Pharmacy Assistant II, Continuing Care (FT)

Requisition ID:  182001 

Career Group:  Pharmacy Careers 

Job Category:  Pharmacy 

Travel Requirements:  0 - 10%

Job Type:  Full-Time


Country: Canada (CA) 

Province: Nova Scotia  

City: Dartmouth

Location: 2348 Central Fill Pharmacy 

Postal Code: B3B 0M6 


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 living within long term care and group home settings. 
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 data entry, assembly, and preparation for delivery to nursing homes
  • Learning and being familiar with the necessary process needed for accurate automation 
  • Working with various electronic medication administration platforms, including Catalyst and Point Click Care
  • Working with pharmacy automation including PacMed, PacVision and PacRoll software
  • Receive telephone refill requests and questions from nursing home staff
  • Compounding
  • Ordering and replenishing supplies
  • Drug order creation and receiving
  • BTC management
  • Administrative Duties: cycle counts, narcotic counts, return to stocks, TML’s
  • Adhere to and implement all applicable company standards
  • Assist with other pharmacy operations as required

What you have to offer:


  • Preferred: Previous pharmacy experience 
  • Excellent attention to detail, ability to multi-task and work independently in a fast-paced environment
  • Strong communication skills: Speaking with other health care professionals including pharmacists and nurses
  • Exceptional time management and organizational skills
  • 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  

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