There’s no doubt about it — Northern California is a weed hotspot. With the legalization of marijuana sales in California, there are cannabis companies popping up all over the state! Whether you’re a cannabis newbie or expert, bring your passion to the buzzing kush industry.

From the hottest startups in Oakland to research companies around the Bay Area, you can find cannabis-related jobs anywhere. Get started by checking out the list below and find cannabis companies in the Bay Area hiring now.


1. Bloom Room Collective

With a beautiful storefront, Bloom Room Collective is in the ideal San Francisco location near the Westfield Shopping Center. They’re looking for team members passionate about the medicine who can work long hours on their feet. Don’t worry though, they work short weeks!

2. East Bay Cannabis Testing Laboratory

Help provide quality customer service at East Bay Cannabis Testing Laboratory. They’re dedicated to providing information about the safety, quality, and potency of cannabis products.

3. Green Rush Consulting

Help entrepreneurs navigate the legal cannabis industry at Green Rush Consulting. They believe in supporting the professional cannabis marketplace to improve access for patients. They currently have project manager job openings for their Oakland-based office.

4. Green Door

Work at this all-inclusive pot shop and vape lounge in San Francisco. They offer everything from edible marijuana and vaping products to express pickup and delivery throughout the city. Talk about great service!

5. Harborside

This medical cannabis dispensary has two locations in Oakland and San Jose. Created by an activist and entrepreneur, you’ll be joining the largest nonprofit dispensary in California. As a nonprofit collective agency, this is a great way to land a nonprofit job in the Bay Area.

6. Purple Heart Patients Center

Created in 2006, Purple Heart Patients Center is the longest operating dispensary in Oakland. Join a fast-paced team that serves both medicinal and recreational clients. If you have basic to advanced knowledge of cannabis and are passionate, you are their ideal candidate! Get hired as a customer service representative or delivery manager now.

7. Patient's Care Collective

This collective’s roots run deep in Berkeley. Founded in 2001, Patient's Care Collective is about much more than weed. Join a team that cares about safe access, activism, and high-quality medicine. If you are looking for one of the top cannabis companies to work for in Berkeley, they are currently hiring part-time and full-time cannabis consultants.

8. The Apothecarium

The Apothecarium is a family-owned cannabis dispensary. With multiple locations in San Francisco, you’ll have no problem finding the most convenient location for you. They focus on patient education and service, taking customer service to the next level!

9. CW Analytical

Are you a budding scientist? CW Analytical is a cannabis quality testing company that prides itself on being California’s most trusted laboratory. If now’s your time to work full-time as a chemist, keep your eyes peeled for open positions here.

10. Chemistry

Chemistry doesn’t joke around when it comes to high-quality cannabis. They have sun-grown cannabis made with leading technology and a whole lot of heart. They describe their team as eclectic and playful, so if you’ve been searching for an interesting work environment, this could be it!

11. Zana Medical

If you’re a technology lover, keep Zana Medical on your radar. They believe in improving current healthcare models by using virtual and mobile communication technologies. Described as a healthcare-tech cannabis startup, you’ll find them hiring roles like digital sales managers and e-commerce specialists.

12. Foggy Daze

Foggy Daze targets recreational cannabis enthusiasts. They have cannabis flowers, chocolates, drinks, and more! If you love everything about cannabis, you’ll have a fun time working for this eclectic San Francisco company.

13. KIVA Confections

Be a champion of high product quality and apply to work at KIVA Confections in Oakland. They aim to produce and deliver the safest (and most delicious tasting) cannabis products for the community.

14. The Legion of Bloom

Join this award-winning company and find a tight-knit team full of compassionate and intelligent individuals. If you can see yourself training dispensary staff on cannabis, this could be the perfect fit! Open roles include demo coordinators and staff educators, so this is an ideal situation to grab a full-time cannabis job in San Francisco.

15. Eaze

Looking for a job where every day looks different? Eaze prides itself on having an exciting and rapidly changing work environment in San Francisco. You can work to become the world’s best delivery driver, work as a strategy associate and execute day-to-day operations, or work full-time as an engineer.

16. VCC Brands

Are you ready to join a pioneer company in the medical cannabis industry? VCC Brands makes all their products with whole plant extracts from sustainable, sun-grown cannabis. If you love to bake, try your hand at cannabis baking and apply to one of their open baking production assistant positions.

17. Kurvana

If you’re about all-natural cannabis, Kurvana is the place to be. They create high-end, 100% natural cannabis products. Led by a team of scientists and engineers, you’ll be at the forefront of a young company revolutionizing the industry.

Apply to one of their positions and get hired as a brand ambassador in San Francisco. You’ll get to be the face of Kurvana!

18. WeedHub

WeedHub is one of the few licensed delivery services in the San Francisco Bay Area. If you are willing to work nights and weekends, this is one of the best types of transportation jobs out there. Trade in a desk for your car and provide excellent customer service.

19. Humboldt Legends

Are you passionate about cannabis and company culture? Get hired as an HR Director at this Oakland-based company for the perfect fit. Plus, Humboldt Legends is the cannabis delivery service with the highest environmental standards in the industry.

20. Cura CS

Cura has some big goals. They aim to be the leading provider of cannabis oil both in the U.S. and internationally. With an “everything is possible” culture, you’ll fit right in if you’re a dreamer. They’re currently seeking enthusiastic brand ambassadors to promote the shop and educate patients, so check out their careers page if you are interested.

21. Hometown Heart

If you have a flexible schedule, join this fast-growing company and work part-time as a delivery driver in San Francisco. A major perk — they offer monthly cell phone reimbursements for drivers! They also have a need for full-time applicants.

22. Caliva

Work for the best dispensary in the Bay Area! Ranked #1 in the nation by Business Insider, this trusted brand is based in San Jose. If you’re all about organization, consider applying to their office manager job opening.

23. Dark Heart Nursery

Picture yourself working in cannabis production? Dark Heart Nursery is a cannabis clone production company that specializes in high-quality clones for Northern California growers. You could work full-time as a general manager in Oakland and oversee their facilities and teams.

24. Terra Tech Corp

Terra Tech is a cannabis agriculture company that plans to open their medical cannabis dispensary in San Leandro. In fact, they are already seeking candidates for their “budtender” position. Consider this job if you want to engage with customers and help them achieve the best purchasing experience.

25. Trellis

On the hunt for software companies hiring now? Trellis is a thriving cannabis seed-to-sale management software with an office in Oakland. Perfect for cannabis business owners, Trellis makes it easy to track plants from cultivation to distribution. Working for this innovative firm will undoubtedly be great for your career!

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