Order Preparation Clerk

McKesson - Mississauga, ON (30+ days ago)

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As directed by the Pharmacy Supervisor, this position is responsible for the assisting with preparation of inventory for customized orders as per established Policy and Procedures (P&P). The OPC will assist with inventory replenishment of the automated equipment, as well as splitting and removing tablets from packaging to be available for fulfilling orders. Other duties may include assisting with inventory management.



The Order Preparation Clerk (OPC) is expected to perform all tasks within the scope of all applicable Policy and Procedures (P&P) related to the job function.

Duties generally include, but are not limited to the following:

Inventory Order Preparation:
Replenishing inventory in the automated equipment used to prepare customers’ orders
Cutting tablets into smaller (¼,½) sizes, both manually and using automated pill splitting equipment
Removing (de-blistering) tablets from foil/blister packs packages
Separating medications in blister (i.e. foil) into single units
Gathering inventory for the preparation of specific customer orders
Packing customer orders for shipment

Inventory Management :
Assist with receiving inventory
Putting stock inventory away in designated areas
Expiry date checks
Inventory cycle counting

Replenishing consumable items within the pharmacy
Perform cleaning/sanitation duties as required
Other duties as requested by Supervisor


General Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:

Ensure that company policies and procedures are respected. Communicate with supervisors and Pharmacy Manager of any deviations that occur concerning established procedures. Assure that work areas are kept safe, organized and clean. Follow company policies and procedures, including Health and Safety policies.



a. A minimum High school diploma or GED.


Clear CPIC (Canadian Police Information Center) check. Basic math and reading skills and a high standard for attention to detail and accuracy. Ability to lift/move up to 40 pounds independently and greater weights in a team-lift environment Physical requirements include: lifting, carrying, bending, stretching, and standing for long periods of time

Experience in a pharmacy environment. Strong focus of Customer Service and commitment to customer satisfaction. Proven ability to be a team player and work in a team environment Understanding on regulatory issues, and Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) requirements.

SKILLS and/or QUALITIES Reliable and punctual and willing to work various shifts. Behaviours aligned with McKesson Canada ICARE principles and values. Excellent organizational skills with ability to set priorities and creatively solve problems. Demonstrated success in working effectively and collaboratively within a team environment. Ability to function is a fast-paced, continually changing and results-oriented environment.


Full time permanent position Location: 6355 Viscount Rd, Mississauga, On Reports to: Pharmacy Manager/Supervisor Supervises: none Physical requirements include: lifting, carrying, bending, stretching, and standing for long periods of time

Worker Type

Fixed Term (Fixed Term)

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