Pharmacy Technician Benson AZ

  • Northeast Healthcare Recruitment
  • Benson, AZ, USA
  • Jul 13, 2018

Job Description

Supports pharmacy services by assisting pharmacists in processing prescription orders, receives and stocks merchandise and maintain pharmacy records.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Receive written prescription or refill requests and verify that information is complete and accurate.
  • Maintain proper storage and security conditions for drugs.
  • Answer telephones, responding to questions or requests.
  • Fill bottles with prescribed medications and type and affix labels.
  • Assist customers by answering simple questions, locating items or referring them to the pharmacist for medication information.
  • Price and file prescriptions that have been filled
  • Must be able to embrace differences among people and able to interact with internal staff as well as external contacts in a culturally competent and respectful manner.

EDUCATION:

High school diploma or general education degree (GED), and one to two years experience as a pharmacy technician.  Preferably, certified as a technician.

LANGUAGE SKILLS

Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instruction, and procedure manuals.  Ability to write short or routine reports and correspondence.  Knowledge of medications and signatures.  Computer and telephone experience.  Bilingual in English/Spanish preferred.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS 

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand and talk or hear.  The employee is frequently required to walk and use hands to finger, handle, or feel.  The employee much occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds.  Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision and ability to adjust focus.

Job ID

69900