Pharmacy Technical Assistant Canada (Visa sponsored)

Pharmacy Technical Assistant Canada

2313935 Alberta Ltd, located in Millet, AB, is currently seeking applications for the position of Pharmacy Technical Assistant. We are looking for a motivated individual with strong interpersonal skills to join our team.

The successful candidate will be expected to commence work promptly. This position offers permanent employment with full-time hours and shifts may vary between day, evening and morning.

Employer Information:

  • Employer Name: 2313935 Alberta Ltd
  • Position: Pharmacy Technical Assistant
  • Number of Vacancies: 2
  • Salary: $25.00 per hour, 40 hours per week
  • Employment Type: Permanent, Full time
  • Location: Millet, AB

Job Description:

The Pharmacy Technical Assistant will undertake the following responsibilities:

  • Ensure accuracy of prescription information.
  • Enter client information into databases.
  • Assist pharmacists as required.
  • Maintain inventories of medications and pharmaceutical products.
  • Manage prescription records.
  • Clean and maintain equipment.
  • Bill third-party insurers.
  • Manage medication inventories and prescription records.
  • Maintain supplies.
  • Schedule and confirm appointments.

Job Requirements:

  • Proficiency in English.
  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • 1 to 2 years of relevant experience preferred.
  • Accuracy and attention to detail.
  • Customer-focused approach.
  • Dependability.
  • Strong interpersonal skills.
  • Excellent oral and written communication.
  • Awareness of interpersonal dynamics.
  • Organizational skills.
  • Ability to work well in a team.
  • Initiative and multitasking abilities.
  • Dedication to the role.

Job Benefits:

  • Competitive salary of $25.00 per hour, with 40 hours guaranteed per week.
  • Permanent full-time employment providing stability and consistent work hours.
  • Opportunity to work in a professional and supportive environment within a pharmacy setting.
  • Potential for career growth and development in the pharmaceutical industry.
  • Access to training and development programs to enhance skills and knowledge.
  • Employee discounts on pharmacy products and services.
  • Comprehensive benefits package including health insurance, dental coverage and retirement savings plans (details provided during hiring process).

Work Setting:

  • Urban area with high population density.
  • Pharmacy or drugstore environment.

Experience and Specialization:

  • Knowledge of MS Excel, MS Office, MS Outlook and MS Word.

Additional Information:

  • Security clearance required (thorough criminal background check).
  • Work conditions include a fast-paced, busy environment.
  • Tasks requiring manual dexterity and attention to detail.
  • Physically demanding tasks may be part of daily responsibilities.
  • Ability to work standing for extended periods.

How to Apply: If you are interested in this opportunity, please apply using one of the following methods:

This position offers an exciting opportunity for someone looking to contribute to a dynamic pharmacy team in Millet, AB. If you meet the qualifications and are ready to take on a challenging and rewarding role, we encourage you to apply


What are the main responsibilities of a Pharmacy Technical Assistant at your company?

As a Pharmacy Technical Assistant, your responsibilities include ensuring the accuracy of prescription information, entering client data into databases, assisting pharmacists, maintaining medication inventories, handling prescription records and supporting overall pharmacy operations.

What qualifications are required to apply for the Pharmacy Technical Assistant position?

We require candidates to have a high school diploma or equivalent, proficiency in English and ideally 1 to 2 years of experience in a related field. Strong attention to detail, interpersonal skills and the ability to work in a fast-paced environment are also essential.

What are the typical work hours and shifts for this position?

The position offers full-time hours with shifts that may vary between day, evening and morning shifts, depending on operational needs.

What technology and software skills are necessary for this role?

Proficiency in basic computer skills is required, including knowledge of MS Excel, MS Office, MS Outlook and MS Word. Familiarity with pharmacy-specific software may be advantageous.

Are there opportunities for career advancement within your company?

Yes, we encourage professional growth and development within our organization. Depending on performance and experience, there may be opportunities for advancement within the pharmacy team.

What benefits do you offer to Pharmacy Technical Assistants?

We provide a competitive salary, comprehensive benefits package including health insurance and retirement plans, employee discounts on pharmacy products and services and ongoing training opportunities to enhance skills and knowledge.

Is there a probationary period for new hires?

Yes, typically there is a probationary period during which both the employee and the employer assess suitability for the role.

Do you conduct background checks as part of the hiring process?

Yes, a thorough criminal background check is required for all potential hires to ensure the safety and security of our workplace.

What is the work environment like at your pharmacy?

Our pharmacy operates in an urban area with a high population density. It is a fast-paced and dynamic environment where teamwork and customer service are highly valued.

How can I apply for the Pharmacy Technical Assistant position?

To apply, please submit your application via email to Include your resume and a cover letter outlining your qualifications and interest in the position.

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