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Dispensary Assistant/Technician - Robertson Health Centre - Full Time

Job Req ID:  78601
Posting Start Date: 

Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia, 0800

Contract Type:  Full Time
Job Description: 
  • Fixed Term Maternity Contract - Commencing July 2020
  • Work within a multi-disciplinary clinical team
  • Contribute to positive health outcomes in a unique environment


Applications close 12 June 2020


About You

You are positive and energetic and are willing to go the extra mile to help out your team wherever needed. Your keen eye for detail allows you to keep on top of all things stock-related and you relish the opportunity to take responsibility for tasks that are assigned to you. You are a respectful and professional person who demonstrates exceptional moral values in everything you do. You are passionate about providing clinical support services and working as part of a multi-disciplinary team to support delivery of the highest standard of care to patients.


About the Role

You will be responsible for assisting the Senior Pharmacist/Pharmacist with duties as required under their direct supervision. This may include customer service, general dispensary duties, co-ordinating distribution of stock, managing stock shelf life and disposing/returning expired items and assisting in stocktaking of medical and dental supplies in accordance with Defence Policies and Procedures.


To be successful in this role, you will have:


  • The highest levels of personal integrity and ethical behaviour.
  • Certificate Qualified non-pharmacist Dispensary Assistant/Technician (Dispensary Technicians Course Certificate, or equivalent).
  • 2 Years (full time) experience as a Dispensary Assistant/Technician.
  • Recent participation in Continuous Professional Development (CPD) activities.
  • Current First Aid (HLTAID003) and Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (HLTAID001) certification.
  • Ability to work independently as well as part of a team to support the delivery of safe, efficient and high-quality care to patients.

About Us

ADF Health Services Contract provides integrated healthcare services to Australian Defence Force (ADF) personnel across Australia.  As part of this newly-awarded contract, Serco, in partnership with Bupa, provide defence-ready clinical and support staff across 50+ on-base locations nationally, ensuring that ADF personnel have access to quality on-site medical care.  Our staff take pride in delivering quality health services to achieve outstanding care and our new recruits for the ADF Health Services Contract are no exception.


At Serco, not only is the nature of the work we do important, everyone has an important role to play, from caring for vulnerable people to managing complex public services.  We are a team of 50,000 people responsible for delivering essential public services around the world in areas including Defence, Transport, Justice, Immigration, Healthcare and Citizen Services.  We are innovators, committed to redesigning and improving public services for the benefit of everyone.  To learn more please visit


Join Us

If you are inspired to make a positive difference and would like to be considered for this opportunity, please submit your cover letter and resume by clicking the 'Apply Now' button.


Please note your resume must include - start and finish dates for each role, along with employment type (e.g. casual, part-time, full-time) and hours worked per week.


This is a position of trust and responsibility and to support this we will conduct a thorough probity assessment, which includes a national police check as an essential selection component for this role.  You must also be an Australian Citizen in order to obtain the required Baseline Security Clearance for this role.


Serco values of Trust, Care, Innovation and Pride underpin everything we do.  We are curious, creative and collaborative. Our people help in ways that matter.


We are committed to diversity and we encourage people from different backgrounds including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, culturally and linguistically diverse and people with disabilities to apply.


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