Pharmacist – Mount Ida IDA Pharmacy

Pharmacist – Mount Ida IDA Pharmacy

Company Description 

Mount Ida Pharmacy is located in Salmon Arm, British Columbia, situated on beautiful Shuswap Lake. We are independently owned and operated, and have been proudly serving all of Salmon Arm and surrounding areas since  2008. 

Our goal is to provide our patients with all their pharmacy needs including Compliance Pill Packaging, Home Health  Care, Medical Supplies, and even Custom Compounding (both sterile and non-sterile) from our nearby sister location. 

Our company culture is one that promotes a positive work environment and work-life balance. No late evenings,  our store is open limited hours on Saturdays (9am – 3pm) and we’re closed all Sundays and holidays. Enjoy your evenings and weekends at the lake, camping at one of the 20+ provincial parks in the area, or spend time during the winter months at one of the nearby downhill or cross-country ski areas.  

We offer a comprehensive benefits package and an excellent employee discount program. Our group of 18 stores is independently owned and operated. This means you have the ability to work with the owner and management team to quickly make decisions and resolve any issues or concerns. 

Job Description 

At Mount Ida Pharmacy we are innovative problem solvers that focus on finding a suitable solution for every one of our patients. We offer a collaborative team environment and are conveniently located beside a medical clinic.  This allows our pharmacists to easily communicate with practitioners to provide our patients with exceptional care. 

As the Staff Pharmacist you will be responsible for the day-to-day operations of the pharmacy including: 

  • Supervision of all staff, including providing guidance and direction on a daily basis. 
  • Accountable for the day-to-day operations and profitability of the pharmacy. 
  • Medication reviews, vaccine administration and other clinical services when appropriate.
  • Working with the management team to identify strategies in maintaining the current business operations and identifying opportunities for growth. 
  • Managing adequate inventory levels. 
  • Preparation of reports for the management team 
  • Compliance with all bylaws of the College of Pharmacists of B.C.  

The successful candidate will have: 

  • A license to be a practicing pharmacist in the province of British Columbia. 
  • Leadership skills and the ability to motivate others. 
  • Good verbal and written communication skills. 
  • Problem solving and conflict resolution skills. 
  • Exceptional customer service skills. 
  • Good organizational skills and the ability to multi task. 
  • Ability to build a business using community based marketing strategies. 

Compensation is highly competitive and will be based on experience level of the successful candidate ($50 – $55/hr). 

If you are interested in joining our team please send a resume to Chris Kooner at

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