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.
CVS | Florence, KY
Directly, and through our subsidiaries, MedCare provides a broad array of pharmacy-related services to long term care facilities and to other customers in the healthcare environment. While senior care...
Full Time High School Diploma or equivalent Category: Billing & Collections, Pharmacy Technician, Omnicare
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 Shift: 3:00 PM-11:30 PM Schedule: Variable
BJC HealthCare | Saint Louis, MO
Maintains quality assurance standards and maintenance of required documentation. Includes maintaining regulatory cleanliness compliance...
Full Time Regular Employment High School Diploma or GED
RPh on the Go | Addison, TX
We are seeking technicians that have a Texas license and who can handle a busy pharmacy. You will be handling patient phone calls, filling, and counting. Pharmacy - Pharmacy Technician - Location:. Th...
Albertsons | Phoenix, AZ 85028
Must have training and certification, as required by the State, to perform duties further specified for pharmacy technicians. Provides superior customer service...
Walgreens | Roxbury, MA
Handles telephone calls that do not require personal attention of the pharmacist, including those to physicians. Earns and maintains PTCB certification through the designated PTCB training program and...
Giant Eagle | Pittsburgh, PA
Answer telephone in a polite and timely manner and ensure accurate information is exchanged and customer is satisfied. Adhere to all company, state and federal policies, laws and regulations including...
High school diploma or equivalent At least 18 years of age
Johns Hopkins Health System | Baltimore, MD
Johns Hopkins Health System and its affiliates are Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, rel...
Ralphs | Camarillo, CA 93010
Jobs at Ralphs:. At Ralphs, our people make us who we are. If you are interested in building and advancing your career with Ralphs, we invite you to complete an...
Part Time High School Diploma Exempt, Travel Required 1-2 year experience Minimum 18 years of age
Kroger | Corinth, MS 38834
Jobs at Kroger:. Careers with The Kroger Co. Kroger and its subsidiaries operate an expanding ClickList offering – a personalized, order online, pick up at the...
Part Time Exempt Must be 18 years old flexible schedules
Wegmans | Montvale, NJ
Comply with Wegmans Policies and Work Rules, as well as, federal and state laws. Take ownership of duties and responsibilities, comply with all Wegmans policies...
Digital Media Communications | South Haven, MI
Amazing opportunities have come your way! Village Market is now in need of Experienced Licensed Pharmacy Technicians and a full time Meat Manager for openings in Colon and Decatur. We offer competitiv...
UnitedHealthcare | Little Rock, AR
Pharmacy Technician license from the state of Arkansas required, must be in good standing and certified by the State Board of Pharmacy. Ability to travel up to 75% of the time to selected pharmacies i...
High School Diploma / GED (or higher) Travel Required 2+ years of Pharmacy Technician experience
Harris Teeter | Manassas, VA
Answers incoming telephone calls, determines purpose of callers, and forwards calls to appropriate personnel or department; Responsible for providing customer service and assisting the Pharmacists in ...
High School Diploma or GED required Associate Level Associates must be at least 18 years of age
Memorial Healthcare System | Miramar, FL
Certification as a Pharmacy Technician (CPhT). Licensure, Certification and Registration:. Performs cross functional duties of Technician I. One (1) year of experience as a Pharmacy Technician...
(1) year experience
OhioHealth | Columbus, OH 43224
PTCB - Pharmacy Technician Certification Board. Compliance with all state, federal, and local regulations. Certified Pharmacy Technician Acute Specialty. Education, Certification, Registration, Licens...
Full Time/Part Time High School diploma or equivalent or LicenseHighschool or GED Associate Level
Sanford Health | Fargo, ND 58103
Must maintain annual registration as a Pharmacy Technician through the respective State Board of Pharmacy, as well as complete the required hours of Pharmacy Technician continuing education. Enrollmen...
Banner Health | United States
Requires (or eligible for) pharmacy technician licensure in the state of practice (where applicable) and/or technician certification. All technicians must be certified and licensed with both the natio...
3 years experience
Rite Aid | Adams, MA 01220
Pharmacy Technician certification where required by state law. In order to be able to properly serve our patients and to assist the Pharmacist and Pharmacy Manager it is essential that you become prop...
Part Time High School Diploma or GED Associate Level
Humana | Phoenix, AZ
Must have an active Pharmacy Technician license in Arizona. Associates working in the state of Arizona must comply with the Tobacco Free Hiring Policy (see details below under Additional Information) ...
Full Time High school diploma or equivalent Experienced 2 years experience Rotate to various Pharmacy functions and stations approximately every 2 hours