As a member of the Pharmasave West resource team, reporting to the Region Director, Pharmacy, the Pharmacy Operations Coordinator (POC) provides pharmacy owners and their teams with operational support to achieve ongoing growth and success. The POC provides guidance to stores in areas such as pharmacy operations, staff training, change management, and implementation of professional services and other pharmacy programs and initiatives. The POC provides individual and team support to Pharmasave’s independently owned and operated locations across Western Canada. 

This posting application deadline has been extended!  Apply NOW!

PHARMACY NAME & LOCATION:

Central Drugs

Nanaimo, BC

WHY Central Drugs.  The main purpose of the organization is to provide Customer Care of all of our patients and customers.  If you are looking for an organization that cares about and goes the extra mile for their customers, then Central Drugs is the place for you.  Personalized health care is a priority for all of our staff, including our Pharmacists.  The organization is locally owned and takes pride in being part of the community in Nanaimo. 

Central Drugs is looking to hire a Pharmacy Technician to join our team!

The successful candidate will have the following:

  • Good interpersonal skills when dealing with customers, staff, & management
  • Good communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Ability to relate to all levels of customers and their needs
  • Ability to work quickly and accurately under pressure
  • Ability to work as a team player and have a team approach
  • Self-starter with a high level of enthusiasm
  • Basic computer skills
  • Registered as a Pharmacy Technician with the College of Pharmacists of BC

Job Type: Permanent Full-time

Experience: Pharmacy Technician: 1 year (Preferred)

Language: English (Required)

Full-time work is determined as 5 days per week, including weekends. No evenings.

Central Drugs offers competitive wages, comprehensive benefits program, employee discounts, access to confidential counselling program, and in-house training and development. 

Pharmacy Technician Duties

  • Fulfills all duties and skills as licensed by the College of Pharmacist of BC [HPA By-law 86, Schedule PT 1, 4]
  • Serves customers in person and by phone, fax and email
  • Receives prescriptions, collect and document customer information
  • Carries out the technical duties of filling prescriptions, including blister packs, ensuring all prescription documentation is accurate and complete
  • Provides prescription and usage information to customers
  • Performs basic compounding
  • Orders/re-orders prescription and non-prescription products and supplies as required
  • Receives delivery of drug orders, working to detailed receiving procedures
  • Stocks shelves with inventory inside pharmacy
  • Bundles and files daily written prescriptions
  • Maintains knowledge of home health care products and rentals
  • Maintains basic Cashier skills and provides Cashier coverage as directed
  • Performs diabetic meter demonstrations for patients
  • Performs light cleaning duties
  • Supports the Pharmacist with any tasks related to the operation of the pharmacy
  • Available to work in any of the Company’s stores to support the needs of the business

Central Drugs is an equal opportunities employer and invites applications from all qualified individuals. We thank all applicants in advance for their interest; however, only those selected for further consideration will be contacted. This position is restricted to those legally entitled to work in Canada.

ADDITIONAL DETAILS

Contact Name: Kelly Wells

Contact Position: Human Resources Generalist

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Location: Burnaby, BC

We are hiring a Registered Pharmacy Technician, Compliance Pack (CPAK) Shared Services

Reporting directly to the Pharmacy Manager, CPAK, you will be responsible to ensure that the prepared CPAKs are accurate and prepared in a timely manner.

What You'll Do:

  • Conduct product verification on all CPAKs prepared to ensure accuracy and completeness of all prescription orders prior to delivery 
  • Operate and maintain the Synmed® Automated Dispensing equipment used to generate and produce weekly compliance packs for SDM stores, as well as prepare and package medications
  • Prepare CPAKs for delivery

What You'll Need:

  • Experience with high volume filling environments an asset
  • Effective written and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent interpersonal and customer service skills
  • Excellent organizational and multi-tasking skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Team player and leadership skills
  • Must be able to complete work with minimum supervision

Why Shoppers?

At Shoppers Drug Mart, we have always remained true to our belief that the root of our success lies with our people. We pride ourselves on providing more ways to care about our patients, customers and community.

We offer unique work, and the benefits you would expect from a large corporation, all with a smaller company feel, as well as:

  • A high energy and varied workplace that strives for and rewards excellence.
  • Competitive pay structures, rewarding strong and consistent performance
  • A highly customizable benefits plan, including a vacation purchase option
  • Employee discounts on in-store purchases
  • Opportunities for skill development and advancement in your work
  • Learning and development through Loblaws Academy

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.

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Lab Instructor – Pharmacy Technician Program
Stenberg College is an industry leader with an excellent reputation amongst health care and human service professionals. We take pride in everything we do and truly care about the success of our students.  Stenberg College is currently seeking contract Lab Instructors to teach in our CCAPP-accredited Pharmacy Technician Program!  Instructors at Stenberg College are professionals in the field who are committed to enhancing the student learning experience by sharing their real-world experience with our students.
Location: Surrey, BC
Employment Type: Part-Time Contract
What You Will Be Doing:
This individual will be responsible for the delivery of dynamic and engaging labs by using appropriate teaching and learning techniques within the college's policies, procedures, and regulatory
requirements.
Schedule:
Community Lab:
• August 17th – September 11th
o 4PM – 9PM

Hospital Lab:
• September 21st – October 9th
o 4 PM – 10 PM

*Please remember to state which lab you are interested in applying for
Who You Are:
• A practicing and licensed Pharmacy Technician in the province of British Columbia with a minimum of three years’ experience
• Experienced in hospital or community setting (both would be ideal)
• Someone with sound knowledge in computer skills (Microsoft Word, Excel & PowerPoint)
• An excellent communicator – both, written and verbal
• Someone who demonstrates confidence, positivity, and a strong work ethic
There is a full curriculum for each course and a thorough orientation would take place prior to stepping into the classroom or lab environments. Prior teaching experience is an asset.

Interested? Qualified candidates are invited to forward a resume and cover letter to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with "Pharm Tech Instructor” in the subject line.
To learn more about us, please visit stenbergcollege.com

Although we appreciate all applications, only those who are shortlisted

Pharmacy Technician Positions Available at Squamish General Hospital

Discover the Sea-to-Sky corridor and why the Squamish motto is “Hardwired for Adventure”.  Squamish General Hospital (SGH) Pharmacy is seeking enthusiastic and motivated regulated pharmacy technicians to join our close-knit pharmacy team. Squamish General Hospital is a community facility with 25 acute care beds and provides services that include general medicine and surgery, obstetrics, palliative care, physiotherapy, pharmacy, diagnostic imaging, laboratory, ambulatory care, chemotherapy, and emergency. The SGH Pharmacy team also provides service to 85 residential care beds onsite at Hilltop House and Omnicell cabinets at Whistler and Pemberton Health Care Centres.

Further details can be found on the following Fraser Health website links:

Part time pharmacy technician (0.5 FTE): https://careers.fraserhealth.ca/search-jobs/posting-details/?posting=1250687E

Full time pharmacy technician (1.0 FTE): https://careers.fraserhealth.ca/search-jobs/posting-details/?posting=1279361E

For more information on this opportunity or casual shift opportunities, please contact Tony Howarth, SGH Pharmacy Coordinator, by email at: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or by phone at: 604-892-6067.

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