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Pharmacy Technician in Martinez, CA at MGA Healthcare

Date Posted: 6/19/2018

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Job Description

Pharmacy Technician Job Summary:

MGA Healthcare is seeking a pharmacy technician for an opportunity available in Martinez, CA. This pharmacy tech role is an entry-level, full-time position offering competitive weekly pay and full benefits after only 30 days of full-time employment. You will also gain excellent hospital pharmacy technician experience while assigned to inpatient services.

You will:

  • Assist Pharmacists by maintaining required pharmacy supplies and equipment at workstations
  • Receive prescriptions, screen for financial category, as appropriate
  • Order, receive, unpack, verify prices, prepare pricing labels, and store incoming merchandise
  • Assist in maintaining adequate stock levels of drugs and supplies in the pharmacy
  • Keep accurate records of stock dispensed and distributed
  • Maintain accurate and complete records for all controlled substances received, issued, returned, or wasted
  • Prepare refill lists, pulls stock, and refills automated dispensing machines
  • Process credits to patients or clinic areas for returned/unused medications
  • Obtain drugs from stock and counts, pours, mixes or compounds pharmaceuticals under the direct supervision of a Pharmacist
  • Assists Pharmacists in performing all quality monitors (e.g. fridge temperatures, end-product testing, etc)
  • Performs basic arithmetic calculations including dosages and flow rates
  • Processes medication reconciliation documents in the computer system
  • Performs inspections (e.g. expired med check) under the supervision of a pharmacist

What we are looking for:

  • An entry-level pharmacy technician interested in gaining invaluable work experience at a full-service hospital
  • A valid pharmacy technician license issued by the state of California is required
  • A 4-year degree in a science major is preferred or an Associate's in pharmacy technology
  • Strong mathematical skills are required to accurately perform dosage calculations and flow rates

How to apply: 

  • To apply please email or click the apply button to submit an application.