Pharmacy Assistant

Job Description

We're looking for a friendly and reliable Floating Pharmacy Assistant to join our team. You'll mainly be working at our Star Discount Chemist Emu Park location, but might also lend a hand at our Rockhampton store from time to time. This is a full-time position with guaranteed hours. Sound like a good fit for you? Let us know!


  • A workplace that has a strong emphasis on building our team’s skillset and capabilities 
  • Personalised training provided
  • Attractive staff discount on products
  • Opportunities for progression in the role 
  • A supportive and involved leadership team

Star Pharmacy Group has been helping Australians be happier and healthier everyday for over 30 years. We operate more than 60 pharmacies across multiple brands including Star Discount Chemist, Priceline and Independent stores  throughout Queensland, South Australia, Victoria and New South Wales.


In this role, your number one focus will be delivering a high level of customer service while being informative about a range of health and beauty products and services. Some other duties you will perform include:

  • Point of sale operation and cash handling
  • Accepting prescriptions for processing by our pharmacist team 
  • Maintaining a clean and presentable store
  • Informing customers on current sales and promotions in store
  • Assisting customers with general queries
  • Recommending products




Are you an experienced retailer excited to pivot into a career in pharmacy? Perhaps you're an experienced Pharmacy Assistant looking to grow your dispensary skills or maybe even expand your knowledge within stock control? To succeed at Star Pharmacy you will have exceptional interpersonal and communication skills while upkeeping a professional presentation. You will be energetic and passionate about providing great value pharmacy health care to our community while also understanding the importance of being team oriented. 


Experience, Skills & Attributes:

  • A warm and engaging approach to customer service
  • You will have previous experience in a Pharmacy or Retail setting
  • Must be willing to provide a police check or to obtain one
  • Stock management experience (preferred)
  • Good computer literacy
  • Willing to travel between our Emu Park and Rockhampton stores


The following are not essential but would be the icing on the cake for the ideal candidate 

  • Acquired a Certificate in Community Pharmacy (I-IV)
  • Experience in MINFOS


Apply now and be part of a workplace that sees our people and our community at the centre of all that we do.