Registered Pharmacy Technician


Medical and Nursing

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Up to CAD20.00/hr

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Kingston, ON - (CAN) 645 Gardiners Road Unit 1 ON Kingston , ON K7M 8K2

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Job Description

Registered Pharmacy Technician - Pharmacy Services

Are you looking for an opportunity to apply your work knowledge in the Health Care field? Manpower can help you with your career goals! Our Client is looking for a candidate to join their Pharmacy team. This is your chance for an opportunity with a Temporary to Permanent contract.

What's in it for you?

* Pay rate - $20.00

* Paid Statutory Holidays

* Available to work from 8:30AM to 4:30PM Monday to Friday

What the job is?

Under direction of Pharmacist, perform Pharmacy Technician duties that include:

* Receives, prepares and dispenses prescriptions and drug orders

* Counting, pouring, weighing, measuring, mixing, re-packaging and labeling medications

* Performs sterile and non-sterile product compounding

* Monitors and maintains stock levels of drugs in designated areas

* Enters prescriptions and drug orders information into Pharmacy computer system with complete accuracy

* Maintains records such as prescriptions (including narcotics and controlled drugs)

* Quality control and measurements of drug distribution

* Adhere to responsibilities in the Occupational Health & Safety Act, Safety Policies and procedures

* Take action to address and report hazards, dangerous circumstances and unsafe situations to their Supervisor

* Complies with the Workplace Conduct policy, principles and expectations.

What you bring to the job:

* Registered as a Pharmacy Technician with the Ontario College of Pharmacists (OCP).

* One year of experience within the past five years as a Pharmacy Technician in a computerized hospital pharmacy or a community pharmacy is preferred.

* Excellent interpersonal skills with demonstrated ability to communicate effectively, courteously and tactfully

* Interact with Pharmacy staff, Nurses, Health care professionals and patients

* Excellent attention to detail and ability to problem solve

* Willing to work with potential for needle stick injury / Potential for exposure to cytotoxic medications

* Comfortable using computer, printer, phone, fax, photocopier, calculator, automix compounder

* Fast pace work environment with quick turnaround times and multiple deadlines

* Ability for physical, mental, visual demands for concentration reading labels, computer screens, phone call communication, fill and order entry and preparation of IV's

* Audit fills checked to eliminate patient harm

* Participate in training of new students, new staff and in quality improvement projects

The above statements reflect the general details to describe the job functions and shall not be considered as a detailed description of all inherent work requirements.

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