Pharmacy Technician (525055)

  • Tasmania Government
  • Australia, Tas
  • Oct 11, 2021
Medicine Full-time, Part-time

Job Description:

Following an announcement by the Tasmanian Government, a Public Health Direction was issued on 10 September 2021 requiring that all Health Workers are vaccinated against COVID-19. This step is critical in protecting both our health workforce and vulnerable Tasmanians in our care.

Applicants for any position within the Department of Health must be prepared to be vaccinated against COVID-19 as a condition of their employment.

Do you have?

Statewide Hospital Pharmacy, led by Executive Director Tom Simpson, provides hospital pharmacy services to patients of Tasmania’s acute public hospitals through on-site pharmacy departments, and a remote service to the district hospitals.

Services include clinical and specialist pharmacy services, dispensing medications, on-site doses of chemotherapy, involvement in local national and international clinical trials and specialist support services including the telehealth-based Remote Clinical Pharmacy service.

Details of Appointment

Permanent part-time hours, working up to 60.8 hours per fortnight from November 2021

1 x Fixed Term, working up to 76 per fortnight, commencing November until August 2022.

Salary: $64,212 - $69,522 pro rata per annum + 9.5% superannuation + access to salary packaging

Reporting to the Senior Technician or Supervisory Pharmacist , the focus of duties of this role are:

Please note: subsequent appointments may be made from this process and notwithstanding hours may be negotiated with the successful applicant.

What we offer

Download the Statement of Duties

Applicant Guide

How to Apply

Apply Online. Please click the blue "Apply now" button on this screen. This ensures important questions about you are answered.

You will be prompted to complete a 1-2 page application detailing your experience, skills and knowledge as they relate to the attached Statement of Duties.

Please Note:

For More Information (Contact Officer)

Georgina Makalani

Position: Business Support Officer
Phone: (03) 6166 6802

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