Pharmacy Assistant (Part Time, Permanent) - LTC Pharmacy

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

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Job Posting - Pharmacy Assistant

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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

No. of Positions: 1

Type: Part Time, Permanent

Salary: Hourly, commensurate with experiences

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
  • Inputting prescriptions using pharmacy software, updating patient profile information, generating, maintenance and inputting of long term care data
  • Operation of automatic pharmacy distribution equipment (PACMed, PACVision), including filling trays and handling strip packaging
  • Assisting with maintenance of other pharmacy equipment including computers, fax machines, heat sealers, etc.
  • Identifying and referring any clinical questions to the pharmacists and management questions to the pharmacist manager or pharmacist on duty
  • Maintaining current and accurate patient profile information
  • Clerical duties including completing all records, documentation and patient or third party billings/charges, preparing receipts, invoices, letters, memos and general filing
  • Performing duties as assigned


  • Minimum 1 year full time working pharmacy experience
  • Kroll input experience is an asset
  • High level of attention to detail, accuracy and productivity
  • Reliability, strong communication, customer service, initiative, team work, interpersonal skills are essential

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

Elo Cymbaluk
Pharmacy Manager
Fax: 403-230-4235

Job Types: Part-time, Permanent


  • Pharmacy: 1 year (Preferred)

Work remotely:

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