Careers.

Welcome to Common Citizen. We’re both a cannabis company and an advocate for social change. So, if you’re looking for just a job, we’re not for you. If you want to change the world, then read on.

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Are you passionate about cannabis and the good it can do for people? Then you’ve come to the right place. Together, we can make a real difference. Take a look at our job postings and don’t hesitate to apply if anything interests you. We’ll be in touch, whether we feel it’s a good fit or not. That’s just the respectful thing to do. If you don’t see a position that speaks to you, send a note and your resume to [email protected] and we’ll reach out if something opens up.

The health, safety and well-being of all people - our customers, visitors and team members- remains our #1 priority. You can find all the details of our infectious disease prevention and monitoring practices here.

About Common Citizen

Common Citizen is proud to be a Michigan-based cannabis company committed to changing the social stigma that prevents people from enjoying the greater quality of life that cannabis can provide. Our company is founded on two principles: ‘Cannabis for Humanity’ and ‘change for the better’. ‘Cannabis for Humanity’ means we put people first in everything we do – from our safe, high-quality cannabis plants to our world-class customer experience to our caring workplace environment. ‘Change for the better’ means that we have an insatiable desire to make ourselves, our product and our team experience better each and every day. In fact, we are working hard to become and be recognized as a Great Place to Work® Best Workplaces in the USA.

Common Citizen is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an environment of mutual respect for all people. If you are a member of an equity group, you are encouraged to self-identify, on your application, covering letter or resume. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, please let us know in your email application to [email protected] or you may call us at (313)228-0258.

Benefits at Common Citizen currently include Medical, Voluntary Dental, Voluntary Vision, Paid Time Off, Health & Wellness Leave, Holiday, Employee Discounts, EAP. More to come as we grow.

Current Job Postings

About This Role

The role of the Common Citizen Budtender, who we like to call Citizen Advisor, is one of utmost importance. As a Citizen Advisor you are the face of the company and need to treat all our guests with great humanity. Advisors are educators first, salespeople second. Their primary role is to provide unparalleled customer service in which they educate their fellow citizens, the dispensary guests, and help them discover the cannabis products that will help them achieve a higher quality of life.

When not assisting their fellow citizens, Advisors are responsible for keeping the dispensary clean and orderly, including keeping bathrooms presentable and well stocked. Advisors will also sometimes work reception. This includes greeting guests, checking newcomers in, answering any questions they may have and ensuring that their profiles are up to date and correct. Advisors may also be called upon to assist with inventory.

Finally, as with everyone at Common Citizen, Advisors are expected to contribute to the Common Citizen movement to end the stigma and liberate all people through cannabis.

What You Will Be Doing

Creating an unparalleled customer service experience for our guests, your fellow citizens, that leaves them feeling well cared for, including but not limited to:

  • Consistently exceptional customer service
  • Strong long-term relationship-building
  • Following the Common Citizen advisor protocol
  • Providing problem-solving sales assistance, including upselling & cross-selling when it is to your fellow citizens benefit
  • Generating references, referrals & repeat visits
  • Simple math & data entry
  • POS system entries
  • Regulatory compliance (ie. LARA. Metrc)

Staying current with cannabis knowledge in order to educate & serve with excellence, including:

  • Cannabis plant and product form knowledge
  • The Common Citizen product offerings
  • Hosting or participating in educational events, onsite & offsite

The Experience You Bring

  • A minimum of 2 years in a customer service role in a retail environment
  • A background in healthcare, social work or related fields is also preferred
  • Personal experience with cannabis – although not required, ideally you are a current medical cannabis patient in the state of Michigan

Why You’d Love This Role

You are/have:

  • Passionate about cannabis and what it can do for people
  • A great attention to detail and memory for product details
  • A warm & friendly yet professional manner
  • A real people person – someone that truly enjoys getting to know people & interacting with them
  • A great listener showing great sincerity, respect and patience
  • Great conversation skills, comfortable talking both in person & on the phone
  • Comfortable with public speaking to a small audience
  • Confident yet humble
  • Compassionate yet resilient; able to hear about and empathize with people’s struggles without it overwhelming you
  • Able to stand for long periods of time
  • Interested in developing new skills and growing along with us

If this sounds exciting to you, please click here to apply.  We look forward to hearing from you.

About This Role

The role of the Common Citizen Budtender, who we like to call Citizen Advisor, is one of utmost importance. As a Citizen Advisor you are the face of the company and need to treat all our guests with great humanity. Advisors are educators first, salespeople second. Their primary role is to provide unparalleled customer service in which they educate their fellow citizens, the dispensary guests, and help them discover the cannabis products that will help them achieve a higher quality of life.

When not assisting their fellow citizens, Advisors are responsible for keeping the dispensary clean and orderly, including keeping bathrooms presentable and well stocked. Advisors will also sometimes work reception. This includes greeting guests, checking newcomers in, answering any questions they may have and ensuring that their profiles are up to date and correct. Advisors may also be called upon to assist with inventory.

Finally, as with everyone at Common Citizen, Advisors are expected to contribute to the Common Citizen movement to end the stigma and liberate all people through cannabis.

What You Will Be Doing

Creating an unparalleled customer service experience for our guests, your fellow citizens, that leaves them feeling well cared for, including but not limited to:

  • Consistently exceptional customer service
  • Strong long-term relationship-building
  • Following the Common Citizen advisor protocol
  • Providing problem-solving sales assistance, including upselling & cross-selling when it is to your fellow citizens benefit
  • Generating references, referrals & repeat visits
  • Simple math & data entry
  • POS system entries
  • Regulatory compliance (ie. LARA. Metrc)

Staying current with cannabis knowledge in order to educate & serve with excellence, including:

  • Cannabis plant and product form knowledge
  • The Common Citizen product offerings
  • Hosting or participating in educational events, onsite & offsite

The Experience You Bring

  • A minimum of 2 years in a customer service role in a retail environment
  • A background in healthcare, social work or related fields is also preferred
  • Personal experience with cannabis – although not required, ideally you are a current medical cannabis patient in the state of Michigan

Why You’d Love This Role

You are/have:

  • Passionate about cannabis and what it can do for people
  • A great attention to detail and memory for product details
  • A warm & friendly yet professional manner
  • A real people person – someone that truly enjoys getting to know people & interacting with them
  • A great listener showing great sincerity, respect and patience
  • Great conversation skills, comfortable talking both in person & on the phone
  • Comfortable with public speaking to a small audience
  • Confident yet humble
  • Compassionate yet resilient; able to hear about and empathize with people’s struggles without it overwhelming you
  • Able to stand for long periods of time
  • Interested in developing new skills and growing along with us

If this sounds exciting to you, please click here to apply.  We look forward to hearing from you.

About This Role

The role of the Common Citizen Budtender, who we like to call Citizen Advisor, is one of utmost importance. As a Citizen Advisor you are the face of the company and need to treat all our guests with great humanity. Advisors are educators first, salespeople second. Their primary role is to provide unparalleled customer service in which they educate their fellow citizens, the dispensary guests, and help them discover the cannabis products that will help them achieve a higher quality of life.

When not assisting their fellow citizens, Advisors are responsible for keeping the dispensary clean and orderly, including keeping bathrooms presentable and well stocked. Advisors will also sometimes work reception. This includes greeting guests, checking newcomers in, answering any questions they may have and ensuring that their profiles are up to date and correct. Advisors may also be called upon to assist with inventory.

Finally, as with everyone at Common Citizen, Advisors are expected to contribute to the Common Citizen movement to end the stigma and liberate all people through cannabis.

What You Will Be Doing

Creating an unparalleled customer service experience for our guests, your fellow citizens, that leaves them feeling well cared for, including but not limited to:

  • Consistently exceptional customer service
  • Strong long-term relationship-building
  • Following the Common Citizen advisor protocol
  • Providing problem-solving sales assistance, including upselling & cross-selling when it is to your fellow citizens benefit
  • Generating references, referrals & repeat visits
  • Simple math & data entry
  • POS system entries
  • Regulatory compliance (ie. LARA. Metrc)

Staying current with cannabis knowledge in order to educate & serve with excellence, including:

  • Cannabis plant and product form knowledge
  • The Common Citizen product offerings
  • Hosting or participating in educational events, onsite & offsite

The Experience You Bring

  • A minimum of 2 years in a customer service role in a retail environment
  • A background in healthcare, social work or related fields is also preferred
  • Personal experience with cannabis – although not required, ideally you are a current medical cannabis patient in the state of Michigan

Why You’d Love This Role

You are/have:

  • Passionate about cannabis and what it can do for people
  • A great attention to detail and memory for product details
  • A warm & friendly yet professional manner
  • A real people person – someone that truly enjoys getting to know people & interacting with them
  • A great listener showing great sincerity, respect and patience
  • Great conversation skills, comfortable talking both in person & on the phone
  • Comfortable with public speaking to a small audience
  • Confident yet humble
  • Compassionate yet resilient; able to hear about and empathize with people’s struggles without it overwhelming you
  • Able to stand for long periods of time
  • Interested in developing new skills and growing along with us

If this sounds exciting to you, please click here to apply.  We look forward to hearing from you.

About This Role

The role of the Common Citizen Budtender, who we like to call Citizen Advisor, is one of utmost importance. As a Citizen Advisor you are the face of the company and need to treat all our guests with great humanity. Advisors are educators first, salespeople second. Their primary role is to provide unparalleled customer service in which they educate their fellow citizens, the dispensary guests, and help them discover the cannabis products that will help them achieve a higher quality of life.

When not assisting their fellow citizens, Advisors are responsible for keeping the dispensary clean and orderly, including keeping bathrooms presentable and well stocked. Advisors will also sometimes work reception. This includes greeting guests, checking newcomers in, answering any questions they may have and ensuring that their profiles are up to date and correct. Advisors may also be called upon to assist with inventory.

Finally, as with everyone at Common Citizen, Advisors are expected to contribute to the Common Citizen movement to end the stigma and liberate all people through cannabis.

What You Will Be Doing

Creating an unparalleled customer service experience for our guests, your fellow citizens, that leaves them feeling well cared for, including but not limited to:

  • Consistently exceptional customer service
  • Strong long-term relationship-building
  • Following the Common Citizen advisor protocol
  • Providing problem-solving sales assistance, including upselling & cross-selling when it is to your fellow citizens benefit
  • Generating references, referrals & repeat visits
  • Simple math & data entry
  • POS system entries
  • Regulatory compliance (ie. LARA. Metrc)

Staying current with cannabis knowledge in order to educate & serve with excellence, including:

  • Cannabis plant and product form knowledge
  • The Common Citizen product offerings
  • Hosting or participating in educational events, onsite & offsite

The Experience You Bring

  • A minimum of 2 years in a customer service role in a retail environment
  • A background in healthcare, social work or related fields is also preferred
  • Personal experience with cannabis – although not required, ideally you are a current medical cannabis patient in the state of Michigan

Why You’d Love This Role

You are/have:

  • Passionate about cannabis and what it can do for people
  • A great attention to detail and memory for product details
  • A warm & friendly yet professional manner
  • A real people person – someone that truly enjoys getting to know people & interacting with them
  • A great listener showing great sincerity, respect and patience
  • Great conversation skills, comfortable talking both in person & on the phone
  • Comfortable with public speaking to a small audience
  • Confident yet humble
  • Compassionate yet resilient; able to hear about and empathize with people’s struggles without it overwhelming you
  • Able to stand for long periods of time
  • Interested in developing new skills and growing along with us

If this sounds exciting to you, please click here to apply.  We look forward to hearing from you.

Job Title: Cultivation Citizen
Department:
Reports to:
Status: Non-Exempt

About This Role

Every position at Common Citizen from seed to sale, is contributing to our mission to serve our fellow citizens of Michigan with the highest quality, safest cannabis product through our highly individualized and education oriented provisioning centers. As such our growers, harvesters and trimmers are all called Cultivation Citizens.

Cultivation Citizens are a part of the Production Team from plant creation to harvest, and some post-harvest activity. This is a dynamic team, and as such daily tasks may vary, resulting in a fast paced and lively work environment. Cultivation Citizens rely on each other for support and are accountable to each other.

What You Will Be Doing

Outlined below is what we see you doing at this point in time. We are a fast-growing company looking for people that are excited to grow along with us.

Cultivation related work, including but not limited to:

  • Always follow Standard Work procedures for all cultivation activities, to ensure consistent quality cannabis products
  • Using state track and trace software to track all activities and work performed in the cultivation team: including plant tagging and tracking, waste tracking, nutrient and crop inputs, harvest entry, and harvest batch tracking
  • Responsible for sanitation of equipment and production areas, preparation and maintenance of nutrient reservoirs and irrigation system
  • Assure all cannabis products are free from contamination risk at all stages; from propagation to harvest
  • Monitor for quality control checks to ensure process and product quality in line with company standards
  • Maintain a clean and tidy workspace and displays a high standard of cleanliness and organization
  • Collaborate with other Cultivation Citizens in daily cultivation tasks, training, and review of process with a continuous improvement mentality
  • Employ professional and clear communication practices to maintain a positive and progressive team atmosphere
  • Identify a wide variety of conditions such as plant diseases, existence of insects, nutrient deficiencies, etc.

Harvest related work, including but not limited to:

  • Pre-harvest fan leaf removal in the flower room and recording the waste
  • Removing trellis netting, cutting down the plant, weighing the plant, and entering the wet weight into METRC
  • Removing the waste fan leaves and hanging the plant for drying
  • After the plant is dry, removing the flower from the stem and store for curing

Post-harvest work, including but not limited to:

  • Monitoring the curing process and recording moisture content
  • Trimming and sorting flower for packaging

The Experience You Bring

  • Degree in Horticulture, Biology, Agriculture, or equivalent is preferred, but not required. Experience in agricultural or food safety/handling industry is acceptable in lieu of degree.
  • Computer proficiency is a must. Experience with cannabis track-and-trace software such as BioTrack, MJ Freeway, or METRC is a plus.
  • Efficient cultivation/production work ethic with application of problem-solving skills to overcome daily cultivation/production issues.
  • Knowledge of plant diseases, insects and fungi, as well as plant treatment processes and options.
  • Must have accountability, proactive behavior, strong attention to detail. Can follow company policies and contribute towards the goal of achieving production targets within set timelines.
  • Good communication and documentation skills.

Why You’d Love This Role

You have:

  • A high level of professionalism and believe in our founding principles: “Cannabis for humanity” and “Change for the better”. As such, you enjoy being involved in the community and being a steward for the company and the positive change that we believe in.
  • A passion for providing the residents and visitors of Michigan with the highest quality and safest cannabis products in the state.
  • A desire to change the social perception of cannabis and a passion for humanity.
  • A constant desire to learn new skills and believe in continuous improvement, both personally and professionally.
  • Value integrity and honesty and want to bring those values to the cannabis industry.
  • Enjoy being part of a team and sharing your skills with your fellow citizens.
  • An appreciation for all stages of the production cycle of cannabis, including harvesting and trimming.
  • An awareness of the contamination risk between a commercial and home grow, and thus can commit to not operating a home grow while working with us in the greenhouse

Physical Requirements:

  • Must be able to lift, pull and push 50 pounds and stand for entire 8-hour shift
  • Must be able to bend, reach, stoop and squat
  • Must be able to work in a highly pollenated environment (kief)
  • Must be able to work in hot and humid weather conditions

If this sounds exciting to you, please click here to apply.  We look forward to hearing from you.

Job Title: Cultivation Team Lead
Department: Operations
Reports to: Cultivation Captain
Status: Non-Exempt

About This Role

Every position at Common Citizen from seed to sale, is contributing to our mission to serve our fellow citizens of Michigan with the highest quality, safest cannabis product through our highly individualized and education-oriented provisioning centers. As such our growers, harvesters and trimmers are all called Cultivation Citizens.

Team Leads are servant leaders and subject matter experts responsible for leading Citizens in our daily work. Team Leads are working leads and are a key part of the Operations Leadership Team. They work in various functional areas from fertigation, plant creation/maintenance to product shipment. This is a dynamic team requiring dynamic leadership, and as such daily tasks may vary, resulting in a fast paced and lively work environment. Citizens rely on Team Leads for support, daily work direction and training.

What You Will Be Doing and Team Lead

Outlined below is what we see you doing at this point in time. We are a fast-growing company looking for people that are excited to grow along with us.

Responsibilities include but not limited to:

  • Assuring work tasks within their assigned responsibilities are executed per the Standard Work with high degree of Safety, Quality and Regulatory Compliance
  • Lead teams within assigned work areas to achieve daily targets of Productivity, Quality and Safety
  • Facilitate Tier 1 Huddles and help manage our CC Lean Management System of Visual Controls (i.e., White Boards, Visual Standards, Signage, etc.)
  • Participate in Lean Kaizen events, Time Observation Studies, and Safety Committees
  • Accountable for 5-S and Standard Work development and improvement
  • Address and escalate personnel issues as needed with support from Captains and HR.
  • Perform as Subject Matter Expert in key process areas, for example: Water Sampling, Plant Health, Pre-Roll Quality, Post-Harvest Processing Equipment, etc.

Additionally:

  • Assure sanitation standards are followed with respect to process equipment maintenance (i.e., nutrient reservoirs and irrigation) and finished goods production equipment (i.e., auto-trimmer, Pre-roll, extraction, etc.)
  • Be able to see and mitigate Waste / Product and Process Defects – considering a wide variety of defects such as plant disease, bad insects, poor product quality, etc.
  • Accountable for quality control checks (Leader Standard Work) to ensure process and product quality in line with company standards and assure Citizens maintain a clean and tidy workspace (5-S Standard)
  • Collaborate with all Citizens in improving daily tasks, assure proper training, and provide process audits with a passion for Continuous Improvement.
  • Communicate with clarity and consistency to maintain a positive and progressive team atmosphere.
  • Provide timely and professional feedback to Citizens on job performance.
  • Able to work independently with minimal supervision.
  • Ability to communicate using electronic media such as Slack and Outlook Email.
  • Perform other duties as required.

The Experience You Bring

  • Degree in Horticulture, Biology, Agriculture, or equivalent is preferred, but not required. Experience in agricultural or food safety/handling industry is acceptable in lieu of degree.
  • Knowledge of basic MS Office and METRC. LeafLogix is a plus.
  • Efficient cultivation/production work ethic with application of Lean tools.
  • Knowledge in areas listed dependent on where you will work: Plant diseases, insects and fungi, fertigation, plant treatment processes, cannabis finished goods product manufacturing, and extraction equipment.
  • Must be a proactive Leader, able to influence others in a professional and courteous manner, encourage Lean Thinking and Continuous Improvement
  • Must have strong attention to detail and hold themselves and others accountable to Standards of Work. Solid communication and documentation skills.

Why You’d Love This Role

You have:

  • A high level of professionalism and believe in our founding principles: “Cannabis for humanity” and “Change for the better”. As such, you enjoy being involved in the community and being a steward for the company and the positive change that we believe in.
  • A passion for providing the residents and visitors of Michigan with the highest quality and safest cannabis products in the state.
  • A desire to change the social perception of cannabis and a passion for humanity.
  • A constant desire to learn new skills and believe in continuous improvement, both personally and professionally.
  • Value integrity and honesty and want to bring those values to the cannabis industry.
  • Enjoy being part of a team and sharing your skills with your fellow citizens.
  • An appreciation for all stages of the production cycle of cannabis, including harvesting and trimming.
  • An awareness of the contamination risk between a commercial and home grow, and thus can commit to not operating a home grow while working with us in the greenhouse

Physical Requirements:

  • Must be able to lift, pull and push 50 pounds and stand for entire 8-hour shift
  • Must be able to bend, reach, stoop and squat
  • Must be able to work in a highly pollenated environment (kief)
  • Must be able to work in hot and humid weather conditions.
  • Must be able to handle conflict and engage in crucial conversations.

***Must be at least 21 years of age as required by the Marijuana Regulatory Association***

If this sounds exciting to you, please click here to apply.  We look forward to hearing from you.

Job Title: ENVIRONMENT & CLIMATE CAPTAIN (Priva Manager)
Department: Operations
Reports to: Director of Cultivation (interim to Dir. Operations)
Status: Exempt

About This Role

Every position at Common Citizen from seed to sale, is contributing to our mission to serve our fellow citizens of Michigan with the highest quality, safest cannabis product through our highly individualized and education-oriented provisioning centers. As such our growers, harvesters and trimmers are all called Cultivation Citizens. Captains within our Operations Team are Managers of their respective Value Stream and the people who support them. They work as subject matter experts within their Value Stream and are responsible for maintaining healthy and productive team. Some of the functional areas critical to plant health In which a Captain works: from fertigation and plant creation to grow room product quality and overall sanitation.

This is a dynamic team requiring dynamic skills, and as such the daily tasks may vary, resulting in a fast paced and lively work environment. Citizens rely on Captains for direction and Lean Leadership. We believe passionately in winning as a Team and Collaboration with all Stakeholders. Captains hold themselves and their teams to such high standards of excellence. They both lead the team and are a part of the team.

Based in Marshall, Michigan and reporting into the Director of Cultivation, each candidate will work collaboratively with the other Captains towards mentoring and coaching the cultivation team to both love what they do and do it well. The cultivation team plays a critical role in delivering on our mission to serve our fellow citizens of Michigan with the highest quality, safest cannabis products.

As with everyone at Common Citizen, the Cultivation Assistant Captains are also expected to care about and contribute to the Common Citizen fight to end the social stigma surrounding cannabis, helping more people discover the greater quality of life it can provide.

What You Will Be Doing

Outlined below is what we see you doing at this point in time. We are a fast-growing company looking for people that are excited to grow along with us.

Responsibilities include but not limited to:

  • Assuring work tasks within their assigned Value Stream are executed per the Production Schedule and Standard Work with high degree of Safety, Quality and Regulatory Compliance
  • Facilitate and then Coach Tier Huddles and drive our CC Lean Management System of Visual Controls (i.e., White Boards, Visual Standards, Signage, etc.)
  • Lead Lean Kaizen events, Productivity Improvements, and Safety Committees
  • Accountable for Safety, Quality and Productivity Improvements year over year
  • Act as Subject Matter Expert with respect to Cannabis Plant Growth and Citizen Development.

In terms of Cultivation Grow and Environment related management, including but not limited to:

  • Responsible for overall environment, fertigation and sanitation processes and equipment in production Value Streams, oversee preparation and maintenance of all greenhouse automation systems (PRIVA)
  • Assuring all cannabis products are free from contamination risk at all stages; from propagation to harvest
  • Monitoring for quality control to ensure process and product quality in line with company standards
  • Maintaining a 5S system and displaying a high standard of cleanliness and organization
  • Direct Technicians and Citizens in monitoring and managing plants for a wide variety of conditions such as plant diseases, existence of insects, nutrient deficiencies, etc.
  • Motivate the Team and coach Citizens on proper Standard Work and execution of tasks per the Production Schedule

Team mentoring and coaching, including but not limited to:

  • Collaboratively leading or creating and constantly Improving our standard work procedures towards the highest quality plant output
  • Ensuring team compliance with both our Standard Work procedures and government rules & regulations
  • Preparing and managing the team in tracking all activities and work performed in MERTC: including plant tagging and tracking, waste tracking, nutrient and crop inputs, harvest entry, and harvest batch tracking
  • Lead and promote a collaborative, professional and courteous team atmosphere
  • Working collectively and respectfully with the other Captains and Team Leads and act as Champion of Common Citizen’s company culture
  • Working with the supply chain team to forecast raw material and supplies needed to ensure grow room climate/environment and harvest supplies are stocked properly
  • Manage logistics of the Team including, scheduling, task management and assignment, productivity tracking and workflow optimization, and inter-department communication
  • Helping the cultivation team grow and develop our nominated "Model Citizens" through Lean Policy Promotion and required Lean skills with hands-on career discussions and planning

The Experience You Bring

  • Four Year College Degree in Horticulture, Biology, Agriculture, or equivalent is preferred. Five Years’ management experience in agricultural industry is acceptable in lieu of degree.
  • Computer and Greenhouse Automation (PRIVA) proficiency (for Environmental Captain role) is a must. Experience with cannabis track-and-trace software such as LeafLogix, MJ Freeway, or METRC is a plus.
  • Efficient cultivation/production work leadership with application of Lean Tools and Problem-Solving skills to root-cause correct daily cultivation/production issues.
  • Knowledge of plant diseases, insects and fungi, as well as plant treatment processes and options.
  • Must be a Team Player who rives accountability, is proactive, with a strong attention to detail.
  • Must be a self-starter who drives the team to achieve production targets within set timelines.
  • Excellent communication and documentation skills using MS Excel, Word and Outlook.

Why You’d Love This Role

You have:

  • A high level of professionalism and believe in our founding principles: “Cannabis for humanity” and “Change for the better”. As such, you enjoy being involved in the community and being a steward for the company and the positive change that we believe in.
  • A passion for providing the residents and visitors of Michigan with the highest quality and safest cannabis products in the state.
  • A desire to change the social perception of cannabis and a passion for humanity.
  • A constant desire to learn new skills and believe in continuous improvement, both personally and professionally.
  • A high regard for integrity and honesty and want to bring those values to the cannabis industry.
  • Enjoy being part of a team, as well as coaching and mentoring others
  • An appreciation for all stages of the production cycle of cannabis, including harvesting and trimming.
  • An awareness of the contamination risk between a commercial and home grow, and thus can commit to not operating a home grow while working with us in the greenhouse

Physical Requirements:

  • Must be able to lift, pull and push 50 pounds and stand for entire 8-hour shift
  • Must be able to work in a highly pollenated environment (kief) and be able to be in hot and humid conditions.

If this sounds exciting to you, please click here to apply.  We look forward to hearing from you.

Job Title: Fertigation Technician
Department: Operations
Reports to: Cultivation Captain
Status: Non-Exempt

About This Role

Every position at Common Citizen from seed to sale, is contributing to our mission to serve our fellow citizens of Michigan with the highest quality, safest cannabis product through our highly individualized and education-oriented provisioning centers. As such our growers, harvesters and trimmers are all called Cultivation Citizens.

Fertigation Technicians are subject matter experts responsible for achieving hourly and daily results. They work in various areas but primarily accountable for fertigation, providing feedback on plant development and cultivation infrastructure.

What You Will Be Doing as Fertigation Technician

Outlined below is what we see you doing at this point in time. We are a fast-growing company looking for people that are excited to grow along with us.

Responsibilities include but not limited to:

  • Assuring work tasks within your assigned responsibilities are executed per the Standard Work with high degree of Safety, Quality and Regulatory Compliance
  • Help your team achieve daily targets of Productivity, Quality and Safety
  • On occasion facilitate Tier 1 Huddles and help manage our CC Lean Management System of Visual Controls (i.e., White Boards, Visual Standards, Signage, etc.)
  • Participate in Lean Kaizen events, Time Observation Studies, and Safety Committees
  • Accountable for 5-S and Standard Work development and improvement within your area

Overview of Position

  • The main responsibility of the Fertigation Technician is to ensure irrigation and fertilizing systems are in proper working order.
  • The Fertigation Technician provides our crops with accurate and timely fertigation with the focused attention necessary to produce clean, potent, safe product for our consumers.
  • The Fertigation Technician is responsible for the entirety of the Fertigation Room with a variety of irrigation duties which continue to evolve as the scale of the company increases.
  • The focus of the Fertigation Technician is to meet daily/weekly/monthly productivity, quality and compliance requirements.
  • The Fertigation Technician will be prepared to operate the Priva system and through careful diagnose will troubleshoot watering issues and find solutions to maintain Fertigation/Irrigation.
  • The Fertigation Technician will interface and coordinate via Priva (under the guidance of Greenhouse Advisor, etc.) to ensure timely and accurate application of the company’s irrigation procedures and strategies.
  • The successful candidate is expected to operate under the highest standards of compliance and professionalism as well as possess a passion for horticulture and a willingness to continually learn more about the subject.

Essential Duties

  • In conjunction with Cultivation Captains and Scouts, monitor plants for any sign of wilting or other deficiencies which may require immediate attention.
  • Ensure all plants have been accurately and successfully watered/fed.
  • Maintaining accurate records of reservoirs, equipment and other crop related logs assigned by the Chief Cannabis Officer, the Greenhouse Advisor, and the Cultivation Captain (s)
  • Calibrate, operate, clean and store pH/EC meters
  • Monitoring plants for a wide variety of conditions such as plant diseases, insects, nutrient deficiencies, etc.
  • In conjunction with the Facilities Staff, identify and repair any necessary issues pertaining to emitter lines, pumps, tanks, lines, workstations etc.
  • Hand water plants that may require special irrigation treatment.
  • Conduct emitter output tests periodically.
  • Flush irrigation lines according to company procedures.
  • Contribute to daily, weekly, and periodic cleaning and general maintenance.
  • Ensure compliance with all local, state and federal regulations.
  • Work in a safe manner according to Company and OSHA policies.
  • Other duties as assigned, including, but not limited to assisting other departments to help facilitate the additional and/or supplemental work such harvesting, trimming, packaging, cleaning and light maintenance as needed throughout the facility.

The Experience You Bring

Education

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • 2 years post-secondary education in horticulture, agriculture, biology, chemistry or related field preferred

Work Experience Required

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

Required Knowledge

  • Knowledge of basic computer & office equipment operations (inventory systems; Word; Excel; office equipment such as copiers/telephone systems)
  • Math required for inventory, projections, and measurements
  • Biology and chemistry related to plant growth, nutrition

Skills and Abilities

  • 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

Physical Requirements:

  • Extended time standing, 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 occasionally requires the extended and repetitive use of arms, hands and fingers to cut and manipulate small objects

***Must be at least 21 years of age as required by the Marijuana Regulatory Association***

If this sounds exciting to you, please click here to apply.  We look forward to hearing from you.

Job Title: Graphic Designer
Department: Marketing
Reports to: Chief Marketing Officer
Status: Exempt

About This Role

We are looking for a graphic designer to create engaging and on-brand graphics for a variety of assets. As a graphic designer, you’ll be able to help shape the visual aspects of our website, social media, sales materials, store signage, social media, and more. Your graphics must capture the attention of those who see them and communicate the right message.

To be successful as a graphic designer, you need to have an eye for detail, creative flair and a strong ability to conceptualize verbal or written ideas into artistic designs.

As with everyone at Common Citizen, our Graphic Designer should also have a personal passion for contributing to the Common Citizen movement to end the social stigma that prevents people from discovering the higher quality of life that cannabis can provide./p>

What You Will Be Doing

Outlined below is what we see you doing at this point in time. We are a fast-growing company looking for people that are excited to grow along with us.

Responsibilities include but not limited to:

  • Creates and designs marketing materials for the organization, such as print ads, posters, sales materials, mock-ups, digital/website/banner ads, etc.
  • Produce photography and videography for use on above mentioned assets.
  • Ensures ideas, concepts and visual productions align with Marketing objectives.
  • Presents finalized ideas and concepts in accordance with timelines.
  • Works closely with the sales department to gather necessary information to provide support to sales for promotional and event materials.
  • Proofreads all designs to produce accurate and high-quality work.
  • Follows established design parameters and brand style guide.
  • Keeps informed of graphic design industry directions and trends with the ability to identify areas of impact within the company.
  • Assists with various ongoing Marketing projects.

Additional duties may be assigned as necessary.

The Experience and Skills You Bring

  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent in Graphic Design, Interactive Design, Marketing, Fine Arts, Advertising, or related field.
  • Minimum of 4-6 years of graphic design experience in advertising agency or equivalent position.
  • Strong ability to collaborate, communicate, and relate to people at all levels within and outside of the organization.
  • Project Management experience in high-volume environment required.
  • Strong time management skills with a proven ability to plan, organize, and prioritize work to balance multiple projects and deadlines.
  • Demonstrate a great deal of creativity and originality.
  • Strong visual sense and a creative flair.
  • Self-directed individual who is a team player.
  • Strong computer skills.
  • Excellent communication skills; written, verbal and presentation.
  • Strong attention to detail.
  • Ability to work in fast pace environment
  • Moderate level of cannabis product knowledge.
  • MS Office products; including Excel, Word, Outlook and Power Point

Advanced proficiency in the following software:

  • Adobe Photoshop CC
  • Adobe Illustrator CC
  • Adobe InDesign CC
  • Adobe Bridge CC
  • Adobe Lightroom CC
  • Adobe Premiere CC
  • Adobe Acrobat

Physical Requirements:

  • regularly required to sit for long periods of time
  • Use hands to handle, control, or feel objects, tools, or controls.
  • reach with hands and arms; and talk or hear.
  • occasionally required to stand and walk.
  • frequently lift and/or move up to 10 pounds.

 

***Must be at least 21 years of age as required by the Marijuana Regulatory Association***

If this sounds exciting to you, please click here to apply.  We look forward to hearing from you.

Job Title: Security Citizen
Department: Security
Reports to: Security Team Lead
Status: Non-Exempt

About This Role - Please note: This position is for 2nd shift

At Common Citizen we put people, or as we call them citizens, at the center of everything we do. As such our security guards are called Security Citizens.

The primary role of a Security Citizen is to protect the security of the premises - in particular the security of the people working and visiting onsite, and the security of the safe, high quality product being grown and produced on the premises that will serve our customers across Michigan.

As with everyone at Common Citizen, our Security Citizens should also have a personal passion for contributing to the Common Citizen movement to end the social stigma that prevents people from discovering the higher quality of life that cannabis can provide.

Reporting into the operations team, this role will be based Marshall Michigan.

What You Will Be Doing

Ensure policies and procedures are executed to achieve an operating environment that meets security and safety objectives, including but not limited to:

  • Lock doors and gates of entrances and exits to secure buildings
  • Answer alarms and investigate disturbances
  • Monitor (credentials and health screening) and authorize entrance and departure of employees, visitors, and other persons to guard against theft and maintain the safety and security of the premises, the people and the product inside
  • Identify internal and external security risks
  • Write reports of daily activities and irregularities, such as equipment or property damage, equipment or product theft, presence of unauthorized persons, or unusual occurrences
  • Patrol the facility premises (interior and exterior) to prevent and detect signs of intrusion and ensure security of doors, windows, gates etc.
  • Call police or fire departments in cases of emergency, such as fire or presence of unauthorized or disruptive persons

The Experience You Bring

  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Knowledge of leading best practices of loss prevention and security
  • Understanding of security investigation principles, practices and techniques
  • Prior security, law enforcement or military experience

Why You’d Love This Role

You have/are:

  • At least 21 years of age
  • A strong sense of duty and desire to protect
  • Excellent communication, conflict resolution and problem-solving skills
  • Strong analytical and multi-tasking skills
  • Ability to learn and proficiently operate security system
  • Good working knowledge of PC hardware and software applications preferred
  • CPR/ First Aid Certified
  • A Michigan Concealed Carry Weapon Permit or ability to obtain one
  • Able to perform moderate to arduous physical exertion including standing for prolonged periods, walking, running, and climbing of stairs or ladders.
  • Willing to be subjected to a background check prior to hire
  • Willing to work 40+ hours a week, when/if required
  • Willing to forgo your home cannabis grow, if you have one, to avoid cross-contamination
  • A passion for humanity and desire to change the social perception of cannabis

***Must be at least 21 years of age as required by the Marijuana Regulatory Association***

If this sounds exciting to you, please click here to apply.  We look forward to hearing from you.