Retail Pharmacist - Hamilton Drugs Ltd.

Date Posted: May 06, 2022

Job Detail

  • Location:
    Happy Valley-Goose Bay, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
  • Company:

Job requirements

Languages

English

Education

Bachelors degree

Credentials (certificates licences memberships courses etc.)

Pharmacy Examining Boards of Canada Certification; Licensure by provincial or territorial authorities; Certification for drug administration by injection and intranasal route

Experience

Experience an asset

Work Setting
Community or retail pharmacy
Security and Safety
Eligible for professional liability insurance; Criminal record check; Basic security clearance
Transportation/Travel Information
Valid drivers licence
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
Fast-paced environment; Work under pressure; Repetitive tasks; Manual dexterity; Attention to detail; Hand-eye co-ordination; Ability to distinguish between colours; Combination of sitting standing walking; Standing for extended periods; Bending crouching kneeling
Ability to Supervise
5-10 people
Work Location Information
Willing to relocate; Relocation costs covered by employer
Personal Suitability
Initiative; Effective interpersonal skills; Flexibility; Accurate; Team player; Excellent oral communication; Excellent written communication; Client focus; Dependability; Judgement; Reliability; Organized
Community Pharmacist and Hospital Pharmacist Specific Skills
Advise customers on selection and use of non-prescription medication; Check prescriptions for proper dosage; Compound prescribed pharmaceutical products by calculating measuring and mixing the quantities of drugs and other ingredients required and filling appropriate containers with correct quantity; Dispense prescribed pharmaceuticals to customers or to other health care professionals and advise them on indications contra-indications adverse effects drug interactions and dosage; Maintain medication profiles of customers including registry of poisons and narcotic and controlled drugs; Ensure proper preparation packaging distribution and storage of vaccines serums biologicals and other drugs and pharmaceuticals
Health benefits
Health care plan; Disability benefits; Dental plan; Vision care benefits
Long term benefits
Group insurance benefits; Life insurance; Other benefits