Murphy’s Pharmacies Pharmacy Assistant Full Time in Summerside, PE

Murphy’s Pharmacies

Branch Summerside PE CA

Pharmacy Assistant
Summerside, PE

Balance pharmacy cash daily and prepare bank deposit. Responsible for accurately and efficiently completing all cash register transactions in a courteous,…

Pharmacy Assistant


Summerside, PEI

Murphy’s Pharmacies has been building healthier communities across Prince Edward Island for over 35 years.

We are proud to offer pharmacy and health services at our independent pharmacy locations and to be multiple national award winners in the areas of pharmacy design, health promotion, patient care, innovation, and charitable work.


We are looking for an experienced Pharmacy Assistant to join the Pharmacy team. The position requires a professional that is personable, patient and demonstrates an ability of being calm under a variety of situations.

This is a full time position in a fast-paced, busy environment. We offer a competitive compensation package, including Group Medical coverage and company Pension Plan.


  • Assist the pharmacist with the preparation, packaging, and distribution of prescriptions.
  • Order front store products, prescription medications, diabetes supplies, and behind the counter OTC medications and receive/verify incoming pharmaceutical and retail orders.
  • Maintain client and drug information files and gathering of all necessary information while ensuring the completeness of information.
  • Third party insurance billing and reconciliation.
  • Provide knowledgeable client care and customer service with respect to product location, selection and information.
  • Greet clients and acknowledge waiting clients, offer assistance. Ensure service is maintained at levels above industry standards.
  • Assist with client consultation via telephone.
  • Responsible for accurately and efficiently completing all cash register transactions in a courteous, prompt and accurate manner, including following all company accounting procedures.
  • Balance pharmacy cash daily and prepare bank deposit.
  • Maintain a clean work environment and ensure shelves are stocked.
  • Professional work ethic, ensuring confidentiality of client records and medical information.
  • Contributes to promoting a positive, friendly, safe, and healthy environment for all staff and clients.
  • Other responsibilities as outlined by the Managing Pharmacist.


  • The successful candidate will possess an excellent work ethic, proven ability to multi-task and communicate with clients in a pleasant manner at all times.
  • Must also possess meticulous attention to detail and accuracy.
  • Provide excellent and informed client care.
  • Self motivated, career focused professional, with excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Experience in a fast-paced environment, juggling multiple demands and establishing work priorities and goals.
  • Experience working in the dispensary and very strong track record for accuracy in all dispensary duties, as well as a solid understanding of dispensary computer systems is preferred.
  • Display excellent reliability, initiative, and team work.


Please send your cover letter and resume to our career email by April 20, 2018 quoting the job title of this position in the subject line.

Although we appreciate each application, only those being considered for an interview will be contacted.

Murphy’s Pharmacies is committed to fostering an inclusive, accessible environment, where all employees feel valued, respected and supported. We are an equal opportunity employer.

Job Type: Full-time


  • pharmarcy assistant: 1 year (Required)


  • High school or equivalent (Required)

or proceed with Standard Application Form.

Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Summerside, PE, CA
Posted on: 2018-04-04
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