Sample Pharmacy Technician Job Description

Job Description

[CompanyX] is a quality-focused organization with an outstanding pharmacy department. We pride ourselves on delivering a superior patient experience to keep our community healthy. [CompanyX] is looking for a pharmacy technician who possesses a drive to keep our pharmacy running smoothly—and to impress patients with extraordinary care. As a member of our dynamic team, you will support the pharmacist on duty, along with the physicians and clinicians who treat our patients. From keeping our medications stocked to assisting patients with inquiries about dosage and side effects, you will play a valuable role in helping our pharmacy operate.

Objectives of this Role

  • Complete transactions and coordinate patient insurance information
  • Provide exemplary customer service and demonstrate our mission of delivering high-quality care at all times
  • Increase the quality, security, and compliance of our pharmacological services
  • Support physicians, pharmacists, and patients as needed
  • Maintain a clean and orderly pharmacy that complies with local, state, and federal regulations
  • Improve the efficiency of our pharmacological services by following pharmacy processes and procedures

Daily and Monthly Responsibilities

  • Complete patient payment transactions and coordinate insurance information
  • Confirm the validity of prescriptions, patient information, and other key information, using our database
  • Assist pharmacists in organizing medications, measuring and preparing doses, and packaging and labeling patient prescriptions
  • Maintain consistent pharmacological practices by regularly checking drug inventory, properly stocking medications, and monitoring supplies
  • Perform administrative tasks that include: recordkeeping, responding to insurance claims, answering phones
  • Uphold all local, state, and federal guidelines and regulations including HIPAA, FDA, and DEA

Skills and Qualifications

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Previous experience as a pharmacy technician
  • Understanding of medication dosage and measurement
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Knowledge of digital prescription databases
  • Attention to detail

Preferred Qualifications

  • Additional certifications a plus