Pharmacy Assistant (PT) - Safeway - Aldergrove, BC -KS in Aldergrove, British Columbia for sale

Requisition ID: 24785

Career Group: Pharmacy Careers

Job Category: Retail - Pharmacy

Travel Requirements:

Country: Canada (CA)

Province: British Columbia (CA-BC)

City: Aldergrove

Location: Safeway - 4959 (Aldergrove)

Postal Code:

A proudly Canadian retail company, Sobeys began in 1907 as a small meat delivery business in Stellarton, Nova Scotia. Today, Sobeys Inc. serves the food shopping needs of Canadians with approximately 1,500 stores in all 10 provinces under retail banners that include Sobeys, Safeway, IGA, Foodland, FreshCo, Thrifty Foods, and Lawton’s Drug Stores as well as in-store pharmacies, liquor and more than 350 retail fuel locations.

Together with our 125,000 employees and franchise affiliates and a collective passion for delivering exceptional food and shopping experiences, Sobeys’ purpose is to improve the lives of Canadians by helping them Eat Better, Feel Better and Do Better. .

All career opportunities will be open a minimum of 5 business days from the date of posting.

Overview

The Pharmacy Assistant is responsible for providing superior customer service in a friendly, knowledgeable and professional manner. The Assistant is responsible to identify and schedule professional clinical services as well as focus on the achievement of pharmacy excellence in the areas of customer service, workflow efficiencies, and inventory management. Actively contributes to a positive and productive working environment.

Job Description

  • Prescription assembly – data entry
  • Process customer transactions (receive and release prescriptions)
  • Receive in-person and telephone refill requests and record deliveries
  • Compounding
  • Pill Pack Assembly
  • Filing prescriptions, ordering and replenishing supplies, cleaning
  • Drug order creation and receiving
  • Schedule professional clinical services (i.e. medication reviews, health risk assessments, disease state managements etc.)
  • BTC management
  • Administrative Duties: cycle counts, narcotic counts, return to stocks, TML’s, manual third parties
  • Adhere to and implement all applicable company standards
  • Assist with other pharmacy operations as required

Job Requirements

Technical Skills:

  • Above average communication skills (both oral and written)
  • Strong organizational skills with attention to detail
  • Ability to work independently in a fast environment
  • Ability to multi-task

Education and Experience:

  • Pharmacy Assistant certificate from a recognized Canadian College
  • Will consider applicants with 2 years retail Canadian Pharmacy Experience in lieu of certificate in some Provinces
  • Experience with Sobeys National Pharmacy Group Computer systems

Sobeys is committed to accommodating applicants with disabilities throughout the hiring process and will work with applicants requesting accommodation at any stage of this process.

While all responses are appreciated only those being considered for interviews will be acknowledged.

We appreciate the interest from the Staffing industry however respectfully request no calls or unsolicited resumes from Agencies.

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Category:  JOBS & EMPLOYMENT  |  Address:  Aldergrove British Columbia


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