Registered Pharmacist – yYoung Medical Clinic Pharmacy

Registered Pharmacist – yYoung Medical Clinic Pharmacy

Currently seeking a Full-time Pharmacy Manager that is self-motivated, dependable, empathetic and detail-oriented. The ideal candidate is someone who is committed and enthusiastic about making a difference in the lives of others. We pride ourselves in offering a flexible, supportive and friendly work environment dedicated to helping you succeed.

About Us:

At yYoung, we care about your health & wellness.

With 2 locations in central Vancouver, we offer a wide variety of services which includes chronic condition management, customized compliance packaging solutions and naturopathic remedies. We also offer an integrated clinic which enables physician-pharmacist collaboration.
This position is for our Main street location pharmacy.

About You:

  • Self-motivated, dependable, empathetic and detail-oriented
  • Actively listens to colleagues and patients to provide the best service
  • Perseveres in the face of setbacks and challenges
  • Able to delegate tasks and promote excitement around goals to get team members engaged and feel empowered
  • Willingness to learn, develop new skills and be open to new ideas
  • Passionate about the community and reaching out to help develop new opportunities for our Pharmacy

We pride ourselves in offering a flexible, supportive and friendly work environment dedicated to helping you succeed.

Responsibilities:

  • Overseeing store operations
  • Accepting prescriptions or refill requests and ensuring that they are dispensed accurately and effectively
  • Maintain customer medication profiles and records
  • Providing consultation on medication information and advice
  • Ensure proper preparation, packaging, distribution and storage of vaccines and medications
  • Compound prescribed pharmaceutical products
  • Compliance with all Federal & Provincial legislation
  • Good working knowledge of BC Pharmacare and Third Party billing policies, including follow up and collection.
  • Locating merchandise on the sales floor and advising customers on the selection of medication brands, medical devices, and health-care supplies
  • Increasing over the counter sales and working in collaboration with our Purchasing Manager; Natural Products Advisor; Registered Holistic Nutritionist
  • Scheduling staff; ensuring correct hours of work documented

Qualifications:

  • Doctor of Pharmacy preferred; minimum of a Bachelor Degree in Pharmacy and Pharmacist License is required; must be in good standing with the BC College of Pharmacists
  • Current or prior experience as a Clinical Consultant Pharmacist or Operational Pharmacist in Long Term Care/Assisted Living/Retirement Homes is required (Pharmacists from hospital environments are also very welcome to apply)
  • Injection Certification; Certified Geriatric Pharmacist (CGP) Certification is an asset
  • Current First Aid
  • Available to work 5 days a week; shared rotation of an after-hours phone line may be required in the future

Skills and abilities:

  • Proficiency with Telus rx-a is an asset
  • Support initiatives for the future by thinking outside the box
  • Excellent time management capabilities, organization and flexibility
  • Fluent in English with excellent written, oral, and interpersonal skills
  • Exhibits a professional image, mature communication style, and proper phone etiquette

If Interested, please email your resume and cover letter to Kathy at kathy.chuma@yyoung.com.

We thank you in advance for your application, only selected candidates will be contacted.