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.
Kadlec Regional Medical Center | Richland, WA
Kadlec has an exciting opportunity for a Pharmacy Technician to join our growing...
Full Time GED Required Shift: Variable
Swedish Medical Center | Seattle, WA
Pharmacy Technician (0.9 FTE, Evenings) in Pharmacy at Swedish Cherry Hill in Seattle, WA...
Full Time Shift: Evening
CVS | Stoneham, MA
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
Fred Meyer | Medford, OR
Pharmacy Technician Certificate or state license, if required by state of employment (i.e. Handle calls to and from the physician's office dealing with profile...
Part Time High School Diploma or GED Exempt one year experience Minimum 18 years of age
WALGREENS | Portland, TN
Handles telephone calls that do not require personal attention of the pharmacist, including those to physicians...
six months experience Requires willingness to work flexible schedule including evening and weekend hours
Kroger | Phoenix, AZ
3511 W Peoria Ave || 85029 || Fry’s Food Stores || [[mfield2]] || Customer Service; Pharmacy; Store Operations…...
Lawrence Memorial Hospital | Perry, KS
Responsible for a variety of clerical duties, including answering the phone and providing customer service to patients, physicians, nurses and other hospital...
High school diploma or equivalent or High School or Equivalent Travel Required On Call
Michigan Medicine | Milan, MI
If a technician obtains a Temporary Michigan Pharmacy Technician License on or before their date of hire, they must obtain a Full Michigan Pharmacy Technician...
High School Diploma Associate Level Temporary Employment
Kmart Corporation | Chester, MD
Ensures customer care and selling are #1 priority • Demonstrates the highest level of confidentiality standards in handling of customer relations, medical and...
Must be 18 years of age or older
MedStar Health Inc. | Chase, MD
Must have successfully completed the pharmacy technician certification through the nationally accredited certification examination of PTCB...
Full Time High school graduation or equivalent 6 months experience Per Diem 400 affiliated physicians work in a variety of settings across our health system
University of North Dakota | Buxton, ND
Answer phone calls. Certified Pharmacy Technician (CPhT) by Pharmacy Technician Certifications Board (PRCB). Greet pharmacy guests...
Full Time High School Diploma or GED Exempt 5 years experience
Fred's | Belzoni, MS
A technician is required to work a variety of schedules with multiple duties to include taking care of the customers, answering phones, running the register,...
Post-high school training preferred or High School Diploma required ...required to work a variety of schedules...
Mount Carmel Health System | Heath, OH
Routine technician functions are performed under the direct supervision of a pharmacist and by the instruction of a certified pharmacy technician...
High school diploma or GED
Guthrie Healthcare | Athens, PA
Certification from the National Pharmacy Technician Board is helpful, but not required. High school graduate or equivalent with a basic math and science...
High School Diploma or Graduate Degree one year experience
Express Scripts | Wakefield, MA
Valid Pharmacy Technician license / certification / registration as required by state laws. In addition to front end pharmacy tech duties, the Front End Lead...
High School Diploma or GED Required 3 - 5 years relevant experience
Charlotte Hungerford Hospital | Salisbury, CT
Triaging telephone calls using appropriate telephone etiquette, determining priorities, processing requests, and notifying the pharmacist as required...
High School Diploma one year experience
RPh on the Go | St Martin, MS
New Orleans pharmacy technician license clean and active. 1-2 years of hospital pharmacy technician work experience. This is a travel assignment...
Travel Required 1-2 years experience
Giant Eagle, Inc. | Hartville, OH
Answer telephone in a polite and timely manner and ensure accurate information is exchanged and customer is satisfied...
High school diploma or equivalent At least 18 years of age
Soleo Health | Mesa, AZ
The pharmacy technician provides clinical support services and sterile compounding of infusion therapies under the direction of a pharmacist, and in compliance...
Part Time High school diploma
Memorial Hospital of Jacksonville | Yulee, FL
An active State of Florida Registered Pharmacy Technician is required. A PTCB Certified Pharmacy Technician is preferred...
A High School Diploma is required 3 years Pharmacy Tech experience is required Per Diem, PRN PRN