Pharmacy Technician will work under the direct supervision of the licensed pharmacists. The technician will assist in the filling of patients medications, is responsible for the accurate fill and delivery of medications for the automated medication dispensing machines, compound sterile and non-sterile preparations using best pharmaceutical practices and techniques, ensure that patient billing is accurate by charging and crediting, utilize multiple computerized programs and technical equipment for the functions listed above and several other functions, perform medication distribution to our patients via rounding, assist in maintaining pharmacy inventory, and restock various medication carts, kits and boxes. The technician will also provide professional, courteous, and efficient customer service to our nursing staff and all others during both phone calls and person-to-person interactions.
Shifts may vary between 1st and 2nd shift.
Inpatient Pharmacy - Provides 24-hour Pharmacy services for our inpatients.
High school graduate or equivalent (GED). South Carolina Pharmacy Technician registration required, State and/or National Certification is preferred. Must have a good background in mathematics, have good communication skills, and the ability to work well with others in a busy environment. Computer skills as well as typing skills are also needed.
At least 6 months experience as a Pharmacy Technician (or similar job experience preferred), and have exhibited a high degree of dependability, flexibility and competency in previous work performance. The Pharmacy Technician must pass a competency test (>75%) within their 6 month probationary period.