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Correctional Facility Pharmacy Technician at Rx relief®

Date Posted: 4/5/2019

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Correctional Facility Pharmacy Technician


Job Description


Join one of the nation’s leading pharmacist placement firms! Right now, Rx relief has a great opportunity for an experienced Correctional Facility Pharmacy Technician. Voted Best of Staffing by both clients and talent, we are a specialty staffing company providing supplemental pharmacy professionals for all pharmacy practice settings. We have an opening for a Correctional Facility Pharmacy Technician in the Chowchilla, California area. As a member of our team, you’ll enjoy a customized approach to your career needs as well as comprehensive benefits! Join our dynamic team, apply today!

Correctional Facility Pharmacy Technician


Job Responsibilities

As a Pharmacy Technician in a State Facility you will be responsible for maintaining productivity and quality standards as well as legal and company compliance as you enter in new prescriptions and assist in the preparation of prescriptions.

Additional Responsibilities:

  • Receiving prescription and/or medical orders
  • Obtain information on new patient/youth to establish patient medical profile, such as diagnosis or desired therapeutic outcome, allergies, adverse reaction(s), and medical history
  • Assess prescription/medication order for completeness, correctness, authenticity, and legality
  • Enter Prescription information onto Patient profile
  • Calibrate equipment needed to prepare or compound the prescription/medication order
  • Compound medications for dispensing according to prescription formula or instructions, as requested
  • Measure or count finished dosage forms for dispensing
  • Record preparation of medication in various dosage forms
  • Record preparation of controlled substances for dispensing
  • Package the preparation
  • Prepare and affix label(s) and auxiliary label(s) to container(s)
  • Perform intermediate checks of the prescription/medication order during processing
  • Maintain drug and supply inventory and inventory records
  • Deliver medication to clinics/nursing staff and organize medication
  • Review pharmacy stock for expired drugs
  • Assist Pharmacist-in-Charge, Pharmacist, or designee to identify and resolve problems that arise with patient/youth therapy
  • Other duties as assigned

Correctional Facility Pharmacy Technician


Job Requirements

Do you have recent Correctional Facility Pharmacy Technician experience? If so, this is the position for you! Apply Today!

Specific Pharmacy Technician requirements:

  • Area: Must be able to work in the Chowchilla, California area
  • Licensure Requirements: Must have valid, open and active California Pharmacy Technician State license.
  • Education: High School or equivalent
  • Years of Experience: 1 year of retail pharmacy or any other pharmacy setting
  • Schedule: Varies on days and times
  • Length of Assignment: Temporary
  • Pay: Depending on Experience
  • Background/ Drug Requirements: Must be able to successfully complete a drug screen and background check

Correctional Facility Pharmacy Technician



At Rx relief, we are proud to offer the following benefits:

  • Health Insurance with Prescription coverage
  • Vision/Dental
  • 401(k) and deferred compensation programs
  • Cafeteria Plans
  • Free CE
  • Low-cost group health benefits for Part-Time Associates

Correctional Facility Pharmacy Technician


Apply Today!