Green Thumb Industries

Rochester, NY, USA

Full time

Sep 13

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The Role

We are seeking a Full-Time Pharmacist to direct and manage the dispensing of cannabis products to the patients of our [CITY] dispensary. In this role, you’ll serve as the onsite medical authority, ensuring patients receive correct dosage along with a healthy amount of education and counseling. You’ll have the unique opportunity to serve as a one-on-one educator to our cannabis patients, and you’ll excel at completing a prospective drug utilization review to assess: appropriateness of therapy; appropriate strain, dosage, route, and duration; allergies and drug interactions contraindications; and possible misuse. All in all, we’re looking for someone blazing with passion for medical cannabis who also has the medical expertise to help our patients use it responsibly and effectively.


Pharmacists shall be in-store at all times during their scheduled shift to allow for dispensation of cannabis products. 

Responsible for securing coverage for any time off (paid time off or unpaid time off).  Schedule changes shall be communicated with dispensary managers in advance and expected to follow fair scheduling practices.

Assess patient certification to monitor for restrictions and where appropriate help patients to determine best course of treatment. 

Drive retail sales and patient retention

Ensure compliance with all company policies and procedures and federal and state laws

Communicate restrictions with dispensary team to ensure any limitations on product selection/quantity  

Provide timely and accurate medication information to patients over the phone and in-person

Educate new and existing patients about the properties and benefits of cannabis

Consults patients and assesses patient’s certification to recommend best course of treatment

Responsible to stay up to date on current research and information related to cannabis/marijuana

Pharmacists may assist with additional dispensary tasks, as store manager deems fit.  These include but are not limited to accepting product deliveries, returns, inventory controls, employee trainings, fulfilling online orders, and completing patient orders at the registers

Other duties as assigned


Must be a registered and licensed Pharmacist in good standing with the state of operations

2+ years of relevant pharmacy experience with an excellent patient and customer focused approach

Ability to learn and understand cannabinoids and how they interact with the human body

Previous experience utilizing Point of Sale technology systems. 

Working knowledge of inventory and sales reporting

Highly motivated, self-directed, innovative and able to work independently or among teams with keen judgement, common sense and resourcefulness

Adapts and thrives in a demanding, fast-paced environment

Possesses a high level of critical thinking

Operates with a high level of professionalism and integrity, including dealing with confidential information

Must understand and comply with the rules, regulations, policies, and procedures of Green Thumb

Must have a solid understanding of the Cannabis laws, rules and regulations and passion to further their understanding and knowledge of the industry and the laws.

Additional Requirements

Must pass any and all required background checks

Must be and remain compliant with all legal or company regulations for working in the industry

Must possess valid driver’s license

Must be a minimum of 21 years of age

Must be approved by state badging agency to work in cannabis industry

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