Pharmacy Technician at Rx relief®

Date Posted: 11/6/2018

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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 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 Pharmacy Technician in the Sierra Vista, AZ 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!

 Pharmacy Technician

 

Job Responsibilities

As a Pharmacy Technician 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:

  • Assists the Pharmacist in filling prescription items, as permitted by the State Board of Pharmacy.
  • Receiving new written prescription or refill requests and verify that information is complete and accurate
  • Ability to interpret physicians’ orders into the computerized med. order system.
  • Establishing or maintaining accurate patient profiles, including lists of medications taken by individual patients
  • Ability to perform drug calculations and interpret prescriptions.
  • Maintains controlled-drug medication records, assist in the filling of patient prescriptions and prepare unit-dose medications all under the supervision of a pharmacist.
  • Maintaining proper storage and security conditions for drugs
  • Answering telephones, responding to questions or requests
  • Processes (corrects and resubmits) manual insurance claims for third party program prescription services in a timely and efficient manner
  • Pre-packaging bulk medicines, filling bottles with prescribed medications, and typing and affixing labels
  • Labels products appropriately, including cautionary or auxiliary labels.
  • Takes inventory, places orders, checks in drugs and supplies, stocks shelves and removes out-of-date items from the inventory
  • Cleaning and helping to maintain equipment or work areas according to prescribed methods
  • Assisting customers by answering simple questions, locating items, or referring them to the pharmacist for medication information
  • Receiving and storing incoming supplies, verifying quantities against invoices, checking for outdated medications in current inventory, and informing supervisors of stock needs and shortages
  • Processes returned medications from the facility for credit or destruction.
  • Communicates with all customers in a pleasant and professional manner
  • Performs other tasks as assigned
  • Assists with special projects as needed.
  • Supports location, departmental goals, and the overall objectives of the Company.
  • Complies with all laws, regulations and standards of ethical conduct.

Pharmacy Technician

 

Job Requirements

Do you have recent 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 Sierra Vista, Arizona area.
  • Licensure Requirements: Must have valid, open and active Arizona State Pharmacy license. PTCB Certification preferred.
  • Education: High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Years of Experience: 2+ years of recent pharmacy retail or outpatient setting experience
  • Schedule: Monday – Friday, 8 - Hour shifts between the times of 9:00 am – 6:00 pm.
  • Length of Assignment: Temporary to Permanent
  • Pay: $12.50- $16.00, Depending on Experience
  • Background/ Drug Requirements: Must be able to successfully complete a background check and drug screening

 

Pharmacy Technician

 

Benefits

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

Pharmacy Technician

 

Apply Today!