ACT/Checking Technician, Fleming Pharmacy, Edinburgh

Job reference: ACT/Checking Technician

Pharmacy Name: Fleming Pharmacy
Contact Name: Simon Gemmell
Contact Telephone: 0131 658 1274

The position requires:

  • Good communication skills
  • Team player
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to deal with multiple tasks
  • confidentiality

Job Responsibilities

  • Accuracy checking of prescriptions and weekly blister packs
  • You will work within a close team dealing with all aspects of the dispensing process
  • Contributing to the management of stock within the pharmacy
  • Helping and managing customers with their inquiries and needs with a high standard of customer service both in person and on the telephone
  • Engage with our customers through provision of the pharmacy contract
  • Be motivated and willing to perform all tasks in the pharmacy setting
  • Help maintain a safe, tidy and productive workplace
  • The sale of over-the-counter medicines and the provision of information to customers on symptoms and products prescription receipt and collection
  • The assembly of prescribed items (including the generation of labels) ordering, receiving and storing pharmaceutical stock
  • The supply of pharmaceutical stock
  • Preparation of pharmaceutical products
  • Assembly of medicinal products


NVQ/SVQ level 2 or level 3 or equivalent in dispensing would be required NVQ 2 or equivalent of Medicines counter assistant would be required

To Apply:

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