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 | Tukwila, WA
Directly, and through our subsidiaries, Omnicare provides a broad array of pharmacy-related services to long term care facilities and to other customers in the health care environment. While senior ca...
Full Time High school graduate or equivalent Category: Pharmacy Technician, Omnicare Schedule: Monday-Friday 3:30pm-12:00am with every other weekend
Supplemental Health Care | Boston, MA
Supplemental Health Care is actively seeking an experienced Pharmacy Technician to work in an Outpatient Doctors Office at a Level 1 Trauma Hospital in Boston, MA. A competitive candidate will possess...
$24-25/HR Category: EPIC Pharm-Tech HOSPITAL Phone: 1.866.937.9777
King Soopers | AURORA, CO
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 Required Shift: Day
Providence Health & Services | Portland, OR
Pharmacy Technician 2 - Home Services (1.0 FTE, Rotating/Variable) to Providence Home Services Building in Portland, OR...
Full Time Shift: Variable
Catholic Health Initiatives | Louisville, KY
Check this great job opportunity, Pharmacy Technician-Cert, Pharmacy, Sts. Mary & Elizabeth Hospital, Days, Full Time in Louisville, KY. You will work in a nice and warm environment with great salary ...
RPh on the Go | San Francisco, CA
Rph on the Go is an industry leader in pharmaceutical professionals staffing. RPh on the Go has a fresh new Pharmacy Technician assignment available now!...
Experienced 2+ year experience Are you flexible and accommodating when it comes to the schedule
Presence Health | Des Plaines, IL 60016
Presence Holy Family Med Ctr. 100 North River Road, Des Plaines, IL 60016 United States (US)...
High School diploma or G Temporary Employment 3 years experience PRN
Baylor Scott & White Health | Austin, TX
Scott & White Health Round Rock, Austin TX. & White Health (BSWH). Health care organizations. Eligibility for health and welfare benefits...
Full Time High School Diploma/GED
H-E-B | Austin, TX
Basic computer skills (MS Windows, TAO, HEB Intranet). Have an understanding and knowledge of HEB Pharmacy Standard Operating Procedures (SOPS) and where to...
High School Diploma 1-2 years experience At least 18 years old Must be able to work rotating shifts to include weekends
Meijer | West Chester, OH
Currently, Meijer is looking for a Pharmacy Technician. The position must practice the profession of pharmacy in an environment that by philosophy and policy...
Dignity Health | Northridge, CA 91328
California Board of Pharmacy Technician Licensure. As a leading provider of compassionate, high-quality and affordable patient-centered care, we share a rich legacy with Dignity Health, one of the nat...
High School Diploma or equivalent (6) months experience
Advocate Health Care | Elgin, IL
Certification through the National Pharmacy Technician Certification Board if initial license is obtained after 1/1/2008. Pharmacy students enrolled in an accredited PharmD program are exempt from the...
High school diploma or GED equivalent Exempt 1 year experience Ability to work a variety of shifts to meet the staffing needs of the department
UnitedHealthcare | Jeffersonville, IN 47144
UnitedHealth Group is a drug-free workplace. Optum –a growing part of our family of companies that make UnitedHealth Group a Fortune 17 leader...
High School Diploma or GED 6+ months experience Available to work 2nd shift hours with rotating Sundays Preferred Qualifications
Rite Aid | Shinnston, WV
Administer Rite Aid programs including:. Rite Aid Technician Training Program certification in all modules, job class/codes up to and including “Pharmacy...
High School Diploma or GED At least 18 years old Ability to work day or evening hours Ability to work extended days on a rare basis
Sears | Aberdeen, SD 57401
Ensures customer care and selling are #1 priority • Demonstrates the highest level of confidentiality standards in handling of customer relations, medical and prescription records and Health Insurance...
Must be 18 years of age or older
Sutter Health | Los Banos, CA
Serving Merced County Westside area with 48 care beds, the facility is part of Memorial Hospitals Association and Sutter Health, a not-for-profit organization...
High school graduate or equivalent One year experience must be 18 years of age or older
Harris Teeter | Brambleton, 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
Giant Eagle | Pittsburgh, PA
The purpose of this position is to join and contribute to a service conscious Pharmacy team who will consistently build relationships with patients by...
High school diploma or equivalent At least 18 years of age
Humana | Springdale, OH
At Humana, youll partner with people who care. Humana is an organization with careers that change livesincluding yours...
Full Time Experienced two years experience
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...