Pharmacy Technician (Grade 2)

  • Company:
    Barwon Health
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    2 days ago
  • Category:
    Pharmacy

Position Summary

  • Casual Pharmacy Technician position supporting Outpatient Pharmacists in providing quality services to the hospital
  • Ongoing training and professional development in a supported work environment
  • Enhance your career at Victoria’s leading regional healthcare service
  • About the facility 

    The Barwon Health Pharmacy Department provides an extensive range of pharmacy services to the University Hospital Geelong, McKellar Centre, Community Health Centres and small hospitals in the region. Barwon Health is the first hospital in Australia to adopt ROWA robot technology for our inventory control. In keeping with Barwon Health’s commitment as a leading tertiary teaching hospital, the service has an active involvement with education for student and intern pharmacists as well as medical, nursing and other health professionals. 

    About the role 

    In this role you will be required to fill a casual position at Barwon Health’s Pharmacy Department, based at University Hospital Geelong, but may be required to work across all three campuses of Barwon Health. You will be supporting Outpatient Pharmacists in providing quality services to both the outpatients and inpatients of the hospital.

    This position requires excellent interpersonal and communication skills and a current knowledge of the PBS. Previous hospital Pharmacy experience is desirable. 

    If you think you have what it takes to join our active and vibrant team, please apply.

    About the culture 

    You will have the opportunity to be part of a highly skilled, professional, friendly and dedicated team who takes pride in providing high quality service. Barwon Health provides a supportive environment that encourages professional growth and education in this specialist area. 

    Barwon Health staff benefits

  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Professional development
  • Access to employee wellness facility
  • Salary packaging
  • Social club
  • At Barwon Health we harness a diverse and inclusive workforce where we value each person’s uniqueness. We will embrace diverse life experiences and the perspectives of our people, whilst providing high-quality health care to all members of our community, regardless of age, gender, ethnicity, religion, cultural background, disability, or sexual orientation.

    Our organisation promotes the safety, wellbeing and inclusion of our staff and consumers including children, and have appropriate recruitment resources in place to ensure background checks and reference checks are completed.

    At Barwon Health we are committed to providing positive employment opportunities and outcomes for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and welcome employment applications from candidates of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander background.

    We Barwon Health is proud to be Totally Smoke Free.

    Selection Criteria Essential: Can you please list Barwon Health’s values?
    Essential: Can you please choose one of Barwon Health’s values and describe a situation in the workplace where you have displayed this value?
    Essential: Excellent Communication and organisational skills
    Desirable: Previous hospital pharmacy experience
    Desirable: Strong analytical and problem solving skills
    Essential: High level of accuracy and attention to detail
    Desirable: Current PBS experience