Requisition ID: 68841
Career Group: Pharmacy Careers
Job Category: National Pharmacy
Country: Canada (CA)
Province: British Columbia (CA-BC)
Location: 4999 Central Fill Safeway
Safeway grocery stores provide an exceptional food shopping experience to consumers from Vancouver, British Columbia to Thunder Bay, Ontario. We are the newest member of Sobeys Inc.’s retail food offering which serves the needs of Canadians with more than 1,500 stores in over 800 communities from coast-to-coast. Whether it's your first job or you're ready for a new challenge, we have a career to fit your life. Our commitment to delivering top quality products and superior service to our customers, and for giving back to the communities we serve has earned us a reputation as an employer of choice for those looking for an exciting career in food retail.
Safeway is seeking a Pharmacist to fill a 6 month term position in our Central Fill facility in Surrey, BC. This is a dispensing pharmacist role primarily responsible for checking prescriptions, preparing blister packs and vial refills along with some compounding. The Pharmacist will play a key role in achieving departmental excellence. The Pharmacist will also provide guidance and supervision to Pharmacy students and Pharmacy Assistants. Actively contributes to an environment of employee engagement.
Prescription safety prioritizing technical functions to Pharmacy Assistants when available.
Prepare blister packs and vial refills.
Check prescriptions for accuracy.
Prepare simple to complex compounded prescriptions in a lab setting.
Identification of actual and potential drug related problems.
Adhere to and implement all applicable company standards
Other duties as required
Above average communication skills (both oral and written)
Strong organizational skills and attention to detail
Self-directed and able to work independently to meet strict deadlines
Ability to be a team player in a fast paced environment
Education and Experience:
Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy from a recognized institution.
Previous experience in a compounding or central fill pharmacist setting is preferred.
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.