Cannabis Part-Time Patient Care Specialist - South County St. Louis, MO

Location: St. Louis, MO

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Job Posted
Oct 06, 2023
Employment Types
Part Time
Company: Proper Brands New Growth Horizon LLC
Required Licenses
MO:Facility Agent ID

Company & Role Overview


At Proper Brands, we’re building a community of passionate, genuine people to grow the legal cannabis market. Together, we hold ourselves to the highest standard of quality in everything we do—from people to product and everything in between. At Proper, it’s not about being the biggest. It’s about being the best in what we do, demonstrating compassion, and improving people’s lives through cannabis. We believe that happy people make happy plants, and happy plants make happy people.

We have an exciting opportunity for a Part-Time Budtender (Cannabis Patient Care Specialist) to join us on our journey to transform our bold ambitions for the Missouri medical and recreational cannabis market into a reality.

Our Part-Time Budtender (Cannabis Patient Care Specialist) will work out of our location in South County, MO.  This part-time opportunity will start at $15/hour, with bi-weekly paychecks, working approximately 20-29 hours a week with the schedule to include weekends and possible evening shifts during the week. 

Benefits Package:

  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance.
  • Term life insurance coverage.
  • Retirement savings plan.
  • Paid time off.
  • Holiday pay
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP) for counseling and support.
  • Employee discount program.
  • Paid parental leave.

Disclaimer: The information provided in this job advertisement is intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by employees in this role. It is not an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and qualifications required for the position. Management reserves the right to modify, add, or remove job duties as necessary. The organization is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate based on race, color, religion, sex, gender, gender identity, national origin, disability status, age, sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by law.

** Please do not contact Proper's South County dispensary regarding the status of your application. Recruitment is not being handled by dispensary staff.  **


$15.00 / hour

Company BenefitsBenefits for this job may vary.

401(k) with Company Match, Company Discounts, Dental, Medical, & Vision Benefits, Gym Facilities, Life Insurance, Paid Parental Leave, Paid Time Off, Relaxed / Casual Dress Code

Working Environment

Proper Cannabis South County is a boutique cannabis dispensary that supplies the patients and consumers of Missouri with the best quality cannabis products in Missouri.

About Proper Brands New Growth Horizon LLC

Proper Brands is a fully vertical medical marijuana company in the state of Missouri with a vision to lead and inspire their community through the power of cannabis. Headquartered in St. Louis County, Proper Cannabis has established an ethos of improving the lives of others through the use of cannabis—to be happier, healthier, and more fulfilled people. Proper aims to provide service to the entire state of Missouri. Proper Brands is composed of Proper Cannabis, RATIO, and Honeybee Edibles.

Role Requirements


Responsibilities for Part-Time Budtender/Cannabis Patient Care Specialist:

 Delivers an exceptional patient/customer experience including, but not limited to:

  • Creating a positive, memorable experience for every Proper Cannabis patient/customer;
  • Ensuring the safety and satisfaction of every patient/customer; 
  • Maintaining a thorough knowledge of all dispensary products and medicinal qualities; 
  • Inquiring about any potential issues the patients/customers might be experiencing;
  • Educating patients on a variety of available products that may achieve their desired outcome; 
  • Tailoring product recommendations to meet the patient’s/customers needs in compliance with state law;
  • Answering any questions the patients/customers may have related to dispensary products;
  • Eliciting feedback from returning patients/customers to further customize recommendations; 
  • Serving as a brand ambassador; 
  • Backing up team members as necessary;
  • Maintaining patient/customer flow;
  • Maintaining patient/customer confidentiality. 

Processes dispensary sales efficiently and accurately including, but not limited to: 

  • Entering sales orders into the POS system; 
  • Maintaining an accurate cash count in assigned drawer;
  • Processing patient payments and dispensing change; 
  • Updating sales and inventory records accurately; 

Completes administrative duties including, but not limited to:

  • Attending team meetings;
  • Collaborating with dispensary staff during times of peak business volume, as directed;
  • Performing assigned dispensary side job or jobs;
  • Maintaining the cleanliness of the dispensary, ensuring adherence to hygiene and sanitation guidelines; 
  • Maintaining professional, positive and effective working relationships.

Physical Requirements


This position requires the ability to reach, bend, stoop, sit, and stand, and carry and lift up to 30lbs. The work environment is an environmentally controlled retail store. This position may require travel up to 10% of the time.  


Requirements for Budtender/Cannabis Patient Care Specialist:

  • HS Diploma or GED
  • 1+ years in retail and guest services;
  • Passion for medical cannabis
  • Ability to quickly adapt in a fast-paced, changing, and challenging environment;
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal; 
  • Customer service oriented and team centered with a positive attitude;
  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail; 
  • Ability to gain and maintain a thorough understanding of the medicinal implications and effects of strains including Sativa, Indica, and Hybrids.   
  • Must be 21 years of age or older
  • Ability to obtain a Missouri Agent ID by start date, which includes submitting fingerprints and passing criminal background check

Preferred, but not required:

  • Familiarity with Missouri cannabis laws and regulations; 
  • 1+ years of cannabis retail experience.


A high school diploma or GED is required.