Unbelievable opportunity available in northern Alberta for a skilled, passionate pharmacist

When discussing the most beautiful parts of Canada, Northern Alberta is at the top of the list. Picturesque small towns, wildlife aplenty, expansive forests and truly jaw-dropping natural beauty are just some of the things you can expect to see in this part of the province, and RPI Consulting Group currently has a stunning opportunity available for a pharmacist who would love the chance to explore this vast area. And on top of that, you’ll be taking on a role that could have a major positive impact on your career.

The town of your dreams

If you’re currently living in a large city somewhere in Canada and yearn for a smaller, more tight-knit community, believe us when we tell you that this could be nothing less than your dream position! With a population of 3,000, this is the definition of a small town, and while all of the possible amenities you could ever need are available, you’ll also be able to enjoy quiet evenings and the opportunity to experience small-town living. On top of that, you’ll have endless opportunities to enjoy hiking in the woods, camping, swimming, exploring, etc. If you’re a fan of the great outdoors, this is a job you’ll want to apply for!

A managerial role

For this assignment, we’re looking for a skilled pharmacist who would be willing to work as a pharmacy manager for approximately 3 months, commencing June 1 and ending on or around August 31. You will be managing a retail, community pharmacy that fills an average of 200 prescriptions per day, working 42 hours per week, and you will be expected to work one weekend per month. You will be working alongside several experienced pharmacy assistants throughout the duration of the assignment. In addition, you’ll be expected to have the following:

  • A reliable vehicle and a valid driver’s license (this is a must-have)
  • Experience with blister packs
  • Knowledge of the Kroll pharmacy system
  • Additional prescribing authorization (APA) would be considered a great asset

The following qualifications are also necessary:

  • Alberta-licensed Pharmacist
  • Bachelor of Science degree in Pharmacy
  • Pharmacy Examining Boards of Canada certificate
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Excellent leadership skills
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Ability to work well with others in team environment

Ultimately, we are looking for a candidate who is comfortable and confident to take over the managerial duties of the pharmacy while our client is away on extended leave. The salary for this position will be $65 per hour.

In closing

We expect this to be a very popular and highly sought-after opportunity…so don’t wait! Contact our team of Account Managers, or simply email your resume to jobs@rpigroup.ca, and set yourself up for a summer to remember!

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