Pharmaceutical Inventory Assistant
York Region
Newmarket, ON
Position Purpose
Reporting to the Manager, Infectious Diseases Control, is responsible for providing a supportive role, working with the Registered Pharmacy Technicians (RPhT) and Public Health Pharmacist to ensure safe and accurate distribution, transportation and delivery of large volumes of publicly-funded vaccines in York Region; assisting in the management of vaccine distribution supplies in accordance with all relevant Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care (MOHLTC) standards, protocols, guidelines, objectives and current pharmaceutical industry standards.
  • Successful completion of a High School Diploma or approved equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Minimum three (3) years experience in drug inventory and supply management.
  • Knowledge of OPHS Vaccine Storage and Handling Protocol.
  • Demonstrated good communication skills to provide high quality customer service to clients.
  • Knowledge and demonstrated ability in corporate core competencies including communication, innovation, teamwork and collaboration, and personal ownership.
  • Computer literacy utilizing MS Office software applications and inventory systems.
  • Demonstrated positive customer service skills in responding to customers in a prompt and courteous manner.
  • Valid Ontario Class “G” driver’s license free of serious offences under the Highway Traffic Act.
Scheduled Hours
Operational Hours
0830 – 1630
How to Apply
Please apply online by September 18, 2019 at 4:30 p.m. We thank all candidates for their interest, however only those selected for an interview will be contacted via email.
$28.02 to $30.44 per hour. This is a Union position - CUPE Local 905 (York Region Unit)