Pharmacy Assistant Safeway #8885-Stony Plain
Stony Plain, AB

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 entry level position includes a 14-week course combining 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. This is a regular part-time position 20-32 hours per week with benefits.

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

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


  • 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 have strong math skills
  • 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:

Job Types: Part-time, Permanent

Salary: $15.60 /hour


  • Secondary School (Required)


  • Stony Plain, AB (Required)