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Pharmacy Assistant (PA)


This is a Contract position in Durham region, ON posted July 28, 2017.

Job Id: 1090507

Location: 1865 SCUGOG STREET

Store Number: 1018-SDM

Position Type: Full Time


Key responsibilities of a Shoppers Drug Mart Pharmacy Assistant include:

  • Patient greeting and confirmation of accuracy of all pertinent prescription information prior to filling,

  • Data entry of patient care information into HealthWatch,

  • Third Party adjudication (if necessary),

  • Accurate dispensing prescription medications,

  • Maintenance of pharmacy stock through inventory control systems,

  • General OTC enquiries from patients and referral to Pharmacist where required and necessary,

  • Handling customer prescription pick up,

  • Assisting with cashier responsibilities as required in the Pharmacy


  • Experience as a Pharmacy Assistant is an asset
  • Excellent organizational skills and detail orientation;
  • Strong communication skills;
  • Demonstrated customer service experience;
  • Strong motivation to succeed;
  • Proficient computer/data/entry skills.

WORK HOURS: Flex schedule – some weekends and evenings


Please note that this is a full time job with benefits. The Beautiful Town of Port Perry is located just 20 minutes North of Whitby. This is a great opportunity to further your career as either a Regulated Technician or a Pharmacy Assistant.

Applicants must have pharmacy experience to be considered for the position. Preference will be given to those that are proficient in HealthWatch. To apply, please e-mail your resume to: