Hiring a Pharmacy Assistant or Pharmacy Technician


We are currently looking to hire a Pharmacy Assistant or Technician to join our team on a full time basis.

Responsibilities: – Preparing compliance aids and blister packaging. – Receiving, putting away, maintaining, and counting inventory/stock and other administrative functions. – Identifying and removing expired medication from stock and returning for credit or destruction as required. – Greeting patients and answering and making phone calls to/from patients, doctors offices, suppliers, etc. – Processing, interpreting, and performing any required calculations for dropped off prescriptions using the Kroll Dispensary System. – Correctly adjudicating claims to 3rd party insurers – Counting, preparing, and compounding medications as part of the preparation process. – Operating the cash / POS system (Auto-Star) as well as maintaining the float and closing/reconciling the tills. – Participate in staff meetings and training sessions as required to maintain an appropriate skill set. This may include travelling to meetings. – Answering patients questions and referring them to the pharmacist where appropriate. – Maintaining confidentiality at all times in accordance with legislation and standards. – Keeping the workplace clean and tidy on a regular basis.

Experience: – Minimum of 1 year of Ontario community pharmacy experience required. Experience using Kroll software is an asset but not a requirement (new grads working toward registration welcome, will provide training). – POS System – Experience using the Auto-Star POS system would also be an asset but is not required as training will be provided.

Required Education: – High school or equivalent

Skills: – Exceptional customer service skills – Quick and accurate data entry – Multi-tasking skills – Excellent verbal and written communication skills – Strong attention to detail – Time management and independent working skills – Ability to work in a fast paced, dynamic environment – Willingness to learn – Ability to work within a team setting as an active team member – Strong computer skills including a good working knowledge of the Microsoft Office Suite including Word, Excel and Outlook

About us: Uxbridge Pharmasave is an independently owned and operated Canadian community pharmacy serving Uxbridge, Ontario for 10 years. We have a passion for providing the best health care management that is tailored to meet the needs of our customers. We are committed to providing you with the support and tools you need to reach your career goals and live a balanced life.

Uxbridge Pharmasave welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

Current Store Hours: – Mon-Thurs 9-7 – Friday 9-6 – Saturday 9-4 – Sundays and Holidays – Closed

While we thank you for your interest, only select applicants will be contacted regarding the position.