Pharmacy Assistant (PT)

Requisition ID:  183293 
Career Group:  Pharmacy Careers 
Job Category:  Retail - Pharmacy 
Travel Requirements:  0 - 10%
Job Type:  Part-Time
 
Country: Canada (CA) 
Province: Prince Edward Island  
City: Charlottetown
Location: 826 Water St. Lawtons Pharm 
Postal Code: C1A 9M5 

Embark on a rewarding career with Sobeys Inc., celebrated among Canada’s Top 100 employers, where your talents contribute to our commitment to excellence and community impact.

Sobeys Inc. is a growing Canadian company. We are a market leader in grocery and pharmacy that operate under multiple banners spanning over 1,600 stores in communities across the country. Our family of over 131,000 teammates and franchise affiliates are on a mission to nurture the things that make life better – great experiences, families, communities, and our teammates. 

Our national pharmacy team is proudly Canadian, with pharmacies from coast to coast in our various banners. Depending on your province you would recognize us as Sobeys, Safeway, Thrifty Foods, Foodland, Lawtons Drugs or FreshCo. 
 

Ready to Make an impact?

We are passionate about taking care of the health and well-being of individuals and families our communities. 
 
You’ll be part of our pharmacy team that’s committed to providing exceptional patient-centered care and exceeding patients' expectations. We are looking for friendly, knowledgeable, and professional individuals to join our team who will make meeting the health needs of our patients their top priority. 

Here’s where you’ll be focusing:

Prescription assembly and data entry: 

  • Processing customer transactions (receive and release prescription requests) 
  • Receiving in-person and telephone refill requests and record deliveries 
  • Understanding and promoting pharmacy programs 
  • Filing prescriptions, ordering, and replenishing supplies, and cleaning 
  • Drug order creation and receiving, compounding and pill pack assembly 
  • Scheduling professional clinical services  
  • Behind the counter management, cycle counts, narcotic counts, stock returns, tall man lettering, manual third parties 
  • Assisting the pharmacist with dispensary tasks as permitted by scope 

What you have to offer:

  • Preferred: Pharmacy Assistant Diploma from a recognized post-secondary institute  
  • Previous pharmacy experience is an asset 
  • Excellent attention to detail, ability to multi-task and work independently in a fast-paced environment 
  • Adhere to and implement all applicable company standards

 

What we have to offer: 

 

  • A competitive total compensation package that will vary by role and location 
  • Flexible work life arrangements to meet your lifestyle needs  

 

#VIZI#

 

We offer a comprehensive Total Rewards package, which varies by role and designed to help our teammates to live better – physically, financially and emotionally. 

 

The salary range for this position in Prince Edward Island is $15.40 - $18.15. We will consider factors such as your working location, work experience and skills as well as internal equity, and market conditions to ensure that you are paid fairly and competitively. 

 

Our Total Rewards programs goes well beyond your paycheque: 

  • Competitive Benefits Package, tailored to meet your needs, including health and dental coverage, as well as life insurance and Accidental Death and Dismemberment Insurance*.
  • Access to Virtual Health Care Platform* and Employee and Family Assistance Program.
  • A Retirement and Savings Plan that provides you with the opportunity to build and add value to your savings*.
  • A 10% in-store discount at our participating banners and access to a wide range of other discount programs, making your purchases more affordable*.
  • Learning and Development Resources to fuel your professional growth.
  • Paid Vacation 

* Eligible only after working a set number of hours/days worked.

 

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