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Pharmacy Assistant

Pharmacy Assistant

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Cambrian Pharmacy is a home-grown, independent pharmacy situated in North West Calgary.  Since 1959, we have been supporting local neighbours by bringing a unique approach to health, combining traditional medicine with complementary therapies as well as a full-service compounding lab. Their customized services cater to specific needs of individual patients, and we are currently seeking a full-time Pharmacy Assistant to join our family-oriented team.


  • 2-3 years of retail pharmacy experience (compouding experience would be considered an sset)
  • Completed a recognized pharmacy assistant program (prior work experience may be considered)
  • Superior commuication skills (both written and verbal)
  • Flexibility with working hours
  • Solid computer skills including the use of patient systems such as Kroll and the ability to learn other technologies
  • Enjoy being challenged
  • A willingness to think outside of the box
  • Can function efficinetly and effectively in a high paced team environment


  • Assisting the pharmacists in the day to day nature of their roles
  • Patient greeting and confirmation of accuracy of all pertinent prescription information prior to filling
  • Handling general inquiries from customers
  • Data entry of patient care information 
  • Handling customer pick up
  • Accurate dispensing prescription medications
  • Maintenance of pharmacy stock through inventory control systems

Why Cambrian?

  • Competitive pay
  • Health and Dental Benefits
  • Great time off policies
  • A real family feel work environment
  • Hours are Monday to Friday, 8:30 to 8:PM, Saturdays 9-6 and closed Sundays and most statutory holidays

To apply, please send us your cover letter and resume to review. We thank all those who apply but only those chosen for an interview will be contacted.