Mar 02, 2021

Pharmacy Technician - Naval Medical Center

  • The Arora Group, Inc.
  • Temecula, CA, USA
Full time

Job Description

Pharmacy Technicians to work in the outpatient pharmacy at Naval Medical Center's Branch Medical Clinic at Temecula, California.  The Pharmacy Technicians will work in a fast-paced setting working 8 hours shifts, days, between the hours of 6:00 a.m. and 7:00 p.m., Monday through Friday, serving active duty military, their families, and retired military personnel.
DUTIES OF THE PHARMACY TECHNICIAN: 

  • Perform a full range of pharmacy technician procedures.
  • Perform pharmaceutical dispensing duties including filling new outpatient prescriptions, refilling prescriptions, and entering orders into databases.
  • Perform information consultation duties including supporting new and refill prescriptions, supporting patient requests, supporting physician’s requests, monitoring for drug interactions, and reporting adverse drug reactions.
  • Perform quality improvement duties including performing drug storage inspection, reviewing expired supplies, and producing error and workload reports and documentation.
  • Perform supply process duties including assisting with new orders, stocking/restocking shelves, inventory maintenance, producing stock reports.
  • Utilize pharmacy computer and robotic systems in accordance with hospital protocols.
  • Prepare inpatient medications including compound sterile preparations. 

QUALIFICATIONS OF THE PHARMACY TECHNICIAN:

  • Possess and maintain a current certification and registration by the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB).
  • Be a graduate from a Pharmacy Technician program accredited by the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP), OR successful completion of a formal pharmacy technician training program (i.e., a technical, hospital, or retail-based program) OR a formal pharmacy technician training program of the US military.
  • Possess a minimum of 1 year of full-time experience after graduation as a Pharmacy Technician.
  • U.S. Citizen (required to access Gov't computer systems
  • Current CPR/BLS

COMPENSATION & BENEFITS:

  • Competitive salary and benefits
  • 17 days paid vacation per year!
  • 10 paid Federal holidays
  • Health & Welfare allowance mostly covers health insurance, short- and long-term disability insurance
  • Dental and Vision insurance plans