JOB POSTING –  Team Lead, Compounding

Join One of Canada’s Best Managed Companies! Our mission is to provide excellence in pharmaceutical care to meet the individual needs of each client.  Our organization is comprised of committed individuals, each making a positive impact on the well-being of our customers – focused on growth and innovation within the industry.

Our commitment to you:

  • Providing a safe, secure and supportive environment
  • Strategies that stimulate job satisfaction, professional growth and development
  • Work schedules that allow for a healthy and fulfilling work-life balance
  • Providing the tools, training and resources necessary to achieve success
  • Continuous improvement, innovation and investment in technology
  • Sustaining and strengthening partnerships with the entire health care team

Job Title: Team Lead, Compounding
Location: Ottawa, ON
Pharmacy: Type Home Infusion – Algoma
Reports to: Supervisor, Home Infusion Team
No. of Positions: 1
Type: Full time Permanent
Salary: Hourly, commensurate with experiences
Benefits:  Yes, Comprehensive benefits package including health and dental insurance, disability & life insurance as well as opportunity to participate in a group registered savings plans

Key Responsibilities 

  • Oversee the workflow in designated areas of the pharmacy operation
  • Organize and manage staff workload and assist in prioritizing work tasks
  • Check the compounding process inside of the clean room for accuracy
  • Process and check orders as assigned by the Designated Pharmacy Manager
  • Enforce Company policies & procedures pertaining to aseptic techniques and clean room behavior and maintenance
  • Assist in training and development of staff within their designated area of the pharmacy operation
  • Assist  with environmental monitoring  
  • Work with management to ensure proper scheduling
  • Attend and hold regular internal team meetings e.g. communicate and implement new/existing policy and procedures
  • Liaison between management and the staff


  • Accreditation as a Registered Pharmacy Technician in good standing and adherence to the Standards of Practice with the Ontario College of Pharmacists
  • Minimum 2 years’ full time working in a pharmacy
  • Ability to drive team cohesion
  • Ability to motivate a team to reach deadlines and implement change
  • Good judgment – ability to answer to questions in the clean room
  • Knowledge of clean room design and behavior and aseptic techniques
  • Good communication skills – both verbally and in writing

While we thank you for your interest, only select applicants will be contacted regarding the position.
Please cite Job Posting #56-2849 and submit your resume and cover letter in confidence to:

Alexandra MacDonald
HR Coordinator

Medical Pharmacies Group Limited is an inclusive and equal opportunity employer committed to providing diversity and accommodations for applicants upon request at any stage of the recruitment process in accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA) and the Ontario Human Rights Code. All applicants must make their requirements known when contacted.

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