Position Details
Reference Number 20416
Position Title Grade 3 IBD Clinical Pharmacy Technician
Employment Type Permanent Full Time
Directorate Office of CMO
Division CMO - Operations
Location Northern Health (all campuses)
Award Classification 04 - Health & Allied Srv - TH10 - PHARMACY TECH GR 3
Salary (Fortnight) $0.00
Hours 80.00
Position Summary

At Northern Health, we take care of the residents of Melbourne’s north, by providing a diverse range of health services, at Northern Hospital Epping, Broadmeadows Hospital, Craigieburn Centre and Bundoora Centre. We also collaborate with our partners to help expand the range of healthcare services offered to our culturally rich and diverse community.

An exciting opportunity exists for an enthusiastic Grade 3 pharmacy technician to join the team at Northern Health. This role requires a Certificate III in Health (Hospital Pharmacy Technician), current Victorian Driver's Licence, Working with Children History Check and at least 3 year's full-time experience as a pharmacy technician.

In the first instance this role is a permanent full-time position at 80 hours per fortnight.

Initially, this role will be based in the Gastroenterology Unit, in particular, the Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) specialty, working alongside with the IBD Pharmacist, after then the role will be rotated to other areas commonly serviced by a Clinical Pharmacy Technician. This role will demand compliance with Pharmacy competency and credentialing requirements for the Clinical Pharmacy Grade 3 Technician role. Grade 3

Pharmacy Technician will work closely with IBD unit and nursing specialists, junior medical staff, allied health, ancillary services as well as pharmacy team to achieve strategic outcomes of the Pharmacy Department and Northern Health.


We can offer:

  • The opportunity to join a friendly and progressive team in a rapidly expanding and dynamic organisation.
  • Encouragement to grow, innovate and partake in ongoing training and development programs.
  • An inclusive and culturally safe space.
  • Benefits including salary packaging, monthly accrued day off, flexible working arrangements, access to EAP, library access and onsite car parking. 

Next Steps . . .

If this opportunity sounds like the next step in your career, then we would love to hear from you. Please click on the 'Apply' button and follow the prompts. For further details, please contact Deanna Guy (Deputy Director of Pharmacy - Clinical) on 0402686589 or via email deanna.guy@nh.org.au


Selection Criteria Essential: Current Victorian Driver's Licence
Essential: Current National Police Check
Essential: Current Working with Children History Check
Essential: Minimum of 3 years' full time experience as a qualified Pharmacy Technician
Essential: Hold a Certificate IV in Health (Hospital Pharmacy Technician) or equivalent that has been awarded by a registered training organisation OR working towards this
Contact Person Deanna Guy
Contact Number 0402686589
Alternate Contact Person Carol Ly
Alternate Contact Number 0413857247
Closing Date 15/10/2020
Position Description
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