Cashier FT Job at Shoppers Drug Mart / Pharmaprix – in Ottawa, ON

Job Description

1309 Carling Ave, Ottawa, Ontario, K1Z 7L3

Join a locally owned and operated store to help deliver health, beauty and convenience services in your community, and keep the customer at the centre of everything you do.

Why this role is important?

Maintain excellent customer service and checkout area for prompt and accurate processing of the customer’s order.


Provides excellent customer service and positively engages with all customers

Maintains a neat and organized checkout area

Greets all customers and displays warm demeanor

Accurately scans or enters product data

Accurately accounts for cash and coupon, lottery, and PC Optimum

Asks for customer’s PC Optimum Card during each transaction

Answers inquiries regarding location of product, rain-checks, refunds, PC Optimum


Ensures proper documentation completed with respect to customers receipt and return of goods

Completes merchandising tasks as directed and maintains efficient flow of merchandise from backroom to sales floor

Merchandises and maintains designated areas (i.e. facing, signing, labeling, etc)

Advises appropriate person regarding stock outs/shortages

Performs stock counts and orders for designated areas


Ensures loss prevention Standards are followed

Controls cash, lottery, and stamp inventory in accordance with prescribed cash handling policies and procedures

Maintains proper security of cash and merchandise


Presents proper image to the public in accordance with Uniform Policy and Dress Code Guidelines (i.e. clean appearance, approved uniform, name badge)

Complies with all health and safety regulations

Complies with all store policies and procedures

Ensures the standards of housekeeping and image are maintained

Perform other duties as required

Completes all training and new initiatives on SDMU


Planning, Judgement and Decision Making

Balance teamwork and efficiency in processing the customer order

Organization and neatness

Cope with register and credit authorization issues

Determine customer satisfaction

Efficiency in processing the customer order

Troubleshoot cash issues


Strong computer and register skills

Well organized with ability to record keep

Detail oriented

Ability to provide a proactive approach in customer service and problem-solving

Effective verbal and written communication skills

Ability to work independently

Ability to function as part of the team in a fast paced environment

Commitment to providing customer service


Ability to work flexible shifts which may include nights and weekends


Ability to lift up to 50 pounds

Ability to climb ladder

The above statement reflects the general details considered necessary to describe the principal functions and duties as required for proper evaluation of the job and shall not be construed as a detailed description of all the work requirements that may be inherent in the job.


Why work in a Shoppers Drug Mart store?

Each store has an Associate-Owner, so you will work for a local business owner while having the support of a national brand. Benefit from a purchase discount program, flexible and varied schedules, competitive pay and online learning through Academy.

Take ownership of your work and find more ways to care about your patients, co-workers, customers and community.

Associate Owners in the Shoppers Drug Mart network recognize Canada’s diversity as an opportunity to better serve their communities, and strive to reflect the nation’s evolving diversity in the products they sell, the people they hire, and the culture they create in their stores. Accommodation is available upon request for applicants and colleagues with disabilities.

In addition, we believe that compliance with laws is about doing the right thing. Upholding the law is part of our Code of Conduct – it reinforces what our customers and stakeholders expect of us.

About Company

Company: Shoppers Drug Mart / Pharmaprix –

Company Location:  Ottawa, ON

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