Senior Pharmacy Technician / Kairahurahu Pūtahi Rongoā Mātāmua
Capital & Coast District Health Board
Porirua, Wellington Hospital, New Zealand
5d ago

Nau mai, haere mai ki Ūpoko ki te uru hauora.

Location : Wellington & Kenepuru Hospitals

Contract : Permanent Full Time & Part Time

Salary : $60,281 - $69,012

We would be flexible in how we recruit to this and are willing to consider part time positions covering one or both aspects of this role.

If you are interested in working part time, please let us know in your cover letter your preferred hours.


We have an opportunity for an experienced, qualified Pharmacy Technician to work as a senior team member in our clinical services on wards.

This role will be responsible for gathering information for medicines reconciliation and patients counselling for inpatient on several wards and also for supervising and training rotational technicians in their clinical duties.

We are hoping to grow and cement the role of Pharmacy technicians in our clinical settings, so the role will develop over time.

This position would be suitable for someone with significant hospital pharmacy experience, proven prioritisation and communication skills and the ability to manage their own workload and coordinate the workload of others.

The successful applicant will be someone who has a passion for process and service improvement.


All applicants must possess New Zealand Pharmacy Technician Level 5 Qualification. It would be desirable to hold the Specialist Pharmacy Technician Certificate Level 6


Capital and Coast DHB (CCDHB) is located centrally in Wellington and has over 6,000 full-time equivalent staff, making us one of the major employers in the Wellington region.

CCDHB operates two hospitals Wellington Regional Hospital in Newtown and Kenepuru Hospital in Porirua as well as the Kapiti Health Centre at Paraparaumu.

The Mental Health, Addiction and Intellectual Disability Service (MHAIDS) spans three DHBs - Wairarapa, Hutt Valley and Capital and Coast DHB’s and includes local, regional, and national services.

The local MHAIDS services are provided from multiple sites within the 3DHB sub-region greater Wellington, Hutt Valley and Wairarapa.

Here at CCDHB we embrace diversity and welcome applications from people of all gender identities, ages, ethnicities, sexual orientations, disability and religions.

A workforce that is diverse and inclusive means that we are better positioned to understand and serve our community.

CCDHB is a pro-equity Health Organisation, with a particular focus on Māori and Pacific Peoples and the Disability Community.

CCDHB provides a range of specialist services including neurosurgery, oncology, neonatal intensive care and community-based services including district nursing, rehabilitation services, social work, alcohol and drug services, and home support services to a population of around 900,000 people.


Applications will not be accepted via email. All candidates applying for any of our current vacancies must complete an online CCDHB application form by clicking the 'Apply Now' button.

Applications close 2 November 2020. Please ensure your uploaded CV and cover letter is in either Word or PDF format. For further information on this role, please email Philip.

Adamson and please indicate the vacancy number (AH138-20) and job title in the subject line.

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