Pharmacy Assistant Job at Metro Drugs – Toronto, ON

Pharmacy Assistant

Metro Drugs

Toronto, ON

Full-time, Permanent

Experienced Pharmacy Assistant

Metro Drugs is looking for an experienced Pharmacy Assistant to join our team. We serve the surrounding community with a focus on group homes and small institutions. In addition to 1 year of pharmacy experience and proficiency in Kroll, the successful applicant must be organized, reliable, patient-focused, and possess excellent communication skills. We are a small pharmacy with a family feel that is dedicated to making a difference, and finding someone with a good culture fit is important. While we thank all applicants for your interest in Metro Drugs, only qualified persons will be contacted.

Primary Duties and responsibilities:

  • Prepare, fill, and check technical aspects of prescriptions using Kroll Pharmacy software
  • Prepare and process billings, claims, disbursements and related documents;
  • Work independently on labeling and filling/refilling prescriptions
  • Answer the phone and respond to inquiries from internal and external customers
  • Provide customer assistance with merchandise on the sales floor and at the cash register
  • Check store emails and respond accordingly
  • Order, receive and maintain inventory of medications and recall documentation
  • Ability to learn and troubleshoot changing technologies/machinery (Parata Max)
  • Assist in general housekeeping and administrative duties
  • Maintain workflow through effective task prioritization and teamwork

What you bring to the team:

  • Kroll software experience
  • Experience dispensing methadone
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Proven organizational and time management skills
  • Ability to work independently and as a team player
  • Strong attention to detail with a high level of accuracy
  • Excellent knowledge of pharmacy operations
  • Possess initiative in providing high quality, patient-centered, pharmaceutical care for a diverse and medically complex patient population


Salary: $40,000.00-$50,000.00 per year

Salary: $19.00-$21.00 per hour



  • Pharmacy: 1 year (preferred)

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: $20.00-$25.00 per hour


Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Toronto, ON: reliably commute or plan to relocate before starting work (required)

Application question(s):

  • Do you have experience with Kroll?
  • Do you have experience with Addiction Medicine (Methadone/Suboxone/Safe Supply)?


  • pharmacy: 1 year (preferred)

About the Company

Company: Metro Drugs –

Company Location:  Toronto, ON

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