Pharmacy Sales Assistants

Snapshot

Pharmacy Sales Assistants sell pharmaceutical goods, toiletries and related goods in retail pharmacies.

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Pharmacy Sales Assistants
  • How many are employed in this occupation?
39,200
  • What are the average weekly earnings for full time workers ($ before tax)?
$750
  • How does unemployment compare with other occupations?
Average
  • What are the job prospects for this occupation?
Above average
  • What will be the likely future employment growth for the next five years?
Decline
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Tasks

This occupation may include associated occupations with varying tasks.

  • accepting prescriptions for filling by Retail Pharmacists
  • determining customer requirements and advising customers on the selection, price and usage of non-prescription medicines
  • advising customers on the correct application and storage of medicines
  • selling goods such as non-prescription drugs, first aid supplies, toiletries and cosmetics
  • accepting payment for goods and services by a variety of payment methods and preparing sales invoices
  • promoting goods and services that are for sale
  • assisting with the ongoing management of stock such as product inventories and participating in stocktakes
  • stacking and displaying goods for sale, and wrapping and packing goods sold

Job Titles

  • Pharmacy Sales Assistant

VET (Vocational Education And Training)

  • Cert II in Community Pharmacy
  • Cert III in Community Pharmacy

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Job Vacancies

  • Tue 11 May , 2021
  • $30,001 - $40,000
  • Melbourne, Victoria
  • Sat 24 Apr , 2021
  • Jindabyne, New South Wales
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  • The Enriched Health Care team is committed to values of honesty, ethics, respect, integrity, diversity, innovation, person & family centred health and care. We are looking for a Health Care Assistant Trainee who shares our vision, mission and values, with a genuine passion for delivering only the highest standards in health care. Our Health Care Assistant is responsible for providing exceptional support to Health Care Professionals to achieve participant care goals.
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  • Mon 19 Apr , 2021
  • Port Macquarie, New South Wales
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