City : Calgary, Alberta
Category : Full time
Industry : Pharmacy
Employer : Shoppers Drug Mart®
Referred applicants must not apply directly to this role. All referred applicants must use their unique referral link generated when they are referred by an existing colleague.
Location:317 7Th Ave Sw, Unit T 100, Calgary, Alberta, T2P 2Y9
At Shoppers Drug Mart, we’re innovating health and wellness in Canada. From prescriptions to walk-in clinics, and a beloved loyalty program, we’re caring and supporting our customers in new ways every day.
With more than 1,300 locally owned and operated stores from coast to coast, the Shoppers Drug Mart network is more than a great place to shop, it’s a great place to work. We’re committed to building our talented team who champion collaboration, kindness and inclusivity. Join our team, and help recognize a healthy future for your career and for all Canadians.
Why this role is important?
Shoppers Drug Mart is looking for pharmacists who are passionate about patient care and making a difference. As a member of our team, you'll work in a dynamic environment alongside a group of like-minded professionals who share your commitment to patient care. We are excited to announce that this location recently opened a Pharmacy Care Clinic.
Our Pharmacy Care Clinics provide the opportunity for you to practice patient care in a clinic environment while still providing support with dispensary and pharmacy workflow activities as required.
In return, we offer: a competitive compensation package, a supportive work environment that is crucial to your success, and a healthy balance of work and play. If we haven’t sparked your interest, there are even more reasons to consider joining our team. In addition to the benefits already mentioned, we also offer:
Continuous in-house training and education
An employee discount program
A ‘LEAD’ program for pharmacists interested in becoming future Associate-Owners
Flexible scheduling options to accommodate your lifestyle
Employee benefits and matching contributions towards a Registered Retirement Savings Plan (RRSP)
Alberta pharmacists have the most comprehensive authority of any province or territory in Canada. Some of your day-to-day responsibilities will include:
Patient assessments to prescribe new medications/extend existing medications
Travel Health Consultations
Chronic Disease Management via medication reviews
Administration of medications by injection
Point of Care screening/swabs
Providing lab requisitions and interpreting lab results
Collaboration with other HCPs to establish circles of care for patients
Counselling patients on prescription medication use
Dispensary activity and pharmacy workflow activity as required
To be successful in this role, we require:
Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy
Alberta Pharmacist License
Additional Prescribing Authorization (APA) certification or currently pursuing certification
Injection Certification required
A minimum level C First Aid certification
Additional accreditations are an asset (e.g., CDE, CRE, CTH, etc.)
Knowledge of HealthWATCH® pharmacy software an asset
Superior customer relations skills and a strong sense of professionalism
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
Strong problem-solving skills including the experience formulating and executing action plans
If you're excited about the opportunity to work in a dynamic, driven, and supportive environment that values your skills, talents, and contributions, we'd love to welcome you aboard!
Why work at Shoppers Drug Mart?
Acting as consultants, supporting internal customers and the Associate-Owners, you will get experience unique to the retail industry while working for an award-winning national brand. Benefit from a purchase discount program, competitive pay and online learning through Academy.
Take ownership of your work and find more ways to care about your work, co-workers, customers and community.
How You’ll Succeed:
At Shoppers Drug Mart Inc., we seek great people to continually strengthen our culture. We believe great people model our values, are authentic, build trust and make connections.
If that sounds like you, and you are open-minded, responsive to change and up to the challenges provided in a fast-paced retail environment, apply today.
Employment Type:Full time
Type of Role:Regular
Shoppers Drug Mart Inc. recognizes Canada's diversity as a source of national pride and strength. We have made it a priority to reflect our nation’s evolving diversity in the products we sell, the people we hire, and the culture we create in our organization. Accommodation is available upon request for applicants with disabilities in the recruitment and assessment process and when hired.
In addition, we believe that compliance with laws is about doing the right thing. Upholding the law is part of our Code of Conduct – it reinforces what our customers and stakeholders expect of us.
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