A company opening a medical marijuana dispensary in East Springfield is holding a job fair to and is looking to hire around 25 employees.
INSA Inc., will hold the job fair from 10 a.m. to noon on Saturday at the Hilton Garden Inn, 800 Hall of Fame Ave.
The company is looking for "talented, enthusiastic individuals for positions in cultivation, bookkeeping, processing/lab, security and retail sales, among others," according to INSA CEO Mark Zatyrka.
the company already has a medical marijuana facility at 122 Pleasant St. in Easthampton which opened in February.
Zatyrka said "There is no doubt the job fair will produce outstanding candidates for not only our brand new, soon to be open retail dispensary in Springfield, but we are looking to hire for all our departments".
The East Springfield location is due to open in early to mid-spring, he said. The City Council approved the plans in November 2016, as the first medical marijuana dispensary in Springfield.
Anyone who is interested in attending the job fair are advised to bring their resumes and arrive early. They will have a chance to meet with INSA management and executive team.
If interested candidates are unable to attend the job fair, they can see a list of job openings on the INSA website, myinsa.com.