Pharmacy Assistant

Shoppers Drug Mart has released a notification in which they’re inviting candidates for the post of Pharmacy Assistant. They will provide customer service. They will Greet customer promptly and gather prescription information according to standards. They need to perform duties in priority according to role assigned. They must refer to the pharmacist all clinical inquiries. They must set realistic customer expectations as to wait times. They need to locate and cash out prescriptions and any ancillary items. They should ensure customers requiring counseling are referred to the Pharmacist.

Employer Name: Shoppers Drug Mart
Position: Pharmacy Assistant
Salary: $18.20 per hour
Employment Type: Full-Time 
Location: 19 Stover St N., Norwich, ON

Job description

  • Candidates will assist in prescription preparation to company’s standards and professional services. 
  • They will data entry for new prescriptions, and managing refill request processing.
  • They will select medications to fill prescriptions according to Pharmacy Standards of Practice .
  • They must efficiently count or measure, package, and label prescriptions, as per Pharmacy Standards.
  • They must prepare and submit orders with the exception, of controlled drugs and narcotics.
  • They should adjudicate third party billing, online and manage manual third-party accounts.

Job requirement

  • Candidates must complete High School Diploma. 
  • They must have done diploma from a Pharmacy Assistant credited course preferred.
  • They should have previous pharmacy experience.
  • They must possess effective organizational skills, ability to multi task.
  • They must have great problem solving skills.
  • They must give strong attention to detail.

Work setting

    • Applicants must answer telephone and refer to a pharmacist when necessary.
    • They must manage incoming faxes according to Pharmacy Standards of Practice.
    • They must assist pharmacist in coordinating call backs.
  • They should accurately file completed documentation as per Pharmacy Standards of Practice.


  • Candidates enjoy flexible working hours.
  • They will get benefit from a purchase discount program.
  • They will get fast-paced retail environment. 
  • Applicants with disabilities will get accommodation facility. 

How to apply

Candidates who fulfil the eligibility requirements and acquire a genuine focus in the role of Pharmacy Assistant are solicited to quickly click on the given link below and finish their registration, being true in entering precise information. The registration process has already been initiated and will finish shortly.

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