Pharmacy Assistant
Shoppers Drug Mart / Pharmaprix
Coquitlam, BC

Key responsibilities 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

  • Flexible schedule – some weekends and evenings

Job Type: Full-time


  • Pharmacy: 1 year (Preferred)


  • Secondary School (Preferred)


  • Pharmacy Assistant (Preferred)