Pharmacy Technician

Position Summary

Do you have your Pharmacy Technician certificate and are registered as a Pharmacy Technician with the College of Pharmacists of British Columbia? We have an amazing casual opportunity at Royal Inland Hospital in beautiful Kamloops, BC.

Join our team as we build clinical pharmacy practice across Interior Health through innovation, progression, and dedication! At Interior Health we provide room-to-grow and the opportunity to make a significant, personal contribution to the lives of others. If you seek the peace and tranquility of rural living, you’ll find it within the beautiful, natural setting of the Interior of British Columbia!

As a registered Pharmacy Technician, you will process medication orders that are clinically reviewed for therapeutic appropriateness and approved by a Pharmacist. The Pharmacy Technician receives verbal and non-verbal prescriptions from practitioners and ensures that prescriptions are complete and authentic. The duties include preparing, processing and compounding prescriptions. This position is responsible for ensuring the accuracy and completeness of dispensed prescriptions prepared by self or others by verifying order entries and/or performing the final check of dispensed prescriptions. The duties include processing prescriptions for temporary inpatient leaves of absence, transferring prescriptions to and receiving prescriptions from other pharmacies, and entering and ensuring the accuracy and completeness of drug and personal health information in the Pharmacy information system.

This is a casual day shift opportunity with the following possible shift times: 07:00 to 15:25, 07:30 to 15:55, 09:00 to 17:25, 10:00 to 18:25, 08:00 to 16:25, 08:30 to 16:55, 11:00 to 19:25, 14:35 to 23:00

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


Education, Training and Experience:

• Grade 12
• Graduation from an accredited Pharmacy Technician program or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.
• Current practicing registration as a Pharmacy Technician with the College of Pharmacists of British Columbia.

Skills and Abilities:

• Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing.
• Ability to deal with others effectively.
• Physical ability to carry out the duties of the position.
• Ability to keyboard.
• Ability to organize work.
• Ability to operate related equipment.


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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