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Under the supervision of a Pharmacist, the Pharmacy Technician is responsible for providing technical assistance in all areas of drug distribution including IV admixture and individual prescriptions, unit dose, ward stock and manufacturing specialty products. Other duties include keeping records of narcotics control and ward drugs, assisting in inventory control and purchasing, preparing statistics, handling cash and preparing financial records. This position is responsible for final product checking upon completion of the department certification process.


As a Pharmacy Technician I, you will be responsible for the preparation and distribution of pharmaceutical products. You will receive and triage medication orders, compound and repackage medication and prepare sterile and non-sterile pharmaceutical products.

  • Classification: Pharmacy Technician
  • Union: HSAA Facility PROF/TECH
  • Department: STI & TB Drug Distribution
  • Primary Location: U of A Stollery Childrens Hos
  • Multi-Site: Not Applicable
  • FTE: 0.80
  • Posting End Date: 13-DEC-2018
  • Employee Class: Regular Part Time
  • Date Available: 21-JAN-2019
  • Hours per Shift: 7.75
  • Length of Shift in weeks: 2
  • Shifts per cycle: 8
  • Shift Pattern: Days, Evenings, Weekends
  • Days Off: As Per Rotation
  • Minimum Salary: $29.84
  • Maximum Salary: $37.38
  • Vehicle Requirement: N/A
Required Qualifications:

Completion of a CCAPP-accredited Pharmacy Technician Training Program. Active or eligible for registration with the Alberta College of Pharmacists (ACP) as a Pharmacy Technician.

Additional Required Qualifications:

Previous hospital experience is required. The ability to follow oral and written instructions accurately and be able to distinguish routine functions with those requiring professional judgment is essential. Computer and keyboarding skills are necessary. Candidates must be able to sit, stand, and walk for extended periods of time. Some lifting is required. Manual dexterity and visual acuity to accurately prepare pharmaceuticals is required.

Preferred Qualifications:

PTSA membership is an asset. Preference given to individuals with two years of hospital experience.

Please note:

All postings close at 23:59 of the posting end date indicated.


Alberta Health Services (AHS) is committed to ensuring the safety of staff and patients and requires all NEW employees to provide a satisfactory criminal record check (CRC) and/or Vulnerable Sector Search(VSS) prior to the start of their employment. The CRC/VSS must be specific to the role at AHS and must be dated no more than 90 days prior to the date on your written offer from AHS.

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