Industry insiders say there just aren’t enough people with marijuana experience, so Ohio cannabis business owners are recruiting from other fields and training them, or recruiting employees from out of state.
“We had to go out of state to find specialists and managers for our cultivation business. With our state-of-the art facility here, it was an easy sell to get people to move from Colorado, Maryland, Massachusetts and New Mexico,” said Erik Vaughn, employee of Standard Wellness
While no specific numbers for Ohio’s fledgling medical-marijuana-jobs market are available yet, industry experts say Ohio is part of that national job-growth trend. Yet, while there is growth, the new industry can have some downside for employees too.
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