Pharmacy Technician

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Department: Central Gippsland Health
Work Type: Fixed term - full time
Job Function: Medical and Nursing
Classification: As per award
Work Location: Gippsland - Wellington
Reference: VG/1307792
Closing Date: 04-Dec-2017
Salary Range: As per award
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: Pharmacy Technician Grade 2 - PD.docx (Word, 646KB)
Job Specification

Pharmacy Technician Grade 1 - PD.docx (Word, 646KB)
Job Specification

Contact: Michelle Garner
5143 8610

Position Details

Pharmacy Technician – Grade 1 or 2 (according to experience)

Full Time – Fixed Term 12 months


We are seeking an enthusiastic and motivated Hospital Pharmacy Technician to join the team at the Pharmacy Department of Central Gippsland Health.

 You will be working in a dynamic hospital pharmacy environment as part of a diverse team which includes pharmacists, pharmacy interns and experienced pharmacy technicians.

 The position suits someone who is a team player with excellent communication and computing skills, a desire to continually learn and improve and the ability to adapt in a fast paced environment. The successful applicant will report to the Director of Pharmacy and work within a team to provide support for technical duties , such as dispensing, supply of medications to clinical areas, liaising with remote sites to facilitate medication supply and active participation in medication safety and other department projects. Active participation in training opportunities is a key requirement of the role and will be facilitated by CGH.

CGH offers excellent terms and conditions including salary packaging and support. A career with us is a rewarding experience, offering great prospects for career diversity and professional development.

Selection Criteria:


-      Excellent communication skills

-      General Computer skills

-      Victorian Drivers licence

Preference will be given to the following attributes:

-      Hospital or community pharmacy experience

-       Certificate III or IV in Hospital/Health Services Pharmacy Support or equivalent


For further information please contact Michelle Garner, Director of Pharmacy, by email, at, or by phone, on 03 5143 8610.


Applications must include:

  • Cover letter addressing key items in the Position Description and including qualifications, experience and technical capabilities
  • Current resume detailing previous experience, training and the names and telephone numbers of two (2) relevant referees 

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