Chappelle Food Store Pharmacy, Edmonton, AB

Posted on: January 11th, 2023


Job Details

Description

North Central Coop is hiring full-time Registered Pharmacy Technician at our Chappelle Pharmacy in Edmonton, Alberta during the operating hours of Monday-Friday 9am-9pm and Saturday-Sunday 9am-5pm.

Who we are:

Co-op does business differently.  As a co-operative, we believe in working together to serve Western Canadians, delivering profits back to our communities and investing in sustainable growth.  To learn more about who we are and how you can help bring our brand to life, visit us at northcentralco-op.crs.

What you’ll do:

  • Maintain pharmacy inventory by checking pharmaceutical stock to determine inventory level; anticipating needed medications and supplies; placing and expediting orders; verifying receipt; removing outdated product. Update the dispensary records, including patient prescriptions, purchase and sale of pharmaceuticals, and receiving of narcotics and controlled substances. Report all discrepancies to the Pharmacy Manager, including unauthorized removal of merchandise.
  • Obtain patient medical history and maintain confidential patient records. Assist the Pharmacist in updating patient profiles and entering prescription information ensuring the accuracy of drug and personal health information in all patient records. Prepare and submit insurance claims as needed. Transfer prescriptions to and receive prescriptions from other pharmacies.
  • Assess prescription for clarity, completeness, authenticity, and legal requirements.  Packages and labels prescription products to maintain integrity and meet legislative requirements.  Confirm accuracy and completeness of pharmaceutical products prepared for release to the patient.  Perform technical check of compliance packs.
  • Check pharmaceutical products prepared by another Pharmacy Technician or by Pharmacy Assistants.  Receive and transcribe verbal prescriptions received from physicians and other prescribers.
  • Compounding of Level-B non-hazardous, non-sterile medications.

Why it matters:

Our team provides a range of products and services to support our member-owners. Through the work that we do, we help to build, fuel, feed and grow Western Canadian communities together.

Who you are:

You are looking for a career in Pharmacy and:

  • You graduated from an accredited Pharmacy Technician program from a recognized institution.
  • Pharmacy experience is an asset.
  • Current licensure and good standing with the relevant provincial College of Pharmacists is required.
  • You’re honest and trustworthy, are results-oriented and strive to be the best in what you do.
  • You believe in building relationships and collaborating to deliver solutions that matter most, and you recognize the value that different perspectives bring to meet shared objectives.

Our Team Members receive competitive salaries, a comprehensive benefits package and an employer-contributed pension plan.  We encourage our Team Members to take advantage of learning opportunities, to grow and develop and to foster a culture of teamwork and innovation.

At Co-op, we embrace diversity and inclusion, and we’re working to create a workplace that is as diverse as the communities we serve.  We support and provide an environment that allows all to bring their whole selves to work.

North Central Co-op is located in Central Alberta – providing goods and services to our locations within Stony Plain, Edmonton, Fort Saskatchewan, Spruce Grove, St. Albert, Legal and Sherwood Park. We are proud of our 100,000+ member-owners, our 600+ staff members throughout our 20 Gas Bars, 1 Home Centre, 4 Cardlock/Bulk Fuel Stations, 5 Food Stores, 5 Liquor and 1 Administration Office, as well as future growth.

Please note that successful applicants will be required to adhere to a criminal record check and applications may be used to fill future vacancies within North Central Co-op’s trading area. If you are interested in this opportunity or future vacancies, please apply directly to our job board (www.northcentralco-op.crs/northcentral/careers)Posting will remain open until filled.

We thank all candidates for their interest; however, only those selected to continue in the recruitment process will be contacted.

Qualifications

Education

Required

Technical/other training or better in Pharmacy Technician.

Experience

Preferred

Pharmacy and compounding experience is an asset.


To apply, please contact:

Name: Noreen Walji
Email: noreen.walji@nccoop.ca