Location: Oshawa

Number of positions: 1

Work Hours: 18 hours per week
Monday 6am – 2PM
Friday 6AM – 2PM
Every other Sunday 9AM – 12PM

Pay: Above Minimum Wage – Employer will disclose during hiring stage

Benefits (Yes/No?): Yes – paid time off

Education Required: Completion of OSSD or secondary school diploma equivalent is required

Number of Years of Previous Experience Required: 1 (preferred)

Start Date:  ASAP

Main Responsibilities:
– Answering telephones, forwarding calls, taking messages, assisting customers, stocking shelves, operating cash registers, cleaning work areas and sterilizing containers
– Order medications, organize supplies, label drugs
– Work directly with patient data, prepare insurance forms, maintain patient profiles
– Provide patient assistance for technical non-regulated functions as required (e.g., showing location of an OTC product) while ensuring that a pharmacist is consulted for all patient therapeutic issues

Administrative duties include the following:
– Banking & POS functions: operating POS, monitoring charge accounts, account reconciliation, etc
– Data entry and billing of prescriptions using Kroll Pharmacy Software ensuring that required documentation is complete, including third-party billing restrictions, co-payment management, and
coordination of benefits
– Assist with the management and reconciliation of inventory

– Other duties as assigned by the Designated Manager or dispensing pharmacist(s)

Job Requirements:
1. Pharmacy experience and/or customer service experience
2. Completion of OSSD or secondary school diploma equivalent
3. Interest in pharmacy
4. Working within a busy pharmacy or clinical environment, you have excellent communication and time-management skills.
5. Provision of a recent and acceptable Criminal Reference Check.
6. Proficiency in using Microsoft platform, particularly Outlook, Word, and Excel.
7. Previous Pharmacy and Kroll experience is an asset.
8. Must be able to stand for long periods of time.
9. Demonstrated decision-making skills.
10. Excellent communication (verbal and written), organizational, and time management skills.
11. Demonstrated ability to remain calm and poised in urgent situations.
12. Excellent interpersonal and customer service skills.
13. Strong attention to detail.

**Successful candidates will be required to submit valid proof of being fully vaccinated against COVID-19.

Students are acceptable as long as they are able to commit to work hours (see above). Candidates must be at least 18 years of age and must have completed OSSD.

Company Culture: Extremely fast paced, work with a “difficult crowd” but very rewarding experience to help patients recover from addiction.

Describe the Ideal Candidate for this Role:
– Someone who is interested in pharmacy and passionate about the addiction crisis in Canada.
– Someone who can hold their ground when patients get rowdy due to their addiction withdrawal symptoms/side effects.
– Candidates who are compassionate, caring and who can understand the challenges our patients and their families face.

As the ideal candidate you are a pharmacy assistant who is responsible for assisting the pharmacy team in the preparations of medications and supporting them with optimal patient care.

Describe the Ideal Candidate for this Role:
– Someone who is interested in pharmacy and passionate about the addiction crisis in Canada.
– Someone who can hold their ground when patients get rowdy due to their addiction withdrawal symptoms/side effects.
– Candidates who are compassionate, caring and who can understand the challenges our patients and their families face.

As the ideal candidate you are a pharmacy assistant who is responsible for assisting the pharmacy team in the preparations of medications and supporting them with optimal patient care.

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