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.
Providence Health & Services | Portland, OR
Providence is calling a Home Services and Credena Health Access Services Representative (1.0 FTE, Rotating/Variable) to Providence Home Services in Portland, OR...
Full Time Shift: Variable
CVS | Phenix City, AL
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
Aerotek | Phoenix, AZ
Or 2nd Shift available; Monday-Friday PTCB AND AZ License Required $18-20/hr Central...
HOSPITAL PHARMACY TECHNICIAN – $18-20/HR
HCA | San Antonio, TX
Top Performer on Key Quality Measures and by as #1 in...
Pharmacy Technician II (Compounding) – PRN
Henry Ford Health System | Detroit, MI
– Ability to work effectively with others. Address:7800 Outer Dr W...
Pima Medical Institute | Albuquerque, NM
Assist and advise students with Pharmacy Technician program curriculum. May assist and coordinate externships for Pharmacy Technician students...
Express Employment Professionals | Tyler, TX
Express Employment Professionals is seeking a Certified Pharmacy Technician to join their team! The ideal candidate must be a Certified Pharmacy Technician (CPhT) or obtain certification within 6 mont...
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 Department: Retail Pharmacy Shift: 8:00 AM-8:15 PM Schedule: Days
A-Line Staffing Solutions | Phoenix, AZ
AZ whom are in need of several experienced Pharmacy Tech Trainees…...
Centene | New York, NY
Check this great job opportunity, Certfied Pharmacy Technician (Operations) New York Jobs in New York, NY. You will work in a nice and warm environment with great salary and compensation...
Fresenius Medical Care | St. Petersburg, FL
Understanding of medical terminology and calculations is desirable. Demonstrated skills or aptitude for learning the sterile admixture/aseptic technique is desirable...
Digital Media Communications | Joplin, MO
WTI is Now Enrolling for Pharmacy Technician courses! Call us at 417-206-9115 or visit us online for more information and to apply. We provide small class sizes, national certification, career service...
Diamondback Drugs | Scottsdale, AZ
“Great Care Delivered” is the promise that we make to our customers, and it all starts with our ingredients! As a Compounding Pharmacy Technician, you will be responsible for blending the highest-qual...
Voca | Phoenix, AZ
Voca Health has immediate openings available for Pharmacy Technician professionals in...
Concerned Care Hospice | New Orleans, LA
Minimum of 1-year post-graduate community/institutional pharmacy experience preferred...
Kroger | Seattle, WA
915 Nw 45Th St || 98107 || Fred Meyer || [[mfield2]] || Customer Service; Pharmacy || Employee…...
Baystate Health | Springfield, MA
Pharmacy technicians, under the supervision of a licensed pharmacist, assist in various activities of the pharmacy department. Through the leadership of the Pharmacy Technician Supervisor(s) and the o...
Swedish Medical Center | Seattle, WA
We are seeking a detail focused, caring, and thoughtful individual in Pharmacy care, promoting the goals and upholding the ideals of Swedish Medical Center in providing excellent care and experience f...
Full Time Shift: Day
Parkland Health & Hospital System | Dallas, TX
PRIMARY PURPOSE Provides direct support to pharmacists and pharmacy staff in preparing orders, packaging and labeling, tracking inventory, maintaining records, cashiering/payment collections and perfo...
Stanford Children's Health | Palo Alto, CA
This position assists the pharmacist in providing pharmaceutical services (e.g. processing prescriptions) in compliance with applicable State Board of Pharmacy regulations. Functions include those all...
Full Time High School Diploma or GED equivalent