Registered Pharmacy Technician
Job Description

Are you looking to make a difference in a patient’s life?  At Innomar Strategies, a company of AmerisourceBergen, you will find an innovative culture that is patient focused and dedicated to making a difference.  As an organization, we are united in our responsibility to create healthier futures.


As a part of our distribution model, Innomar Strategies offers pharmacy services for specialty medications through our pharmacy network located across Canada. Our pharmacies deliver medication directly to the patient’s home, or place of infusion/injection, such as their physician’s office or an InnomarClinic.



We are hiring a Registered Pharmacy Technician for our pharmacy in Burnaby, BC.





Reporting directly to the Pharmacy Manager, you will be responsible for the technical aspects of new and refill prescriptions and checking prescriptions for accuracy. Working in collaboration with the Pharmacy Team, you will assume responsibility for regulated competencies in the preparation of prescriptions, maintenance of drug inventory and cash control systems. The Registered Pharmacy Technician also coordinates departmental quality assurance and other customer-focused services with the Pharmacy Manager.  




What You'll Do:
  • Assist Pharmacy Manager in the day to day management of workload
  • Collaborate with Pharmacists and Pharmacy Assistants to fulfill prescription orders
  • Work independently on labeling and filling/refilling prescriptions
  • Perform an independent double check for repeat prescription release
  • Verify that customer receives correct prescription(s)
  • Identify potential therapeutic issues and seek the Pharmacist’s therapeutic check
  • Work collaboratively with Innomar and ABSG Patient Programs in fulfilling pharmacy responsibilities
  • Prepare/review and process billings, claims, disbursements and related documents
  • Assist patients who are picking up prescriptions
  • Enter prescriptions into the computer; retrieve and/or correct data in computer
  • Screen calls and gather relevant information for Pharmacist
  • Order, maintain and prepare inventory of medications
  • Review invoices or other documentation
  • Pack and ship prescription orders
  • Receive and maintain accurate inventory
  • Renew your license with the College of Pharmacists of British Columbia an annual basis, and to participate in the Quality Assurance Process on a regular basis, as part of their continuing education





  • Pharmacy Technician diploma from an accredited college and successful completion of Structured Practical Training or successful completion of the Bridging Program and a Certificate of Registration with the College of Pharmacists in the province of employment
  • Two or more years of related pharmacy experience
  • Strong proficiency in Kroll required
  • Proficiency in Microsoft applications (Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
  • Excellent knowledge of pharmacy operations
  • Working knowledge of pharmaceutical industry and drug distribution practices
  • Demonstrated excellence in customer service
  • Business and financial acumen
  • Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing
  • Ability to consistently meet deadlines
  • Excellent problem-solving skills to resolve issues effectively and efficiently
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision
  • Excellent time management skills
  • Organized, with the ability to multi-task and maintain accuracy
  • Meticulous attention to detail


    We offer competitive total rewards compensation. Our commitment to our associates includes offering benefit programs that are comprehensive, competitive and will meet the needs of our associates.

    • Competitive compensation packages
    • Comprehensive health and dental plans
    • Flexible & remote working options
    • Employer RRSP-matching
    • Online peer-to-peer recognition program
    • Corporate discounts with multiple establishments, including fitness centers
    • Health & Wellness program

    AmerisourceBergen is a publicly traded Fortune 11 global healthcare solutions company and is one of the world's largest pharmaceutical services companies. Innomar Strategies, a part of AmerisourceBergen, is Canada’s leading patient support provider for specialty pharmaceuticals. Through our Integrated Service Model, we deliver customized solutions to improve product access, increase supply chain efficiency, and enhance patient care. Innomar is the trusted expert in specialty pharmaceuticals with an unwavering commitment to patients.





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    Company Overview

    Innomar Strategies was founded in 2001 around the kitchen table of our current president, Guy Payette, and his partners. The company originally specialized in market access and reimbursement consulting, and gradually expanded its capabilities to include fully integrated patient support programming, nursing support, and specialty logistics. By the end of 2008, the company had grown to have over 450 associates.

    In 2009, AmerisourceBergen acquired Innomar Strategies further establishing the company’s expertise in specialty pharmaceuticals. As part of AmerisourceBergen, Innomar Strategies is connected with a global leader in healthcare with over $135 billion of annualized revenue and 18,000 associates. AmerisourceBergen has an established history of delivering innovative programs and solutions across the pharmaceutical supply channel.

    With over 1,200 associates and a nationwide footprint, Innomar Strategies is Canada’s leading service provider to specialty pharmaceutical and biotech manufacturers. Innomar is differentiated by their Integrated Service Model, which provides customized solutions to improve product access, increase supply chain efficiency, and enhance patient care. Manufacturers trust Innomar Strategies to deliver innovative brand solutions throughout the product lifecycle.