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.
UnitedHealth Group | Jeffersonville, IN
Fulfill prescriptions by reviewing approved computer orders and monitoring shipments or completing the actual disbursement...
Full Time High School Diploma / GED (or higher) 1+ years experience
Express Scripts | Whitestown, IN
The Front End Pharmacy Tech is responsible for performing activities under close supervision that support pharmacy management operations in the administration of pharmacy benefit for lines of business...
High School diploma or equivalent 6 months minimum Pharmacy Tech experience
Wegmans | Westwood, MA
Customer Service experience in a Pharmacy area (Pharmacy Technician or Support Center Representative)...
Part-time Work includes standing for up to 4 hours without a break
Houston Methodist | Houston, TX
The Pharmacy Technician I completes a variety of routine pharmacy services related to medication acquisition and distribution which include, but are not limited to: triaging phone calls, repackaging ...
High School Diploma or GED Intern one year experience
KentuckyOne Health | Louisville, KY
Screening phone calls/orders and alerting the pharmacist to patient-specific data indicating...
Full Time High school/GED
CVS | Scott Depot, WV
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...
Supplemental Health Care | Overland Park, KS
Supplemental Health Care is a nationally recognized healthcare staffing provider partnering with a hospital in Overland Park, Kansas to provide a licensed Pharmacy Technician...
Full Time Contract Employment ASAP Start Pharm-Tech Phone: 1.888.652.9225
Stanford Children's Health | Palo Alto, CA
Prepares, packages, compounds and labels non-sterile drug products for specific patients with appropriate final pharmacist checks...
Part Time High School Diploma or GED equivalent
Providence Health & Services | Santa Clarita, CA
Providence is calling a Certified Lead Pharmacy Technician (Full Time) to our Facey Medical Group location in Valencia, CA...
Full Time Shift: Day
Catholic Health Initiatives | Louisville, KY
Check this great job opportunity, Certified Pharmacy Technician, Sts. Mary & Elizabeth Hospital in Louisville, KY. You will work in a nice and warm environment with great salary and compensation...
UT Southwestern Medical Center | Dallas, TX
High school diploma or equivalent and two (2) years of experience in pharmacy or equivalent technician is required. *Registration with Texas State Board of Pharmacy (TSBP) as a Registered Technician o...
Full Time Regular,Intern Employment High School Diploma Required Category: Allied Health Department: - OP Pharmacy
U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs | Wichita, KS
The Robert J. Dole VAMC is seeking to fill a full time Supervisory Pharmacy Technician...
Full Time Regular Employment Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration
Walgreens | Ewing Township, NJ
Perform computer entry of prescription information including but not limited to: patient search Rite Aid Technician Training Program certification in all modules, job class/codes up to and...
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
Vanderbilt University Medical Center | Nashville, TN
Check this great job opportunity, Pharmacy Technician in Nashville, TN. You will work in a nice and warm environment with great salary and compensation...
YMCA LCC Greater Williamson County | Rawlins, WY
Provide exceptional customer service in a safe and clean environment to ensure the customer's return visit. We accomplish this in many ways including, but not limited to; treating our customers/employ...
Part Time High School Diploma/GED Desired Shift: Day; Evening
Front Range Community College | Westminster, CO
Assist in instruction as needed under the supervision of the primary instructor for laboratory courses, including but not limited to lab preparation, student skills assessment and open laboratory sess...
Part Time 26.00 - USD
Elizabeth Seton Pediatric Center | Yonkers, NY
1-2 years of experience in a hospital or long-term care institution as a pharmacy technician...
Yale New Haven Health | New Haven, CT
To be part of our organization, every employee should understand and share in the YNHHS Vision, support our Mission, and live our Values. These values—integrity, patient-centered, respect, accountabil...
Full Time High School Diploma Required Department: PHARMACY CHILDREN'S AND WOMEN Schedule: DAY/EVENING
County of San Mateo | San Mateo, CA
This listing closes on 4/25/2018 at 11:59 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada); Tijuana...
Full Time Regular,Permanent Employment $26.40 - $33.00 Hourly Department: San Mateo Medical Center