Structured Practical Training Technician (SPT) – Pharmacy

Full Time

Trillium Health Partners

Job Description

Position: Structured Practical Training (SPT) Technician

Dept/Program: MH Pharmacy

File #: 2024-37909

Role level: Student (ST 90) $18.99 with 6% in lieu of vacation and 4 % in lieu of benefits 

Status: Temporary Full-Time (x2) – up to 4 months 

Site: Mississauga Hospital

Posted: June 17th, 2024

Internal Deadline: Until filled 

Trillium Health Partners (THP) is one of the largest community-based acute care facilities in Canada. Comprised of the Credit Valley Hospital, the Mississauga Hospital, the Queensway Health Centre, and the Reactivation Center at Humber. Trillium Health Partners serves the growing and diverse populations of Mississauga, West Toronto and surrounding communities and is a teaching hospital affiliated with the University of Toronto.

Our Mission: A New Kind of Health Care for a Healthier Community

Our Values: Compassion, Excellence, Courage

Our Goals: Quality, Access, Sustainability

Our Enablers: People, Education, Innovation, Research

One of Trillium Health Partners most exciting paths to becoming a Pharmacy Technician Professional is our Structured Practical Training program. Trillium Health Partners is more than a place where you can build your Career!

This Paid training program will provide you with varying levels of information to help you advance in your career.

If you’re looking for exposure in the field and learning opportunities in highly collaborative environment dedicated to overall patient wellness, this is the ideal opportunity for you.

Here’s what you will get to do………

You will receive some of the best hands-On training in the industry, learning and working alongside dedicated and compassionate professionals. You will be responsible for the technical and administrative functions related to unit dose dispensing and related manufacturing and prepackaging. The Structured Practical Training (SPT) technician student will complete all assignments and tasks as required by the Ontario College of Pharmacists for completion of the SPT program for Pharmacy Technicians. The successful incumbent must also be able to assist the Pharmacist with technical and clerical functions in an effort to attain a high level of clinical activity for the patients.


  • Successful completion of a Pharmacy Technician program from an accredited community college
  • Some related pharmacy experience preferred
  • Demonstrated ability to recognize limitations of scope of practice
  • Demonstrated knowledge of drugs
  • Typing and computer experience an asset
  • Other duties as assigned
  • Internal Candidates who believe they possess the necessary qualifications and experience for this position and who have been in their current position for at least six (6) months are encouraged to apply.

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