Posted on: January 21st, 2023
Do you have your Pharmacy Technician certificate and are registered as a Pharmacy Technician with the College of Pharmacists of British Columbia? We are seeking a permanent full time and part time Pharmacy Technician to join our Pharmacy team in Penticton. The hourly wage is $31.08 per hour and we offer up to $7,850 relocation support based on original receipts. Licensing fees paid by Health Employers Union. Pharmacy Technicians are governed under the Health Services & Support Facilities Subsector. Penticton Regional Hospital is a 155-bed Acute Care facility in the beautiful South Okanagan of BC and is responsible for providing core medical and surgical specialty services to surrounding population of approximately 90,000 people.
What will you work on?
As a registered Pharmacy Technician, you will be directly responsible for an expanded scope of technical functions related to prescription preparation and processing. You will operate in accordance with competency guidelines and standards of practice as outlined by the College of Pharmacists of B.C., and according to organizational policies, procedures, standards and unit specific protocols.
How will we help you grow?
We provide you with an orientation customized to meet your needs, and immediate support and access from excellent colleagues. You will have access to work in an interdisciplinary environment where patients are at the centre of care. We also offer continuous education opportunities.
How Will You Create Impact?
Joining our IH team will allow you to challenge yourself professionally while enjoying all the personal pursuits available to you within this fantastic community.
Reasons to Apply at Interior Health… What we can do for you
We offer an exceptional employer-paid benefits package, recognition of previous experience in determining starting salary, and generous vacation entitlement after your first year of employment. We offer a work environment conducive to growth and development of strong clinical skills. The opportunity to have a balanced lifestyle that allows you to maintain the quality of life you desire. At Interior Health we provide room-to-grow and the opportunity to make a significant, personal contribution to the lives of others. Apply Today!
• Grade 12 and graduation from an accredited Pharmacy Technician program or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.• Current practicing registration as a Pharmacy Technician with the College of Pharmacists of British Columbia.**Out of province applicants can find out how to register in B.C. by going to: College of Pharmacists of British Columbia
This posting is covered by the Provincial Health Officer’s mandatory COVID-19 vaccination orders and selected applicant(s) must comply.Interior Health now offers assistance from an Aboriginal Employment Advisor. If you self-identify as Aboriginal (First Nations, Métis or Inuit) and if you would like assistance with internal career exploration, send your question via email to AboriginalEmployment@interiorhealth.ca to be redirected to the Employment Advisor. We invite applicants to self-identify as First nations, Métis, or Inuit within cover letters and/or resumes.