Pharmacy Technician/Assistant

  • Glasson Pharmacy
  • Glasson Pharmacy & The Skincare Clinic, Glassan, Athlone, County Westmeath, Ireland
  • 24/08/2018
Part time Pharmaceutical

Job Description

We are looking for an enthusiastic, motivated person to join our team 2-3 days a week, starting as soon as possible.

duties are to include:

To accurately receive, record and assemble prescriptions

To provide over the counter medicines appropriately with advice referring to the Pharmacist where appropriate.

To ensure the smooth running of the dispensary, including, maintaining computer records and ensure that the paperwork pertaining to the various schemes is kept up to date and in line with Company procedures.

To ensure that any errors or safety issues are brought promptly to the attention of the Managing Pharmacist and/or Business Manager.

To maintain good stock control including; rotation of stock, maintaining appropriate stock levels, using correct suppliers, and ensuring that the delivery details are correct as set down by the managing pharmacist.

To ensure that the Pharmacy is kept clean and tidy and any Health and Safety issues are brought promptly to the attention of the Manager.

To deliver professional and efficient customer service at all times, enhancing the relationship with Pharmacy Customers

To maintain a good working relationship between colleagues, customers and other health care professionals

To participate in training and development programmes provided by the pharmacy 

To maintain the standards of the pharmacy's cleanliness.

To follow Pharmacy standard operating procedures maintaining consistent professional standards at all times.

To work effectively as part of the Pharmacy team, being flexible and adaptable assisting in all areas of the pharmacy operation

Skills and Qualifications Required:

  • The candidate must have at least one year pharmacy experience
  • Excellent written and verbal communication
  • Good attention to detail is essential
  • Ability to use discretion when addressing information with strict confidentiality