Job for Pharmacist at CMSS – Health Ministry

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Last Updated on October 30, 2019 by The Health Master

B-pharmacy and D-Pharmacy can apply

Central Medical Services Society (CMSS) has been established with the approval of Cabinet on 24.08.2011 as a Central Procurement Agency (CPA) to streamline drug procurement and distribution system of Department of Health & Family Welfare (DoHFW), Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Government of India and to eliminate existing deficiencies. The Mission of the Society is to procure high quality health sector goods in a transparent and cost-effective manner in line with the directives of the Government of India and ensure timely and un-interrupted supply of health sector goods & services for State Government and Union Territories.

Post : Pharmacist

Tenure of Post : Tenure of contract will be for 5 years. Retention after every year of tenure will be subject to satisfactory performance as assessed by DG&CEO, CMSS

Emoluments : In case of direct contract, fixed professional fee of Rs. 40,000/- per month.(Consolidated) subject to tax deduction at source.

Mode of Recruitment : On contract basis for a period not exceeding 5 years, renewable subject to satisfactory performance.

Age limit : Below 45 years of age as on the date of application.

Essential Educational Qualification and Experience for direct recruitment
a) D. Pharma / B. Pharma degree from a reputed University/Institute recognized by the Pharmacy Council of India.
b) An approved/registered pharmacist under the Pharmacy Act, 1984.
c) Minimum 8 years of post qualification experience in Pharmaceutical store/ warehouse functions (preferably as store/ warehouse in-charge) for D. Pharma degree holders and 6 years of post qualification experience in Pharmaceutical store/warehouse functions (preferably as store/ warehouse in-charge) for B. Pharma degree holders.
d) Experience in Good Storage & Distribution Practices in accordance with GMP Regulations.
e) Exposure in handling regulatory audits on store/warehouse/distribution functions of Pharmaceutical.
f) Exposure to ERP and E-procurement system is desirable.
g) Knowledge of local language desirable.

Probation period : 6 (Six) months

Period of appointment : For retention/continuation, review of performance after every year by the DG & CEO and the Governing Body of the Society. However, services can be terminated by serving one month’s notice.

Annual increase in salary : 5% subject to satisfactory performance.

Main Responsibility
a) Orderly warehousing of various categories of products like quarantine, rejected, released, returned or recalls etc.
b) Implementation of Good Storage Practices.
c) Compliance of all statutory requirements and maintain records.
d) Ensure storage at recommended environmental conditions, housekeeping procedure compliances, etc.
e) Sampling as per the SOP.
f) Traceability of distributed products batch wise.
g) Authorized movement of man, machine and goods at warehouse.
h) Training of warehousing staff on SOP.
i) Investigation of complaints as per the relevant procedure.
j) Adherence with the financial, operational and statutory compliances.
k) Other duties as specified by the DG & CEO or/ and Reporting Officer.

The candidates are required to apply in the given application format (For Deputation/Contract) attaching self-attested copies of qualification, experience, latest resume and other essential documents pertaining to the position along with the application. CMSS may not correspond regarding incomplete applications.

Applications complete in all respects are to be sent to The General Manager (Administration), Central Medical Services Society, 2nd Floor, Vishwa Yuvak Kendra, 8, Teen Murti Marg, Chanakyapuri, New Delhi-110021 within 30 days from the date of publication of advertisement in the Employment News/ Rozgar Samachar. Candidates applying for deputation to apply through proper channel only. Those applying on contract may send applications directly at the given address. Incomplete applications, or those received after the closing date of receipt of applications and applications not received through proper channel will not be entertained. CMSS will not be responsible for any postal delays.

Note:- Candidates are advised to refer to General Instructions regarding application submission