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Pharmacy Technician II - HRMC, Per Diem, 00017234

Post Date:Feb 14, 2018Type:Full-Time
Start Date:2/13/2018Salary:
Location:US-FL-Melbourne Job Reference:US*229_034800

Job Description:



To be fully engaged in providing Quality/No Harm, Customer Experience, and Stewardship by\: assist pharmacists in preparing and distributing medications, 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.


  • Fills physician orders, medication carts, or stock requisitions accurately.
  • Prepares intravenous admixtures or other sterile products accurately.
  • Replenishes medications in Pyxis units.
  • Delivers medication and supplies to patient care and ancillary areas per established delivery.
  • Rotates stock to ensure use before expiration date.
  • Restocks medication and IV dispensing areas.
  • Attends pharmacy staff meetings and reads pertinent email communication.
  • Participates in orientation, education, and training programs. Reviews literature and other materials as assigned.
  • Completes all competence/skills assessment requirements.
  • Maintains patient and department/hospital confidentiality.
  • Maintains Technician Registration.
  • Identifies and replaces outdated and unusable drugs.
  • Generates reports, pick lists, and labels as required.
  • Maintains logs, records, and other required documentation accurately. Files documentation in appropriate locations.
  • Collects data, conducts quality monitors, and completes documentation as assigned.


  • Current State of Florida Registration Pharmacy Technician registration or current State of Florida Pharmacy Intern registration required.
  • National pharmacy technician certification by the PTCB or ExCPT preferred
  • IV admixture experience preferred
  • Computer skills to support distribution systems required
  • Availability to work long and irregular hours; includes evenings, weekends, and holidays as necessary.
  • Repetitive use of hands and fingers. Good hand and wrist dexterity to enable typing and/or computer work for 8-10 hours/day.
  • Good eyesight to read labels/prescriptions, graduated containers of fluids, to count tabs, capsules.
  • Good hearing to understand phone instructions/orders, customers and those in which the position depends.
  • Ability to work in noisy distracting atmosphere, to handle frequent interruptions, to adapt to changes in workload and work schedule.
  • Handle large volumes of work for long periods of time.
  • Walk, bend, stoop, twist, sit, and stand for long periods of time, 8-10 hours a day.
  • May require lifting and carrying light loads (Up to 40 lbs.).

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