MediSystem Pharmacy

Pharmacy Assistant (Evergreen) (BB-BD530)

Found in: Neuvoo CA


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What You'll Do:

  • Fill a variety of prescriptions efficiently to maintain workflow
  • Prepare compounds, mixtures and temperature control items
  • Package blister pack medications
  • Deliver completed product based on schedules
  • Ensure appropriate follow up on minor issues
  • Synchronization and collaboration with other departments
  • Ensure organization of work station and inventory shelves
  • Maintain appropriate supplies and materials
  • Some involvement in prescription information management
  • Recognize liability on the outcomes of service provided
  • Assisting Registered Pharmacy Technicians to correct medications strips and taking images of corrected pouches.
  • Double check medication identification number (DIN) before correcting any pouches i.e. inserting or removing medication from pouches.
  • Ensure all correction done in medication strips are checked by RPhT before it goes to shipping department.
  • Manual insertion of medication in pouches.
  • Labelling medications strips with pharmacy labels when asked by RPhT.
  • Print shipping reports using Kroll - pharmacy software.
  • Print facilities labels and attach to weekly boxes.
  • Organize medication strips in weekly box according to specific patient order.
  • What You'll Need:

  • Excellent communication skills and customer service skills
  • Detail oriented
  • Ability to prioritize work assignments
  • Ability to adapt to change
  • Experience working in a fast-paced environment where high attention to detail and accuracy is essential
  • Ability to work and maneuver quickly and consistently for extended periods of time
  • Positive, cooperative, and team-oriented attitude
  • High School Diploma
  • Nice to have:

  • Exposure to Hospital or Long Term Care Pharmacy
  • Experience working in a retail pharmacy environment
  • Pharmacy Technician Diploma from accredited college, but not required
  • Good knowledge about medications is an asset
  • This role requires employees to be flexible to work a variety of shifts during the business’ hours of operations, which include occasional weekend shifts and statutory holidays

    This job description is only an outline of the major duties and responsibilities of the job. It is not a detailed list of every duty associated with the job. Similar or related duties may be added at any time, at Medisystem Pharmacy Limited discretion.

    Employment Type:

    Full time

    Type of Role:


    Shoppers Drug Mart Inc. recognizes Canada's diversity as a source of national pride and strength. We have made it a priority to reflect our nation’s evolving diversity in the products we sell, the people we hire, and the culture we create in our organization. Accommodation is available upon request for applicants with disabilities in the recruitment and assessment process and when hired.

    In addition, we believe that compliance with laws is about doing the right thing. Upholding the law is part of our Code of Conduct – it reinforces what our customers and stakeholders expect of us.

    Please Note: If you have Employee Self Service (ESS) on Workday, apply to this job via the Workday application.

  • Posted 6 Days Ago
  • Full time
  • R2000199642
  • About Us

  • MediSystem Pharmacy, a Shoppers Drug Mart Company, is an established speciality pharmacy that provides pharmaceutical dispensing and clinical pharmacy consulting services to long-term care facilities across Canada.
    MediSystem Pharmacy is committed to optimizing the health, wellness and safety of all residents that we service through the introduction of innovative technologies, continuing education, enhanced clinical services and seamless medication delivery.
    Our company's CORE values reflect how we treat all residents, staff in the homes as well as our employees. We CARE about all Canadians, we believe in OWNERSHIP and accountability, RESPECT, and EXCELLENCE in the services we provide.
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