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Certified Pharmacy Technician

Job Description

Job Description

Rx relief is among the nation’s leading specialty pharmacy placement firms and we are seeking an experienced Certified Pharmacy Technician with IV experience for an opportunity with a LTC pharmacy in Bensenville, IL.


Certified Pharmacy Technician

Under supervision of a Registered Pharmacist and Director of IV Operations and pursuant to specific Board of Pharmacy defined technician tasks, which may include, accurately filling prescriptions, preparing I.V. medications, and entering computer data, following standard procedures and regulatory requirements.




¨       Responsible for cleaning I.V. room and QA as per USP 797 guidelines for a high-risk pharmacy and state law as directed by supervisor.


¨       Works under direct supervision of a Registered Pharmacist, fills prescriptions and prepares I.V’s according to PharMerica’s standards of quality, customer service, productivity guidelines and State Board of Pharmacy regulations.


¨       Responsible for filling orders for long term care facilities/patients.


¨       Responsible for data entry and to assist pharmacist with calling nursing home for refill orders.


¨       Responsible for maintaining, cleaning and accountability of pumps and poles.


¨       Responsible for filing, answering phones, and stocking areas in the IV room as appropriate and as directed by supervisor.


¨       Works with Lead IV Coordinator in maintaining a clean / safe work environment, checking equipment for calibration, safety, and cleanliness.


¨       Responsible for replenishment and maintenance of Emergency Drug Kits (EDK)


¨       Performs other tasks as assigned.



Job Requirements

Certified Pharmacy Technician




  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • State of Illinois Pharmacy Technician license is required.
  • PTCB Certification is highly desired. –
  • 1 year of pharmacy experience
  • Attention to detail and be able to work under deadlines  
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Excellent data entry and customer service skills
  • Availability to work 10am - 6:30pm shift; This position will need to work every other weekend and possible holidays.

Job Snapshot

Contact Name Rx relief
Contact Phone 800-797-3543
Post Date 7/11/2014
Location Bensenville, IL
Base Pay $12.00 - $14.00 /Hour
Other Pay Depending on Experience
Employment Type Full-Time
Job Type Pharmaceutical, Health Care, Other
Education Not Specified
Experience At least 2 year(s)
Manages Others No
Industry Healthcare - Health Services, Pharmaceutical, Other Great Industries
Required Travel Not Specified
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