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Career Opportunity

Posting Number: 223-17
Date of Posting: 2017-09-08
Closing Date: 2017-09-14
Allied Health Professionals


Full-Time, Temporary (Approx. 3 months)
Owen Sound

Reporting to the Director of Pharmacy, Pharmacists are responsible for drug distribution and clinical activities for all patients at all GBHS affiliated sites.  This includes monitoring patient drug therapy and providing drug education to patients and other health care providers.  The pharmacist reviews all physicians’ orders screening for drug interactions, therapeutic duplicates, dose range checking, therapeutic appropriateness and any other pharmacy related concerns. It may also include checking work of Technician staff and provision of pharmacy services in our retail pharmacy.

Qualifications / Skills / Abilities:


  • Licensure or eligibility for licensure with the Ontario College of Pharmacists
  • Ability to provide and promote patient centered care
  • Leadership, problem-solving, decision-making and organizational skills
  • Interviewing and patient assessment skills
  • Willingness to orient to other unit specialties
  • Proven verbal and written communication skills
  • Interest and experience in patient education and health promotion
  • Commitment to continuous professional development and continuing education
  • General computer skills
  • Available for all shifts, including weekends and ability for multi-site coverage when required
  • Possession of a valid Ontario Class “G” Driver’s License and personal vehicle
  • Recent satisfactory performance and attendance records
  • Knowledge of and adherence to GBHS ‘CARE’ Behaviours (Collaboration, Accountability, Respect, Excellence)
  • Advocates and supports a culture of patient safety and demonstrates an understanding of how the department service and assigned responsibilities contribute to overall patient safety at GBHS through patient safety knowledge, skills and attitudes


  • Membership in Canadian Society of Hospital Pharmacists
  • Knowledge of Cerner information systems
  • A General Hospital Residency Certificate or 3 years’ experience in a hospital with clinical pharmacist responsibilities

To be considered for this position, please submit a resume to the address or fax number below or complete the On-line Application form. Applications must be received in Human Resources no later than 4 p.m. on the closing date. Grey Bruce Health Services is an equal opportunity employer.

You can submit your resume to one of the following:

Phone: 519-376-2121 extension 2014
Fax: 519-372-3949
Mail: Attn: Human Resources Department
PO Box 1800
1800 8th Street East
Owen Sound, ON N4K 6M9


Contact HR

Mailing address: 1800 8th Street East Owen Sound, ON N4K 6M9

(519) 376-2121

(519) 372-3949


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