BioScript Pharmacy Pharmacy Assistant Full Time in St. John’s, NL

BioScript Pharmacy

Branch St. John’s NL CA

Pharmacy Assistant
St. John’s, NL

Proven customer service skills; BioScript Solutions is a network of companies that provide a unique complement of services supporting the distribution and…

BioScript Solutions is a network of companies that provide a unique complement of services supporting the distribution and provision of complex drug therapies. We are dedicated to providing the highest quality patient centered care in the specialty pharmacy industry in Canada. BioScript Pharmacy provides employees with a structured and unparalleled work environment unique to specialized pharmacy.

The Opportunity:

We are looking for a Pharmacy Assistant to join our dynamic specialized pharmacy in St. John’s, NL. The scope of this role includes filling and labelling medication, receiving orders, performing inventory counts, confirming deliveries, entering financial data into computer software, preparing invoices, maintaining patient accounts, and answering phones. This is a permanent, full time job which requires a schedule of 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM, Monday to Friday.


  • Assist with dispensing activities, such as filling and labelling medication;
  • Assist with inventory activities, such as receiving orders and counting inventory weekly;
  • Schedule and confirm medication delivery schedule;
  • Working with financial information, including entering data into computer software, preparing invoices, and maintaining patient AR accounts;
  • Participating in responding to communication from various stakeholders, including monitoring email accounts and answering phones;
  • Other related tasks as required.


  • College diploma in Pharmacy Assistant program or related field or equivalent training and experience;
  • 1+ years’ experience in a similar role;
  • Experience using Kroll in a pharmacy setting;
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills;
  • General computer proficiency and competence with Microsoft Word and Excel;
  • Proficiency with numbers and calculations;
  • Proven customer service skills;
  • Demonstrated effective time management and organizational skills;
  • High attention to detail within a fast paced environment;
  • Ability to problem solve, think critically, and make decisions;
  • Ability to meet tight deadlines;
  • Capable of lifting and organizing boxes and inventory (5-10 lbs, repetitive movements);
  • Driven by continuous learning;
  • Able to work well within a team environment.

How to Apply:

Please submit your application electronically ONLY. Please do not contact the pharmacy directly. Please note that applications without a cover letter outlining how you meet the qualifications for this role will MAY NOT be considered. We thank all applicants for their interest, however only those selected to participate in the hiring process will be contacted.

Job Type: Full-time

Job Location:

  • St. John’s, NL

Required education:

  • Diploma/Certificate

Required experience:

  • Canadian pharmacy/healthcare: 1 year

or proceed with Standard Application Form.

Employment Type: Full Time
Location: St. John's, NL, CA
Posted on: 2017-01-24
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