Pharmacy Technician Job Description

A pharmacy technician is a person who assists licensed pharmacists in the preparation, dispensing, compounding, packaging, labeling, and storage of medications.

A pharmacy technician focuses primarily on minor duties such as packaging and labeling of medications.

The responsibilities of a pharmacy technician vary by state, but most states require a high school diploma or equivalent and licensing.

There are also specific requirements that must be met to practice as a pharmacy technician.

A pharmacy technician’s duties include weighing and measuring medication, mixing the stock, counting pills, labeling the medication, packaging and readying the bottles, and labeling the bottles with the information required by the

Updated on:     
September 15, 2022

Job Brief:

We're looking for Pharmacy Technician to join our team! We're a growing company with plenty of opportunity for advancement. If you're looking for a new career, or to take the next step in your current one, we want to hear from you!

Pharmacy Technician Duties:

  • Perform daily pharmacy operations
  • Prepare, label, and fill prescription orders
  • Review pharmacy records, verify controlled substance orders, and update records
  • Prepare containers for shipment, including labeling and preparing proper shipping documents
  • Keep pharmacy clean and organized
  • Assist with inventory control
  • Maintain confidentiality

Pharmacy Technician Responsibilities:

  • Perform pharmacy duties in a safe and secure manner and comply with all federal, state, and local regulations
  • Closely observe prescriptions are completed and accurately recorded according to pharmacist instructions
  • Stock, organize, and maintain pharmacy supply inventory
  • Follow safety rules and procedures when operating pharmacy equipment
  • Handle complaints, promote courteous customer service, and report unsafe conditions

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Requirements And Skills:

  • High school diploma or GED
  • 4+ years of experience in a pharmacy setting, preferably in a retail setting
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Ability to perform a variety of pharmacy technician duties

At Company Name, we are an Equal Opportunity Employer. We value diversity and inclusion, and are committed to building a team that reflects these values. We encourage applications from people of all backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives.

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