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Pharmacy Tech I

Job Description

Employees at this level perform basic pharmaceutical duties.  They work under direct supervision of Registered Pharmacist and may be managed by higher level Pharmacy Technicians.

A Pharmacy Technician I is typically, in accordance with established procedures –

  • 1.     Assist in preparing prescriptions by selecting the pharmaceutical or accessory from stock;  counts, pours, reconstitutes or compounds, packages, and labels the product as required
  • 2.     Maintains, replenishes, and keeps up-to-date inventory of medications, accessories
  • 3.     Prices prescriptions and pharmaceutical accessories; performs cashiering functions, as required
  • 4.     Performs basic aseptic techniques and pharmaceutical calculations
  • 5.     Recognizes normal dose ranges and notifies appropriate staff

Performs other related duties as assigned

Job Requirements


  • 1.     Current registration as a Pharmacy Technician
  • 2.     a)  Successful completion of a six-month formal training program in technical, non-professional pharmaceutical procedures and practices
  •                              OR
  •                b)  Six-month of work experience in technical, non-professional pharmaceutical procedures and practices
  •                      High School Diploma

Job Snapshot

Post Date 9/13/2014
Location Austin, TX
Employment Type Full-Time
Job Type Health Care
Education Not Specified
Experience Not Specified
Manages Others Not Specified
Industry Healthcare - Health Services
Required Travel Not Specified
Job ID 35393610528-829596485
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