Pharmacy Assistant Student Part-Time - Prince Albert
Prince Albert, SK
A proudly Canadian retail company, Sobeys began in 1907 as a small meat delivery business in Stellarton, Nova Scotia. Today, Sobeys Inc. serves the food shopping needs of Canadians with approximately 1,500 stores in all 10 provinces under retail banners that include Sobeys, Safeway, IGA, Foodland, FreshCo, Thrifty Foods, and Lawton’s Drug Stores as well as in-store pharmacies, liquor and more than 350 retail fuel locations.

Together with our 125,000 employees and franchise affiliates and a collective passion for delivering exceptional food and shopping experiences, Sobeys’ purpose is to improve the lives of Canadians by helping them Eat Better, Feel Better and Do Better. .

All career opportunities will be open a minimum of 5 business days from the date of posting.



Are you interested in a career as a Pharmacy Assistant? Enroll in the Sobeys sponsored SAIT Online Pharmacy Assistant Training Program with guaranteed employment, upon successful completion. No previous pharmacy experience required! This 14-week course combines online training and in-store practicum. The Pharmacy Assistant is responsible for providing superior customer service in a friendly, knowledgeable and professional manner; identifying and scheduling professional clinical services and excellence in the areas of workflow efficiencies and inventory management.

Do you love interacting with customers and problem-solving? Then join our pharmacy teams and thrive in an environment where no two days are alike. With flexible schedules you’ll also enjoy better work-life balance. We invite you to join our team as we work together to advance our purpose of helping Canadians Eat Better, Feel Better and Do Better.

Course Information:
14 week program that combines online and in-store practicum components
Practicum Term: Week 6 – Week 14 or as outlined in the SAIT curriculum
Online training hours are unpaid; any in-store practicum hours worked are paid
$1,000.00 registration deposit will be reimbursed by Sobeys upon successful completion of the program
Job Description

Student Roles and Responsibilities:
Complete online learning and workplace experience within the assigned timelines
Perform duties associated with the role of Pharmacy Assistant
Complete all assignments, quizzes, and courses within the assigned timelines
Job Requirements

Must have access to a computer and printer at home (cannot be a MAC computer). Computer specs:
Intel i5 Core processor or higher; 8GB DDR3; RAM, 500GB hard drive; Windows 7 x 64 Professional operating system ; A headset with a microphone
Must have a typing speed of 30 WPM
Must be willing to make a 2 year commitment of employment with the Company
Must have open availability to work days, evenings and weekends
Must have strong customer service and communication skills
No previous pharmacy experience required for this program

Application Instructions:
Applications must include:
SAIT interest form
Resume in MS Word or PDF format, with file name saved as first & last name
List of employment references

Submit your online application to SAIT today! Only applications submitted to the following SAIT website link will be considered:

Sobeys is committed to accommodating applicants with disabilities throughout the hiring process and will work with applicants requesting accommodation at any stage of this process.

While all responses are appreciated only those being considered for interviews will be acknowledged.

We appreciate the interest from the Staffing industry however respectfully request no calls or unsolicited resumes from Agencies.