FT Pharmacist - Mississauga

Marchese Hospital Solutions is looking for an innovative full-time Pharmacist to join our team in Mississauga. Marchese Hospital Solutions is a team of professionals who are committed to delivering innovative services in a state-of-the-art multifunctional compounding facility.


Responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following:

• Oversee the preparation of admixtures in a sterile environment • Provide the final review and check of all admixtures • Actively participates in the Marchese Hospital Solutions meetings with Management, bringing forward ideas for new initiatives and assuming leadership for special projects mutually agreed upon by the team • Seek opportunities to minimize risk through improvements to policies and processes that will support the reduction of errors and other factors that contribute to unintended or adverse outcomes • Act as a drug information resource for physicians and hospitals • Act as Pharmacist with Infusion speciality to guarantee the highest level of competency and staff efficiencies • Other duties as assigned


EDUCATION: • Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy is required • Minimum of two years of active licensure with OCP required KNOWLEDGE & SKILLS REQUIRED: • Excellent communication skills; ability to build rapport with external medical professionals in the field and internal staff working as part of a multidisciplinary team • Knowledge and understanding of all applicable legislation as it relates to Ontario College of Pharmacists and Health Canada. • Strong clinical pharmacy skills with enhanced knowledge of patient care, drug therapies and inter-professional collaboration

EXPERIENCE/QUALIFICATIONS: • Experience in dealing with Ministry of Health (i.e. Health Canada) and Ontario College of Pharmacists inspections • Extensive knowledge of aseptic technique and validation experience within sterile environment. • Environmental validation of sterile facilities and microbiological validation of finished goods and critical systems is required • Quality assurance sterile operation experience. The ability to create an engaging environment and motivate team members. • Key disease state management services experience an asset e.g. palliative care and infectious disease • Experience in a hospital or community health care setting is an asset • Strong analytical and problem solving skills and critical thinking abilities. Experience in identifying troubleshooting, investigating and correcting problems affecting sterility assurance


Competitive compensation package


If interested please send resume and cover letter by e-mail to careers@marchesehealthcare.ca by January 17th, 2014.

Please quote job posting "Full-Time Pharmacist – Mississauga".

**Please only new applicants are to apply**

We thank all candidates who apply, however, only those selected for a personal interview will be contacted. No phone calls and/or agencies please. Candidates may be subject to background inquiries which are satisfactory to us.

Contact Information

Robyn Seymour

Recruitment Human Resources
Phone: 905-528-4214 (Ext )
Email: careers@marchesehealthcare.ca

Notice to Hamilton Customers

Marchese has been notified by the City of Hamilton that James Street North from Barton to Strachan will be closed for infrastructure upgrades starting in August and anticipated to be complete in late October to early November.  Marchese will remain open and accessible throughout the duration of the road work.  For more information Click Here.


Marchese Health Care's

New ISO Registrar

Marchese Health Care is pleased to announce that we recently engaged with BSI to become our new ISO registrar.  Marchese's switch to BSI was driven by our desire to align ourselves with a renowned, world class registrar possessing global scale as well as close proximity to our site in Hamilton.  BSI's combination of local offices with a global presence and excellent reputation was clearly a perfect fit!

Marchese is currently ISO 9001:2008 registered for the management and administration of pharmacy service, infusion service and medical supplies at our location in Hamilton.  To view our certificate of registration, Click Here.


 Changes to Pharmacy

Delivery Service

We have made changes to our pharmacy delivery services so we can continue to provide you with the customer service you have come to expect from Marchese Health Care.

Medication Delivery
• Prescriptions without refills require a minimum of 48 hours notice.
• All refill orders require a minimum of 24 hours notice.

Saturday Deliveries
• Saturday orders must be received by our Pharmacy by 11:00 a.m. for same-day delivery.

Marchese Health Care

50th Anniversary Legacy Fund

Marchese Pharmacy on James Street North has been a crucial neighbourhood resource for five decades.  To mark the milestone, owner Marita Zaffiro established the Marchese Health Care 50th Anniversary Legacy Fund at Hamilton Community Foundation in 2011.  Click here to read more in the Hamilton Community Foundation Annual Report 2011-2012


New Narcotics Safety

Regulations in Effect

Ontario is taking action to reduce the abuse of prescription narcotics and controlled substances. Click here for more information, including acceptable pieces of identification, or visit the Ontario Ministry of Health and Long Term Care website.