Pharmacy Assistant (Full Time, Contract) - LTC Pharmacy

Medical Pharmacies Group Limited - Calgary, AB (30+ days ago)

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JOB POSTING – Pharmacy Assistant (Full-Time, Contract)

Join One of Canada’s Best Managed Companies! Our mission is to provide excellence in pharmaceutical care to meet the individual needs of each client. Our organization is comprised of committed individuals, each making a positive impact on the well-being of our customers – focused on growth and innovation within the industry.

Our commitment to you:

  • Providing a safe, secure and supportive environment
  • Strategies that stimulate job satisfaction, professional growth and development
  • Work schedules that allow for a healthy and fulfilling work-life balance
  • Providing the tools, training and resources necessary to achieve success
  • Continuous improvement, innovation and investment in technology
  • Sustaining and strengthening partnerships with the entire health care team

Job Title: Pharmacy Assistant
Location: Calgary, AB
Pharmacy: Long Term Care Pharmacy Environment
Reports to: Pharmacy Manager/Operations Manager
No. of Positions: 1
Type: Full time, 12 Month Contract
Salary: Hourly, commensurate with experience

Key Responsibilities

  • Delivering superior customer service
  • Performing all technical aspects of dispensing of prescriptions, including receiving the order/refill, procuring complete and current information, computer entry, preparation and labeling in an efficient, accurate and timely fashion. This may include compounding or reconstituting of delegated by pharmacist
  • Assisting with maintenance of pharmacy equipment including computers, heat sealers, fax machines, PacMed, PacVision, etc.
  • Identifying and referring any clinical questions to the pharmacists and management questions to the pharmacist manager or pharmacist on duty
  • Clerical duties including completing all records, documentation and patient or third party billings/charges, preparing receipts, invoices, letters, memos and general filling
  • Performing duties as assigned


  • Excellent customer service, communication, reliability, accuracy, efficiency and team work required
  • Kroll input experience is an asset
  • LTC pharmacy experience an asset

While we thank you for your interest, only select applicants will be contacted regarding the position.
Please cite Job Posting #4058 and submit your resume and cover letter in confidence to:

Human Resources

Contract length: 12 months

Job Types: Full-time, Contract

Salary: $16.00-$18.00 per hour


  • Monday to Friday
  • Weekends


  • Pharmacy: 1 year (preferred)
  • Kroll software system: 1 year (preferred)