Position Details
Reference Number 34289
Position Title Pharmacy Technician - Grade 2
Employment Type Casual
Location Sunshine Hospital
Position Summary

About Us

Western Health manages three acute public hospitals: Footscray, Sunshine and Williamstown Hospital. It also operates the Sunbury Day Hospital, Transition Care at Hazeldean and a range of community based services. We care for a culturally diverse population of more than 1 million people. We have 7,000 employees who are driven by our values of ‘Compassion, Accountability, Respect, Excellence and Safety’ (CARES).

Our continued growth has seen the addition of a new purpose built, multi-storey Joan Kirner Women's and Children's at Sunshine Hospital.

About the Role

Seeking enthusiastic Grade 2 Pharmacy Technicians to join our team on a casual basis, with outstanding interpersonal and computer literacy skills that demonstrate a willingness to develop and maintain their knowledge.

  • Casual Basis - Available Now
  • Contribute to the decisions that shape our health service
  • Support Pharmacists in providing a comprehensive Clinical Pharmacy Service to designated wards 

This is an excellent opportunity for a driven Pharmacy Technician to join the Pharmacy team.


  • To support the provision and management of stock within the pharmacy store, dispensaries and wards
  • Assist clinical pharmacists in the provision of ward services
  • Participate in manufacturing roles, including sterile, non-sterile and cytotoxic
  • Assist with the dispensing of prescription and medication orders

Skills & Experience OR Essential Criteria

  • Holder of Certificate III Hospital Health Services\Pharmacy Support or equivalent
  • Well-developed communication and interpersonal skills
  • Well-developed computer literacy skills


We offer a wide range of benefits such as:

  • Work-life balance
  • Professional development and career advancement opportunities
  • Salary packaging including novated vehicle leasing
  • Onsite fitness clubs
  • Culturally safe and respectful environment
  • Access to an Employee Assistance Program


At Western Health, we value our employees and provide them the opportunity to grow and develop.  Our teams are friendly and supportive, ensuring we deliver a safe, person-centred and connected patient experience. Western Health is an equal opportunity employer committed to attracting and retaining diversity in our workforce. We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Western Health is committed to providing a safe environment for the children and young people who are involved in our services, sites and operations. We follow and abide by all legislative requirements to keep children and young people safe.

All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory Police Record Check, an Immunisation status clearance and (if applicable) a Working With Children’s Check.

Western Health do not accept unsolicited resumes/applications from Recruitment Agencies

Selection Criteria
Contact Person Jaspreet Samra
Contact Number 0383450015
Alternate Contact Person Kathy Valenzuela
Alternate Contact Number 0383450015
Closing Date 19/08/2019
Position Description Grade 2 Technician PD updated template updated March18.pdf
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