Pharmacist Assistant

Website Food Basics

Job Description:

Support pharmacists operationally in providing dispensary and pharmacy services and achieving Company initiatives. The Pharmacy Assistant will receive direction from the pharmacist on duty and Pharmacy Manager in working towards achievement of goals and objectives while adhering to both Company operating standards and Ontario College of Pharmacists’ standards of practice.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Enters and reconciles invoices/credits and maintains shrink logs.
  • Receives prescription refill requests and verbal prescriptions in accordance with all applicable laws and regulations.
    Utilizes wholesaler websites for various functions.
    Checks emails and responds accordingly.
    Receives orders and ensures product received matches invoices and is received in good condition, and then is stored/put away appropriately.
  • Performs inventory-related tasks.
  • Assists with dispensary paper work as directed.
    Performs all aspects of the technical act of dispensing.
  • Follows all applicable Company policies and procedures, Government regulations, Health and Safety and Food Safety regulations.
    Performs other duties as assigned by the Pharmacy Manager or Pharmacist.
  • Establishes and maintains patient profiles, and scans and files patient records.
    Answers phones and checks IVR voicemail messages.
  • Maintains store standards and conditions and may be assigned to clean dispensary, sweep floor, and clean shelves as required.
    Contacts prescribers for various functions.
    Provides customer assistance with merchandise on the sales floor and at the cash register.

Job Requirements:

  • Initiative to identify and complete tasks independently.
  • Language skills to communicate clearly and listen carefully in a respectful manner.
    Receptive to constructive feedback for continuous improvement
  • Interpersonal skills to build strong working relationships and positive work environment.
    Organizational skills to prioritize, plan ahead, manage time and be punctual.
    Customer service skills to achieve customer satisfaction by recognizing customer needs/wants.
  • Proficient with current PC systems, MS Office programs and pharmacy software (Kroll).

Qualification & Experience:

  • Education – Pharmacy Assistant Program is an asset
  • Experience is an asset

Job Details:

Company: Food Basics

Job Category: Supermarket

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Sudbury, Ontario, CA

Application Deadline: N/A

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