Pharmacy Technician I_Outpatient
Facility: Valleywise Community Health Center - Chandler
Department: Retail Pharmacy - Chandler
Schedule: Per Diem 16 Hour Per Week
Under the direction of the Pharmacy Technician Supervisor, the level one technician routinely assists the pharmacist in the preparation, filling, and delivery of medications. They serve as a liaison to assist in the appropriate and timely delivery of information and pharmaceutical products to the customer. May perform duties such as typing prescriptions, completing reports, operating and maintaining automated dispensing devices, inputting computer data, and providing all aspects of customer service that are required to provide Pharmacy Department services.
Requires a high school diploma or equivalent. Completion of accredited pharmacy technician program is preferred but not required. Prefer one (1) year of pharmacy experience in a retail or hospital environment. Must possess CPhT Certification issued by PTCB and be licensed by the AZ State Board of Pharmacy. Requires knowledge of mathematical calculations and medication terminology. Must have knowledge of computer software, particularly pharmacy system software, such as Pyxis. Training in compounding intravenous medication and sterile products preparation is preferred. Must have effective written and verbal communication, and organizational and problem solving skills. Requires the ability to read, write and speak effectively in English.