Vangst GIGS: Empowering Your Journey in the Cannabis Gig Economy

Vangst/Jul 31, 2023

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The gig economy has become a powerful force in today's workforce, offering professionals the freedom and flexibility they desire while helping businesses access specialized talent on-demand. And now, as the cannabis industry continues to experience remarkable growth, Vangst GIGS emerges as a critical resource for both job seekers and employers in this flourishing field.

Discover a World of Opportunities

Vangst GIGS opens the door to countless opportunities for candidates from all backgrounds and experience levels to take advantage of the booming cannabis gig economy. Whether you're a seasoned professional seeking a change or someone curious about the cannabis industry, Vangst GIGS is here to support your journey.

The Power of Vangst GIGS

One of the remarkable aspects of Vangst GIGS is that it provides job seekers with free access to a diverse pool of gig opportunities. As a temporary employment product, it empowers individuals to work with leading cannabis companies on a temporary or temp-to-hire basis, allowing them to explore different career paths and gain invaluable experience.

The Flexibility You Crave

Vangst GIGS caters to the modern professional who seeks independence and flexibility. By offering roles with different levels of commitment, professionals can align their gig assignments with their career goals. Whether you prefer plant-touching or ancillary roles, part-time or full-time work, true-temp or temp-to-hire arrangements, or even on-site or remote positions, Vangst GIGS has got you covered.

In times of economic uncertainty, Vangst GIGS stands as a critical resource for professionals across all experience levels. It provides a steady paycheck for those seeking interim work and enables the canna-curious to explore new roles in the cannabis industry while building their skillset and resume. Vangst GIGS offers a level of freedom and flexibility in work schedule and verticals that is rare in other sectors, making it an attractive option for those looking to embrace change with confidence.

Why Vangst GIGS Is Right for You

Vangst GIGS is tailor-made for individuals who:

  • Want to explore a new industry or field within cannabis with minimal commitment.
  • Crave freedom and flexibility in work schedule and job roles.
  • Seek to earn a paycheck while gaining experience and finding their next full-time job.
  • Wish to learn more about a specific company before making a long-term commitment.
  • Prefer the convenience of a W2 paycheck over the administrative complexities of being a 1099 employee.

The Gig Economy: A Growing Trend

The gig economy has become a significant player in the modern workforce, with over 50 million Americans engaging in independent work. This comprises 36% of the total U.S. workforce, indicating its growing influence in America's labor market.

Cannabis and the Gig Economy

Simultaneously, the cannabis industry is booming, with nearly half a million workers contributing to its continuous double-digit growth. This thriving industry is increasingly turning to part-time labor and independent contractors, and Vangst GIGS is at the forefront of this transformative trend.

The Solution: Vangst GIGS

Vangst GIGS addresses the unique needs of the cannabis gig economy, providing professionals of all levels an opportunity to work with top companies in the industry. Whether you're a trimmer, an HR generalist, an interim CMO, or anything in between, Vangst GIGS empowers you to elevate your career.

In uncertain times, Vangst GIGS stands as a trusted and proven platform. Since 2016, Vangst has successfully placed nearly a quarter-million GIGS workers and filled almost 4,000 senior-level positions, demonstrating their dedication to helping professionals thrive in the cannabis industry.

A Snapshot of GIGS Opportunities

Contrary to common misconceptions, temporary positions in the cannabis industry span various experience levels. From entry-level production roles to high-level interim leadership positions, there's a gig opportunity for everyone.

Join Vangst GIGS Today

Joining Vangst GIGS is simple and accessible. Create your profile at, mark yourself as 'open to gig opportunities,' and let Vangst do the rest. Your information will be available to recruiters looking to fill temporary and temp-to-hire positions, giving you a competitive edge in this dynamic industry.

Frequently Asked Questions

  • What types of positions are available? Vangst GIGS offers positions at all levels, catering to candidates with diverse backgrounds and experience.
  • Where is Vangst GIGS operational? Currently, Vangst GIGS operates throughout the United States, covering regulated cannabis markets and hemp-based markets.
  • How often do new roles open with recruiters? New roles open daily, offering constant opportunities for candidates seeking gigs in the cannabis industry.
  • How often do I get paid? GIGS workers receive weekly payments through Vangst's payroll system.
  • Is temp-to-hire an option? Yes, many clients initiate the process of hiring temporary workers full-time.
  • How quickly can I get to work? The timeline for starting a gig project depends on available opportunities in your location.
  • Do you need a special license to work in cannabis? Each state has its unique badging process for cannabis employees, and Vangst recruiters will guide you through the process.
  • What if I don't have any experience working in cannabis? Vangst GIGS welcomes professionals from various industries and helps you acquire the necessary cannabis-specific skills.
  • What other benefits are there to working on the Vangst GIGS platform? Enjoy the freedom to explore new industries and fields within cannabis with minimal commitment, receive a W2 paycheck, and gain unmatched flexibility in work schedule and verticals to strengthen your career.

Proud to Work in Cannabis

The cannabis gig economy offers boundless opportunities for professionals of all backgrounds and levels of experience. Vangst GIGS stands as a trusted resource, connecting job seekers with leading companies in the cannabis industry. Embrace the freedom, flexibility, and career growth that Vangst GIGS offers, and join this thriving community today. Take the first step towards a fulfilling career by signing up at and embark on a journey of success in the cannabis gig economy!

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