Pharmacy Technician-Reg. PTU

Requisition ID:  182016 

Career Group:  Pharmacy Careers 

Job Category:  Retail - Pharmacy 

Travel Requirements:  0 - 10%

Job Type:  Part-Time


Country: Canada (CA) 

Province: British Columbia 

City: Vancouver

Location: 4999 Central Fill Safeway 

Postal Code: SW FILL 


Safeway grocery stores provide an exceptional food shopping experience to consumers from Vancouver, British Columbia to Thunder Bay, Ontario. We are the newest member of Sobeys Inc.’s retail food offering which serves the needs of Canadians with more than 1,600 stores in over 930 communities from coast-to-coast. Whether it's your first job or you're ready for a new challenge, we have a career to fit your life. Our commitment to delivering top quality products and superior service to our customers, and for giving back to the communities we serve has earned us a reputation as an employer of choice for those looking for an exciting career in food retail.

Ready to Make an impact?


We are passionate about taking care of the health and well-being of individuals and families our communities.  As a regulated professional licensed with the provincial college of pharmacy you’ll be an essential 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 individual to conduct the authorized duties of the technician as imposed by individual Provincial Pharmacy Regulatory Bodies.  

Here’s where you’ll be focusing:


RPT’s will have independent authority, responsibility, and liability to prepare, process and compound prescriptions including: 


  • Receiving and transcribing verbal prescriptions from practitioners  
  • Ensuring prescriptions are complete and authentic 
  • Providing injections/vaccinations as applicable by regulations in certain jurisdictions 
  • Transferring prescriptions to and receiving prescriptions from other pharmacies 
  • Ensuring the accuracy of prepared prescriptions 
  • Conducting the final check of prepared prescriptions  
  • Confirming the accuracy of drug and personal health information in patient records 

What you have to offer:


  • Completion of the Pharmacy Technician Certification 
  • Excellent attention to detail, ability to multi-task and work independently in a fast-paced environment 


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  

We offer a comprehensive Total Rewards package, varied by role, designed to help our teammates to live better – physically, financially and emotionally. The salary range for this position in British Columbia is $24.50 - $31.50/hr. 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.


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.