Locum Pharmacist

Job Title: Locum Pharmacist
Contract Type: Locum
Location: Northern Suburbs Melbourne, Victoria
Salary: Up to AU$42 per hour + super
Start Date: 29/04/19
Reference: 200032320_1554946873
Contact Name: Nivi Kent
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 11, 2019 11:41

Job Description

Client & Location Information

Store based in the northern suburbs of Melbourne, approx. 35mins north of the CBD.

Job Specification

Locum Pharmacist required from Monday 29th April to Friday 31st May

Work Hours: 40hrs per week which may comprise of 3 x 10hr days. Preferably Monday to Wednesday, however the manager is flexible on the days. No weekends required.

The role is not a standard pharmacist role. The role is delivering medications to this particular group across the metropolitan and rural areas. The store is based in the northern suburbs (location will be disclosed upon application) and all delivery runs start and finish at that location.

The pharmacist will be responsible for:
· Delivery of all restricted and non-restricted medications between the medication warehouse and the group branches;
· Restocking and maintaining branch imprest levels at appropriate quantities;
· Removal and disposal of expired medications; and · Rotation of short-dated medications to other teams to minimise wastage.
· The locum pharmacist is likely required to complete x2-3 overnight routes (1 night stay for each) during the period of employment so it is vital that this is suitable for their personal circumstances
· Working hours is x 3 weekdays each week with shifts between 8-10 hours (10 hours more likely for visits to rural sites). There is some flexibility in actual days worked and start/finish times.

Experience Required

* Registered as a pharmacist with the Australian Pharmacy Board (AHPRA)
* Car licence required

Extras: Delivery vehicle provided and suitable training in executing the medication deliveries, as well as a shirt/polo for pharmacist identification at the branches.

Salary & Benefits

$42/hr + super Monday - Friday & $50/hr+super Saturday and $65/hr+super Sunday

How to Apply

Submit your interest online, or if you are registered with us contact Nivi or Belinda directly for a confidential discussion on 1800 429 829 or email