Pharmacy Technician - Pharmacy Extended Care/Veterans Centre

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Date Posted: 7/13/2023

Location: Toronto, ON, Canada

Reference No.: 2023-4431

Position Type: Temporary full-time

Department: Extended Care Pharmacy

FTE Status: 1.00

Hours of Work: 8 hrs

Campus Site: Bayview

Shifts Weekday Required: Days

Shifts Weekend Required: Days

Statutory Holiday(s) Required: No

Summary of Duties

Classification: Temporary Full Time (until approx. April 2025)


Key responsibilities of a Pharmacy Technician includes:

  • Performing functions while meeting standards of accuracy and speed;

  • Filling prescriptions using automation and workflow management software (Symphony/Innovations);

  • Compounding mixtures and other necessary medications;

  • Completing necessary mathematical calculations;

  • Ensuring accuracy in cash register transactions;

  • Preparation of daily cash reconciliation;

  • Preparing orders for delivery;

  • Inventory management;

  • Ordering and receiving medications and supplies.

Must be available to work a Saturday shift as per the regular pharmacy technician rotation.



  • Qualified to be regulated by the Ontario College of Pharmacists leading to licensure as a Regulated Pharmacy Technician within 18 months of graduation.

  • Detail-oriented and excellent organizational skills

  • Strong communication skills and ability to work well in a team environment

  • Self-motivated to succeed and able to take initiative

  • Reliable and punctual

  • Proficient in computer and data entry skills

  • Previous customer service skills strongly preferred

  • Knowledge of retail pharmacy computer system strongly preferred (Kroll)

  • Knowledge of third party billing preferred

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Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre is committed to providing accessible employment practices that are in compliance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA). If you require accommodation for disability during any stage of the recruitment process, please indicate this in your cover letter.

Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre is strongly committed to inclusion and diversity within its community and welcomes all applicants including but not limited to: visible minorities, all religions and ethnicities, persons with disabilities, LGBTQ persons, and all others who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas.

Please be advised that in order to be eligible for employment at Sunnybrook, all new hires must have received the full series of a COVID-19 vaccine or combination of COVID-19 vaccines approved by Health Canada (e.g., two doses of a two-dose vaccine series, or one dose of a single-dose vaccine series); AND have received the final dose of the COVID-19 vaccine at least 14 days ago. Medical exemptions or any other kind of requested exemption based upon the Hospital’s obligations pursuant to the Ontario Human Rights Code will be considered on a case-by-case basis.

We thank all applicants for their interest. However, only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre is an equal opportunity employer.