Palo Alto, CA
Salary: Depending on Experience
Date Posted: February 15, 2019
Job Type: Temporary
Job ID: 136087
Long Term Care Pharmacy Technician
Join one of the nation’s leading pharmacist placement firms! Right now, Rx relief has a great opportunity for an experienced Long Term Care Pharmacy Technician. Voted Best of Staffing by both clients and talent, we are a specialty staffing company providing supplemental pharmacy professionals for all pharmacy practice settings. We have an opening for a Long Term Care Pharmacy Technician in the Palo Alto, CA area. As a member of our team, you’ll enjoy a customized approach to your career needs as well as comprehensive benefits! Join our dynamic team, apply today!
Assists the Pharmacist in filling prescription items, as permitted by the State Board of Pharmacy
Type’s prescription information to produce labels
Labels products appropriately, including cautionary or auxiliary labels
Takes inventory, places orders, checks in drugs and supplies, stocks shelves and removes out-of-date items from the inventory
Notifies purchasing staff or appropriate personnel of medication and/or supply needs through proper use of reorder log. Monitors back-order requests.
Responsible for filling bulk products, blister packs, putting away the order, and staging deliveries
Inputs patient data and medication orders into a computer system
Prepares medications including emulsions, liquids, powders and ointments
Packages medications for dispensing and for delivery
Processes returned medications from the facility for credit or destruction
Maintains current State Pharmacy Technician license in States requiring licensing and certification
Remove and sort by work function the delivery bags or totes and equipment from return area inside pharmacy. Ensure proper dispensation of returned medication items for proper outlet.
Replaces emergency boxes as requested.
Maintain neat, clean and organized workplace at all times to avoid contamination
Communicates with all staff and customers in a pleasant and professional manner
Performs other tasks as assigned
Assists with special projects as needed.
Supports location, departmental goals, and the overall objectives of the Company.
Complies with all laws, regulations and standards of ethical conduct.
Do you have recent Long Term Care Pharmacy Technician experience? If so, this is the position for you! Apply Today!
Specific Long Term Care Pharmacy Technician requirements:
Area: Must be able to work near the Palo Alto, CA area
Licensure Requirements: Must have valid, open and active CA license.
Education: High School Diploma
Years of Experience: 1 year of pharmacy experience within a retail, long term care and/or hospital setting. Newly licensed pharmacy technicians are encouraged to apply!
Schedule: Monday-Friday, 8-5 pm, 9-6 pm
Length of Assignment: Per Diem
Pay: Depending on Experience
Background/ Drug Requirements: Ability to pass background check and drug screening.
At Rx relief, we are proud to offer the following benefits:
Health Insurance with Prescription coverage
401(k) and deferred compensation programs
Low-cost group health benefits for Part-Time Associates