*Please note Owl Drugs is located in the heart of Downtown Eastside Vancouver (199 East Hastings Street). **Please Google satellite or visit the location BEFORE applying as this area is not for everyone!** Potential candidate should be prepared to handle the challenging aspects (environment/clientele) of working in the DTES. We prioritize staff safety; security guard on shift during majority of store's operating hours and multiple staff will always be on site*

We are looking for a permanent part-time pharmacist to join our team! The successful candidate can expect to work 1-2 times/week and potential for more hours as availability opens.


  • Starting wage of $50/hour + profit sharing; potential for raises
  • Large emphasis on OAT (experience with OAT is an asset but not necessary, we are more than happy to train our staff here!)
  • Work closely with mental health teams and OAT clinics
  • Ample opportunity for new initiatives (we welcome your ideas!) and clinical services
  • Data entry using Kroll pharmacy software (experience with Kroll is an asset but not necessary)
  • No DWI deliveries, entire shift will take place in the dispensary
  • 1 pharmacist on per shift; however, multiple experienced pharmacy assistants scheduled per shift
  • Shifts are 6AM-5PM (11 hour shift at regular rate) on weekdays and 6AM-2PM (8 hour shift) on weekends **must be available to work a weekend occasionally; however, we will not schedule you for stats!
  • Note: no on-site parking available, park free in the vicinity at your own risk or pay for parking at your own expense


  • No quotas whatsoever
  • Never have to touch the till or handle cash (we have front store to deal with this)
  • Staff discount on all store items including prescriptions


  • Registered pharmacist in good standing with College of Pharmacists of BC
  • Injection certified
  • Completed Opioid Agonist Treatment Compliance and Management Program (OAT-CAMPP) or will complete (as soon as possible) upon taking up position
  • Clean criminal record (check required by CPBC every 4 years)
  • Possess valid certification in first aid and CPR from a recognized provider
  • Fluency in English; strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Be a team player!
  • Ability to stand for extended periods of time (11 hour shifts)
  • Ensure Five Rights of Medication Safety – Right Patient, Right Drug, Right Time, Right Dose, Right Form
  • Treat everyone equally despite socioeconomic status
  • Practice humility and empathy for marginalized populations
  • Customer service and patient care are key!


1) Submit resume to owldrugs199@gmail.com (as noted above, before applying for this position, PLEASE Google satellite or visit the location as this workplace is not for everyone!)

2) Select individuals will be contacted via Indeed to schedule an informal phone call interview

3) Select individuals will be asked to come in for a couple hours for a trial shift

4) Successful candidate will be notified

Owl Drugs
199 E Hastings St
P 604-681-3024   F 604-681-3048