Pharmacy Assistant

Position Summary

The Pharmacy team at Cariboo Memorial Hospital is looking for a casual Pharmacy Assistant to join the team! If you are a Pharmacy Assistant and want to be part of a supportive and cohesive team, we would love to hear from you.

Effective April 1, 2023, hourly rate of pay is $27.74 per hour.

What will you work on?

Working under close supervision of a Pharmacist or Pharmacy Technician, you will assist with various aspects of the Pharmacy Department Operations. The duties include performing packaging and distribution of unit dose medications, as well as specified inventory control and statistical reporting activities and other related clerical functions.

Work will consist of on-call and/or blocks of shifts to cover sick time and/or scheduled leaves. Shifts types are days and shift times are from 07:00 to 15:00 and 08:00 to 16:00 hours.

Once hired into a casual role, employees are eligible to apply for internal postings including permanent part-time or full time positions. Many opportunities at Interior Health begin with casual positions and lead to regular employment.

How Will You Create Impact?

Join our team as we build clinical pharmacy practice across Interior Health through innovation, progression, and dedication. Joining our IH team will allow you to challenge yourself professionally while enjoying all the personal pursuits available to you within this fantastic community.

How will we help you grow?

We provide you with an orientation customized to meet your needs and immediate support and access from excellent colleagues. You will have access to work in an interdisciplinary environment where patients are at the centre of care. We offer continuous education opportunities.

Reasons to Apply at Interior Health... What we can do for you

We offer a work environment conducive to growth and development of strong clinical skills. The opportunity to have a balanced lifestyle that allows you to maintain the quality of life you desire.

Come and join us! Our focus is on giving people room to grow, to make an impact in the lives of others. Apply Today!


• Grade 12
• Graduation from a recognized Pharmacy Assistant course plus one year's recent, related experience or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.


This posting is covered by the Provincial Health Officer’s mandatory COVID-19 vaccination orders and selected applicant(s) must comply.

Interior Health now offers assistance from an Aboriginal Employment Advisor. If you self-identify as Aboriginal (First Nations, Métis or Inuit) and if you would like assistance with internal career exploration, send your question via email to to be redirected to the Employment Advisor. We invite applicants to self-identify as First nations, Métis, or Inuit within cover letters and/or resumes.

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