Job Vacancy:

Ward Based Pharmacy Technician

Position: Full Time - Permanent
Job Code: 11143
Employer: Alfred Health
Salary: As per award
Closing application date: 18/02/2018

Job Description

The Department: The Pharmacy services operate over 4 sites within Alfred Health. Pharmacists, Interns, and Technicians are essential members of all teams and have a critical role in patient management. Their understanding of Pharmaceutics, Pharmacology and Medicine Management ensures Alfred Health patients receive the best pharmacy care possible.

The service has 3 key priorities

  • Medication Safety
  • Cost effective use of medicines
  • Delivery of specialist pharmacy expertise at critical points in the patient care pathway

The Role: Exciting opportunities have become available for Ward Based Pharmacy Technicians at Alfred Health. The ward based technician team and clinical service is well established and provides new challenges for those individuals wishing to develop their skills in the medicines management arena.

We are looking for motivated, forward thinking pharmacy technicians who have a positive attitude to change and are willing to work flexibly according to service need. Technicians must be enthusiastic about learning and personal development.

This position is suited to a technician who has any of the qualifications listed below and would like to further develop their skills and experience in a ward environment.


  • On-site child care centre
  • Salary Packaging
  • Discounted on-site car parking
  • On-site gymnasium
  • Child care

Selection Criteria:

Interested applicants should have:

  • Excellent people and communication skills
  • Confident working without direct supervision
  • Demonstrated experience of working to a high standard with attention to detail

You will also have any of the following qualifications:

  • Relevant Certificate IV OR Certificate III with progress towards Certificate IV (or equivalent qualifications).
  • Proven equivalent qualifications and experience

How to Apply

Via this website
Download this position description and apply directly: Further Information:
Contact: Belinda Theobald,