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University Health Network Pharmacy Inventory Clerk I in Toronto, Ontario

Pharmacy Inventory Clerk I - Toronto, Ontario


Position: Pharmacy Inventory Clerk I (2 Positions available)

Site: Toronto General Hospital

Department: Pharmacy

Reports to: Manager

Hours: Monday Friday 6am- 2pm or 9am-5pm

Status: Temporary Full-Time 3 months

University Health Network (UHN) is looking for an experienced professional to fill the key role of Pharmacy Clerk I in our Pharmacy Department.

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The University Health Network, where “above all else the needs of patients come first”, encompasses Toronto General Hospital, Toronto Western Hospital, Princess Margaret Cancer Centre, Toronto Rehabilitation Institute and the Michener Institute of Education. The breadth of research, the complexity of the cases treated, and the magnitude of its educational enterprise has made UHN a national and international resource for patient care, research and education. With a long tradition of groundbreaking firsts and a purpose of “Transforming lives and communities through excellence in care, discovery and learning”, the University Health Network (UHN), Canada’s largest research teaching hospital, brings together over 16,000 employees, more than 1,200 physicians, 8,000+ students, and many volunteers. UHN is a caring, creative place where amazing people are amazing the world.Find out about our purpose, values and principles here ( .


The general assistant position in the pharmacy department works within the inventory team supporting the pharmacy operations group. Daily interactions include receiving of all deliveries to pharmacy, filling of stockroom requisitions, returns management and computer entry. The position is an integral part of the inventory team and is necessary to support the operations of the pharmacy department.


  • At minimum completion of high school or recognized equivalent

  • Preferred 5 years’ experience Hospital OR Retail Pharmacy practice

  • Expert in using a Pharmacy Inventory computer system preferred

  • Must have excellent communication skills

  • Understanding of pharmaceutical nomenclature preferred

  • Knowledge of inventory control

  • Knowledge of pharmaceutical purchasing/receiving

  • Knowledge of accounting

  • Must be available to work Monday to Friday between the hours of 8am 4pm

  • Must be able to lift up to 12kg.

  • Knowledge of hand trucks and skid placements an asset

If you are interested in making your contribution at UHN, please apply on-line. You will be asked to copy and paste as well as attach your resume and covering letter. You will also be required to complete some initial screening questions.

POSTED DATE: June 10, 2021 CLOSING DATE: Posted Until Filled

For current UHN employees, only those who have successfully completed their probationary period, have a good employee record along with satisfactory attendance in accordance with UHN's attendance management program, and possess all the required experience and qualifications should apply.

University Health Network thanks all applicants, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

UHN is a respectful, caring, and inclusive workplace. We are committed to championing accessibility, diversity and equal opportunity. Requests for accommodation can be made at any stage of the recruitment process providing the applicant has met the Bona-fide requirements for the open position. Applicants need to make their requirements known when contacted.