Pharmacy Technician (Certified)

  • Sector: Healthcare
  • Contact: Marie Nellas
  • Duration: 2 months
  • Start Date: 06/18/2024
  • Location: Oklahoma, United States of America
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Expiry Date: 10 September 2024
  • Job Ref: BBBH442739_1718208285
  • Contact Email: mnellas@medicalrecruitmentstrategies.com

Title: Pharmacy Technician
Location: Oklahoma City, OK 73108
Start date: 06/18/2024 (Contract)
Possible Temp to hire

Need 12 pm - 8:30 pm and 2:30 pm - 11 pm
Every 3rd Sat and Sun will work 8:00 am - 5:00 pm.
Must have valid OK Pharmacy Technician license


Responsibilities:
* 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 pharmacy's periodic inventory.
* May check-in drugs and supplies, stock shelves, and remove out-of-date items from the inventory.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:
* Works predominantly in the Controlled Drugs (Narcotics) Room.
* Works predominantly with the MTS (or other brand) automated machine to prepack drugs.
* Manages inventory functions such as monitoring pharmaceutical levels and identifying expired medications,
managing the pharmacy standard for Days on Hand.
* Inputs patient data and medication orders into a computer system to produce labels (data entry).
* Mixes/packages IV medications, and sanitizes IV room, equipment, and hood.
* Services facility-based medication dispensing machines (e.g., RxNow).
* Performs other tasks as assigned.

Education/Learning Experience:
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.