Calian is proud to continue a long-standing contractual relationship with the Department of National Defence (DND) to provide healthcare services to the Canadian Armed Forces. Through the Health Care Provider Contract, Calian employs health care professionals across Canada who are integral to supporting the health and wellbeing of our military members.
Are you looking for a part-time position in an institutional pharmacy? Interested in working a regular weekday-only schedule? Want to join a great team? This is the job for you!
About the role:
As a Pharmacy Assistant at CFB Kingston you will have the opportunity to collaborate with both military and civilian healthcare professionals who are focused on providing the very best service to the Canadian Forces.
Working in the military pharmacy, a typical day would include assisting in the dispensing and distribution of medication. Duties would include but not be limited to:
Receiving prescriptions, ensuring entitlements and updating patient profiles
Preparing and packaging prescribed medications, including drugs, ointments and compound medications
Assist in the ordering, receiving and distribution of medical supplies to medical units
Following establish standards for preparation, storage, labeling and issuing of drug products, including narcotic and controlled drugs
Maintaining pharmacy inventory and ensuring stock is available
Addressing technical questions and redirecting to appropriate professional for answer
A diploma in a Pharmacy Assistant or Pharmacy Technician program from a post- secondary school
Minimum of 3 years of experience within the last 5 years providing direct patient care as a pharmacy assistant and working in one or more clinical settings such as hospital or community
CPR/AED Level C
Type of Assignment:
Daytime hours only
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