Alberta Health Services – Calgary, AB

Posted on: July 1st, 2024

Pharmacy Technician

Location: Calgary, Alberta, Canada

Requisition #: ALB00440420

Salary Range: $31.13 – $38.98 per hour

Job Type: Casual/Relief

Your Opportunity:

You’re a precise and detail-oriented Pharmacy Technician. Your methodical, organized approach works well for medication dispensing, compounding, and inventory management to keep the pharmacy team running.

Alberta Health Services (AHS) is now hiring a Pharmacy Technician like you for a Casual/Relief position within the Calgary Zone. Calgary and its surrounding communities are ranked among the world’s most livable, offering a great lifestyle. Casual positions can be a great way to start your career and offer a degree of flexibility to allow for your work-life balance. There are many directions you can grow as a Pharmacy Technician, both within the Pharmacy department and in healthcare administration and leadership. At AHS, you’ll have access to numerous internal training and learning supports for your career development. Whatever your interests, you’ll find your work-life balance.

A key part of Alberta’s provincewide health system and a national leader in many areas of healthcare, AHS is recognized as a top employer nationally and provincially, and a top employer for young people and diversity. It is an exciting time to join AHS, as we re-imagine and re-organize healthcare administration and delivery to deliver on our mission of an accessible, sustainable health system for all Albertans. Come work for a supportive employer with competitive pay, comprehensive benefits, and opportunities for growth.


As a Pharmacy Technician I, you will be responsible for the preparation and distribution of pharmaceutical products. You will receive and triage medication orders, compound and repackage medication, and prepare sterile and non-sterile pharmaceutical products.

Required Qualifications:

Completion of a CCAPP-accredited Pharmacy Technician Training Program. Active or eligible for registration with the Alberta College of Pharmacy (ACP) as a Pharmacy Technician.

Preferred Qualifications:

1 year retail or inpatient hospital pharmacy experience. 1 year experience in pediatrics. Experience with Windows-based computer applications.

How to Apply:

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To apply, please contact:

Name: Ben Surby