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Pharmacy Assistant Student Part-Time - Prince Albert

Requisition ID:  47751 

Career Group:  Pharmacy Careers 

Job Category:  National Pharmacy 

Travel Requirements: 


Country: Canada (CA) 

Province: Saskatchewan (CA-SK) 

City: Prince Albert

Location: 4889 South Hill Mall Safeway 

Postal Code:  


A proudly Canadian retail company, Sobeys began in 1907 as a small meat delivery business in Stellarton, Nova Scotia. Today, Sobeys Inc. serves the food shopping needs of Canadians with approximately 1,500 stores in all 10 provinces under retail banners that include Sobeys, Safeway, IGA, Foodland, FreshCo, Thrifty Foods, and Lawton’s Drug Stores as well as in-store pharmacies, liquor and more than 350 retail fuel locations.


Together with our 125,000 employees and franchise affiliates and a collective passion for delivering exceptional food and shopping experiences, Sobeys’ purpose is to improve the lives of Canadians by helping them Eat Better, Feel Better and Do Better. .



All career opportunities will be open a minimum of 5 business days from the date of posting.




Are you interested in a career as a Certified Pharmacy Assistant?  Enroll in the Sobeys sponsored SAIT Online Pharmacy Assistant Training Program with guaranteed employment along with your certificate, upon successful completion.  No previous pharmacy experience required! This 3 month course combines online training and in-store practicum. The Pharmacy Assistant is responsible for providing superior customer service in a friendly, knowledgeable and professional manner; identifying and scheduling professional clinical services and excellence in the areas of workflow efficiencies and inventory management.


Do you love interacting with customers and problem-solving? Then join our pharmacy teams and thrive in an environment where no two days are alike. With flexible schedules you’ll also enjoy better work-life balance. We invite you to join our team as we work together to advance our purpose of helping Canadians Eat Better, Feel Better and Do Better.



Course Information:


  • 14 week program that combines online and in-store practicum components
  • Practicum Term: Week 6 – Week 14 or as outlined in the SAIT curriculum
  • Online training hours are unpaid; any in-store practicum hours worked are paid
  • $1,000.00 registration deposit will be reimbursed by Sobeys upon successful completion of the program

Job Description


Student Roles and Responsibilities:


  • Successfully complete the initial five-week online training prior to the start of the practicum
  • Complete online learning and workplace experience within the assigned timelines
  • Perform duties associated with the role of Pharmacy Assistant
  • Complete all assignments, quizzes, and courses within the assigned timelines

Job Requirements

  • Must have access to a computer and printer at home (cannot be a MAC computer). Computer specs:
    • Intel i5 Core processor or higher; 8GB DDR3; RAM, 500GB hard drive; Windows 7 x 64 Professional operating system ; A headset with a microphone
  • Must have a typing speed of 30 WPM
  • Must be willing to make a 2 year commitment of employment with the Company
  • Must have open availability to work changing schedules, evenings and weekends
  • Must have strong customer service and communication skills
  • No previous pharmacy experience required for this program



Application Instructions:


Applications must include:

  • SAIT interest form
  • Resume in MS Word or PDF format, with file name saved as first & last name
  • List of employment references



Submit your online application to SAIT today!   Only applications submitted to the following SAIT website link will be considered:



Sobeys is committed to accommodating applicants with disabilities throughout the hiring process and will work with applicants requesting accommodation at any stage of this process.



While all responses are appreciated only those being considered for interviews will be acknowledged.


We appreciate the interest from the Staffing industry however respectfully request no calls or unsolicited resumes from Agencies.


Full time
Prince Albert, SK, CA