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Pharmacy Student - Part-time - Central Fill - Surrey, BC

Requisition ID:  68843 

Career Group:  Pharmacy Careers 

Job Category:  National Pharmacy 

Travel Requirements: 


Country: Canada (CA) 

Province: British Columbia (CA-BC) 

City: Surrey

Location: 4999 Central Fill Safeway 

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Safeway grocery stores provide an exceptional food shopping experience to consumers from Vancouver, British Columbia to Thunder Bay, Ontario. We are the newest member of Sobeys Inc.’s retail food offering which serves the needs of Canadians with more than 1,500 stores in over 800 communities from coast-to-coast. Whether it's your first job or you're ready for a new challenge, we have a career to fit your life. Our commitment to delivering top quality products and superior service to our customers, and for giving back to the communities we serve has earned us a reputation as an employer of choice for those looking for an exciting career in food retail.


Safeway has an amazing part-time opportunity suitable for a current Pharmacy Student enrolled at the University of British Columbia. This unique learning opportunity will allow the Pharmacy Student to experience the technical side of Community Pharmacy. In this role the Pharmacy Student will be exposed to automation technology for blister packing, vial auto-refilling and pouch packs for Long Term Care sites. Along with data entry of compound prescriptions into Kroll, the Pharmacy Student will also work in our compounding lab making complex compounds of creams and capsules for our network of retail stores. The Pharmacy Student will gain a progressive learning experience in several aspects of pharmacy operations and administration. Actively contributes to an environment of employee engagement.

Job Description

• Professional pharmacy activities appropriate to level of education
• Prescription Assembly – Data Entry
• Answer Phones
•Blister Pack Assembly
• Ordering and replenishing supplies, cleaning
• Drug order creation and receiving
• Adhere to and implement all applicable company standards
• Other duties as assigned

Job Requirements

Technical Skills:
• Above average communication skills (both oral and written)
• Strong organizational skills with attention to detail
• Ability to be self-directed and to work independently in meeting strict deadlines will be essential.
Education and Experience:
• Enrollment in Pharmacy program from a recognized institution.
• Previous pharmacy experience is preferred.

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