company from the ground up, and to take on increasing levels of responsibility over time.

Responsibilities and Duties

The main responsibilities of the Processing Assistant include; assisting in harvesting, processing, and packaging finished medicine; keep accurate records on each plant using company system and protocols; record and track accurate weights and measurements of medicine; maintain a clean, safe environment inside the processing area; inspect medicine for defects using a variety of magnification tools.

Required Skills

•    Excellent time-management skills

•    Ability to effectively plan and prioritize

•    Ability to maintain confidentiality

•    Ability to focus; attention to detail

•    Skill at using computers

•    Mechanical skill

•    Ability to work effectively as part of a team

•    Ability to communicate clearly and calmly

•    Ability to remain calm in periods of high stress or unusual activity

•    Absolute reliability and honesty

Required Education

•    High school diploma or equivalent

•    2 years post-secondary education in biology or chemistry

Required Experience 

•    Work history showing progressive responsibility, willingness to accept additional projects or challenges

•    1 + years experience in horticulture, botany, or related field

Physical Requirements

•    Extended time standing, sitting, walking, bending, and reaching

•    Ability to lift and carry up to 50 pounds for a distance of 100 feet

•    Close visual focus required

•    This position requires the extended and repetitive use of arms, hands and fingers to cut and manipulate small objects

•    Maine state resident

•    Must pass a drug test and background check 

•    Must be 21 years of age or older

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Cultivation Assistant

Job Description

Wellness Connection of Maine is a medical cannabis company operating in full compliance with state and local law. Our mission is to provide qualified Maine patients with the highest quality medical cannabis at a reasonable cost to them, to support members’ full-spectrum wellness, and to foster education about medical cannabis throughout the state. We are currently hiring for Cultivation Assistants in our expanding production facility.

The main responsibilities of Cultivation Assistants are to provide the daily care of our crop from seed to harvest; monitor environmental inputs to maximize production and prevent failures, and maintain the highest levels of cleanliness and sterility inside the production area. Focused attention on all tasks is necessary in order to produce the highest quality medicine for our members. Successful candidates will possess a passion for horticulture, a willingness to get their hands dirty, and a desire to continually learn more about the industry. This entry-level position offers the opportunity to learn and grow with the Company from the ground up, and to take on increasing levels of responsibility over time.

Responsibilities and Duties

The main responsibilities of the Cultivation Assistant include all aspects of the daily care of medicine from seed/clone to harvest; monitoring environmental factors to maximize production and prevent failures; and maintaining the highest levels of cleanliness and sanitation inside the cultivation area.
 

Required Education

•    Knowledge of basic computer and office equipment

•    Math required for inventory, projections and measurements

•    Biology and chemistry related to plant growth and nutrition (preferred)

•    Excellent time management skills

•    Ability to plan and prioritize

•    Ability to maintain confidentiality

•    Ability to focus and pay attention to detail

•    Mechanical skill

•    Ability to work effectively as a team

•    Ability to communicate clearly and calmly

•    Ability to remain calm in high periods of stress

•    Absolute reliability and honesty

Required Experience

•    Work history showing progressive responsibility, willingness to accept additional projects or challenges. 1+ years experience in horticulture, botany, or manufacturing related field.

Physical Requirements

•    Must be able to lift and carry up to 50 pounds for a distance of 100 feet

•    Close visual focus required

•    Ability to spend extended time standing, walking, bending, and reaching

•    This position requires the extended and repetitive use of arms, hands and fingers to cut and manipulate small objects

•    Must be a Maine resident

•    Must pass a drug test and background check 

•    Must be 21 years of age or older

Apply

Bath, Maine

Member Liaison - Full Time

Job Description

Wellness Connection of Maine is looking for a highly motivated, positive and compassionate Member Liaison for our new dispensary in Bath. The Member Liaison is the welcoming face of Wellness Connection of Maine to our Bath members and oversees all aspects of the member’s experience at our dispensary. The successful candidate will possess outstanding customer service skills, constant desire for self-improvement and attention to details.

This entry-level position offers the opportunity to learn and grow with the Company from the ground up. Wellness Connection of Maine is a medical cannabis company operating in full compliance with state and local law. Our mission is to provide qualified Maine patients with the highest quality medical cannabis at a reasonable cost to them, to support members’ full-spectrum wellness, and to foster education about medical cannabis throughout the state.

Responsibilities and Duties

The main responsibilities of the Member Liaison include interacting with, educating, and advising members face-to-face and by the phone; record-keeping; assisting with inventory and cash management; interacting with local service providers; and helping to maintain a clean, safe, and welcoming facility inside and out.
 

Required Skills

•    Outstanding phone and in-person customer service skills

•    Ability to communicate clearly and calmly in a positive and didactic manner

•    Thriving to perform job duties in a fast-paced work environment with the ability to stay even keeled in periods of stress

•    Demonstrated proactivity, flexibility, adaptability, and multi-tasking

•    Ability to maintain confidentiality and ethical conduct

•    Skill in accurate cash management and inventory control

•    Proficient computer skills

•    Ability to focus; attention to detail

•    Ability to work effectively as part of a team

Required Education

•    High school diploma or equivalent

•    2 years post-secondary education in a related field preferred.

Required Experience

•    2 + years experience in a fast-paced client-service intensive industry—hospitality and retail backgrounds preferred

•    Work history showing progressive responsibility as well as willingness to accept, lead and complete additional projects or challenges

•    Computer & equipment operations necessary for running an office/retail center (POS systems; Word; Excel; office equipment such as copiers/telephone systems).

•    Arithmetic necessary for basic inventory and cash management

•    Familiarity with history and varieties of medical marijuana preferred but not required

Physical Requirements

•    Ability to spend extended time standing, walking, bending, and reaching

•    Must be able to lift and carry up to 50 pounds for a distance of 100 feet

•    Reliable transportation

•    Must be a Maine resident

•    Must pass a drug test and background check 

•    Must be 21 years of age or older

Apply

Brewer, Maine

Member Liaison - Full Time

Job Description

Wellness Connection of Maine is looking for a highly motivated, positive and compassionate Member Liaison for our new dispensary in Brewer. The Member Liaison is the welcoming face of Wellness Connection of Maine to our Brewer members and oversees all aspects of the member’s experience at our dispensary. The successful candidate will possess outstanding customer service skills, constant desire for self-improvement and attention to details.

This entry-level position offers the opportunity to learn and grow with the Company from the ground up. Wellness Connection of Maine is a medical cannabis company operating in full compliance with state and local law. Our mission is to provide qualified Maine patients with the highest quality medical cannabis at a reasonable cost to them, to support members’ full-spectrum wellness, and to foster education about medical cannabis throughout the state.

Responsibilities and Duties

The main responsibilities of the Member Liaison include interacting with, educating, and advising members face-to-face and by the phone; record-keeping; assisting with inventory and cash management; interacting with local service providers; and helping to maintain a clean, safe, and welcoming facility inside and out.
 

Required Skills

•    Outstanding phone and in-person customer service skills

•    Ability to communicate clearly and calmly in a positive and didactic manner

•    Thriving to perform job duties in a fast-paced work environment with the ability to stay even keeled in periods of stress

•    Demonstrated proactivity, flexibility, adaptability, and multi-tasking

•    Ability to maintain confidentiality and ethical conduct

•    Skill in accurate cash management and inventory control

•    Proficient computer skills

•    Ability to focus; attention to detail

•    Ability to work effectively as part of a team

Required Education

•    High school diploma or equivalent

•    2 years post-secondary education in a related field preferred.

Required Experience

•    2 + years experience in a fast-paced client-service intensive industry—hospitality and retail backgrounds preferred

•    Work history showing progressive responsibility as well as willingness to accept, lead and complete additional projects or challenges

•    Computer & equipment operations necessary for running an office/retail center (POS systems; Word; Excel; office equipment such as copiers/telephone systems).

•    Arithmetic necessary for basic inventory and cash management

•    Familiarity with history and varieties of medical marijuana preferred but not required

Physical Requirements

•    Ability to spend extended time standing, walking, bending, and reaching

•    Must be able to lift and carry up to 50 pounds for a distance of 100 feet

•    Reliable transportation

•    Must be a Maine resident

•    Must pass a drug test and background check 

•    Must be 21 years of age or older

Apply

Gardiner, Maine

Member Liaison - Full Time

Job Description

Wellness Connection of Maine is looking for a highly motivated, positive and compassionate Member Liaison for our new dispensary in Bath. The Member Liaison is the welcoming face of Wellness Connection of Maine to our Bath members and oversees all aspects of the member’s experience at our dispensary. The successful candidate will possess outstanding customer service skills, constant desire for self-improvement and attention to details.

This entry-level position offers the opportunity to learn and grow with the Company from the ground up. Wellness Connection of Maine is a medical cannabis company operating in full compliance with state and local law. Our mission is to provide qualified Maine patients with the highest quality medical cannabis at a reasonable cost to them, to support members’ full-spectrum wellness, and to foster education about medical cannabis throughout the state.

Responsibilities and Duties

The main responsibilities of the Member Liaison include interacting with, educating, and advising members face-to-face and by the phone; record-keeping; assisting with inventory and cash management; interacting with local service providers; and helping to maintain a clean, safe, and welcoming facility inside and out.
 

Required Skills

•    Outstanding phone and in-person customer service skills

•    Ability to communicate clearly and calmly in a positive and didactic manner

•    Thriving to perform job duties in a fast-paced work environment with the ability to stay even keeled in periods of stress

•    Demonstrated proactivity, flexibility, adaptability, and multi-tasking

•    Ability to maintain confidentiality and ethical conduct

•    Skill in accurate cash management and inventory control

•    Proficient computer skills

•    Ability to focus; attention to detail

•    Ability to work effectively as part of a team

Required Education

•    High school diploma or equivalent

•    2 years post-secondary education in a related field preferred.

Required Experience

•    2 + years experience in a fast-paced client-service intensive industry—hospitality and retail backgrounds preferred

•    Work history showing progressive responsibility as well as willingness to accept, lead and complete additional projects or challenges

•    Computer & equipment operations necessary for running an office/retail center (POS systems; Word; Excel; office equipment such as copiers/telephone systems).

•    Arithmetic necessary for basic inventory and cash management

•    Familiarity with history and varieties of medical marijuana preferred but not required

Physical Requirements

•    Ability to spend extended time standing, walking, bending, and reaching

•    Must be able to lift and carry up to 50 pounds for a distance of 100 feet

•    Reliable transportation

•    Must be a Maine resident

•    Must pass a drug test and background check 

•    Must be 21 years of age or older

Apply
Member Liaison - Part Time

Job Description

Wellness Connection of Maine is looking for a highly motivated, positive and compassionate Member Liaison for our new dispensary in Bath. The Member Liaison is the welcoming face of Wellness Connection of Maine to our Bath members and oversees all aspects of the member’s experience at our dispensary. The successful candidate will possess outstanding customer service skills, constant desire for self-improvement and attention to details.

This entry-level position offers the opportunity to learn and grow with the Company from the ground up. Wellness Connection of Maine is a medical cannabis company operating in full compliance with state and local law. Our mission is to provide qualified Maine patients with the highest quality medical cannabis at a reasonable cost to them, to support members’ full-spectrum wellness, and to foster education about medical cannabis throughout the state.

Responsibilities and Duties

The main responsibilities of the Member Liaison include interacting with, educating, and advising members face-to-face and by the phone; record-keeping; assisting with inventory and cash management; interacting with local service providers; and helping to maintain a clean, safe, and welcoming facility inside and out.
 

Required Skills

•    Outstanding phone and in-person customer service skills

•    Ability to communicate clearly and calmly in a positive and didactic manner

•    Thriving to perform job duties in a fast-paced work environment with the ability to stay even keeled in periods of stress

•    Demonstrated proactivity, flexibility, adaptability, and multi-tasking

•    Ability to maintain confidentiality and ethical conduct

•    Skill in accurate cash management and inventory control

•    Proficient computer skills

•    Ability to focus; attention to detail

•    Ability to work effectively as part of a team

Required Education

•    High school diploma or equivalent

•    2 years post-secondary education in a related field preferred.

Required Experience

•    2 + years experience in a fast-paced client-service intensive industry—hospitality and retail backgrounds preferred

•    Work history showing progressive responsibility as well as willingness to accept, lead and complete additional projects or challenges

•    Computer & equipment operations necessary for running an office/retail center (POS systems; Word; Excel; office equipment such as copiers/telephone systems).

•    Arithmetic necessary for basic inventory and cash management

•    Familiarity with history and varieties of medical marijuana preferred but not required

Physical Requirements

•    Ability to spend extended time standing, walking, bending, and reaching

•    Must be able to lift and carry up to 50 pounds for a distance of 100 feet

•    Reliable transportation

•    Must be a Maine resident

•    Must pass a drug test and background check 

•    Must be 21 years of age or older

Apply

Portland, Maine

Member Liaison - Full Time

Job Description

Wellness Connection of Maine is looking for a highly motivated, positive and compassionate Member Liaison for our new dispensary in Bath. The Member Liaison is the welcoming face of Wellness Connection of Maine to our Bath members and oversees all aspects of the member’s experience at our dispensary. The successful candidate will possess outstanding customer service skills, constant desire for self-improvement and attention to details.

This entry-level position offers the opportunity to learn and grow with the Company from the ground up. Wellness Connection of Maine is a medical cannabis company operating in full compliance with state and local law. Our mission is to provide qualified Maine patients with the highest quality medical cannabis at a reasonable cost to them, to support members’ full-spectrum wellness, and to foster education about medical cannabis throughout the state.

Responsibilities and Duties

The main responsibilities of the Member Liaison include interacting with, educating, and advising members face-to-face and by the phone; record-keeping; assisting with inventory and cash management; interacting with local service providers; and helping to maintain a clean, safe, and welcoming facility inside and out.
 

Required Skills

•    Outstanding phone and in-person customer service skills

•    Ability to communicate clearly and calmly in a positive and didactic manner

•    Thriving to perform job duties in a fast-paced work environment with the ability to stay even keeled in periods of stress

•    Demonstrated proactivity, flexibility, adaptability, and multi-tasking

•    Ability to maintain confidentiality and ethical conduct

•    Skill in accurate cash management and inventory control

•    Proficient computer skills

•    Ability to focus; attention to detail

•    Ability to work effectively as part of a team

Required Education

•    High school diploma or equivalent

•    2 years post-secondary education in a related field preferred.

Required Experience

•    2 + years experience in a fast-paced client-service intensive industry—hospitality and retail backgrounds preferred

•    Work history showing progressive responsibility as well as willingness to accept, lead and complete additional projects or challenges

•    Computer & equipment operations necessary for running an office/retail center (POS systems; Word; Excel; office equipment such as copiers/telephone systems).

•    Arithmetic necessary for basic inventory and cash management

•    Familiarity with history and varieties of medical marijuana preferred but not required

Physical Requirements

•    Ability to spend extended time standing, walking, bending, and reaching

•    Must be able to lift and carry up to 50 pounds for a distance of 100 feet

•    Reliable transportation

•    Must be a Maine resident

•    Must pass a drug test and background check 

•    Must be 21 years of age or older

Apply

Westbrook, Maine

Marketing Manager

The Marketing Manager is responsible for implementing the organization’s mission and brand by:

  • Developing a robust internal and external marketing plan
  • Building strong relationships with community partners and media outlets
  • Creating and managing an integrated communication plan via purposeful social media and public relations strategies
  • Overseeing and managing internal events and associated sponsor/outreach external events
  • Developing and managing retail experience and merchandising strategy
  • Managing the website, email marketing and customer contact strategy

 

The right candidate will have:

  • Bachelor’s degree and 3-5 years or related experience required
  • Proven experience in creating and executing marketing tactics and strategy
  • Experience in a retail, startup or marketing a wellness brand a plus
  • Ability to manage multiple responsibilities and adapt to rapidly changing situations
  • Technical competency and experience with Microsoft Office Suite, Adobe Creative Suite, and social media outlets
Apply
HR Manager

Overview of Position

The Human Resources Manager will report to the Controller and have overall responsibility for all HR functions within the organization. These include employee relations, recruiting and orientation, worker’s compensation and safety and compliance along with development, implementation and administration of WCM’s human resources programs and employment policies, personnel record-keeping and training and development. The right candidate will have a proven track record of integrity and a high level of interpersonal skills to handle sensitive and confidential issues.

Job Responsibilities (include but are not limited to):

  • Provides accurate, timely guidance to Team Leaders and Team Members on problems originating from work situations
  • Counsel management and employees on grievances and complaints and take appropriate steps to ensure that all such problems are resolved
  • Ensure that personnel policies, as well as other related policies and procedures, are kept current in coordination with other departments and be able to analyze these policies and make recommendations accordingly
  • Handle all employee performance reviews, progressive disciplinary policies, employee separation documentation and exit interviews
  • Assist in the hiring and placement of employees including conduction new employee orientation and hiring, Team Member training and Sexual Harassment Training
  • Coordinate Team Leader training in interviewing, hiring, terminations, promotions, performance review, safety, and sexual harassment and management development
  • Consult on benefits programs such as health, dental, and disability insurances, vacation, sick leave and leave of absence, and employee assistance
  • Advise Senior Management and Team Leaders regarding Human Resources compliance related to State and Federal Regulation
  • Represent WCM at personnel-related hearings and investigations
  • Maintain personnel transactions and files such as hires, promotions, transfers, performance reviews, terminations, and employee statistics for government reporting.
  • Investigates accidents, creates First Report for insurance carrier and manages all aspects of Worker’s Compensation claims and work with Safety committee and Team Leaders to develop appropriate light duty positions
  • Perform other duties as assigned by the Controller

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Human Resources Management, organizational development or related field
  • 8 years of solid human resources generalist management experience required
  • PHR or SPHR certification desired
  • Must possess a high level of integrity and interpersonal skills to handle sensitive and confidential issues
  • Solid problem solving, business acumen, influence and negotiation skills
  • Superior organizational, project management, time management and multi-tasking skills
  • Superior communication skills to include listening, verbal, written and presentation skills
  • Computer proficiency in Microsoft Office applications, including Word, Excel, Outlook, and PowerPoint
  • Must be able to travel to multiple locations across the state of Maine
  • Must be available to work some weekends
  • Must pass a drug test and background check (state mandated)
Apply

Internship

Social Media Marking Associate

Overview of Position

The Social Media Marketing Associate will participate in the tactical execution of social media marketing projects as well as other marketing initiatives, with emphasis on the following:

  • Support the Digital Marketing Specialist with the development, deployment and optimization of Social Media Presence in support of company marketing goals
  • Keep up to date on various social media platform tools, technologies, and trends
  • Champion the company brand identity across all social media platforms
  • Foster thought leadership and conversations across social media channels
  • Maintain a strong vision for social media channel improvements driven by a knowledge base of consumer behavior and industry trends
  • Coordinate logistical details of social media content calendar

Job Responsibilities (include but are not limited to):

  • Maintain a detailed digital content calendar
  • Perform consumer research into the social media space
  • Identify the best ways to reach a target audience on social media
  • Provide social media monthly reports along with recommendations for improvements
  • Evaluate industry trends and maintain a thorough understanding of Social Media best practices, new social features, relevant industry benchmarks and KPIs
  • Manage reputation across digital channels
  • Partner with Digital Marketing Specialist to gather project needs and specifications
  • Act as a brand steward, upholding brand and trademark standards and consistency in all projects
  • Perform other tasks, projects, and responsibilities as assigned

Core Competencies

  • To succeed, the Social Media Marketing Associate must be: Passionate, Informed, Approachable, Energetic and Trustworthy.

    The Social Media Marketing Associate must exemplify WCM values of Wellness, Education, Excellence, Community and Compassion

    The Social Media Marketing Associate must consistently and uncompromisingly embody and demonstrate the following:

    • Integrity
    • Personal Accountability
    • Teamwork
    • Innovation
    • Confidence
    • Flexibility

Qualifications

  • Recent college graduate or active undergrad student enrolled at least half-time
  • Internship experience in a marketing related function a plus but not required
  • Excellent knowledge of Microsoft Office
  • Familiarity with Constant Contact and WordPress
  • Comfortable with web-based project management tools and collaboration technologies

Skills and Abilities

  • Excellent project management and organizational skills
  • Demonstrated ability to think strategically and creatively, and manage multiple priorities; expert attention to detail
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Eye for design
  • Results driven, proactive, and able to work autonomously
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Positive problem-solving attitude
  • Flexible and change embracing in a rapidly evolving work and market environment
  • Skill in working with committees and project groups including staff members, board members, and community volunteers

Physical Requirements

  • Ability to lift and carry up to 50 pounds for a distance of 100 feet
  • This position may require extended time standing, sitting, walking, bending, reaching and close vision
  • Maine state resident
  • Must pass a drug test and background check (state mandated)
  • Ability to travel to multiple locations; reliable transportation
Apply