Pharmacy Assistant REPOST

Requisition ID: 3406 

Position Number: 20067144

Posting End Date: Open until filled

City: Churchill

Site: Churchill Health Centre

Work Location: Churchill, Manitoba

Department / Unit: Pharmacy 

Job Stream: Clinical 

Union: MGEU-Church-134

Targeted Start Date: ASAP

FTE: 1.00 

Anticipated Shift: Days

Daily Hours Worked: 8

Annual Base Hours: 2080

Salary: $21.290, $21.930, $22.588, $23.266, $23.965, $24.685

 

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Position Overview

Under the direction of the Pharmacist, the Pharmacy Assistant is responsible for supportive duties related to the daily operations of the Pharmacy Department.

Experience

  • Previous experience as a Pharmacy Assistant (Clinical and Retail) required.

Education (Degree/Diploma/Certificate)

  • Successful completion of Pharmacy Assistant program from a recognized College or University.
  • Knowledge of medical terminology.

Certification/Licensure/Registration

  • Not Applicable

Qualifications and Skills

  • Computer knowledge required.
  • Knowledge of Word/Excel and KROLL software programs an asset
  • Familiar with cash registers and interact.
  • Familiar with office systems, computers, photocopiers, facsimiles, and complex telephone systems.
  • Demonstrates the ability to work cooperatively with the public and staff as a team member.
  • Displays a polite, helpful and courteous manner when communicating with patients/residents, families, the general public and other staff members/consultants.
  • Demonstrates a calm and confident manner during emergency and/or difficult situations.
  • Displays good interpersonal and telephone relations with Pharmacists, Physicians, Administrative Staff, Nursing Staff, other facility departments, patients, families and the general public.
  • Maintains confidentiality with all information entrusted to the position.
  • Represents the Churchill Regional Health Authority in a professional and positive manner.

Physical Requirements

  • Possible heavy lifting at times Possible eye strain.
  • Possible posture and muscle problems.
  • Other demands as it pertains to the position.

 

This position is subject to a Criminal Record Check, including Vulnerable Sector Search, an Adult Abuse Registry Check and a Child Abuse Registry Check. The successful candidate will be responsible for any service charges incurred.

 

Please note that an employee is not permitted to hold two or more positions across the WRHA legal entity that combine to equal more than 1.0 EFT. The WRHA legal entity includes Churchill Health Centre, Deer Lodge Centre, Grace Hospital, Health Sciences Centre, Middlechurch Home of Winnipeg, Pan Am Clinic, River Park Gardens, Victoria General Hospital, WRHA corporate programs, and WRHA community health services.

 

Interviewed candidates may be called upon to participate in a skills assessment.

 

Any application received after the closing time will not be included in the competition.