Position: Pharmacy Technician – Casual (1)
Dept/Health System: Pharmacy Services
Hours Of Work/Shifts: Available to work all shifts,
Posted: April 2, 2020
Internal Deadline: April 9, 2020
Pay rate: $26.63-$30.70
Reporting to the Team Leader of Pharmacy Services, you will be an integral member of the Pharmacy team and
will be accountable to technical aspects of drug distribution. You will work to ensure patient safety and for the accuracy, quality, integrity and timeliness of pharmaceutical product preparation and release. You will be gathering information from multiple sources to complete the Best Possible Medication History of the patient. Trillium currently operates from three main locations: the Mississauga Site, the CVH Site and the Queensway Site. Your position is based at the Mississauga Site, but Trillium may change your main work location from time to time.
Your primary site initially will be Mississauga Hospital however, you may periodically be required to work at another THP site and therefore periodic travel between sites may be necessary. In future your primary site may change with reasonable notice.
Certificate/Diploma for Pharmacy Technician
Registered, Pharmacy Technician with the Ontario College of Pharmacists (OCP)
Preceptor training with OCP is an asset
Membership with the Canadian Associate of Pharmacy Technicians (C.A.P.T), preferred
Experience in a hospital pharmacy, preferred
Sound working knowledge of computer applications i.e. Meditech and Microsoft Office
Ability to handle a variety of complex tasks and issues promptly and efficiently while maintaining accuracy and meeting conflicting deadlines
Strong interpersonal, problem solving, organizational, and communication skills
Experience in providing exceptional patient centred care
Duties as a Pharmacy Technician, in a Unit Dose setting with automation
In collaboration with other Pharmacy Technicians, will deliver appropriate teaching to pharmacy students
Computer order/data entry
Ability to repackage solid and liquid unit dose packages
Ability to perform patient Best Possible Medication Histories
Purchasing of pharmaceuticals and Inventory control
Intravenous admixtures including chemotherapy and TPN
Ability to travel between all 3 hospital sites
Internal Candidates who believe they possess the necessary qualifications and experience for this position and who have been in their current position for at least six (6) months are encouraged to apply.
To pursue this career opportunity, please visit our website: www.trilliumhealthpartners.ca
Trillium Health Partners is an equal opportunity employer committed to fostering a healthy and positive work environment.
In accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005 and the Ontario Human Rights Code Trillium Health Partners will provide accommodations throughout the recruitment and selection process to applicants with disabilities. If selected to participate in the recruitment and selection process, please inform Human Resources of the nature of any accommodation(s) that you may require in respect of any materials or processes used to ensure your equal participation.
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Trillium Health Partners is identified under the French Language Services Act.
We thank all those who apply but only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.