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Pharmacy Assistant- Contract- Edmonton, AB

RPI Consulting Group Inc.
Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
February 14, 2019



RPI is looking for a Pharmacy Assistant for a client located in Edmonton, AB region beginning November 15, 2018 up until January 08, 2019. You will lead the workflow of the pharmacy station assisting Pharmacists and Pharmacy Manager. In this role, you will be accountable for the preparation, packaging and organization of the medication deliveries maintaining quality standards. Moreover, you are expected to communicate with the customers over the phone and in-store to address service issues.


• Prepare medications by reviewing and interpreting physician orders; detecting therapeutic incompatibilities.

• Dispense medications by compounding, packaging, and labeling pharmaceuticals.

• Follow all provincial and federal laws, standards and regulations which govern the practice of pharmacy.

• Maintaining strict confidentiality for all customers and employees.

• Maintaining a clean and safe work environment at all times.

• Maintain drug inventory levels by ordering necessary medications and supplies, and verifying deliveries against purchase orders.

• Complete new and updated patient profiles, including lists of patient medications in the pharmacy system.

• Perform other duties as assigned by the Pharmacy Manager or Assistant Pharmacy Manager.


• 1 year experience working as a Pharmacy Assistant in the retail pharmacy

• Must be proficient in Kroll system

• Working knowledge of pharmacy calculations

• Demonstrated customer service experience; strong motivation to succeed

• Knowledge of pharmacy law and medical terminology

• Excellent organizational skill and communication skills

• Must be detail oriented to support the pharmacy team to operate day to day operations