Pharmacy Tech

OBJECTIVE
Support the Pharmacy by preparing cycle fill drug orders.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Primary Duties

  • Fill drug orders
  • Order appropriate medications for drug orders

House Keeping

  • Perform Bay Audit
  • Maintain workspace
  • Put drug order away

NEEDED SKILLS

  • Simple problem solving skills
  • The ability to read and follow instructions
  • Basic math skills
  • Basic computer skills

WORK EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS
1-2 years of experience working in a retail or long term care pharmacy.

EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS
High School Diploma or equivalent

SKILLS LICENSE CERTIFICATION AND/OR SPECIAL TRAINING REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 18 years old and have a valid driver’s license in the state of Idaho
  • Have or be willing to obtain a National Certified Pharmacy Technician Certification license within three years of obtaining a Pharmacy Technician in Training certificate.

ADA REQUIREMENTS

  • Demonstrate functional use of the senses of smell, vision, hearing, touch and pressure.
  • Visual ability sufficient to distinguish gradients of colors and perform all standard tasks expected of a pharmacy technician
  • Hearing ability to respond to messages from other individuals.
  • Read and comprehend English text, numbers, and graphs displayed in print, on a monitor screen, instrument displays, and on a video projection system.
  • Communicate effectively in English, orally and in writing, with co-workers, healthcare professionals, and patients.
  • Follow verbal and written instructions in English in order to correctly and independently perform Pharmacy orders
  • Perform all tasks that are normally expected within the scope of practice for a pharmacy technician.
  • Move about freely and maneuver in small spaces, stand and/or walk for long periods of time.
  • Demonstrate physical ability, including sufficient mobility and fine motor coordination, to manipulate pharmacy equipment in a safe and accurate manner.
  • Exert up to 50 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 10-25 pounds of force frequently, and/or up to 10 pounds of force constantly to move objects.
  • Pick, pinch, and otherwise work with fingers.
  • Maintain emotional health necessary to effectively use intellectual abilities fully and exercise good judgment.