Full Time Security Officer

Posted: 05/07/2023

GENERAL SUMMARY OF DUTIES: Responsible for maintaining safety and security of cannabis dispensary for patients, employees, and visitors. SUPERVISED BY: On-Site Dispensary Manager and Director of Security - All applicants must be 21+ to work in a dispensary/cultivation center

TYPICAL WORKING CONDITIONS: Work is performed in a busy cannabis dispensary monitoring the administrative office area, dispensary area, and other areas of the facility as needed. Will be in almost constant contact with both staff, patients and individuals from the public. Will check in eligible patients or caregivers and allow access inside the dispensary. Work can be fast paced and may include dealing with consumers, outside vendors/contractors, and law enforcement. Must be available to work varied hours and/or days, including nights, weekends, and holidays.


Scan all cards for authenticity and verify eligibility in order to access dispensary.
Greet everyone at the door with a welcoming and enthusiastic manner.
Monitor surveillance cameras at control desk.
Must keep current with the dispensary flow & product locations.
Utilize radio for communications.
Monitor suspicious activity and report all findings to supervisor.
Patrol areas of the dispensary (indoors and out).
Provide documentation and reports of any adverse incidents.
Recall of company, state & federal procedures & policies.
Immediate attention to all threats or other incidents at facility.
Be courteous and friendly to patients, purchasers, visitors, and staff.
Adept at radio communications.
Deep understanding of surveillance and security measures.
Assistance with cash management and coordination of deposits.

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE: Associate degree or equivalent from a two-year college or technical school; or six months to one-year related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Prior law enforcement experience a plus, but not required. Exceptional written and verbal communication skills. Hardworking, persistent, and dependable. Previous experience with Microsoft Office software preferred.

TYPICAL PHYSICAL DEMANDS: Work requires periods of prolonged sitting and standing, some bending, stooping, and stretching. Requires normal range of hearing. Requires hand-eye coordination and manual dexterity sufficient to operate a cash register, computer, telephone, calculator, etc. May require lifting up to 50 pounds occasionally.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $15.00 per hour


  • 10 hour shift
  • 8 hour shift
  • Weekend availability


  • Customer service: 1 year (Preferred)

Work Location: In person