More Of The Same In 2021: Staffing Experts Predict This Year’s In-Demand Cannabis Jobs

After a tumultuous year, the cannabis industry finds itself in a place many industries wish to be in: An advantageous situation.

While facing industry setbacks, cannabis mostly survived through the coronavirus pandemic due to various regulatory wins via essential statuses granted and cannabis reforms in several states.

The wins helped the industry thrive, leading to hiring upticks in most American markets.

Staffing experts in the cannabis industry say 2021 should bring more of the same in the form of opportunity and the roles offered.

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A Plethora Of Job Opportunities In 2021

The cannabis market touches just about every job function, leaving it difficult to pinpoint one clear-cut, in-demand job. That scenario was the case in 2020 and will remain the same this year.

While staffing firms reported varying results last year, most agreed that production and cultivation jobs sat at or near the top of the list in 2020.

Viridian Staffing CEO Kara Bradford tells Benzinga that the demand for processing professionals should have that much more of an emphasis on skilled workers with track records of success. …

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