Browse available Pharmacy Technician Jobs. An individual who works directly under a licensed pharmacist is known as a pharmacy technician. Working under expert supervision, they perform like professional assistants who are willing to provide their help in every aspect. This makes it easier for a pharmacy to run more smoothly and accurately. They satisfy the main criteria of providing information and explaining medicines to patients. This is why; a proper training for this field is always preferred so that they can, later on, have a better knowledge about medicines and how they should be used.
When talking about medicines, it is imperative for customers to get a complete description with proper information about the dosage and usage of medicine. Pharmacy technicians are licensed to do the job of managing the medicines, explaining the prescription as well as informing about the details of the medication to customers and patients. They are hired to help with mixing, measuring, labeling the dosage of pills and making the entire working procedure much convenient for both, the pharmacist and patient or customer.
Pharmacy Technician job is an interesting mix of medicine knowledge and management skills. They not only have to explain medicines, but at the same time, need to take care of the placing, organizing and keeping a check on the stock details. They have to work in different locations and areas like – hospitals, communities, retails, etc. With time and experience, these technicians can be working for long-term care facilities, pharmaceutical manufacturers, computer software companies to keep updated with the list of medicine, third party insurance companies and government or vocational training jobs in the field of medicine.
Pharmacy Technician is a very responsible position that requires patience as well as a prompt and active nature to keep up with the needs and requirements of patients.
There are some other special responsibilities that a pharmacist technician has to perform such as:
To be eligible for this position, pharmacy technicians should pass the following criteria:
To become a pharmacy technician, one first needs to pass the entire eligibility criteria mentioned above. Along with that, they must possess the following skills to be more efficient:
This is a very lucrative job and also much in demand now. The annual salary of a pharmacy technician is around $29, 300. With experience and position, their salary tends to increase a lot. Like technicians who gets federal jobs or in hospitals, they get around $40,650 per annum.
These are all that you need to know about working as a Pharmacy Technician. So if you have the potential, then start applying today for this amazing job position and build a successful career.
Lee Health | Fort Myers, FL
Assists the Pharmacist in the preparation, dispensing, distribution, and control of medications throughout the facility. All job duties shall be performed in accordance with all applicable State and F...
Full Time or GED Shift: 6:30 AM-9:30 PM Schedule: Days
Houston Methodist | Baytown, TX
The Pharmacy Technician II is an experienced Pharmacy Technician who provides day-to-day comprehensive pharmacy services that range from routine to advanced functions. Responsibilities include but are...
Full Time Shift: EVENING Hours: Various shifts, M-F and some weekends and holidays
Providence Health & Services | Everett, WA
Providence is calling an Inpatient Pharmacy Technician (0.8 FTE, Evenings) to Providence Regional Medical Center Everett in Everett, WA...
Part Time Shift: Evening
CVS | Stillwater, MN
Come join our team of dedicated and caring Pharmacy Technicians who demonstrate our core values of Accountability, Caring, Collaboration,Innovation and Integrity in everything they do in our pharmacie...
Category: Pharmacy Technician - Retail Store
BJC HealthCare | Saint Louis, MO
Maintains quality assurance standards and maintenance of required documentation. Includes maintaining regulatory cleanliness compliance...
High School Diploma or GED
Fresenius Medical Care | Lake Bluff, IL
Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB) certification or ability to successfully pass the PTCB examination required...
High School Diploma required; Associate’s Degree desirable
Sharp Healthcare | Descanso, CA
Current unencumbered CA Pharmacy Technician license. Graduate of a certified Pharmacy Technician program. Minimum of one (1) year current Pharmacy Technician...
Graduate Degree (1) year experience Per Diem 8 hours day shift
Washington Hospital Center | Hyattsville, MD
Certification as a pharmacy technician by the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB) is required...
Part Time High School Diploma or GED six months experience 400 affiliated physicians work in a variety of settings across our health system
Fry's Food Stores | Gold Canyon, AZ
Arizona State Board of Pharmacy license. Pharmacy Board License. Pursue PTCB Certification within 12 months of date effective in the Pharmacy Department...
Part Time High School diploma or Equivalent or High School Diploma/GED Desired Exempt
Coborn's | Weber, MN
Join our grocery teams and connect with guests in a fast-paced retail position with advancement opportunities where you are encouraged to shine as you use your...
Part Time High School Diploma or GED three months experience we also offer flexible scheduling
Southern Careers Institute | South Padre Island, TX
Demonstrate and apply a thorough and accurate knowledge of the teaching field and discipline; CPhT, PhTR (current Texas Pharmacy certification required);...
5+ years experience
Tahoe Forest Hospital District | Cisco, CA
Current California Pharmacy Technician license. Two to three years pharmacy technician experience preferred...
High School Diploma or GED three months experience
Hutchinson Regional Healthcare System | Abbyville, KS
Performs clerical functions such as answering the phone, taking orders, billing, etc. Performs specific functions authorized by the Kansas State Board of...
PharMerica | Belgium, WI
The Full-Time Pharmacy Technician II assists with drug preparation and dispensing under the direct supervision of a Pharmacist and in accordance with state...
Full Time High School Diploma or equivalent Must be available to work Monday through Friday 9
Fagron | Balm, FL
No phone calls, please. We have entry level positions available with opportunity for advancement. Receive and store incoming supplies. Set yourself apart...
Full Time High School Diploma or GED Entry Level Or four days a week 1
Central New Mexico Community College | Tome-Adelino, NM
Two years' recent teaching or training experience in Pharmacy Technician field. Registration as a Pharmacist or certification as a Pharmacy Technician...
Part Time Associate's degree or higher Associate Level Regular Employee three years experience
Adena Health System | Otway, OH
CPhT - Certified Pharmacy Technician or an Ohio State Board of Pharmacy Intern license reqired. Graduate of Pharmacy Technician Certification Program preferred...
Graduate Degree or High School Diploma or GED Intern one year experience
California Rehabilitation Institute | Malibu, CA
Current certification by the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board preferred. Current State Board of Pharmacy Registration Certificate as a Pharmacy...
two year experience
Hannaford | Troy, NH
Maintain organized filing system for invoices, manual insurance claims, daily reports, etc. in accordance with Standard Practice Manual and state law...
Part Time Bend at the knees and waist repetitively up to 30% of the work day
Cone Health | Asheboro, NC
Pharmacy technician certification through PTCB prior to hire. Pharmacy technician diploma or enrolled in a pharmacy technician program...
High school diploma or equivalent Exempt 900000 (36 hours/week) | Schedule On Call, every 3rd weekend and occasional 2nd shift | On Call