BC Cancer Vancouver Pharmacy Technician

Provincial Health Services Authority

BC Cancer Vancouver Pharmacy Technician

Provincial Health Services Authority
Description of Position / skills Required

Pharmacy Technician
BC Cancer Vancouver, $29.27 per hour

Full-Time, Part-Time and Casual Opportunities Available! 


Are you detail-oriented and efficient? Help us accurately and effectively provide our patients with medications they need, so we can provide the best patient care possible.

What you’ll do

  • Process clinically reviewed and approved medication orders for distribution to patients.
  • Receive prescriptions (verbal and non-verbal) from practitioners. Ensure prescriptions are complete and authentic by verifying allergy status and/or demographics.
  • Prepare and process prescriptions. Pre-package oral, liquid and topical medications into unit-of-use format.
  • Ensure the accuracy and completeness of dispensed prescriptions by verifying order entries, and/or performing the final check.
  • Enter and ensure the accuracy and completeness of drug and personal health information in the pharmacy information system.

What you bring

  • Current registration (or eligibility to register) as a Pharmacy Technician with the College of Pharmacists of BC.

What’s in it for you

BC Cancer (www.bccancer.bc.ca) is part of the Provincial Health Services Authority (PHSA). Every PHSA employee enables the best possible patient care for our patients and their families. Whether you are providing direct care, conducting research, or making it possible for others to do their work, you impact the lives of British Columbians today and in the future. That’s why we’re focused on your care too – offering health, wellness, development programs to support you – at work and at home.

  • Join one of BC’s largest employers with province-wide programs, services and operations – offering vast opportunities for growth and development.
  • Access to more than 2,000 in-house training programs.
  • Enjoy a comprehensive benefits package, including municipal pension plan.
  • 12 annual statutory holidays with generous vacation entitlement and accruement.
  • Flexible work options including flextime, work locations and job sharing (eligibility will vary)
  • Perks include onsite fitness classes and discounts to 350 BC-wide recreational programs, travel, technology, car and bike sharing, and more.

Wage: $29.27 per hour
600 W 10th Ave, Vancouver, BC V5Z 4E6
Monday to Friday; 0700-1500/0800-1600/0830-1630/0900-1700

What we do
BC Cancer (bccancer.bc.ca) provides comprehensive cancer control for the people of BC. BC Cancer is part of the Provincial Health Services Authority (PHSA). PHSA provides specialized health services to British Columbians, including cancer care, organ transplantation, pediatrics, emergency services, mental health and substance use services, and more.

Our values reflect our commitment to excellence and include: Patients first – Respect people – Be compassionate – Dare to innovate - Cultivate partnerships – Serve with purpose. Learn more about PHSA and our programs: https://jobs.phsa.ca/family-brands

We hire on the basis of merit and encourage all qualified applicants to apply. We recognize that our ability to provide the best care for our diverse patient populations relies on a rich diversity of skills, knowledge, backgrounds and experiences. We strive to create a safe and welcoming environment where everyone can come to work and be their best, authentic self.

Certifications / Qualifications / Education
  • Current registration (or eligibility to register) as a Pharmacy Technician with the College of Pharmacists of BC.
Job Location
Vancouver, BC
Nature of Work
Casual, Full Time, Part Time, Temporary
Health Care