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Pharmacy Assistant #JoinOurFamily

Requisition ID:  161989 

Career Group:  Store Careers 

Job Category:  Retail - Pharmacy 

Travel Requirements:  0 - 10%

Job Type:  Full-Time

 

Country: Canada (CA) 

Province: Manitoba  

City: St. Vital

Location: 8110 St. Vital Sobeys Pharmacy 

Postal Code: R2N 3Y9 

 

Our family of 134,000 employees and franchise affiliates share a collective passion for delivering exceptional shopping experiences and amazing food to all our customers. Our mission is to nurture the things that make life better – great experiences, families, communities, and our employees. We are a family nurturing families.  

 

A proudly Canadian company, we started in a small town in Nova Scotia but we are now in communities of all sizes across this great country. With over 1500 stores in all 10 provinces, you may know us as Sobeys, Safeway, IGA, Foodland, FreshCo, Thrifty Foods, Lawton’s Drug Stores or another of our great banners but we are all one extended family. 

 

All career opportunities will be open a minimum of 5 business days from the date of posting.

 

Overview

The Pharmacy Assistant II is responsible for providing superior customer service in a friendly, knowledgeable and professional manner. The Assistant is responsible to identify and schedule professional clinical services as well as focus on the achievement of pharmacy excellence in the areas of customer service, workflow efficiencies, PROfile programs and inventory management. Actively contributes to a positive and productive working environment.

Job Description

  • Prescription assembly – data entry
  • Process customer transactions (receive and release prescriptions)
  • Receive in-person and telephone refill requests and record deliveries
  • Promote PROfile programs
  • Compounding
  • Pill Pack Assembly
  • Filing prescriptions, ordering and replenishing supplies, cleaning
  • Drug order creation and receiving
  • Schedule professional clinical services (i.e. medication reviews, health risk assessments, disease state managements etc.)
  • BTC management
  • Administrative Duties: cycle counts, narcotic counts, return to stocks, TML’s, manual third parties
  • Adhere to and implement all applicable company standards
  • Assist with other pharmacy operations as required

Job Requirements

Technical Skills:

  • Above average communication skills (both oral and written)
  • Strong organizational skills with attention to detail
  • Ability to work independently in a fast environment
  • Ability to multi-task

Education and Experience:

  • Preferred: Undergraduate degree, Pharmacy Technology Certificate or other Pharmacy recognized program
  • Previous pharmacy experience
  • Experience with Sobeys National Pharmacy Group Computer systems

 

At Sobeys, communities across Canada continue to look to us to provide a safe, trusted essential service.  Accordingly, all employees in Pharmacy are required to demonstrate that they are fully vaccinated against Covid-19 or, if unable to be vaccinated, provide proof of a minimum of 3 negative rapid test results per week.   If successful in your application you will be required to provide proof of vaccination or agree to rapid testing prior to acceptance of the role.

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.