Porter - Pharmacy

Life Flora Hospital
Porter - Pharmacy

A vacancy exists for a Pharmacy Porter based at Life Flora Hospital, reporting to Lynne Kok, Senior Pharmacist. The successful candidate will contribute to the effective functioning and co-ordination of stock for all the wards in the hospital and will be part of a professional team that is continuously striving for the highest standards of quality in healthcare

Critical Outputs
  • To collect and record all prescription cards, credits and requisitions from the wards.
  • To record and deliver ethical and surgical stock to wards safely, securely and timeously.
  • To receive and check stock against invoices including unpacking stock.
  • Assist with lifting and picking of stock /boxes for distribution to wards/theatres.
  • Check expiry dates of all stock items systematically & perform stock rotation.
  • Maintenance of the Pharmacy including cleanliness and neatness of the Pharmacy.
  • Involvement with Stock take and cycle counts.
  • Reconcile proof of delivery with internal ward orders.
  • Reconciliation of orders against invoices.
  • General administrative functions as requested
  • Grade 12
  • Willingness to work shifts, after hours as well as weekends
  • Computer proficiency (MS office )
  • Relevant work experience in hospital pharmacy is important.
  • Knowledge of systems (iMeds) will be an advantage.
  • Understanding of the private healthcare industry, its challenges and role players would be an advantage.
  • Resilience
  • Engaging diversity
  • Verbal & written communication
  • Influencing
  • Drive & energy
  • Excellence orientation
  • Ethical behaviour
  • Building relationships
  • Customer responsiveness
011 470 7737
Closing date
Monday, April 15, 2019

Internal applicants - Before making an application, you are requested to discuss your application with your line manager. Only short listed candidates will be contacted. Should you not receive any communication after 2 weeks of closing date, kindly consider your application as unsuccessful.

External candidates will also be considered.

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