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Pharmacy Tech (Oakdale ) - Per Diem

Location: Oakdale,CA

Job Description


Position Summary:
Pharmacy Technicians assist Pharmacists in preparing and distributing medication, maintaining the drug inventory, and maintaining patient records.  Pharmacy Technicians work only under the supervision of a Registered Pharmacist.  They do not perform duties that can legally be performed only by a Registered Pharmacist.
This position requires the full understanding and active participation in fulfilling the Mission of the Organization.  It is expected that the employee will demonstrate behavior consistent with the Core Values.  The employee shall support the Organization’s strategic plan and the goals and direction of the Performance Improvement Plan (PIP).

Job Requirements

Position Qualifications:
Minimum Education:

            Completion of a Pharmacy Technician training program required
            Strong computer and typing skills
High school graduate or equivalent required.
Minimum Experience/Skills:
One to two years hospital pharmacy and inpatient experience preferred
Able to perform basic mathematical calculations
Bilingual (English/Spanish) preferred
            Technician Registration required (California State Board of Pharmacy)
Technician Certification preferred
Physical Demands:
Prolonged, extensive or considerable standing/walking
Lifts, positions, pushes up to 50 pounds
Considerable reaching, stooping, bending, kneeling, crouching
Manual dexterity and mobility
Ability to move quickly
Vision Requirements:
Ability to adjust vision sufficiently to perform duties
Working Conditions:
            Regularly exposed to the risk of contagious and blood borne diseases
            Subject to varying and unpredictable situations
            Exposure to unpleasant elements (accidents, injuries, illness)
            Emergency and crisis situations
            Subject to irregular hours
            Increased stress due to multiple calls and inquiries
Occasional exposure to radiation hazards, radioactive substances and biohazard material