Pharmacy Technician

  • Sector: MRS Pharmacy
  • Contact: Chirag Khatri
  • Client: Medical Recruitment Strategies
  • Location: Lowell, United States of America
  • Salary: US$16 - US$19 per hour
  • Expiry Date: 05 June 2022
  • Job Ref: BBBH370641_1646675608
  • Contact Email: ckhatri@medicalrecruitmentstrategies.com

Job Descriptions
 Fills prescription items, as permitted by the State Board of Pharmacy, packaging
medications for dispensing and for delivery, meeting the accuracy and productivity
standards of the pharmacy
 Labels products appropriately, including cautionary or auxiliary labels
 Participates in the periodic inventory of the pharmacy
 May check in drugs and supplies, stock shelves and remove out-of-date items from the
inventory
 Prepares medications including emulsions, liquids, powders and ointments, which may
include non-sterile compounding
 Communicates with internal and external customers in a pleasant and professional
manner
 May process returned medications from the facility for credit or destruction
 Assists in the training of new employees
 Also performs at least one of the following:
o Works in the Controlled Drugs (Narcotics) Room;
o Works with automated machine to prepare drugs;
o Manages inventory functions such as monitoring pharmaceutical levels and
identify expired medications, managing to the pharmacy standard for Days on
Hand;
o Inputs patient data and medication orders into a computer system to produce
labels (data entry);
o Mixes/packages IV medications, sanitizes IV room, equipment and hood
 Services facility-based medication dispensing machines (e.g., RxNow)
 Performs other tasks as assigned


Qualifications
 Required: High School diploma or equivalent. Experience in a pharmacy setting and
with medical terminology. Ability to operate a computer; ability to recognize and
identify medications. Detail oriented; goal oriented, team player, effective oral
communication. Pharmacy Technician license.
 Desired: Long Term Care pharmacy experience.

Need three people for day shift and three for evening shift. Saturday and Sunday's hours are typically 9-5pm or 10-6pm.