Career Opportunities

Clinical Pharmacist

Pharmasave, Airdrie

Posted: September 2, 2021 Closing Date: October 31, 2021
Contact Denise Melrose
Email tim.nicholls@melrosedrugs.com
Phone 403-948-0010
Fax 403-948-0011
Address 101 209 Centre Ave SW

Job Description

Full time Pharmacist

32-40 hours per week. Benefits eligible after 3 months

Availability requirements
Weekdays and Weekends- Current hours- 9am-7 pm Monday-Friday  9am-6pm Saturday  10am-5pm Sunday

Stat Holidays 11am-5pm

Pharmasave on Centre is looking to hire a full time pharmacist. Job requirements include but are not limited to:

– registered with the Alberta College  of Pharmacy  ( in good standing)

-2-3 years of retail experience

– ability to work in a busy diversified dispensary

– willing to learn new skills

-dispensing of prescriptions including ensuring accuracy, patient care , documenting interventions and dialogue

– administer injections

-APA  designation or the willingness to obtain within 3 months of hire

-interest or certification in geriatrics, diabetes ,travel , compounding,

– supervision of pharmacy assistants and technicians

– Kroll knowledge and skills

– maintain cleaning standards and department appearance

– willing to practice to the full extend of the Alberta Pharmacy Framework- proficient in performing clinical services

The successful candidate must have excellent communication skills . They must have an interest in maximizing patient care. Patient focused care must be provided including med reviews , care plans and follow up documentation . Participation in strategies to grow the business including OTC counselling and product knowledge.

We are an independently owned community pharmacy and have operated in Airdrie for 30 years. We are a busy diversified practice which includes AADL services, compounding, and diabetic education.

We offer health benefits, college licensing fees, RXa membership, staff discount.

This posting will remain open for a minimum of 1 week and then until the position is filled.

Please forward a cover letter outlining your pharmacy interests, expected wages, available start date and goals, a resume and 3 work related references.

We appreciate your interest and thank you for your application. Only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.