Pharmacy Careers

A HealthWATCH® Pharmacist is the cornerstone of every locally owned Shoppers Drug Mart®/ Pharmaprix® store. The practice of pharmacy is our focus, and we take it very seriously. 

Work for a local owner who truly cares and understands your work – because they are a pharmacist too.

Pharmacy Assistant

When it comes to your career as a Pharmacy Assistant, we believe that you can make a change for the better.

As one of Canada’s most prominent retailers, Shoppers Drug Mart®/Pharmaprix® boasts more than 1,250 stores from coast to coast and is still growing. With our commitment to customer and community service and our drive to excel, we have become a true Canadian success story.

Our Associate Owners are currently seeking experienced, caring and highly organized team players in their independently owned and operated stores, who are eager to build on their successful pharmacy career.

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Overnight Pharmacist

Work unconventional hours. Reap incredible rewards.

A 7-day weekend every single week and freedom to do what you like.

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Prescribe for Success while working at a Pharmacist-Owner’s store affiliated to the Shoppers Drug Mart/Pharmaprix Network

The Pharmacist-Owners and their teams are the cornerstone of success for the Shoppers Drug Mart®/Pharmaprix® affiliated stores. The practice of pharmacy is at the center of the concerns and all take it very seriously. As the country’s largest and most respected banner of drug stores (in Quebec, of affiliated retail stores adjacent to dispensary collectively named herein “Community Pharmacies”) affiliated to the Shoppers Drug Mart/Pharmaprix network, that Canadians know and trust. The Pharmacist-Owners from our network are seeking Pharmacists committed to the practice of pharmacy as a profession in order to complete their teams, who understand and appreciate the reputation of the Shoppers Drug Mart/Pharmaprix network and, above all, are dedicated to providing outstanding patient care; in other words, they are looking for those unique individuals who truly  align to their philosophy to offer better service to Canadians and succeed.

 

Professional in Pharmacy

Pharmacists are employed by Shoppers Drug Mart®/Pharmaprix® network affiliated Pharmacist-Owners.  The affiliated Community Pharmacies of the Shoppers Drug Mart/Pharmaprix network offer the right environment for personal and professional growth with new and exciting concepts in patient care, technology and professional development. When you become a member of the team of one of the pharmacies affiliated to the Shoppers Drug Mart®/Pharmaprix® network, you will be encouraged to advance your education and pursue certifications, and will be provided with unparalleled support in achieving your professional goals. As an integral member of a community health care team, you will work with Pharmacy  Assistants to make a difference to the health and well being of Canadians. To date, more than 350  Pharmacists have achieved the designation of Diabetes Educators and more than 80 are Accredited Consultant Pharmacists, with expertise in geriatric pharmacotherapy for long-term care facilities. Many others have been certified as facilitators to deliver disease management workshops to other pharmacists as part of the Pharmacist-Owners’ of stores and Community Pharmacies affiliated to the Shoppers Drug Mart®/Pharmaprix® network commitment to continuing education to the network’s pharmacists.

 

Becoming an Associate/Owner

Shoppers Drug Mart®/Pharmaprix® network stores are owned and operated independently by Pharmacists. They benefit from the support inherent in being part of the Shoppers Drug Mart®/Pharmaprix®network. For those who require training in management, finance, communication and/or leadership, learning occurs through interactive distance learning, on-the-job training and coaching/mentoring.

Explore our current Franchise Opportunities for the acquisition of licensed stores to find out more.

 

Making It All Balance

We provide you with more career choices than any other pharmacy organization in Canada. With more than 1200 affiliated stores from coast to coast and growing, the Shoppers Drug Mart/Pharmaprix network can provide you greater flexibility and mobility to move to a different city.

 

Talk to a Pharmacy Talent Acquisition Specialist

Please contact the Pharmacy Recruitment Specialist below appropriate to the region you wish to work in. Please note: these Specialists are available for Pharmacy Recruitment inquiries only; any and all inquiries unrelated to pharmacy recruitment will not receive a response.



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West

Dayna Chambers
Talent Specialist, Pharmacy (Western Canada)
daychambers@shoppersdrugmart.ca



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Central

Kim Smith
Talent Specialist, Pharmacy and Front Store Management (Western Ontario)
ksmith@shoppersdrugmart.ca



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Central

Rachna Naik
Talent Specialist, Pharmacy and Front Store Management (Eastern and Northern Ontario)
ranaik@shoppersdrugmart.ca



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Central

Brian Dawson
Talent Specialist, Pharmacy and Front Store Management (Greater Toronto Area)
bridawson@shoppersdrugmart.ca



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Central

Lisa Bashford
Talent Specialist, Pharmacy and Front Store Management (Southwestern Ontario)
lbashford@shoppersdrugmart.ca



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East - Quebec

Maud Si-Ahmed
Talent Specialist, Pharmacy and Front Store Management - Pharmaprix (Québec)
msiahmed@pharmaprix.ca



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East - Atlantic

Troy Ferguson
Talent Specialist, Pharmacy and Front Store Management (East – Atlantic)
tferguson@shoppersdrugmart.ca

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