Pharmacy Assistant Part-Time Safeway - Future Opportunities, Calgary
Calgary, AB, CA
1d ago

Requisition ID : 51751

Career Group : Pharmacy Careers

Job Category : National Pharmacy

Travel Requirements : Country : Canada (CA)

Country : Canada (CA)

Province : Alberta (CA-AB)

City : Calgary

Location : Calgary Office

Postal Code : T2E 7V8

A proudly Canadian retail company, Sobeys began in 1907 as a small meat delivery business in Stellarton, Nova Scotia. Today, Sobeys Inc.

serves the food shopping needs of Canadians with approximately 1,500 stores in all 10 provinces under retail banners that include Sobeys, Safeway, IGA, Foodland, FreshCo, Thrifty Foods, and Lawton’s Drug Stores as well as in-

store pharmacies, liquor and more than 350 retail fuel locations.

Together with our 125,000 employees and franchise affiliates and a collective passion for delivering exceptional food and shopping experiences, Sobeys’ purpose is to improve the lives of Canadians by helping them Eat Better, Feel Better and Do Better.

All career opportunities will be open a minimum of 5 business days from the date of posting.


Do you love interacting with customers and problem-solving? Then join our pharmacy teams and thrive in an environment where no two days are alike.

With flexible schedules you’ll also enjoy better work-life balance. We invite you to join our Calgary teams as we work together to advance our purpose of helping Canadians Eat Better, Feel Better and Do Better.

We are seeking a number of individuals, interested in a future opportunity , in various communities across Calgary. These part-

time roles will potentially begin in the summer of 2019. The Pharmacy Assistant is responsible for providing superior customer service in a friendly, knowledgeable and professional manner.

You will schedule professional clinical services and focus on the achievement of pharmacy excellence in the areas of customer service, workflow efficiencies, and inventory management.

Application Instructions : Please note your preference in location(s) (communities or quadrants) in your resume and cover letter

Job Description

  • Prescription assembly data entry
  • Process customer transactions (receive and release prescriptions)
  • Receive in-person and telephone refill requests and record deliveries
  • Promote PROfile programs
  • Compounding
  • Pill Pack Assembly
  • Filing prescriptions, ordering and replenishing supplies, cleaning
  • Drug order creation and receiving
  • Schedule professional clinical services (i.e. medication reviews, health risk assessments, disease state managements etc.)
  • BTC management
  • Administrative Duties : cycle counts, narcotic counts, return to stocks, TML’s, manual third parties
  • Adhere to and implement all applicable company standards
  • Assist with other pharmacy operations as required
  • Job Requirements

  • Completion of Pharmacy Assistant certificate from a recognized Canadian post-secondary institution
  • Availability to work days, evenings, and weekends
  • Above average communication skills
  • Strong organizational skills with attention to detail
  • Ability to work independently in a fast environment
  • Ability to multi-task

    Sobeys is committed to accommodating applicants with disabilities throughout the hiring process and will work with applicants requesting accommodation at any stage of this process.

    While all responses are appreciated only those being considered for interviews will be acknowledged.

    We appreciate the interest from the Staffing industry however respectfully request no calls or unsolicited resumes from Agencies.

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